ToL 004 – Drummer The 27th Foot – Size 54mm Painted
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Being one of the "Old Corps" the XXVIIth Regiment was Allowed to wear, in the center of their colours, a castle with three turrets; St. George's colours flying, in a blue field; and the name Inniskilling over it.
The 27th Foot was first raised to defend the Irish town of Inniskilling in 1689 and
was known as Zacharaiah Tiffin's Regiment of Foot. The regiment was placed on the
regular English Establishment in 1690, becoming the 27th Regt of Foot in July of 1751.
During the French and Indian War, the 27th Foot saw action at Ticonderoga
and Crown Point, and were present at the French surrender of Montreal in 1760.
In 1761 the regiment left Nova Scotia for the West Indies, taking part in the
capture of Martinique and Grenada, and the Spanish citadel of Havana in 1762.
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These 54, 80 and 90mm model Figures has been designed by some of this country's leading craftsmen, the size being the approximate height of figures without the headdress, depicting in accurate detail the armies of the past and present. The great leaders and the common soldiers alike all have been designed after much meticulous research into the uniforms and weapons.