Grenadier Regiments

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Grenadier Regiments
... The term grenadier was retained or adopted by various elite infantry units, including Potsdam Grenadiers, the Granatieri di Sardegna (Grenadiers of Sardinia ... Indian Army and claimed to be the first and oldest grenadier regiment (as opposed to grenadier companies) in the British Empire ... the Connecticut 1st Company Governor's Foot Guards and the 11th Regiment of Connecticut Militia had grenadier companies ...
Preobrazhensky Regiment - Timeline
... 1683 - Peter the Great begins to assemble the droll regiments. 1687 - Droll regiments become the Semenovsky regiment and Preobrazhensky regiments of the regular army. 1695 - Preobrazhensky regiment (nine companies) takes part in the Azov campaigns ...