97th Regiment of Foot (Queen's Own Germans) [UK]

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97th Regiment of Foot
(Queen's Own Germans)

 

Copyright 1995-2002 by T.F. Mills
Page created 14 September 2000.
Corrected and updated 08.12.2001

1798 The Minorca Regiment
raised at Minorca from prisoners of Swiss regiments in Spanish service
1802 The Queen's Own Germans
1805 97th (Queen's Own Germans) Regiment of Foot 
1816 96th (Queen's Own Germans) Regiment of Foot 
1818 disbanded
1874 history and battle honours inherited by new 96th Regiment
Egypt 18011, Peninsula

1 the Sphinx badge

   
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1798 Sir Charles Stewart
 
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