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Colonels of the 71st and 72nd Highland Regiments

This illustration, which appeared in 'A History of the Scottish Highlands, Highland Clans, and Highland Regiments' by John S Keltie, published in 1877, shows Colonels of the 71st and 72nd Highlanders.

71st Highlanders
Major General John Mackenzie, Lord MacLeod, 1st Colonel, 1777-1789.
Lieutenant General Sir Thomas Reynell Bt, 8th Colonel, 1841-1848.

72nd Highlanders
Colonel Kenneth Mackenzie, Earl of Seaforth, 1st Colonel, 1777-1781.
Lieutenant General Sir Neil Douglas KCB, KCH, 10th Colonel, 1847-1851.

(This information was kindly supplied by the Regimental Museum of The Highlanders, Fort George).

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Colonels of the 71st and 72nd Highland Regiments

1870s

Highland Regiments; Seaforth Highlanders; 72nd (Duke of Albany's Own Highlanders) Regiment of Foot; 71st Glasgow Highland Light Infantry; armies; colonels

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Fraser Mackintosh Collection (illustrations)

This illustration, which appeared in 'A History of the Scottish Highlands, Highland Clans, and Highland Regiments' by John S Keltie, published in 1877, shows Colonels of the 71st and 72nd Highlanders. <br /> <br /> 71st Highlanders<br /> Major General John Mackenzie, Lord MacLeod, 1st Colonel, 1777-1789.<br /> Lieutenant General Sir Thomas Reynell Bt, 8th Colonel, 1841-1848.<br /> <br /> 72nd Highlanders<br /> Colonel Kenneth Mackenzie, Earl of Seaforth, 1st Colonel, 1777-1781.<br /> Lieutenant General Sir Neil Douglas KCB, KCH, 10th Colonel, 1847-1851.<br /> <br /> (This information was kindly supplied by the Regimental Museum of The Highlanders, Fort George).