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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP09 Jan 2022 7:51 p.m. PST

… War of Independence, 1773-1783

"The 47th Regiment of Foot served throughout the whole of the American War of Independence. The regiment experienced the transition from peacetime soldiering in Ireland and New Jersey, through the deteriorating political situation, to open rebellion. The officers and men had to alter their tactics and doctrine from peacetime garrison duties, through conventional warfare around Boston to woodland operations in Canada and upper New York.

Who were the 47th Foot? How well did they overcome the challenges they faced? What became of them? Where they unthinking automatons lead by an officer class incapable of adapting to the reality of warfare in North America?…"


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42flanker09 Jan 2022 11:59 p.m. PST

Where they unthinking automatons lead by an officer class incapable of adapting to the reality of warfare in North America?

No.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP10 Jan 2022 2:44 p.m. PST

Glup!….

Armand

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