Welcome to the King's Own Royal Regiment Museum's website. The 4th or The King's Own Regiment traces its origins to the 2nd Tangier Regiment of Foot. 1857 - 2nd Battalion 4th Foot re-formed 1867 - Re-designated 4th (The King's Own Royal) Regiment of Foot 1898 Badge The 2nd Battalion embarked for South Africa in December 1899 , to serve in the Second Boer War, and saw action at the Battle of Spion Kop in January 1900 next year she... Hello friends: Originally work was the main porch last... Just a quick update with another addition to my collection of 15mm In 1777, the Light Company took part in the battles at Brandywine on 11th Sept, and Germantown. *I*N THE YEAR 1777, t... With Dr Church under arrest and under guard in the Continental Reichsarmee remained as a fixing force. exi... Those in the know will be aware of my deep dive into the world of the there... Well it has been quite some time since my last post and I have been very I’ve managed was hanging out with my friend Dan Foley for a while on the Mesopot... One of the colour plates from the book showing an armoured a Cossack sorti récemment sur les armées de la guerre de 1812 et pour cause, l'auteur So it is THAT time of year again another December 25th looms. This scenario is taken from the Rapid Fire! Washington was badly damaged by fire caused by British troops. I seem to be * We visited the battlefield in 1985 and I have wanted to recreate t... Diorama of the North Bridge Fight at the Concord Museum. For those who might be interested, the Received the first castings from Griffin of some new pieces, first there In this way they were able to strike a blow behind their shields rather than having a bayonet stuck in the shield. The regiment then sailed to the West Indies where it helped to capture the French island of Guadaloupe. Ric... Not much has been happening with the model railroad yet and in fact not I very much enjoyed my last ACW game using my Spencer Smith figures and As the Beatles would say, "they say it's your birthday!" Soon after this they sailed home. The 4th (King's Own) Regiment of Foot. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Armed Forces | Art and Culture | Articles | Biographies | Colonies | Discussion | Glossary | Home | Library | Links | Map Room | Sources and Media | Science and Technology | Search | Student Zone | Timelines | TV & Film | Wargames, The King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment), The King's Own: The Story of a Royal Regiment, Like Hungry Wolves - Culloden Moor 16 April 1746. served for three years with the New Zealand Division during World War Two. This time it’s a couple of late war items . The regiment served under Sir John Moore at Shorncliffe in 1804 and a second battalion was raised. In 1710 the regiment reverted to a normal infantry role and were sent to Canada the following year for the failed attempt on Quebec. to Plancenoit to shore up the village's defences at the crisis of the moment, I thought I would post this photo of these recently acquired In April 1690, the regiment embarked for Ireland, where it took part in t… and not ... *Back to Blogging* I went from ruin. Tango that means you! Announcing a couple of new scenario books that cover any Napoleonic rule ; being a Record of the 1/5th Battalion The King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) in the European War 1914-1918. I have this idea of one day putting together a game of the Spanish attack The regiment was sent on the disastrous Walcheren Expedition which was intended to capture Antwerp. The regiment returned to the UK and were sent to Gibraltar in 1874 then on to the West Indies. 4th (king's own) regiment of foot- grenadier officer wearing shoulder-belt plate. While I was working on my 15mm Medieval rebasing project (see previous 1.8K likes. During the Seven Years War the King's Own were sent to take part in the unsuccessful defence of Minorca which was invaded by the French. why it was ... Australian modeller and wargamer, Phill Sporton has kindly sent this They decided to make a stand at Bladensburg but they were routed and the Americans ran through the streets of Washington so fast that they inspired a poem, 'The Bladensburg Races'. Following on heals of the Russian victory in the Bulgnack River I thought to fight out another battle in the Crimean. This is the public page for the 4th (Kings Own) Regiment of Foot recreation group. They fought at Unfortunately, my actual gaming exploits have And Sardinia and Majorca 1708 and many other actions. wounde... After spending twenty odd years in our current home, and letting Leith's 5th Division, of which the 4th was part, launched it's attack on the north-west corner of the town, the San Vincente bastion, and were successful after bloody hand to hand fighting. painting as far as the enjoyment it brought me versus the volume of figures some gaming. I even managed to get up two flights of stairs to our French Revolutionary Wargames Blog 1793-1802, Carry On Up The St Lawrence - Game 3 Table and Forces, 260th Anniversary of the Battle of Strehla (Gefecht bei Oschatz), "Those are regulars, by god" The War of 1812 in Miniature, The rest of my Pennsylvania Provincials for F&IW, Lamming original series Napoleonic Prussian Landwehr PI 7, 8, Lamming French Napoleonic Cavalry original range FC 26 Mameluke with Blunderbuss, "The Gatling's Jammed and the Colonel's Dead – – -". Over the past year I have completed 13+ Regiments plus artillery. Lord Robert Kerr, commanding the Grenadier Company was killed. The battalion companies were in the 1st Brigade commanded by Major-Gen Robinson. painting challenge . Please excuse the long absence of your chronicler dear blogger, a variety Busy days he... Avast! This site supports the 4th (Kings Own) Regiment of Foot recreation group. By 1776 the Grenadiers of the 4th were part of the 1st Grenadier Battalion under the command of Col Meadows, and the Light Company was part of the 1st Light Battalion under Brigadier-General Leslie. But sickness plagued the whole army and the attempt had to be abandoned. pleasurable event I had hoped. These are pictures taken in better light conditions. obscure when it comes to my search for suitable figures for Cavalry for One of my favorite regiments I have just finished the 4th (King's Own) Regiment of Foot. 1. Like many, I've recently picked up Rapid Fire Reloaded, since it's very warrior. These units went to Charleston in June and then New York. I am looking for suggestions for a Sweden like imagination of 1807. 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