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ix Illustrations Figures I.1 King’s colour, 18th (Royal Irish) Regiment, 1751–1801 4 I.2 Postings of the Royal Irish Regiment, 1767–1776 16 I.3 Map of North America, 1775 21 1.1 Officer’s button, 18th (Royal Irish) Regiment, ca. 1775 76 2.1 John Sebright’s coat of arms 85 2.2 John Shee’s coat of arms 88 3.1 George Stainforth’s coat of arms 138 4.1 George Bewes’s coat of arms 144 4.2 George Bruere’s coat of arms 146 4.3 John Joyner Ellis’s coat of arms 160 5.1 Charles Hoar Harland’s coat of arms 183 6.1 Stanley Leathes’s coat of arms 208 7.1 John Wilmot Prideaux’s coat of arms 231 8.1 Jonas Watson’s coat of arms 250 Graphs 1.1 Establishment of the Royal Irish Regiment,April 1767 29 1.2 Establishment of the Royal Irish Regiment, July 1767 30 1.3 Establishment of the Royal Irish Regiment,April 1771 31 1.4 Establishment of the Royal Irish Regiment, November 1778 32 Tables 1.1 Establishment of the officer corps in regiments of foot stationed in America, 1767–1775 28 1.2 Commission prices in 1766 37 x Illustrations 1.3 Nationalities of the officers assigned to the Royal Irish 42 1.4 Nationalities of the officers who actually served with the Royal Irish 43 1.5 Soldiers who received commissions 49 1.6 Officers commissioned from the ranks 52 1.7 Ages of officers of the Royal Irish when first commissioned 55 1.8 Average ages of officers serving in the Royal Irish Regiment by rank 58 1.9 Highest rank achieved by officers of the Royal Irish 60 1.10 Officers’ reasons for end of service 62 1.11 Number of regiments served in by Royal Irish officers 64 ...


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  • Great Britain. Army. Regiment of Foot, 18th (Royal Irish) -- History -- 18th century.
  • Great Britain. Army. Regiment of Foot, 18th (Royal Irish) -- Officers -- Biography.
  • Great Britain. Army -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- British forces.
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