King's Own Royal Regiment Museum

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Regimental History

Colonels of the King's Own Royal Regiment

Colonel Sir Charles Orby

A staunch Roman Catholic, promoted from 3rd Troop of Life Guards by James II, to be Lieutenant Colonel 1 February 1688 vice Charles Trelawny. Removed by William III, who offered a reward of 200 for his arrest.

Only a proportion of our collections are on display at anyone time.  Certain items are on loan for display in other institutions.  An appointment is required to consult any of our collections which are held in store.

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