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[Uniforms of the 26th Cameronian Regiment].

[Uniforms of the 26th Cameronian Regiment].

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Written in English

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  • Great Britain. -- Army. -- Cameronians.

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    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 until , when it was ranked as the 26th Foot. In , it merged with the 90th Regiment of Foot (Perthshire Volunteers) to form the. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion Librivox Free Audiobook Clint Taylor 배워봅서 관광일본어 - KCTV제주방송 Child development podcast Canada’s EPL soccer podcast Entrepreneur Making An Impact Podcast.

    Wanted: Digital copies of Group photographs, Scrapbooks, Autograph books, photo albums, newspaper clippings, letters, postcards and ephemera relating to WW2. We would like to obtain digital copies of any documents or photographs relating to WW2 you may have at home.   There are o Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) pension and service records (for this regiment - and its antecedents) in various War Office series held at the National Archives. Clicking on the link will take you to the results on Findmypast but you will need a subscription or Pay-Per-View credits to actually view the records. Some of these records can also be viewed on-line on Ancestry.

    In Mary Norton's book The Borrowers, Arietty has a calendar diary associating with each day of the year a saying or exhortation, plus a reminder of a historical event for the ninth of July is: "July 9th, Cameronian Colours displayed in Glasgow Cathedral." I was asked by my wife, who was assisting in a translation of the book from English to Chinese, to help discover which event. Until the regiment wore a unique full dress uniform, comprising a rifle green shako with black upright plume, rifle green doublet and Douglas tartan regiment's cap badge featured a Mullet from the coat of arms of the Douglas family on a stringed bugle within two sprigs of pipers of the 1st Battalion wore a.


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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 26th (Cameronian) Regiment at the storming of Chuenpi, Origins.

InWilliam of Orange landed in England to seize the throne from his father-in-law, King James II. Presbyterians in Scotland’s Convention (or parliament) welcomed the coup and raised troops to.

The 1st/26th (Cameronians) Regiment of Foot 26th (The Cameronians) 19 Aug The 1st/26th Foot embarked at Portsmouth from Chatham on 7 August It disembarked at Malta on 19 August. The 26th Regiment had an average strength of men.

The use of the Douglas tartan reflects the [Uniforms of the 26th Cameronian Regiment]. book of the 26th Cameronian Regiment.

Inwhen the regiment was designated a rifle regiment, the officers and men were clothed in the distinctive Rifle Green cloth with bands of black thistle lace on the shako and black cords.

The pipers of the regiment also wore the Douglas tartan. This is from a Book(Scots of the Line) written shortly after WW2. "In the 26th and the 90th were amalgamated to form The Cameronians(Scottish Rifles)-the only rifle regiment in Scotland." The Book does however use both titles quite freely e.g.

Nov 9, - ₪ ~ "Whit's fur ye'll no go past ye" - The Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) was an infantry regiment of the British Army, the only regiment of rifles amongst the Scottish regiments of infantry. It was formed in under the Childers Reforms by the amalgamation of two other regiments: 26th Cameronian Regiment and 90th Perthshire Light Infantry.

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My library. The Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) was a rifle regiment of the British Army, the only regiment of rifles amongst the Scottish regiments of infantry.

It was formed in under the Childers Reforms by the amalgamation of the 26th Cameronian Regiment and the 90th Perthshire Lightwhen reductions were required, the regiment chose to be disbanded rather than amalgamated with.

The 26th Regiment of Foot had been formed at that place and date in Regimental Museum. Regimental Museum of the Cameronians (The Scottish Rifles), Mote Hill, Muir Street, Hamilton, Lanarkshire ML3 6BY, Scotland.

Phone: +44 (0) Covers the history of the regimentshowing uniforms, medals, banners and campaign relics. Muster Books and Pay Lists, [database online]. Original data: "WO12 Commissary General of Musters Office and successors: General Muster Books and Pay Lists" The National Archives.

Gerald served with the 26th Infantry Division, st Infantry Regiment, Company M. Gerald W. Turcotte was born on 15 February in Potsdam, New York. He enlisted on 13 November While serving with the st Infantry Regiment, Company M he was probably Killed in Action on 19 November near Bedestroff, France.

He died because of a. James, Earl of Angus, who raised the 2Gth Cameronian Regiment in and was killed at the battie of Steinltirl. Badge of pattern worn to This is a larger version worn by Sergeants.

Sealed 12th September The predecessor Regiment was raised in by the Earl of Angus, eldest son of the Marquis of Douglas, and was known by his name and, almost from the outset, as "The Cameronians". 26th (The Cameronians) Regiment of Foot Formed in and designated as the 26th regiment in In the regiment arrived in New Jersey and sent in to Montreal.

It surrendered at St. Johns and was exchanged in December It was reformed in New York and sent to Philadelphia in In it returned to New York. Major in 26th Foot 2 January ; on half-pay October Sources: War Office.

Army Lists to London: various years. Carter, Thomas. Historical Record of the Twenty-Sixth or Cameronian Regiment. London: W.O Mitchell, Chichester, Henry Manners, and Burges-Short, Henry. The 26th came under fire but were not actually engaged directly with the enemy. Malplaquet The battle of Malplaquet was fought on French soil on 11th September The regiment was positioned in the centre, again under the Earl of Orkney.

13 manuscript letters written for and about Pte Daniel Sheppey, 29th (The Worcestershire) Regiment of Foot and 26th (The Cameronians) Regiment of Foot. Archives: Daguerrotype showing either the 26th Regiment or the 90th Regiment formed up in a colonial station, possibly Gibraltar, where the 26th were garrisoned(c).

THE 26TH (OR CAMERONIAN) REGIMENT Edited, with an introduction and commentary, by Stephen Wood, Keeper, Scottish United Services Museum.

was a year of some significance in the career of Thomas Carter, Principal Clerk in the Adjutant-General's Department at the War Office. He produced two books and he died.

The books were: Historical Record of. 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.

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 .