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Historical record of the Sixth Regiment of Dragoon Guards, or the Carabineers

containing an account of the formation of the regiment in 1685, and of its subsequent services to 1839

by Richard Cannon

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Published by Longman, Orme, Clowes in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 48342, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 48342
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination2 microfiches (73 fr.)
Number of Pages73
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24642437M
ISBN 100665483422

In , the regiment was merged with the 6th Dragoon Guards (Carabiniers). Both units were in India at the time. The new force was initially known as the 3rd/6th Dragoon Guards, but six years later it adopted elements of both predecessor regiment's names, becoming the 3rd Carabiniers (Prince of Wales's Dragoon Guards).   The Royal Dragoon Guards have a long and distinguished history dating from Originally raised as regiments of horse and dragoons, they were subsequently designated as the 4th, 5th and 7th Dragoon Guards and the 6th (Inniskilling) s: 4.

  Napoleon is said to have commented of the regiment, 'Ah, ces terribles chevaux gris (those terrible grey horses)'. Today the captured eagle is the regimental badge of the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards, formed from an amalgamation of 3rd Dragoon Guards, 6th Dragoon Guards and the Scots Greys - Scotland's senior regiment and her only regular s: 4. The Carabiniers (6th Dragoon Guards) was a cavalry regiment of the British Army. It was formed in as the Lord Lumley's Regiment of Horse. It was renamed as His Majesty's 1st Regiment of Carabiniers in , the 3rd Regiment of Horse (Carabiniers) in and the .

The Royal Dragoon Guards have a long and distinguished history dating from Originally raised as regiments of horse and dragoons, they were subsequently designated as the 4th, 5th, and 7th Dragoon G A regimental history of the Royal Dragoon Guards, who have fought in all of Britain's major wars, and have an operational service record 4/5(1). Title: The Historical Record of The Fifth or Princess Charlotte of Wales's Regiment of Dragoon Guards Containing an Account of the Formation of the Regiment in ; with its Subsequent Services to Author: Richard Cannon Release Date: Ap [EBook #] Language: English Character set encoding: UTF-8 *** START OF THIS PROJECT.


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Historical record of the Sixth Regiment of Dragoon Guards, or the Carabineers by Richard Cannon Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Carabiniers (6th Dragoon Guards) was a cavalry regiment of the British Army. The regiment was descended from the Ninth Horse regiment, raised in response to the Duke of Monmouth’s rebellion inthe first year of the reign of King James II. Colonelcy of the Ninth Horse was given to Richard, 2nd Viscount Lumley of Waterford.

Init was renamed the 6th Regiment of Dragoon Guards (Carabineers). Then, inits title changed again to the 6th Dragoon Guards (Carabiniers). Init was sent to the Crimean War (), although the only battle honour it gained there was Sevastopol.

Historical record of the Sixth Regiment of Dragoon Guards, or the Carabineers [microform]: containing an account of the formation of the regiment inand of its subsequent services to by Cannon, Richard, Pages: HISTORICAL RECORD OF THE SIXTH REGIMENT OF DRAGOON GUARDS OR THE CARABINEERS Download Historical Record Of The Sixth Regiment Of Dragoon Guards Or The Carabineers ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to Historical Record Of The Sixth Regiment Of Dragoon Guards Or The Carabineers book. Field Marshal Viscount Allenby The 6th (Inniskilling) Dragoonswas a cavalry regimentin the British Army, first raised in as Sir Albert Cunningham's Regiment of Dragoons.

One of the regiment's most notable battles was the Battle of the Boynein July It became the 6th (Inniskilling) Regiment of Dragoonsin Historical record of the Second, or Queen's Regiment of Dragoon Guards (Queen's Bays) containing an account of the formation of the Regiment inand of its subsequent services to Historical record of the Sixth Regiment of Dragoon Guards, or the Carabineers containing an account of the formation of the.

Internet Archive BookReader Historical record of the Sixth Regiment of Dragoon Guards, or the Carabineers [microform]: containing an account of the formation of the regiment inand of Historical record of the Sixth Regiment of Dragoon Guards subsequent services to HISTORICAL RECORD OF THE SIXTH REGIMENT OF DRAGOONS GUARDS OR THE CARABINEERS - Cannon, Richard.

