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account of the regiments of Royal Lancashire Militia, 1759 to 1870

J. G. Rawstorne

account of the regiments of Royal Lancashire Militia, 1759 to 1870

by J. G. Rawstorne

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Published by H. Longman in Lancaster .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- Army. -- Royal Lancashire Militia.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled by permission, from official sources, and dedicated to his brother officers, by J.G. Rawstorne.
    ContributionsGreat Britain. Army. Royal Lancashire Militia.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 357, xxxixp. ;
    Number of Pages357
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16234633M

    The reforms gave territorial titles to all the regiments to place them, for recruitment purposes, in different parts of Britain. To the existing two battalions of the King's Own were added two battalions of the Royal Lancashire Militia who became the 3rd and 4th (Militia) Battalions. Uniform. —Blue with Scarlet facings (from ). Plume, Red. Regimental Badge. —"The Royal Arms." Nicknames. —(1) The Oxford Blues, circa , from its Colonel's name, the Earl of Oxford, and in distinction to a blue habited Dutch Regiment commanded by the Earl of Portland; (2) The Blue Guards () during the Campaign in Flanders; and (3) The Blues—a .

    The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment ( – ) regiments of Foot, with the two battalions of the 3 rd Royal Lancashire (Duke of Lancaster’s Own) Militia. The latter, it will be remembered, was one of the ‘supplementary’ militia corps raised in , and likewise one of those retained on the ground of superior efficiency when the. 2nd Royal Lancashire Militia (Duke of Lancaster`s Own Rifles) Victorian OR`s glengarry badge circa A fine rare die-stamped brass example. Within a crowned strap inscribed?Duke of Lancasters Own Rifles?, a laurel wreath with Rose to centre.

    The uniform of the 1st Royal Lancashire Militia as worn by Captain Thomas Plumbe. The oldest, most complete, British army uniform in the world, similar to the pattern worn at the Battle of Culloden in and in the Wars of American Independence. Jun 7, - Photographs and clippings of the men of the Loyal North Lancashire Regiment See more ideas about Ww1 soldiers and The loyal pins.


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