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Where can I find more information about the uniform of the “King’s Own Rifles” of the Royal Welsh army during the Napoleonic wars?


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Dear Marion,

The British have published numerous books on their regiments, but the one-stop guide below may have what you’re looking for the two you’re looking into:

The Handbook of British Regiments, by Christopher Chant, Routledge Revival ( orig., 1988; 2013).



Jon Guttman
Research Director
World History Group
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