Regimental Records: In the case of the Guards and Cavalry, they are reported separately in the "Distribution of Troops" returns in the National Archives.
Cavalry in Upper and Lower Canada included:
1st Dragoon Guards 1839-43 (Ontario and Quebec)
7th Hussars 1838-43 (Quebec)
13th Hussars 1866-69 (Ontario and Quebec)
19th Light Dragoons 1813-16 (Ontario and Quebec)
1st (King's) Dragoon Guards
1838 - 1844
In July 1838, two compaines of King's Dragoon Guards and one company of Royal Artillery left Lower Canada for Niagara.
1861 - 1863
The 7th (Queen's Own) Hussars
1838 - 1842
The regiment was employed in Canada during the insurrection of 1838-39.
The 13th Hussars
1866 - 1869
The regiment was sent to Canada at the time of the Trent difficulty, and served there for nearly two years.
1811 - 1824
This regiment later became The 19th (Princess of Wales's Own) Hussars and holds a battle honour for Niagara. In 1813-14 two squadrons, which had been sent out to America, saw some very rough service on the Niagara Frontier. The regiment named The 19th Lancers was disbanded in 1821.
1846 - 1850
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