Search billions of records on Ancestry.com
   
60th Regiment.
Soldiers recorded on Norfolk Island
Back to Start Page
The Regiments
Known as (nickname)...................................................
Facings.......................................................................... rifle green; facings: scarlet
Braided Lace................................................................
Service in Australia .....................................................
1755....... 62nd (Royal American) Regiment of Foot raised in Pennsylvania, Virginia and Maryland
1757........60th (Royal American) Regiment of Foot
1797........5th Bn formed as first rifle corps in British Army
1819........5th Bn disbanded and regiment became a rifle corps
1824........60th (The Duke of York's Own Rifle Corps and Light Infantry) Regiment of Foot
1824........60th (The Duke of York's Own Rifle Corps) Regiment of Foot
1830........60th (The King's Royal Rifle Corps) Regiment of Foot
1881........The King's Royal Rifle Corps
1921........The King's Royal Rifles

The Soldiers listed below represent the soldiers who were in Australia on Garrison Duty. It is unsure if they settled. If it is confirmed they will be given their own page and be listed above. The list of names has come from many areas, Military records of the Regiment , Pay rolls, Pay Musters, Cemetery Records, Church Records & General Muster Records etc etc . Many soldiers transferred from Regiment to Regiment

This list is still being compiled and will take a long time to complete. If the Name is not linked it is not yet complete.
Military records of the Regiment , Pay rolls, Pay Musters, Cemetery Records, Church Records & General Muster Records.
E- mail address
bmchapman@iprimus.com.au
Copyright B & M Chapman (QLD) Australia
Last revised: January 04, 2004