70th (the Surrey) Regiment of Foot
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United Kingdom
1758.04.28 70th (Glasgow Lowland) Regiment of Foot
formed by redesignation of 2nd Battalion, 31st Foot
1782.08.31 70th (Surry) Regiment of Foot
(possible typo in original orders, later changed to "Surrey")
1812.10.22 70th (Glasgow Lowland) Regiment of Foot
1825.12.21 70th (the Surrey) Regiment of Foot
1881.07.01 amalgamated with 31st Foot to form The East Surrey Regiment

BATTLE HONOURS LINKS ARE INOPERATIVE

Guadeloupe 1810, [New Zealand]1, Afghanistan 1878-79 1. awarded for services in 1863-1866.

Note: see also The East Surrey Regiment for belatedly awarded battle honours.

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Uniform: coat: scarlet, lapels and cuffs: deep grey, turnbacks: deep grey, lacings: white with a blue line
1758.04.28 Gen. John Parslow [also 30th Foot, 54th Foot]
1760.07.10 Gen. Cyrus Trapaud [also 52nd Foot]
1778.05.14 Lt-Gen. William Tryon [also 29th Foot]
1783.08.16 Gen.. John (Howard), 15th Earl of Suffolk [also 44th Foot, 97th Foot [1760-63, 1780-84]
1814.01.12 Gen. Hon. Sir Galbraith Lowry Cole, GCB [also 27th Foot, 34th Foot, 103rd Foot [1781-84, 1806-17]
1816.05.21 Lt-Gen. Forbes Champagné [also 1st Bn The Rifle Brigade originally 95th Foot, 8th Garrison Bn]
1816.10.24 Gen. Kenneth Alexander (Howard), 1st Earl of Effingham, GCB [also 4th Tp Horse, 3rd Foot, 20th Foot]
1832.01.30 Gen. Gage John Hall [also 99th Foot]
1854.05.08 Gen. Sir George William Paty, KCB, KH
1868.05.09 Gen. Sir Charles Hastings Doyle, KCMG [also 87th Foot]
1870.10.10 Lt-Gen. Sir Henry Knight Storks, GCB, GCMG
1874.09.07 Gen. Thomas James Galloway [also 49th Foot]
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Nicknames: The Glasgow Greys
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Marches: Lass o' Gowrie
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