Saturday, August 31, 2013

My Blenheim Project - Webb's Brigade

Ray King - Webb's brigade only consisted of 4 battalions and positioned in the centre of the field...

Churchill's Regiment of Foot "The Buffs" 
Lt.Colonel Commanding Henry Peyton (Wounded in Action)
Raised in 1664 and in 1751 renamed the 3rd Regiment of Foot.
Their 1704 campaign establishment was 31 officers & 559 men
Painted byBob Lorton

Webb's Regiment of Foot 
Lt.Colonel Commanding Richard Sutton.
Raised in 1685 and in 1751 renamed the 8th Regiment of Foot.
Their 1704 campaign establishment was 35 officers & 704 men
Painted by Bob Lorton

Meredyth's Regiment of Foot 
Lt. Colonel Commanding Thomas Bellew.
Raised in 1702 and in 1751 renamed 37th Foot "Hampshire".
Their 1704 campaign establishment was 32 officers & 543 men
Painted by Bob Lorton

Orkney's Regiment of Foot (1st Battalion) 
Colonel George Earl of Orkney, Lt.Colonel Commanding John White (K.I.A.)
Raised in 1660 and in 1751 renamed the 1st Royal Scots Regiment of Foot.
Their 1704 campaign establishment was 38 officers & 601 men
Painted by  Bob Lorton

  You can find more about the Blenheim project on the Fighting Talk Forum. For a quick way to see all of Ray's collection, type 'Blenheim' in the search bar at the top of the page! 

2 comments:

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

Blog Archive

Popular Posts

Powered by Blogger.

Subscribe to get League of Augsburg updates by e-mail!

Join the League of Augsburg!

Search

The League of Augsburg © 2013 Supported by Best Blogger Templates and Premium Blog Templates - Web Design