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Military History

Officer's Light Company jacket of the 71st (Highland) Regiment of Foot, c.1800-1809

This collection consists of documents, books, personal papers, uniforms, medals and ephemera related to Irish soldiers in the British, American and Irish armies.

The largest part of the collection is uniforms and uniform accessories, which include headdress, belts and rank insignia, the earliest of which dates from the 1780s.

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