Author Archives: Ben Townsend

Regimental Caps of the 95th (Rifle) Regiment of Foot

Fifteen Glorious Years- or was it thirteen? The 95th rifles existed between 1803 and 1816. After their genesis in 1800 as the Experimental Rifle Corps, they moved swiftly through an incarnation as The Rifle Corps, before becoming a numbered regiment as the 95th (Rifle) Regiment of Foot in 1803. With the raising of additional battalions […]