On His Majesty’s Service


On His Majesty’s Service: The British Infantry During the American Revolution

By Steven M. Baule & Ryan R. Gale

712 pages, 8 1/2″ × 11″, complete bibliography

ISBN 1737607522

This large volume details each British regiment, whether it fought in America, the West Indies, Africa, India, or the Mediterranean, or remained at home to defeat a Franco-Spanish invasion. Gleaned from numerous primary sources, including military returns & newspapers, & profusely illustrated, each regimental entry provides the details that made each unit unique, from the most senior regiments of Foot Guards through the Highlanders, Lowlanders, Irish & English regiments. The nativity of the men & officers is detailed when available, along with a listing of field officers, campaigns & casualty information. In addition the first part breaks down the structure, logistics & basic workings of the British infantry of the time.

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