亚洲伊人成综合人影院

亚洲伊人成综合人影院

亚洲伊人成综合人影院

亚洲伊人成综合人影院

ave t▓hem the title of “Royal” from the E▓gyptian campaign of 1801.Of them there is a l▓egend of a curious speech made by a captain o▓f the corps before his men debarked.Look●ing out of a porthole at the▓ sombre masses of the enemy tha▓t were assembled to oppose the lan▓ding, he turned to his men and said, “Look ●here! Tho

亚洲伊人成综合人影院

se fellows on shore there are ●the French, and that is the land of Egypt.I▓f you don’t, therefore, help to gi▓ve them a d—d good thrashing, you will▓ soon find yourself in the ho●use of bondage!” So, with su●ndry skirmishes, especially that at Mandora, wh●ere

亚洲伊人成综合人影院

the 92nd displayed conspi▓cuous gallantry, the army push●ed on to the battlefield outside Alexandria,● where they took up an entrenched position bet●ween the dry bed of Lake Mareotis and ▓the sea.Here, at daybreak on the 21st Ma▓rch 1801, they were attacked by Gene

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ral Menou,▓ who, making a feint at the British left with ●the Dromedary Corps, vigorously● attacked the right, where the ●28th, 42nd, and 23rd were posted.B▓ut every attack was repulsed, even when amm●unition failed, and the defence had to be c▓onduct

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ed with the bayonet alone.The 28th, as●sailed in front and rear when in line by cav▓alry, fought back to back, and ever si●nce have been distinguished by having ●the regimental number or165 badge on the ●back as well as the front of their ▓headdress.Th

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e victory was dearly bought,● for Abercromby was mortally hurt●, and 1306 men, with 70 officer●s, were killed or wounded.Shortly after Cairo ▓was occupied, and Alexandria, first blockaded,● soon surrendered. The emplo●yment of a camel corps was a fo

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rec●ast of what would be done when next an Engli▓sh army fought on Egyptian soil, ●but there is even another point▓ of resemblance.For as an Indian brig●ade co-operated with the home army at Tel-el-K▓ebir, so in this campaign a force unde▓r General Baird, consisting of the 8th Light D▓ragoons, and the 10th, 61st,▓ 86th, a

nd 88th, from India, with some two● thousand Sepoys, landed at Kosseir and▓ made a gallant march of a hundred and f●ifty miles across the desert t●o Kenneh, a