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FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE

... her Majesty's 51st Light Infantry, the ISth Royal Irish, the 40th Bengal Native Infantry, and part of my artillery. The Bengal guns, under Major Reid, were ordered to move in advance, covered by four companies of the 51st ...

Published: Saturday 05 June 1852
Newspaper: Leeds Intelligencer
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3561 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

HOME-COMING OF

... the Tattoo, and this will be the first time that the old 51st Light Infantry has visited Leeds as a battalion since 1782. Tlie first Battalion of tlic K.0.Y.L.1. is the lineal descendant of the 51st Foot, after*' wards “The 2nd Yorkshire, West Riding, Regt ...

Published: Wednesday 15 June 1938
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 399 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

GENERAL SIR A. WYNNE

... Keeper of the Jewel House at the Tower of London and Colonel of the King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry from 1913 to 1927. Sir Arthur joined the 51st Light Infantry (now the Ist Batt. K.0.Y.L.1.) when 16. ',He served in the Jowaki Expedition ...

Published: Saturday 08 February 1936
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 328 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

REINFORCEMENTS FOR INDIA

... Regiment expect to embark at Kingstown for India about ...

Published: Saturday 25 July 1857
Newspaper: Leeds Intelligencer
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 408 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

ENTERTAINMENT TO SOLDIERS AT BOMBAY

... ENTERTAINMENT TO SOLDIERS AT BOMBAY. The 51st Light Infantry, and the remain** companies of the 72nd, have arrived at Bombay- latter noble-looking regiment leaves for Guzerat t^ [S marched up for service in Rajpootana. The Bth follow them in about a ...

Published: Saturday 06 February 1858
Newspaper: Leeds Times
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 580 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

REINFORCEMENTS FOR INDIA

... Fusilier?, 52nd Light Infantry, 70th, 81st, 94th, I 98th Regiments, to embark on board the Eastern Mon: arch, at Gravesend, for Kurrachee; 383 men and oue officer of tbe 3rd Dragoon Guards, Bth Hussars, 17th Lan| cers, 51st Light Infantry, ...

Published: Saturday 26 June 1858
Newspaper: Leeds Intelligencer
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 402 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

MANIFESTO OF EAST INDIA DIRECTORS

... 3rd Dragoon Guards, 30 men of the 8th Huswarp, and *lO mnen of the 17th Lancers, from Ca(nterbury ; 160 meen of the 51st Light Infantry, from Wliniir; ios mseen of the 5Gth Regiment, from Col- chester; aud one officer of the 57th Regiment, from Cork; total ...

Published: Thursday 01 July 1858
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 877 | Page: 4 | Tags: News 

PERSONALIA

... and Lieutenant-Colonel in 1896. He aw his first active service in 1877, when he served with the 51st Light Infantry (Ist. King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry) in the Jowaki Campaign, when he received a medal with cla-sp. With the same ...

Published: Saturday 08 December 1900
Newspaper: Leeds Times
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 692 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

HUSSARS BEAT “KOYLIS” Point Victory on Historic Day From Our Own Correspondent YORK, Tuesday Heavy rain ..

... celebrations commemmorate a Peninsular War incident, when the Hussars (then the 15th Hussars) and the K.0.Y.L.1.S (then the 51st Light Infantry) were ordered by Wellington to cross the River Esla, and the Hussars went to the rescue a number of the infantrymen ...

Published: Wednesday 01 June 1938
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 520 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

NATAL AND IQLITAB7

... of the summer. The 2d battalion 22d, from the Mauritius, battalion sth, from the Cape, the Ist battalion 20th, 34th, 51st Light Infantry, 97tn and 98th Regiments, from India during the spring. In consequence of the establishment of the new overland traiuqiort ...

MORNING EXPRESS

... the same plain becoming costume, was received with ern a Royal salute, the guard of honour being furnished fo by the 51st Light Infantry. The interview to was held in Major Cavagnari's double-poled tent. The chairs were arranged in horseshoe fashion, so ...

Published: Monday 12 May 1879
Newspaper: Leeds Mercury
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1575 | Page: 3 | Tags: News 

ANOTHER CARLISLE MAN MISSING

... both offences wilfully, and sent him prison for one month's hard labour on each charge, one term follow the other. The 51st Light Infantry Peninsular Memorial, which is to be pi a'ad York Minster, has now been completed. The unveiling ceremony will performed ...