First Foot Guards
Arne, Dr Thomas
Organization: British army
Detachment Organization: Guards in America
Line regiment organization
Weapons: Brown Bess
Muskets: Brown Bess
Cost of Guards officers' commissions
Army pay (1775)
Line regiment pay (1775)
Guards pay (1775)
History of the regiment
About reenacting in the Guards
Army regiments (1775)
Line and household regiments (1775)
Sickness and treatment
Common illnesses of the time
Bills of Mortality, London
History. Do you need a speaker?
Lectures. Do you need a speaker?
Talks. Do you need a speaker?
Historical societies. Do you need a speaker?
English establishment, regimental strengths
Strength, English establishment
Medical staff, Guards
Joining the guards
How to join us
John Montresor, Engineer
Engineer John Montresor
Copley. Portrait of John Montresor
Portrait: John Montresor
Uniform: Battalion companies
Uniform: Grenadier company
Uniform: Light Infantry company
Pictures: Battalion companies
Pictures: Grenadier company
Pictures: Light Infantry company
Pictures: contemporary portraits
Events: Forthcoming Guards participation
Battles. Forthcoming events
Battles. Revolutionary War battles of the Guards
Parades. Forthcoming events
Links to other useful sites
Site links to interesting websites
Who will eat me? Recruiting speech
Loss of the Royal George
Swords: the rapier
Weapons: the rapier
New England countryside: potash
Economy in 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: World turn'dů
Drinking songs: Anacreon
Song: "British Grenadiers"
British Grenadiers, music
Grenadiers. "British Grenadiers"
British National Anthem
Britannia. "Rule Britannia"
Music: "Rule Britannia"
Organization of a Line regiment
Song. "Rule Britannia"
Washington. On the Battle of Trenton
Trenton. Battle of
GF Handel: "Scipio"
Slow March "Scipio"
March "Scipio", slow
Regimental march "Scipio", slow
Guards music: "Scipio"
Contemporary records. James Thacher 1775 & 1776
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
Burnett. Brig Gen Sir Harry, khaki
Recruiting. "Instructions to the Officer"
Recruiting. Join the Redcoats
Poem. "Toll for the Brave"
Cowper "Toll for the Brave"
Gentleman Johnny Burgoyne
Old Cock of the Rock, General O'Hara
Yorktown. General O'Hara
Gibraltar. General O'Hara
Words. "Chop, cut, slice"
Officer training: Sandhurst
Macaroni. Dandies of their day
Clothes: see Uniforms
Clothes: Macaroni dandies
Yankee Doodle and The Macaronis
Date in history
History: This date in history
History: "Annual Register"
Documents: "Annual Register"
Contemporary records: "Annual Register"
Contemporary records: "Bills of Mortality"
Tippoo Sultan & Cornwallis
Seringapatam, Battle of
Cost of living
Pay: Cost of living
Hanover: The House of Hanover
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
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 regimeny
Picture: Contemporary portraits
Sir Henry Clinton. Portrait
Soldi, Andrea. Clinton Portrait
Portrait: Sir Henry Clinton
Victoria & Albert Museum. Tippoo's tiger
Coussmaker. Reynolds portrait
Reynolds, Sir Joshua. Coussmaker portrait
Gloucester. Portrait of the Duke of Gloucester
William Henry, Duke of Gloucester. Portrait
Portrait: Duke of Gloucester
Heathfield of Gibraltar. Portrait
Gibraltar. Lord Heathfield
Portrait: Lord Heathfield
Reynolds: Lord Heathfield
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
Lord Sandwich. Portrait
Montague. John Montague, Lord Sandwich
Shooting of Martha Reay
Murder of Martha Reay
Hanging of Rev Hackman