The records of the King"s own borderers, or, Old Edinburgh regiment



Publisher: Chapman and Hall in London

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Armies -- Great Britain.,
  • Armées -- Grande-Bretagne.,
  • Canada -- History -- Fenian Invasions, 1866-1870.,
  • Canada -- Histoire -- 1866-1870 (Invasions des Fenians)

Edition Notes

Statementedited by R.T. Higgins.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 06993, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 06993
ContributionsHiggins, R.T. 1839-1891.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination5 microfiches (211 fr.).
Number of Pages211
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23351181M
ISBN 100665069936

Description. British Army King’s Own Scottish Borderers antique print. The King’s Own Scottish Borderers was a line infantry regiment of the British Army. The regiment was raised on 18 March by David Melville, 3rd Earl of Leven to defend Edinburgh against the Jacobite forces of James ’s claimed that men were recruited within the space of two hours. The regiment was one of only five in the line infantry never to have been amalgamated before The King’s Own Scottish Borderers amalgamated with Royal Scots on 1 August taking the name Royal Scots Borderers, 1st Battalion Royal Regiment of Scotland or 1 SCOTS. It’s claimed that men were recruited within the space of two hours. The King's Own Scottish Borderers. Formed in Edinburgh within a matter of hours in to help put down a rebellion by Highland clansmen which was intended to restore the Stuarts to British throne, this unit's first battle was a defeat. But the raw recruits were among the few soldiers to keep their heads at the Battle of Killiecrankie. The Records of the King's Own Borderers, Or, Old Edinburgh Regiment: R T Higgins: Books - or: R T Higgins.

The history of the King's Own Scottish Borderers goes back to when it was formed as the Edinburgh Regiment, and over the next two hundred years it served under various guises; the 25th (Edinburgh) Regiment of Foot from , the Sussex Regiment in , and the King's Own Borderers in , before their Scottish identity was added to this title in Leslie - Trews worn by the King's Own Scottish Borderers. London Regiment - This tartan was designed in by Johnstons of Elgin on the request of the London Regiment which, in formed a combined force of The London Scottish TA, The Queen's Regiment, The City of London Fusiliers, and The London Irish. 25th (or King’s Own Borderers) Regt. of Foot. Penrith, Cumberland: 26th (or Cameronian) Regiment of Foot: 27th (or Inniskilling) Regiment of Foot. Inniskilling, County Fermanagh; Glasgow, Lanarkshire. Ballyshannon, County Donegal. Ballyshannon, County Donegal. Newry, County Down. war record of 4th battalion king s own scottish borderers Download war record of 4th battalion king s own scottish borderers or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get war record of 4th battalion king s own scottish borderers book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the.

Reference to R.T. Higgins Book 'The Records of the King's Own Borderers, or, Old Edinburgh Regiment', This Officer is Listed in the Appendix of List of Officers of 25th Regiment (The King's Own Borderers0 for Note he is an M.D. The King's Own Scottish Borderers is one of only two Scottish regiments never to have been amalgamated until it joined forces with The Royal Scots to form the 1st battalion of The Royal Regiment of Scotland in It is also unusual in that it lost its Scottish status between and when it served as the 25th (Sussex) Regiment of Foot. I able to obtained this officers full name 'John Andros Guille' from R.T. Higgins book, the Records of the King's Own Borderers or Old Edinburgh Regiment, Appendix List of Officers of the 25th Regiment (The King's Own Borderers) for The records of the King's own borderers, or, Old Edinburgh regiment ().pdf The register of apprentices of the city of Edinburgh, 28 ().pdf The register of apprentices of the city of Edinburgh, 35 ().pdf.

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Inon becoming the county regiment for four south-eastern Scottish counties, it added ‘Scottish’ to its name. From to1st Battalion was fighting in the Boer War (). The King's Own Scottish Borderers is one of only two Scottish regiments never to have been amalgamated until it joined forces with The Royal Scots to form the 1st battalion of The Royal Regiment of Scotland in It is also unusual in that it lost its Scottish status between and when it served as the 25th (Sussex) Regiment of in Edinburgh inits first operational.

