91st Regiment of Foot (Shropshire Volunteers)

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91st Regiment of Foot (Shropshire Volunteers)
Active 1 November 1779–1784
Country  Kingdom of Great Britain (1779–1784)
Branch  British Army
Type Line infantry
Commanders
Colonel of
the Regiment
Colonel Dudley Ackland

The 91st Regiment of Foot (Shropshire Volunteers) had a brief existence as a British Army infantry regiment between 1779 and 1784. It was raised in Shropshire, posted to the West Indies, where much property was destroyed in a hurricane, and disbanded in 1784.[1]

The Colonel of the regiment throughout its life was Colonel Dudley Ackland.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "91st Regiment of Foot (Shropshire Voluntiers)". Regiments.org. Retrieved 23 June 2017.