In 1804 he joined the 21st native infantry, and on 21 Sept. was promoted to a majority.
"Then why didn't you stay and carry baggage for the 39th Native Infantry, instead of running all round the camp?"
The 1st battalion of sepoy drafts, to which he belonged, became the 40th, and eventually the 33rd native infantry.
A Terran captain of native infantry came over, saluting.
Johnson was commissioned into the 5th Bengal Native Infantry in 1846.
In 1824, they were designated as the 30th, 31st, 32nd & 33rd Madras Native Infantry respectively.
On May 21 the 55th Native Infantry rose at Mardan.
The regiment was raised in 1800 as a battalion of Madras Native Infantry.
There were three battalions of Bengal Native Infantry stationed in or near the city.
Under human officers, the North Uller Native Infantry would have stood firm.