Category: 21st Light Dragoons

Categories: British Army


The 21st Light Dragoons was a cavalry regiment of the British Army. It was raised on 5 April 1760, as the 21st Light Dragoons (Royal Forresters) by John, Marquis of Granby, and Lord Robert Sutton. It was also sometimes known as the Royal Windsor Forresters. This first regiment was however disbanded on 3 March 1763.

It was raised again in 1779 by Major-General Douglas and disbanded in 1783.

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Person Profiles (5)

abt 1758 - 1829
22 Feb 1748 Bristol, Gloucestershire, England - 10 Jan 1818
02 Jan 1721 Leicestershire, England - 18 Oct 1770 photo
21 Feb 1722 - 19 Nov 1762
23 Jan 1738 England - 25 Feb 1822




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