Drummer's Lace

LXXIst Regiment of Foot

1st & 2nd Colours - 71st Regiment
1st Battalion

1st & 2nd Colours - 2nd Battln 71st Regiment
2nd Battalion

In the center of each colour is to be painted, or embroidered, in gold
Roman characters, the number of the rank of the regiment, within the
wreath of roses and thistles on the same stalk. The second colour of
those regiments which are faced with red or white, is to be the red cross
of St. George in a white field, and the Union in the upper canton.
The colours of the second battalion to be distinguished by a flaming ray of
gold, descending from the upper corner of each colour, towards the center.

71st Regiment

The front [of the drums] to be painted with the colour of the facing
of the regiment, with the King's cypher and crown, and the
number of the regiment under it.

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