The King's Own Scottish Borderers - Actions against the French Navy: "Glorious First of June" and the capture of two French ships, 14th March (Regiment serving as marines.). The Regiment was created in as a crisis measure for the defence of Edinburgh against the Jacobites. The Regiment was recruited “by beat of drum” along the Royal Mile (the High Street in the Old Town) of the City of Edinburgh in the record time of two hours with men flocking to join the Earl of Leven to safeguard their city.

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Rate it * You Rated it *. The King's Own Scottish Borderers or the City of Edinburgh Regiment was an infantry regiment of the British Army, part of the Scottish Division. It was raised on 18 March by the Earl of Leven to defend Edinburgh against the Jacobite forces of James II. It is said that men were recruited within the space of two hours.

The Regiment's first action was at the Battle of Killiecrankie on The records of the King's Own Borderers, or Old Edinburgh Regiment. (Book, ) [] Get this from a library. The records of the King's Own Borderers, or Old Edinburgh Regiment. Buy The records of the King's Own Borderers: Or Old Edinburgh Regiment by Higgins, R.

T (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : R. T Higgins. the recruiting area was moved to the Scottish Borders region and the regiment became known as the King's Own Borderers Regiment of Foot (1st and 2nd Battalions).

- the Second Anglo-Afghan War renamed the Khyber Line Force while guarding the. On 18 Marchthe Earl of Leven formed the Kings Own Scottish Borderers Regiment in Edinburgh.

The regiment was created to defend Edinburgh from the forces of King James VII and it was said that men joined the regiment in just two hours. The Records of the King's Own Borderers Or, Old Edinburgh Regiment: Higgins, R T: Books - or: R T Higgins.

There are o King's Own Scottish Borderers 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. The records of the King's own borderers, or, Old Edinburgh regiment: London: Chapman and Hall, Higgins, R.T.

(Richard Thomas), The King's Own Royal Regiment (Lancaster) was a line infantry regiment of the British served under various titles and fought in many wars and conflicts, including both the First and the Second World Wars, from to Inthe regiment was amalgamated with the Border Regiment to form the King's Own Royal Border Regiment.

Previous names include the 2nd Tangier Regiment, Her. Records of the King's own borderers, or, Old Edinburgh regiment. London: Chapman and Hall, (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: R T Higgins.

in memory of officers, non-commissioned officers and men who, whilst/ serving with the king's own scottish borderers, (the edinburgh regiment)/ gave their lives for their country during the following campaigns afghanistan, egypt, / chin lushai, chitral, / tirah, south africa, inscription.

HISTORICAL RECORDS of THE KING'S OWN SCOTTISH BORDERERS Description: A. RECORDS DOWN TO KOSB A1/1& 2. Raising of the Regiment. KOSB A2/1& 2. Correspondence. KOSB A3/ Regimental Orders.

KOSB A4/1. Returns. KOSB A5/ Nominal Rolls. KOSB A6/1. Courts Martial. KOSB A7/ Supplies and Equipment. 2nd Kings Own Scottish Borderers were attached to 13th Infantry Brigade 5th Division and was part of the British Expeditionary Force (John French, serving as the first Commander-in-Chief of the BEF) The First Battle of the Marne fought between 5 and 12 September marked the end of the German sweep into France and the beginning of the trench warfare that was to characterise World War One.

Kings Own Scottish Borderers. a Also, 7th/8th Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. Kitchener New Army Battalion, (K2).

Formed at Berwick-on-Tweed in September In Bethune, Pas-de-Calais, on 28th Maythe 7th (Service) Battalion & the 8th .The King's Own Scottish Borderers was a line infantry regiment of the British Army, part of the Scottish 28 March the regiment was amalgamated with the Royal Scots, the Royal Highland Fusiliers (Princess Margaret's Own Glasgow and Ayrshire Regiment), the Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment), the Highlanders (Seaforth, Gordons and Camerons) and the Argyll and Sutherland.Borderers, 18th of Marchnce raise a glass.

‘The Committee may be pleased to grant warrant to the Earl of Levin, with all expedition to levie ane regiment of foot consisting of eight hundred men, and to beat drummes to that effect.