King's Own Royal Regiment Museum
Museum & Collections
First World War
Second World War
Actions & Movements
Colonels of the King's Own Royal Regiment
Lieutenant General William Barrell
Shown on the Blenheim Roll as lieutenant and Captain, 1st Foot Guards,
27 March 1698. 1st Lieutenant of Grenadier Company and Captain 1702.
Captain and Lieutenant 1st Food Guards 5 January 1705. Brevet Lieutenant
Colonel 1 January 1707. Colonel of the 28th Foot in 1715. Brigadier
General 1727. Colonel of the 22nd Foot 25 August 1730. Colonel of the
King’s Own 8 August 1734. Major General 1 January 1735. Lieutenant
General 2 July 1739. Governor of Pendennis Castle 8 August 1739. Died 9
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