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short history of the Cameronians (Scottish Rifles).

Wylly, H. C.

short history of the Cameronians (Scottish Rifles).

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Published by Gale & Polden in Aldershot .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- Army. -- Scottish Rifles.

  • ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22493139M

      From the depths of my family history boxes, I have come across this "Roll of Honour" for the Cameronians. It contains over 7, names with Regimental numbers and Battalions. I am happy to look up any names for anyone.


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short history of the Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). by Wylly, H. C. Download PDF EPUB FB2

It embraced the history of one regiment, The Cameronians, which had its origins in the turbulent period that accompanied the rise of the House of Orange at the end of the 17th century, while its other component part—the 90th (Perthshire Light Infantry)—was raised as a light infantry regiment during the war against Revolutionary France.4/5(2).

The ceremony embraced the history of one regiment, The Cameronians, which had its origins in the turbulent period that accompanied the rise of the House of Orange at the end of the seventeenth century, while its other component part - the 90th (Perthshire Light Infantry) - was raised as a light infantry regiment during the war against 4/5(2).

Short History of the Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). by Wylly, Col. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Cameronians may refer to.

the Cameronian group, a seventeenth-century religious group in Scotland named for its leader, Richard Cameron; the 26th (Cameronian) Regiment of Foot, a regiment of the British Army raised from among the Cameronians, in existence from to ; the Cameronians (Scottish Rifles), a regiment of the British Army formed from the 26th Foot inand disbanded in.

The Disbandment of The Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) There has been speculation recently (April ) that the disbandment of the 1st Battalion The Short history of the Cameronians book (Scottish Rifles) was in some way connected with an incident in the Battalion in the early ’s.

The Cameronians: A Concise History By (author) Trevor Royle. In Mayas part of cutbacks to the British Army, The Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) was disbanded at a moving ceremony held at the same spot in Douglas in Lanarkshire at which it had been raised in And yet, although the regiment is no more, its place in history is unassailable.English, Book, Illustrated edition: A short history of the Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) / by H.C.

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(Harold Carmichael),   The ceremony embraced the history of one regiment, The Cameronians, which had its origins in the turbulent period that accompanied the rise of the House of Orange at the end of the seventeenth century, while its other component part - the 90th (Perthshire Light Infantry) - was raised as a light infantry regiment during the war against Author: Trevor Royle.

The 26th (Cameronian) Regiment of Foot was a Scottish infantry regiment of the British Army, active from to Although the regiment took the name of its first colonel as The Earl of Angus's Regiment, it became popularly known as The Cameronians untilwhen it was ranked as the 26th Foot.

Under the Childers Reforms it amalgamated with the 90th Regiment of Foot (Perthshire Country: Kingdom of Scotland (–), Kingdom of .The Fifth Battalion the Cameronians (Scottish Rifles), Jackson, Son & Co Glasgow Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further.

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We may well say it is a grievous day for Scotland, seeing that your roots have been so closely intertwined with the troubled history of Church and State in this land.

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