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First Foot Guards


INDEX BY SUBJECT

History of the regiment

Guards history

Reenacting, about

About reenacting in the Guards

Army regiments (1775)

A

Army pay (1775)

 

B

Bills of Mortality, London

Brown Bess.

 

C

Chirurgeon

Colours, regimental

Commissions, cost

Cost of Guards officers' commissions

 

D

Detachment Organization: Guards in America

Drum & Fife

 

E

English establishment, regimental strengths

F

Fife & Drum

Food allowance

G

Guards colours

Guards Musick

Guards Organization

Guards pay (1775)

 

H

Historical societies. Do you need a speaker?

History. Do you need a speaker?

I

Illnesses of the time

 

L

Lectures. Do you need a speaker?

Line and household regiments (1775)

Line regiment organization

Line regiment pay (1775)

 

M

Medical staff, Guards

Musick

Muskets: Brown Bess

 

N

 

O

Organization: British army

Organization: Guards

Organization of a Line regiment

 

PQ

Pay (1775)

Provisioning

 

R

Regimental colours

S

Sickness and treatment

Speakers. Need someone?

Strength, English establishment

Strength, Guards

Supplies

Surgeon

T

Talks. Do you need a speaker?

UV

W

Weapons: Brown Bess

XYZ

 

 

Joining the guards

How to join the First Foot Guards

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John Montresor, Engineer

Montresor, Engineer
Engineer John Montresor

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companies

Uniform: Battalion companies

Uniform: Officers

Uniform: Surgeon

Uniform: Engineer

Uniform: Musick

Uniform: Grenadier company

Uniform: Light Infantry company

Uniform: General staff
Uniform: Contemporary portraits

Pictures: Battalion companies

Pictures: Officers

Pictures: Surgeon

Pictures: Engineer

Pictures: Musick

Pictures: Grenadier company

Pictures: Light Infantry company

Pictures: contemporary portraits

Portraits

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02 events

Events: Forthcoming Guards participation

Guards Events

Harborfest

Battles. Forthcoming events

Battles. Revolutionary War battles of the Guards

Parades. Forthcoming events

04 LINKS

Useful links

Website links

Links to other useful sites

Site links to interesting websites

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06

Who will eat me? Recruiting speech

Recruiting speech

Royal George

Kempenfelt

Loss of the Royal George

Rapier

Bayonet
Brown Bess

Musket: Brown Bess
Flintlock: Brown Bess

Swords: the rapier

Weapons: the rapier

Weapons: the Brown Bess
Weapons: the bayonet

Potash

New England countryside: potash

Economy of New England: potash

Passing fair (language usage)

Language: "passing fair"

Honi soit qui mal y pense

Motto: Honi soitů

Regimental motto: Honi soitů

Garter motto: Honi soitů

Anacreon in heav'n

Music: Anacreon

Music: World turn'd upside down

Drinking songs: Anacreon

Songs: Anacreon

Music: "British Grenadiers"
Song: "British Grenadiers"

British Grenadiers, music

Grenadiers. "British Grenadiers"

"Rule Britannia"

British National Anthem

Britannia. "Rule Britannia"

Arne, Dr Thomas

Music: "Rule Britannia"

Song. "Rule Britannia"

Huzza. Etymology

Language: "Huzza"

Words: "Huzza"

Washington. On the Battle of Trenton

Trenton. Battle of

Scipio

Scipio Africanus

Handel: "Scipio"

GF Handel: "Scipio"

Slow March "Scipio"

March "Scipio", slow

Regimental march "Scipio", slow

Guards music: "Scipio"

Music: "Scipio"

Contemporary records. James Thacher 1775

Contemporary records. James Thacher 1776

Thacher's Journal for 1775

Journal. Thacher's Journal 1775

Thacher's Journal for 1776

Journal. Thacher's Journal 1776

 

Khaki. The origin

Uniform. Khaki

Burnett. Brig Gen Sir Harry, khaki

Words. "Khaki"

Recruiting. "Instructions to the Officer"

Recruiting. Join the Redcoats

Poem. "Toll for the Brave"

Cowper "Toll for the Brave"

Burgoyne, General

Gentleman Johnny Burgoyne

John Burgoyne

O'Hara, General

Old Cock of the Rock, General O'Hara

Yorktown. General O'Hara

Battle: Yorktown

Gibraltar. General O'Hara

Words. "Chop, cut, slice"

Sandhurst

Officer training: Sandhurst

Words: "Macaroni"

Language: "Macaroni"

Macaroni. Dandies of their day

Clothes: see Uniforms

Clothes: Macaroni dandies

Yankee Doodle and The Macaronis

Oak Apple Day
Restoration: Oak Apple Day

Royalists: Oak Apple Day

08hist

Date in history

History: This date in history

 

History: "Annual Register"

Documents: "Annual Register"

Contemporary records: "Annual Register"

"Annual Register"

 

Contemporary records: "Bills of Mortality"

Bills of Mortality

Cornwallis

General Cornwallis

Lord Cornwallis

India: Cornwallis
Tippoo Sultan & Cornwallis

Seringapatam, Battle of

Battle: Seringapatam

Cost of living

Pay: Cost of living

Hanover: The House of Hanover

George I

George II

George III

King George I

King George II

King George III

Heraldry of the later Kings of England

Hanoverian heraldry (coats of arms)

Coats of arms of the Kings of England

Clinton: Monmouth

Battle: Monmouth 1778
Monmouth, Battle of

Hale. Lt Hale at Monmoth

Contemporary records. Monmouth

Regimental history: Chronology of the Guards in the Rev War

Chronology: Guards in the Revolutionary War

Chronology: Today in History

History: Today in History

 

Pictures of the regiment

Picture: Contemporary portraits

ART

Clinton. Portrait

Sir Henry Clinton. Portrait

Soldi, Andrea. Clinton Portrait

Portrait: Sir Henry Clinton

Tippoo's Tiger

Victoria & Albert Museum. Tippoo's tiger

Coussmaker. Reynolds portrait

Reynolds, Sir Joshua. Coussmaker portrait
Portrait: Coussmaker

Gloucester. Portrait of the Duke of Gloucester

William Henry, Duke of Gloucester. Portrait

Portrait: Duke of Gloucester

Dowdeswell portrait

Portrait: Dowdeswell

Heathfield of Gibraltar. Portrait

Gibraltar. Lord Heathfield

Portrait: Lord Heathfield

Reynolds: Lord Heathfield

Howe. Portrait

Portrait: Lord Howe

Gainsborough, Thomas. Portrait of Lord and Lady Ligonier

Portrait: Lord Ligonier

Portrait: Penelope, Lady Ligonier

Ligonier. Portrait of Lord and Lady Ligonier

Laguerre. Painting of Malplaquet, 1709
Malplaquet. Painting of the Battle, 1709

Marlborough. Painting of Malplaquet, 1709

Battle. Malplaquet 1709

Sandwich. Portrait of Lord Sandwich

Words: "Sandwich"

Lord Sandwich. Portrait

Montague. John Montague, Lord Sandwich

Shooting of Martha Reay

Murder of Martha Reay

Hanging of Rev Hackman

 


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