Author Topic: Battles Campaigns and Expeditions of the 63rd (West Suffolk) Regiment  (Read 4186 times)

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24th January 1759,           Guadeloupe. (West Indies)
17th January 1775,           Bunker Hill. (America)
27th August 1776,            Brooklyn. (America)
11th September 1777,       Brandywine. (America)
6th  October 1777,           Fort Clinton. (America)
31st May 1779,                Stony Point. (America)
12th May 1780,                Charleston. (America)
9th  September 1780,        Fish-Dam. (America)
20th November 1780,        Blackstock Hill.(America)
25th April 1781,               HopsKirk Hill. (America)
8th September 1781,        Eutaw Springs. (America)
4th November 1794,         Nimeguen. (Holland)
31st of December 1794,    Bommel. (Holland)
4th January 1795,           Geldermalsen. (Holland)
24th March 1796,            Port Royal. (West Indies)
1st May 1796,                 St Lucia. (West Indies)
10th June 1796,              St Vincent. (West Indies)
July-October 1796,          Charib War. (West Indies)
August 1798,                  Honduras. (West Indies-Central America)
27th August 1799,           Helder. (Holland)
11th September 1799,      Juyp. (Holland)
19th September 1799,      Schagen-Burg. (Holland)
2nd October 1799,           Egmont-op-Zee. (Holland)
6th October 1799,           Alkmaar. (Holland)
25th June 1800,              Coast of France.
August 1800,                  Ferrol. (Spain)
24th December 1807,       Madeira.
8th February 1809,          Martinique. ( West Indies)
8-15th August 1809,        Flushing. (Holland)
6th  February 1810,         Guadeloupe. (West Indies)
8,9 & 10th August 1815,   Guadeloupe. (West Indies
1st January 1827,            Portugal.
20th September 1854,      Alma. (Crimea)
25th October 1854,          Balaklava. (Crimean)
5th November 1854,         Inkerman. (Crimea)
31st May 1855,               Kertch. (Crimea)
18th June 1855,              Redan. (Crimea)
8th September 1955,       Sebastopol. (Crimea)
4th October 1855,           Kinburn. (Crimea)
12th August 1880,          Afghanistan.
14th October 1881,         Kandahar. (Afghanistan)
10th July 1982,              Egypt.


Statement of foreign service of the Regiment:-

From 1759-1764 In West Indies                5 years.
   "   1775-1783 In America                      8 years.
   "   1794-1795 In Holland                       1 year.
   "   1795-1799 In West Indies                 4 years.
   "   1799-1799 In Holland                       1 year.
   "   1800-1803 In Ferrol, Gibraltar & Malta 3 years.
   "   1807-1807 In Madeira                      1 year.
   "   1808-1819 In West Indies               11 years.
   "   1826-1828 In Portugal                      2 years.
   "   1829-1833 In New South Wales         4 years.
   "   1834-1847 In East Indies                13 years.
   "   1854-1856 In Crimea                        2 years.
   "   1856-1865 In Nova  Scotia & Canada  9 years.
   "   1870-1882 In East Indies                11 years.
   "   1882-1882 in Egypt                         1 year