The 27th (Inniskilling) Regiment of Foot in North America in 18th and 19th Centuries

by Richard Bennett                                  Price: £2.00
The 27th (Inniskilling) Regiment of Foot In North America in the 18th & 19th Centuries - Booklet

An eight page booklet which tells the story of the Inniskillings’ three campaigns in North America.

The first occasion was the Seven Years War 1756-63, when the British and the French with their respective Indian allies fought for control of the Hudson and St Lawrence River valleys.

The 27th Inniskillings campaigned in the Hudson valley as the French forts on the route north towards Montreal were captured.

For a brief period during the American War of Independence the 27th was part of General Howe’s army in the area of New York and Philadelphia.

Finally the 27th were part of reinforcements sent to Canada in 1812 to fight in the Anglo-American war 1812 – 1814.

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