Author: Cannon, Richard Published by: Longman, Orme And Co., Clowes And Sons Edition: 1st Description: Hardback. Good condition. Modern leather spine and corners, original cloth covers with gilt titles.

3 hand-coloured plates. —Historical Record of the 6th Regiment of Dragoon Guards, or Carabiniers. Illustrated with plates. [London: Longman. ] A Continuation of the Historical Record of the 6th Dragoon Guards (Carabiniers). By Captain [now Major] A. Sprot. [Chatham: Gale and Polden. Books Historical record of the Sixth Regiment of Dragoon Guards, or the Carabineers containing an account of the formation of the Regiment inand of its subsequent services to The 6th (Inniskilling) Dragoons was a cavalry regiment in the British Army, first raised in as Sir Albert Cunningham's Regiment of of the regiment's most notable battles was the Battle of the Boyne in July It became the 6th (Inniskilling) Regiment of Dragoons in The regiment also fought with distinction in the Charge of the Union Brigade at the Battle of Waterloo.

Historical record of the Sixth Regiment of Dragoon Guards, or the Carabineers: containing an account of the formation of the regiment inand of its subsequent services toLongman, Orme, Clowes Microform in EnglishPages: Historical record of the Sixth Regiment of Dragoon Guards, or the Carabineers: containing an account of the formation of the regiment in and of its subsequent.

Inthe Regiment's facings changed from pale yellow to white. When the army was re-organised inmany cavalry regiments changed from 'Horse' to 'Dragoon Guards' as a measure of economy, and the Regiment became the 6th Regiment of Dragoon Guards (Carabineers).The establishment, at this time, was some officers and men, but as troubled brewed in France after the Revolution of History.

It was formed on 2 July at Holyrood, Edinburgh, by the amalgamation of the 3rd Carabiniers (Prince of Wales's Dragoon Guards) (themselves the product of the amalgamation in of 3rd Dragoon Guards (Prince of Wales's) and 6th Dragoon Guards (Carabiniers)), and The Royal Scots Greys (2nd Dragoons).

The regiment has deployed on four tours of Northern Ireland in. Historical record of the 6th Regiment of Dragoon Guards or The Carabiniers; containing an account of the formation of the regiment and of its subsequent services to Author: Cannon, Richard, Publisher: Publisher: Longman, Orme and Co: Date:.

The troop was later disbanded and Talbot made lieutenant-colonel of the Earl of Peterborough's regiment (later 2nd Dragoon Guards). On 29 January he succeeded Lord Lumley as colonel of the Queen Dowager's Regiment of Horse (later 6th Dragoon Guards) and on the landing of the Prince of Orange was promoted brigadier general.

In –2 King William III. constituted the Seventh Regiment of Horse, now Sixth Dragoon Guards, a corps of Carabineers, as an honorary distinction, and for the performance of services for which the other regiments of Horse, being Cuirassiers, were not well adapted.

Kings Dragoon Guards, A Squadron 5th Troop in Written by William Cook. We were stationed at Mageedee Baracks over the causway from Singapor, and were attached to the Gurka regiment we were invited to one of there Annual events were the youngest member had to cut of the head of a young bullock in one go,if not it brought bad luck to the regiment,it was touch and go as most of the gurkas.

The Royal Dragoon Guards have a long and distinguished history dating from Originally raised as regiments of horse and dragoons, they were subsequently designated as the 4th, 5th and 7th Dragoon Guards and the 6th (Inniskilling) Dragoons.

They fought in all of Britain&#;s major wars from the late 17th century onwards, charging at Blenheim with Marlborough&#;s cavalry, at. The Royal Dragoon Guards (and its antecedent Regiments)' archive is located in the Regimental Museum. It is here that we hold a small volume of historical information on the Regiments.

Unfortunately, we hold no individual service records of soldiers who served in the 4th, 5th, or 7th Dragoon Guards, nor the 6th (Inniskilling) Dragoons.In Juneage 17 years, he went to Dublin to join up in the 47th (The Lancashire) Regiment of Foot. He transferred to the 6th Regiment of Dragoon Guards (Carabineers) in January He transferred to the 4th (Royal Irish) Dragoon Guards in March   The Royal Dragoon Guards have a long and distinguished history dating from Originally raised as regiments of horse and dragoons, they were subsequently designated as the 4th, 5th and 7th Dragoon Guards and the 6th (Inniskilling) Dragoons.