LOCAL AND PROVINCIAL

... other root crops have benefatted by the rain. The 51st Light Infantry.—ln the early part of the week orders were received from the Horse Guards to the effect that tbe first division of the 51st Light Ihfantry, now stationed at the barracks, ...

LOCAL AND PROVINCIAL

... recruits presented themselves for examination before the surgeons of the 3rd Light Dragoons and 51st Light Infantry, thus :—For cavalry; 119 ; for Royal Artillery, 22; for infantry, 319; and for the East, India Company's service, 20. Of ...

THE LATE LIEUT.-COL LLOYD

... Regiment for four yean. He has distinguished war record, extending back to 1877, when he took part lieutenant in the 51st Light Infantry in the Jowaki Campaign. In tho foilpwing year took part in the Afghan War. and was present the attack and capture All ...

Published: Monday 03 December 1900
Newspaper: Lancashire Evening Post
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 82 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

THE BRITISH IN AFGHANISTAN

... returned Sated Bang. The casualties were: —Lieutenant Palmer, of the Commissariat Department, and one sergeant the 51st Light Infantry, killed, and some ten or twelve men of different corps wounded. A few of the enemy persistently followed and wounded ...

Published: Monday 19 April 1880
Newspaper: Liverpool Echo
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 275 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Extraordinary Career ok a Woulx-be- Soldier.—A man who gave the name of William Taylor applied at the Ashton ..

... been a most extraordinary one, and probably unprecedented in the anuals of fradulent enlistments. He enlisted in the 51st Light Infantry (No. 1,204) in the name of John Harvey, aad was discharged Ootober, 1868. He then enlisted in the 107 th Regiment (No ...

Published: Saturday 24 February 1877
Newspaper: Burnley Advertiser
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 364 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

LATE TELEGRAMS

... operations, has now returned to The casualties were—Lieut Palmer, of the Commhsariat Department, and one sergeant the 51st. light Infantry killed, and some ten twelve men of different corps wounded. A few of the enemy persistently followed and wounded several ...

Published: Monday 19 April 1880
Newspaper: Bolton Evening News
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 454 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

TH E W A 11

... regiments of militia artillery will embark, one for Gibraltar and the other for Malta. The infantry of the line at those places, including the 51st light infantry, 54th, 55th and 82nd foot, and 92nd Highlanders, on being relieved by the militia, will i ...

Published: Saturday 22 September 1855
Newspaper: Bolton Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 550 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

THE AFGHAN WAR,

... Macpherson's road. The third and part of the fourth brigades under General Browne, consisting of the 51st Light Infantry, the 81st Foot, the Native Light flnfantry, and the 45th Sikhs, with an elephant battery and a battery mountain guns, marched forward ...

Published: Friday 22 November 1878
Newspaper: Bolton Evening News
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 707 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

THE POSITION AT CABUL

... and comprise the fcth Carabineers, I Battery C Brigade R.H.A., 9th Foot, 51st Light Infantry, a mountain battery, the 10th Bengal Lancers, 24th, 39th, and 45th Native Infantry; 2d and Ghoorkas, but it will be impossible to move these troops forward until ...

Published: Tuesday 16 December 1879
Newspaper: Manchester Evening News
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 665 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

PAGET'S FIGHTING

... Rhenoster tne ac^ve of the West Riding for four years. has a distinguished war y back to 1877, when took part v%t'' in the 51st Light Infantry the P '' ' following year took the Afghan War, and was present at the 4« Ali Musjid. His next servico Expedition 1884-5 ...

DOMESTIC NEWS

... depots of regiments on foreign service?, 11 regiments of infantrythe 18th royal Irish, 51st light infantry, 54th, 66th, 71st, 72nd, 80th, 82nd, 90th, light infantry, 91st and 9tth. This force will be increased in the courso of the spring the ...

Published: Saturday 04 November 1854
Newspaper: Bolton Chronicle
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 995 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

MARRIAGES AND^ DEATHS. [fn future, all announcements of Births, and Marriages nith Ho Cards,' will be charged ..

... year, General Sir W. H. Elliott, ?? K.H., colonel of the King's Own 51st Light Infantry. Sir William, who was the son of Captain John Elliott, entered the array as ensign of the 51st foot in 1809. In 1861 he was appointed colonel of the 53rd foot, and ...

Published: Saturday 04 April 1874
Newspaper: Lancaster Gazette
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 228 | Page: 9 | Tags: none