37th (North Hampshire) Regiment of Foot [UK]
Authors and Contributors this page: T.F. Mills
Page created 1 August 2000. Corrected and updated 25.07.2003
37th (North Hampshire)
Regiment of Foot
United Kingdom 
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1702.02.13 Thomas Meredith's Regiment of Foot
also known until 1751 by the names of seven other colonels
1747 ranked as 37th Foot
1751.07.01 37th Regiment of Foot
1782.08.31 37th (the North Hampshire) Regiment of Foot
1881.07.01 united with 67th (South Hampshire) Regiment of Foot to become  1st Bn, The Hampshire Regiment
History of the 37th Foot, 1702-1782, by Paul Jerrard.
  2nd Battalion [1756-1758]
  2nd Battalion [1813-1817]
Minden, Tournay, Peninsula
1702.02.13 Lt-Gen. Thomas Meredith
1710.05.01 Col. William Windress
1715.08.23 Gen. John Fane, 7th Earl of Westmorland (Baron Catherlough)
1717.12.11 Col. Edward Richard Montagu, Viscount Hinchinbroke
1722.08.04 Brig-Gen. Hon. Robert Murray
1735.05.13 Maj-Gen. Hon. Henry Ponsonby
1745.06.17 Col. Sir Robert Munro, Bt.
1746.04.09 Lt-Gen. Lewis Dejean
1752.11.29 Lt-Gen. Hon. James Stuart
1768.05.09 Lt-Gen. Sir George Gray, Bt.
1773.02.19 Lt-Gen. Sir Eyre Coote, KB
1783.11.01 Gen. Sir John Dalling, Bt.
1798.01.18 Gen. Sir Hew Whiteford Dalrymple, Bt.
1810.06.25 Lt-Gen. Sir Charles Ross, Bt.
1814.02.17 Gen. Sir Charles Green, Bt.
1831.07.20 Gen. Hon. Sir Alexander Duff, GCH
1851.04.11 Lt-Gen. William Smelt, CB
1858.01.11 Lt-Gen. John Fraser
1862.05.30 Gen. Sir Thomas Simson Pratt, KCB
1879.02.03 Gen. Sir Edmund Haythorne, KCB
Miscellaneous Tradition Links:


The Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment Museum, Dover (Army listing)
Royal Hampshire Regiment Museum, Winchester (Army listing)
Royal Hampshire Regiment Museum, Winchester (Simonides listing)
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