Military uniform prints
and battle scenes of the 74th Highlanders, Highland Light Infantry at the
Battle of Assaye by David Rowlands, military uniform prints of the
Highland Light Infantry by Haswell Miller, Richard Simkin and Harry Payne.
The Highland Light Infantry (The City
of Glasgow regiment) was raised in 1777 as the 73rd of Foot,
becoming the 71st of Foot in 1786. In 1787 a second regiment the
74th Highland regiment becoming the 74th of Foot in 1816.
In 1881 these two regiments became the
1st and 2nd battalions Highland Light Infantry.
1775 - 1783 Gibraltar 1780-1783 during the American
1780 -1781, 1780-1784, 1790 - 1792 India for
Hindoostan, and Carnatic
1781 - 1783 at Sholinghur during the 2nd Mysore War
1789 - 1791 at Mysore during the Third Mysore war
1799 at Seringapatam during the
Fourth Mysore War
1806 at The Cape of Good Hope during the Expedition against
1808 - 1814 at Rolica, Vimiera, Corunna,
Fuentos d Omoro, Ciudad Rodrigo, Badajoz, Almaraz, Salamanca, Vittoria, Pyrenees,
Nivelle, Nive, Orthes and Toulous during the Peninsula war
1815 Battle of Waterloo
1851 to 1853 Eighth Kaffir War