The historical records of the regiment from it's formation in 1755 to 1889. Compiled and edited by Colonel W. Rogerson from the orderly room records, this book contains the circumstances of the original formation, the stations where it has been employed, the battles, sieges and military operations it has been involved in, details of the regiments achievements, the uniform and badges they wear.
Most importantly for genealogists it also contains the names of Officers and the number of Privates killed or wounded by the enemy, specifying the place and date of theaction, names of Officers who have been awarded for their gallant services and meritous conduct, the names of all such Officers, Non-Commissioned Officers and Privates as may have specially signalised themselves in action.
High quality scanned images of the whole of the original book. This CD can be viewed by any computer using Adobe Acrobat Reader (version 4 or later recommended). The data on this CD is completely self-contained, and requires no installation.
This CD book has been formatted to be searchable using Adobe Acrobat Reader.
System Requirements: Windows 95, 98, 2000, NT or better, CD-ROM drive, Adobe Acrobat. Also suitable for Macintosh or Unix operating systems.
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