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== Chronology ==
 
== Chronology ==
*'''1793''' raised as the 81st Regiment of Foot (Loyal Lincoln Volunteers)
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*'''1793''' raised as the '''81st Regiment of Foot'''
*'''1881''' amalgamated into The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment
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*'''1802''' absorbed the Loyal Lincoln Volunteers (Villagers)
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*'''1832''' became the 81st Regiment of Foot (Loyal Lincoln Volunteers)
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*'''1881''' amalgamated with [[47th Regiment of Foot|47th (Lancashire) Regiment of Foot]] to form The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment
 
*'''1970''' amalgamated with The Lancashire Regiment to form The Queen's Lancashire Regiment
 
*'''1970''' amalgamated with The Lancashire Regiment to form The Queen's Lancashire Regiment
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*'''2006''' amalgamated with the King’s Own Royal Border Regiment and the King’s Regiment to become the Duke of Lancaster's Regiment (King's Lancashire and Border)
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== Service in British India ==
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*'''1853''' India (1st Btn)
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*'''1857''' [[Indian Mutiny]] (1st Btn)
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*'''1874''' India (1st Btn)
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*'''1878''' [[2nd Afghan War]] (1st Btn)
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*'''1881''' [[Bengal]] (2nd Btn)
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*'''1884''' [[Bombay]] (1st Btn)
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*'''1884''' [[Quetta]] (1st Btn)
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*'''1889''' [[Mhow]] (1st Btn)
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*'''1892''' [[Kamptee]] (1st Btn)
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*'''1910''' [[Poona]]/[[Bangalore]] (2nd Btn)
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*'''1924''' [[Secunderabad]] (1st Btn)
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*'''1929''' [[Calcutta]] (1st Btn)
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*'''1931''' [[Waziristan]] (1st Btn)
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*'''1932''' [[Cawnpore]] (1st Btn)
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==British Library==
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The British Library has the books
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*''The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment'', in 2 Volumes, by Colonel H. C. Wylly  1933
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*''A short history of the Loyal Regiment'' 1965
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== External links ==
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/81st_Foot 81st Foot] Wikipedia<br>
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Loyal_North_Lancashire_Regiment Loyal North Lancashire Regiment] Wikipedia<br>
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*[http://web.archive.org/web/20080102231008/http://www.regiments.org/regiments/uk/inf/081-793.htm  81st (Loyal Lincoln Volunteers) Regiment of Foot] including
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**[http://web.archive.org/web/20071221233636/http://regiments.org/deploy/uk/reg-inf/081-1.htm deployments] Regiments.org, an archived site.<br>
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*[http://web.archive.org/web/20071218193222/www.regiments.org/regiments/uk/inf/047Loyal.htm The  Loyal Regiment(North Lancashire)]  including deployments:
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**[http://web.archive.org/web/20071213234347/http://regiments.org/deploy/uk/reg-inf/047-1.htm  1st Battalion] and [http://web.archive.org/web/20071221233636/http://regiments.org/deploy/uk/reg-inf/081-1.htm 2nd Battalion] Regiments.org (archived site)<br>
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*[http://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/army/regiments-and-corps/the-british-infantry-regiments-of-1914-1918/loyal-north-lancashire-regiment/ The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment] from the Long, Long Trail: the British Army in the Great War of 1914-1918. The 2nd Battalion were in Bangalore in August 1914 and landed at Tanga, German East Africa, with the 27th Indian Brigade 3 November 1914<br>
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Queen%27s_Lancashire_Regiment Queen's Lancashire Regiment] Wikipedia<br>
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*[http://www.lancashireinfantrymuseum.org.uk Lancashire Infantry Museum], includes the East Lancashire Regiment ([[30th Regiment of Foot|30th]] and [[59th Regiment of Foot|59th]] of Foot), the South Lancashire Regiment ([[40th Regiment of Foot|40th]] and [[82nd Regiment of Foot|82nd]] of Foot),  the Loyal North Lancashire Regiment ([[47th Regiment of Foot|47th]] and 81st of Foot)
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*[https://web.archive.org/web/20160304080911/https://www.army.mod.uk/documents/general/Regimental_History.pdf “The Regimental History of the Duke of Lancaster’s Regiment”] army.mod.uk, now an archived webpage.
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:The constituent regiments are the [[4th Regiment of Foot|4th]], [[8th Regiment of Foot|8th]], [[30th Regiment of Foot|30th]], [[34th Regiment of Foot|34th]], [[40th Regiment of Foot|40th]], [[47th Regiment of Foot|47th]], [[55th Regiment of Foot|55th]], [[59th Regiment of Foot|59th]], [[63rd Regiment of Foot|63rd]], [[81st Regiment of Foot|81st]], [[82nd Regiment of Foot|82nd]] and  [[96th Regiment of Foot|96th]] Regiments of Foot.
  
== External Links ==
 
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/81st_Foot 81st Foot] Wikipedia<br>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Loyal_North_Lancashire_Regiment Loyal North Lancashire Regiment] Wikipedia<br>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Queen%27s_Lancashire_Regiment Queen's Lancashire Regiment] Wikipedia
 
 
[[Category:British Army Infantry Regiments]]
 
[[Category:British Army Infantry Regiments]]

Latest revision as of 05:29, 17 January 2018

Chronology

  • 1793 raised as the 81st Regiment of Foot
  • 1802 absorbed the Loyal Lincoln Volunteers (Villagers)
  • 1832 became the 81st Regiment of Foot (Loyal Lincoln Volunteers)
  • 1881 amalgamated with 47th (Lancashire) Regiment of Foot to form The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment
  • 1970 amalgamated with The Lancashire Regiment to form The Queen's Lancashire Regiment
  • 2006 amalgamated with the King’s Own Royal Border Regiment and the King’s Regiment to become the Duke of Lancaster's Regiment (King's Lancashire and Border)

Service in British India

British Library

The British Library has the books

  • The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment, in 2 Volumes, by Colonel H. C. Wylly 1933
  • A short history of the Loyal Regiment 1965

External links

The constituent regiments are the 4th, 8th, 30th, 34th, 40th, 47th, 55th, 59th, 63rd, 81st, 82nd and 96th Regiments of Foot.