105th Regiment of Foot (Madras Light Infantry)
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East India Company / United Kingdom
1766 2nd Madras Europeans
1774 2nd Madras European Regiment
expanded by absorbing elements of 3rd Madras Europeans:
  • 1st Battalion
  • 2nd Battalion
1799 disbanded
1824 re-formed as 2nd Bn, 102nd Foot
1830 absorbed by 1st Bn
1839 2nd Madras (European) Regiment
1842 2nd Madras (European) Light Infantry
1858.07.03 passed from HEIC to Crown control
1859.11.03 2nd Madras Light Infantry
1862.09.30 105th Regiment of Foot (Madras Light Infantry)
transferred to British Army
1881.07.01 amalgamated with 51st Foot to form The King's Own Light Infantry (South Yorkshire Regiment)

BATTLE HONOURS LINKS ARE INOPERATIVE

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1839 Col. Archibald Brown Dyce
1862.09.30 Lt-Gen. Archibald Brown Dyce
1866.03.10 Gen. George Alexander Malcolm, CB
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Nicknames: The Koylis
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Marches: The Jockey of York
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