68th (Durham) Regiment of Foot (Light Infantry) [UK]
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68th (Durham)
Regiment of Foot
(Light Infantry)

 

Copyright 1995-2002 by T.F. Mills
Page created 20 July 2000.
Corrected and updated 06.02.2002

1756 2nd Bn, 23rd Regiment of Foot
1758 68th Regiment of Foot
1782 68th (Durham) Regiment of Foot
1808 68th (Durham) Regiment of Foot (Light Infantry)
1881.07.01 united with 106th Regiment of Foot (Bombay Light Infantry) to become 1st Bn, The Durham Light Infantry
     
  2nd Battalion [1800-1802]
   
Salamanca, Vittoria, Pyrenees, Nivelle, Orthes, Peninsula, Alma, Inkerman, Sevastopol, New Zealand1

1.  awarded for service in 1863-1866.

   
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Victoria Crosses, by Mike Chapman (VC Reference).
VCs in the Durham Light Infantry Regimental Museum, by Iain Stewart.
 
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Durham Light Infantry Museum, Durham (Army listing)
Durham Light Infantry Museum, Durham, by Henrik Teller (Simonides listing).
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