91st (Princess Louise's Argyllshire Highlanders) Regiment of Foot

United Kingdom
1777.12.25 74th Regiment of Foot (Argyleshire Highlanders)
raised partly in Argyllshire and partly in Glasgow for service in North America, also known as Campbell's Highlanders
1784.05.24 disbanded at Stirling
1794.02.10 98th (Argyllshire Highlanders) Regiment of Foot
(Army does not recognise lineal descent from 74th Highlanders)
1796.05.03 91st (Argyllshire Highlanders) Regiment of Foot
1809.04.07 91st Regiment of Foot
1820.11.27 91st (or Argyllshire) Regiment of Foot
1864.05.03 91st (Argyllshire Highlanders) Regiment of Foot
1872.08.31 91st (Princess Louise's Argyllshire Highlanders) Regiment of Foot
(named for Princess Louise, after regiment provided guard of honour at her wedding)
1881.07.01 amalgamated with 93rd Foot to form The Princess Louise's (Sutherland and Argyll Highlanders)


Roleia, Vimiera, Corunna, Pyrenees, Nive, Nivelle, Orthes, Toulouse, Peninsula

Note: see also The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (Princess Louise's) for belatedly awarded battle honours.

Uniform: coat: scarlet, lapels and cuffs: black, facimgs: black, lacings: white
1777.12 Col. John Campbell of Barbreck [to 1784]
1796.05.03 Gen. Duncan Campbell of Lochnell
1837.04.19 Gen. Gabriel Gordon
1855.08.08 Gen. Hon. Sir Charles Stephen Gore, GCB, KH [also 6th Foot]
1861.03.09 Lt-Gen. Charles Murray Hay
1864.07.04 Gen. Charles George James Arbuthnot [also 72nd Foot, 89th Foot]
1870.08.27 Gen. James Robertson Craufurd [also 27th Foot]
Mottos: Nemo Me Impune Lacessit
Nicknames: The Rorys
Anniversaries: Balaklava (25 Oct 1854)
Marches: Bonnie Mary of Argyll, Highland Laddie, The Campbell March
Mascot: Shetland pony: Cruachan, first presented by Princess Louise in 1929.
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