75th (Stirlingshire) Regiment of Foot [UK]
Authors and Contributors this page: T.F. Mills
Page created 1 August 2000. Corrected and updated 25.09.2003
 
 
75th (Stirlingshire)
Regiment of Foot
 
United Kingdom 
  Titles & Lineage
  History
  Battle Honours
  Colours, Standards & Guidons
  Uniforms & Badges
  Colonels-in-Chief
  Colonels

  Biography & Gallantry Awards
  Traditions
  Alliances
  Associations, Forums, Re-Enactors
  Museums, Monuments, Memorials
  Bibliography

How to find information about individuals who served in this corps
 
1787.10.12 75th (Highland) Regiment of Foot
1809 75th Regiment of Foot
1862.11.06 75th (Stirlingshire) Regiment of Foot
1881.07.01 united with 92nd (Gordon Highlanders) Regiment of Foot, to become
1st Bn, The Gordon Highlanders
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  Regulars:
    [1st Battalion] [1787-1881]
Depot and Reserves:
  ? Depot Battalion [1856-1871]
  39th Brigade Depot at Dorchester [1873-1881]
Seringapatam, India1, Delhi 1857, Lucknow, Afghanistan 1878-80

1. the Royal Tiger badge superscribed "India", awarded for services in 1796-1823.

   
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1787.10.12 Gen. Sir Robert Abercromby, GCB
1827.11.10 Lt-Gen. James Dunlop
1832.04.09 Lt-Gen. Sir Joseph Fuller, GCH
1841.10.26 Gen. Sir William Hutchinson, KCH
1845.09.16 Gen. Sackville Hamilton Berkeley
1858.03.22 Gen. St. John Augustus Clerke, KH
1870.01.18 Gen. Sir David Russell, KCB
1872.10.24 Gen. John Thomas Hill
 
 
Victoria Crosses, by Mike Chapman (VC Reference).
VCs in the Gordon Highlanders Regimental Museum, by Iain Stewart.
 
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Musicians:
  • Band History, by Gordon Turner and Alwyn W. Turner (Droit Music Ltd)
  • Bandmasters, by Gordon Turner and Alwyn W. Turner (Droit Music Ltd)
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The Gordon Highlanders Regimental Museum, Aberdeen (Army Museums Ogilby Trust)
The Gordon Highlanders Regimental Museum, Aberdeen, by Henrik Teller (Simonides listing).
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