96th Regiment of Foot
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United Kingdom
1824.01.28 96th Regiment of Foot
raised at Manchester
1874 deemed to be successor of earlier 96th Foot (Queen's Own Germans)
1881.07.01 amalgamated with 63rd (West Suffolk) Regiment of Foot to form The Manchester Regiment

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[Egypt]1 [Peninsula]2, [New Zealand]3 1. the Sphinx badge superscribed "Egypt". 2. inherited 1874 from earlier 96th Foot. 3. awarded for services in 1846-1847.
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Uniform: coat: not known, lapels and cuffs: not known, turnbacks: not known, lacings: not known
1824.01.28 Lt-Gen. Sir Joseph Fuller, GCH [also 75th Foot]
1832.04.09 Lt-Gen. Sir Lionel Smith, Bt, GCB, GCH [also 40th Foot, 78th Foot]
1834.10.10 Lt-Gen. Sir William Thornton, KCB [also 85th Foot]
1839.04.09 Gen. Sir Lewis Grant, KCH
1852.02.11 Lt-Gen. Charles Edward Conyers, CB
1855.08.11 Gen. Mildmay Fane [also 54th Foot]
1860.12.27 Gen. George Macdonald [also 16th Foot]
1863.02.13 Maj-Gen. Sir Charles Warren, KCB
1866.10.28 Gen. Hon. Sir Augustus Almeric Spencer, GCB [also 43rd Foot; C-in-C Bombay 1869-74]
1869.06.14 Lt-Gen. George Thomas Conolly Napier, CB [also 22nd Foot]
1872.05.10 Lt-Gen. Thomas Crombie
1877.10.15 Gen. Thomas Maitland Wilson [also 63rd Foot]
Mottos: Hon Soit Qui Mal y Pense
Nicknames: The Bendovers
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Marches: The Manchester
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