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TITLE
Colonels of the 78th and 79th Highland Regiments
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_159_616
DATE OF IMAGE
1877
PERIOD
1870s
CREATOR
H Crickmore
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
30965
KEYWORDS
Highland Regiments
uniforms
Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders
78th Highlanders
The Ross-shire Buffs
armies
colonels
Colonels of the 78th and 79th 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 78th and 79th Highlanders.

78th Highlanders (Ross-shire Buffs)
Lieutenant General Francis H Mackenzie, Lord Seaforth, 1st Colonel, 1793-1796.
Field Marshal Sir Patrick Grant GCB, GCMG, 11th Colonel, 1863-1881.

79th Cameron Highlanders
General Sir Ronald Crawford Ferguson, Bt, GCB, 2nd Colonel, 1828-1841.
General Sir James MacDonell GCB, KCH, 4th Colonel, 1842-1847.

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

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Colonels of the 78th and 79th Highland Regiments

1870s

Highland Regiments; uniforms; Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders; 78th Highlanders; The Ross-shire Buffs; armies; colonels

Highland Libraries

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 78th and 79th Highlanders. <br /> <br /> 78th Highlanders (Ross-shire Buffs)<br /> Lieutenant General Francis H Mackenzie, Lord Seaforth, 1st Colonel, 1793-1796.<br /> Field Marshal Sir Patrick Grant GCB, GCMG, 11th Colonel, 1863-1881.<br /> <br /> 79th Cameron Highlanders<br /> General Sir Ronald Crawford Ferguson, Bt, GCB, 2nd Colonel, 1828-1841.<br /> General Sir James MacDonell GCB, KCH, 4th Colonel, 1842-1847.<br /> <br /> (This information was kindly supplied by the Regimental Museum of The Highlanders, Fort George).