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Partial list of British and French garrisons or detachments that served in Grenada, West Indies, 1649-1851. Inital list compiled by René Chartrand, Corps of Advisors to Portcullis Limited. Additions, corrections welcome, just click the Contact tab. Titles usually reflect time period.

  • BRITISH Cavalry

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    17th Light Dragoons - 1796
  • BRITISH Infantry

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    2nd Foot, The Queen’s Royal Regiment - 1818-1819

    3rd Foot, The Buffs - 1796

    8th Foot, The King's Regiment - 1796

    9th Foot, The East Norfolk Regiment - 1794-1796, 1821-1826

    10th Foot, North Lincolnshire Regiment - 1796

    15th Foot, East Yorkshire Regiment - 1817

    21st Foot, The Royal Scotch (North British) Fuzileers - 1825-1826

    25th Foot, Sussex Regiment - 1796

    26th Foot, The Cameronians - 1796

    27th Foot, Enniskillin/Inniskilling - 1762, 1796-1798

    29th Foot, Worcestershire Regiment - 1796

    38th Foot, South Staffordshire Regiment - 1796

    40th Foot, South Lancashire Regiment - 1779

    45th Foot, Nottinghamshire Regiment - 1786-1794

    46th Foot, South Devonshire Regiment - 1762

    48th Foot, Northamptonshire Regiment - 1774-1779

    57th Foot, West Middlesex Regiment - 1796-1797

    58th Foot, Rutland Regiment - 1795

    60th Foot, Royal American Regiment - 1783-1787

    63rd Foot, (later Manchester Regiment) - 1796

    66th Foot, Berkshire Regiment - 1848-1851

    67th Foot, South Hampshire Regiment - 1788-1794

    68th Foot, Durham (Light Infantrry) - 1796

    69th Foot, 2nd Bn., Welsh Regiment - 1854

    70th Foot, Glasgow Lowland (later Surrey) Regiment - 1764-1774

    76th Foot - 1835-1838

    88th Foot, The Connaught Rangers - 1795

    90th Foot, Perthshire Volunteers - 1811

    95th Foot, Burton's Regiment - 1762-1763

    Royal York Rangers - 1811-1819

    Royal Artillery - 1762-1851

    Royal Irish Artillery - 1796

    Royal Marines - 1795

    Royal Navy (ashore) HMS Resource, HMS Quebec - 1795
  • EmigrĂ© & Foreign Regiments in British Service

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    Royal Étrangers - 1796-1798

    Lowensteins Chasseurs - 1796

    Royal Foreign Artillery - 1810-1816
  • Black Regiments & Corps in British Service

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    Brender's Black Company - 1796

    Carolina Corps - 1783-1793, 1796

    Grenada Loyal Black Rangers - 1795-1818

    Royal Rangers (Malcolm’s) - 1796

    1st West India Regiment - 1803-1805, 1807, 1834, 1839-1847

    2nd West India Regiment - 1797-1800, 1851

    3rd West India Regiment - 1810

    6th West India Regiment - 1805-1806, 1808, 1811

    8th West India Regiment - 1809
  • SPANISH Infantry (British Allies)

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    Garrison Company (from Port of Spain) - 1796
  • FRENCH Infantry Metropolitan Regiments

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    Dillon - 1779-1780

    Auxerrois (detachment) - 1779

    Cambresis - 1779

    Foix - 1779-1781

    Viennois (Grenadiers) - 1779-1780

    Hainault (Grenadiers) - 1779-1781

    Champagne (Chasseurs) - 1779

    Royal-Comtois - 1783
  • Foreign Regiments in French Service

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    Volontaires étrangers de la Marine, 1st Legion - 1779-1780
  • Colonial Regiments

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    Compagnies Franche de la Marine - 1675-1762
    Martinique Regiment (detachment) - 1779-1780
    Canonniers-Bombardiers - 1747-1762
  • Black Regiments & Corps in French Service

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    Chasseurs-volontaires de Saint Domingue - 1779-1783
    1er Bataillon de la Grenade (Fedon's) - Raised 3 July, 1796
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