The Royal Navy of Great Britain, 1485-1914

Compiled and organized by Andrew Lavoie, MLitt University of St Andrews, Intern Jan. 2015 Introduction: The Royal Navy. Perhaps the greatest navy in world history, the Royal Navy has been a symbol of the might of Great Britain for over two hundred years. The Royal Navy itself has a history and naval tradition that stretches back over six centuries, making it one of the oldest institutions ...

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British 40th Regiment of Foot in America 1775 – 1778. British Brigade of Guards. RESOURCES: Fleming, Thomas J. Now We Are Enemies: The Story of Bunker Hill. 1960: St. Martin's Press, New York, NY. Franklin, Carl. British Army Uniforms of the American Revolution 1751-1783.

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Ranks & Duties - Historic Naval Fiction

Ranks & Duties. Throughout Naval Fiction books many ranks are mentioned and the characters undertake various duties. This page is intended to clarify the structure of ranks and their duties in the Royal Navy during Nelson's time. The divisions of rank were: Flag Rank Officers. Commissioned Officers.

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Uniforms of the British Army | Military Wiki | Fandom

The British Army in Burma 1945. The tropical uniform consisted of green cotton shirt and trousers (the latter cut to the same pattern as the temperate serge Battle Dress trousers), ankle boots worn with puttees or anklets, bush hats (helmets are worn here, but were of little use in jungle conditions), and 1937 Pattern carrying equipment (green 1944 Pattern carrying equipment would become the ...

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Commissioned ships of the Royal Navy circa 1800

Commissioned ships of the Royal Navy. This list is extracted from the Universal Scots Almanack of 1800; dispositions of ships are probably thus those of late 1799. Where a vessel has multiple commanders listed, these are generally being used as the flagship of a larger squadron.

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Navy Uniform History - Origins and Evolution

The U.S. Navy's adoption of this symbol and many other customs can be directly attributed to the influence of British Naval tradition. Khaki Clothing in the Navy Khaki originated in 1845 in India where British soldiers soaked white uniforms in mud, …

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Royal Navy and Marine Uniforms - military heritage

Royal Navy Lieutenant's Uniform, 1800-1811. These images are of our re-created Lieutenant's full dress uniform including a detail of the button twist on the lapels and collar along with the belt plate and an undress fore-and-aft bicorn (chapeau bras).

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Royal Naval uniform: pattern 1901 - National Maritime Museum

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Revolutionary war coats - American Heritage Clothing

Revolutionary war coats custom made. This coat is a civilian style, it buttons over and closes in the front. It is made of a grey linen, with decorative pewter buttons.

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The British Navy, 1793-1802 - napoleon.org

Introduction. The British Navy as it appears at the battles of the Nile and Copenhagen cannot be properly understood without considering the preceding eight years of war with Revolutionary France, the semi-disaster at Toulon, against the young artilleryman, Bonaparte, the (real) fear of invasion, the growth of the empire, the huge efforts at recruitment into navy, the advances in port ...

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Officer's Uniforms of the British Navy – JaneAusten.co.uk

Visit their site for further information on Regency Sailors' dress as well as photographs of actual Georgian era uniforms, including that of Admiral Lord Nelson. A complete description of United States Navy Uniform Regulations from 1814 can be found here. The details found in this document would strongly resemble those in the British Regulations.

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Nicknames of British Army Units - Napoleon Series

1700s/1800s. Due to 80 years spent in Ireland. 7th Dragoon Guards. The Black Horse. 1700s. Color of facings. The Mary's Bodyguard. 1700s/1800s. Sent by George II to assist Maria Theresa, of Austria. 1st Dragoons. The Catchers. 1815. Captured an Eagle at Waterloo. 2nd Dragoons. The Greys. 1700s/1800s. Color of uniforms when first raised.

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The Marks of a Sailor - Maritime History from Aloft

In the 17th century, the English navy was the first to adopt uniforms for officers and a "slop" system, after which all sea clothing were referred to as "slops." In both England and the United States, non-officers supplied and wore their own slops until the early 19th century, when non-officer uniforms were standardized (Hill).

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[TMP] "British Navy uniform 1700-1730" Topic

"British Navy uniform 1700-1730" Topic. 11 Posts. All members in good standing are free to post here. Opinions expressed here are solely those of the posters, and have not been cleared with nor are they endorsed by The Miniatures Page. Please do not use bad language on the forums.

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New crackerjacks approved — Six-year development process ...

The Navy's top officer has approved the long-awaited overhaul of the iconic dress uniform, a modernization officials say will make them more comfortable and functional.

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May 17, 2015 - military Naval uniforms of the 1700s to 1800s officers, and men of royal navy, US navy, french navy: generally a blue waistcoat (prounounced westcut) with Epaulettes (before shoulderboards mainly with the French and some American captains such as John Paul Jones not so much with the British until 1800s), shirt, britches, buttons, insignia rank done using gold shoulder and cuff ...

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