80th Regiment (Staffordshire Volunteers) [UK]
Authors and Contributors this page: T.F. Mills
Page created 1 August 2000. Corrected and updated 25.09.2003
 
 
80th Regiment of Foot
(Staffordshire Volunteers)
 
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
 
1793.09.12 80th Regiment of Foot
1802 80th Regiment of Foot (Staffordshire Volunteers)
absorbed Staffordshire Volunteers [raised 1798]
1881.07.01 united with 38th (1st Staffordshire) Regiment of Foot to become 
2nd Bn, The South Staffordshire Regiment
  1st/80th Foot (Staffordshire Volunteers) Regiment [in Australia] 1836-1844, by B & M Chapman.
     
  Regulars:
    [1st Battalion] [1793-1881]
Depot and Reserves:
  ? Depot Battalion [1856-1871]
  19th Brigade Depot at Lichfield [1873-1881]
Egypt1, Moodkee, Ferozeshah, Sobraon, Pegu, Central India

1.  the Sphinx badge superscribed "Egypt".

   
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1793.09.12 F.M. Henry William Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey, KG, GCB, GCH
1795.06.16 Maj-Gen. John St. Leger
1800.02.14 Gen. Gerard Lake, 1st Viscount Lake
1808.02.23 Gen. Hon. Sir Edward Paget, GCB
1815.12.26 Lt-Gen. Sir Alexander Campbell, Bt., KCB
1825.04.20 Gen. Sir Rufane Shawe Donkin, KCB, GCH
1837.03.15 Lt-Gen. Sir John Taylor, KCB
1844.01.15 Lt-Gen. Sir Maurice Charles O'Connell, KCH
1848.10.24 Maj-Gen. Sir Edmund Keynton Williams, KCB
1850.01.31 Lt-Gen. Henry Daubeney, KH
1853.04.30 Lt-Gen. Lawrence Argimbau, CB
1854.08.19 Lt-Gen. Sir Thomas Henry Browne, KCH
1855.03.12 Gen. Thomas William Robbins
1864.10.28 Lt-Gen. James Robert Young
1867.09.03 Lt-Gen. Henry John French
1874.01.26 Gen. Charles Crutchley
1875.03.16 Gen. Sir Richard Wilbraham, KCB
Victoria Crosses, by Mike Chapman (VC Reference).
VCs in the Staffordshire Regimental Museum, by Iain Stewart.
 
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Staffordshire Regiment Museum, Lichfield (Army Museums Ogilby Trust)
Museum of the Staffordshire Regiment, Lichfield (Army Museums Ogilby Trust)
Museum of the Staffordshire Regiment, Lichfield (Simonides listing)
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