81st (Loyal Lincoln Volunteers) Regiment of Foot

United Kingdom
1793.09.19 81st Regiment of Foot
1802 81st Regiment of Foot
absorbed Loyal Lincoln Volunteers (Villagers)
1832.04.20 81st (Loyal Lincoln Volunteers) Regiment of Foot
1881.07.01 amalgamated with 47th (Lancashire) Regiment of Foot to form The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment


Maida, Corunna, Peninsula, Ali Masjid, Afghanistan 1878-79
Uniform: coat: blue, lapels and cuffs: not known, turnbacks: not known, lacings: none
1793.09.19 Gen. Albemarle (Bertie), 9th Earl of Lindsey [also 9th Foot, 77th Foot, 89th Foot]
1794.12.31 Lt-Gen. Winter Blathwayte [also 27th Light Dgns]
1795.03.25 Gen. Hon. Chapple Norton [also 56th Foot]
1797.01.24 Gen. Gordon Forbes [also 29th Foot, 105th Foot [1794-95]
1797.08.08 Gen. Sir Hew Whiteford Dalrymple, Bt. [also 19th Foot, 37th Foot, 57th Foot]
1798.01.18 Lt-Gen. John Graves Simcoe [also Commandant Queen's Rangers; 22nd Foot]
1798.06.18 Gen. Sir Henry Johnson, Bt., GCB [also 5th Foot]
1819.07.12 Gen. Sir James Kempt, GCB, GCH [also 1st Foot, 2nd Foot, 40th Foot, 8th Bn 60th Foot, 3rd West India Regt; MGO 1830-34; Gov. Gen. Canada 1828-30]
1829.01.08 Lt-Gen. Sir Richard Downes Jackson, KCB [also 35th Foot]
1840.06.15 Maj-Gen. Sir John Waters, KCB
1842.12.06 Lt-Gen. Sir Maurice Charles O'Connell, KCH [also 80th Foot]
1844.01.15 Gen. Sir George Henry Frederick Berkeley, KCB [also 35th Foot]
1845.07.11 Lt-Gen. Sir Neil Douglas, KCB, KCH [also 72nd Foot, 78th Foot]
1847.07.12 Gen. Thomas Evans, CB
1863.02.12 Gen. William Frederick Forster, KH
1879.06.09 Gen. Henry Renny, CSI [also 35th Foot
Mottos: Loyauté M'Oblige
Nicknames: Loyal Lincoln Volunteers
Marches: The Red, Red Rose, The Lincolnshire Poacher
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