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 ...

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

SEOOND EDITION

... Brigade, the Fourth Gourkhas, and the 20th Punjaub Infantry, moved up the Khyber Pass. At six o'clock the Third aud pait of the Fourth Brigades, uuder General Browne, consisting of the 51st Light Infantry and the 45th Sikhs, with an ! elephant battery aud ...

Published: Saturday 23 November 1878
Newspaper: Lancaster Gazette
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 333 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

THE ROCHDALE PENSIONERS, AND THE INAUGURATION OF THE WELLINGTON STATUE

... Buersill, Light Dragoons James Lord, Cut Gate, 3rd Foot Guards. John Brierley, igslate,3rd Foot Guards. George Morton, (or Wellington's Own Regiment). William Ashton, Royal Artillery driver. Richard Bcntjnck, 23rd Welsh Fusiliers. John Swift, 51st Light Infantry ...

Published: Saturday 06 September 1856
Newspaper: Rochdale Observer
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 504 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

SWAN INFANTICIDE

... Uth Battalion Imperial Yeomanry, captured near Lindley. Brigadier General J. Doran the Campaign 1877. and with the 51st Light Infantry Sunorintondent of Army Signalling in the .Afghan War of CO. was present the attack aixl oapt-irw Aii was mcntiomvl in ...

Published: Thursday 07 June 1900
Newspaper: Lancashire Evening Post
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 485 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

BOMBARDMENT AND CAPTURE OF ALT.MUSJID

... and the Twen- tieth Punjab Infantry— movod up the Khyber Pass. At aix tho third and part of the fourth brigades, un- dt r General Browne, consisting of the 51st Light Infantry, the 81st Foot, the 6th Native Light ...

Published: Wednesday 27 November 1878
Newspaper: Lancaster Gazette
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 511 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

Dr. McDilli about to start as lummary of Swedenborgianism America. The Frussian govemmeut has forbidden the ..

... been Ireland but once the course of his life! lancers, 43rd light infantry, and Highlanders are from the Cape of Good Hope to the East Indies to relieve the 15th hussars, 51st light infantry, and 94th, who are to come home. The battalion the ...

The Queen's Birthday. Military Old Trafford. —On Saturday, the day appointed for bration of her Majesty's ..

... exceedingly favourable for the occasion. The tr viewed consisted of two squadrons of the 3rd Light Drag squadron of the Light Dragoons, and ten compani 51st Light Infantry. The major-general, mounted on bay charger, appeared on the ground ...

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