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The volunteer service that became the Territorial Army.

Information provided by Pete Danks

1798     The volunteer service was formed as the 7th Company of the Banffshire Corps of Volunteers.

1808     The Volunteer forces became the Local Militia

1815     Local Militia Disbanded after the defeat of Napoleon

1859     Volunteer company formed as the 4th Company of The Banffshire Corps of Artillery Volunteers. James Moir elected as Captain

1861     Volunteers receive two 32 pounder guns on 15 February, sited on a battery built by the volunteers over the following months.

1903     Volunteers became the 2nd company of the Banffshire Core of Volunteers

1908     Volunteer forces become the Territorial Army