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(formerly) a British infantryman armed with a light flintlock musket

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Defending barrister Simon Rogers said the defendant was a former Welsh Fusileer who had been discharged when he broke his leg, and it was clear that from then on, his "life has gone off the rails".
Some cadets have recently returned from a visit to the Royal Fusileers in Cyprus and last October a small group travelled to France and Belgium to take part in a very special ceremony.
Fans showing their appreciation of the Royal Regiment of Fusileers at Villa Park on Saturday.
However, I did laugh at Jamie's plan to join the Royal Highland Fusileers.
Williams, of the Fusileers, Percy Byshe [sic] Shelley, the author of Prometheus Unbound, The Cenci, Queen Mab, &c.