54th (the West Norfolk) Regiment of Foot
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United Kingdom
1755.12.23 56th Regiment of Foot
1756.12.25 54th Regiment of Foot
renumbered upon disbandment of 50th Regiment (Shirley's) [1745-48, 1754-57] and 51st Regiment (Pepperell's) [1745-48, 1754-56]
1782.08.31 54th (the West Norfolk) Regiment of Foot
1881.07.01 amalgamated with 39th Foot to form The Dorsetshire Regiment

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Marabout, [Egypt]1, Ava 1. the Sphinx badge superscribed "Egypt".
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Uniform: coat: scarlet, lapels and cuffs: green, turnbacks: green, lacings: not known
1755.12.23 F.M. John (Campbell), 5th Duke of Argyll (Marquess of Lorne) [also 14th Dgns, 3rd Gds, 1st Foot; C-in-C Scotland 1762-65, 1767]
1757.04.05 Gen. John Grey
1760.09.11 Gen. John Parslow [also 30th Foot, 70th Foot]
1770.04.30 Gen. Mariscoe Frederick [also 75th Foot [1756-63, 1778-83]
1801.05.08 Gen. Sir David Baird, GCB, KC [also 24th Foot]
1807.07.19 Gen. Oliver Nicolls [also 66th Foot]
1808.08.03 Gen. Hon. Edward Finch [also 22nd Foot]
1809.09.18 Gen. James Ochonar (Forbes), 17th Baron Forbes [also 21st Foot]
1816.06.01 Gen. Isaac Gascoyne
1841.09.02 Lt-Gen. Sir Henry Sheehy Keating, KCB [also 33rd Foot, 90th Foot]
1845.04.04 Gen. Sir Ulysses (de Burgh), 2nd Lord Downes, GCB [also 29th Foot]
1850.08.15 Lt-Gen. William Alexander Gordon, CB
1856.08.11 Gen. Sir William Codrington, GCB
1860.12.27 Gen. Mildmay Fane [also 96th Foot]
1868.03.13 Gen. Studholme John Hodgson [also 4th Foot]
1876.11.21 Gen. David Elliot Mackirdy [also 69th Foot]
1877.08.23 Gen. Lord Mark Ralph George Kerr, GCB [also 13th Foot]
1880.02.22 Gen. John Ramsay Stuart, CB
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Nicknames: The Flamers
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Marches: The Dorsetshire
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