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In the French Revolutionary Wars the 58th saw action in Egypt at the Battle of Alexandria, and Calabria, where it participated in a raid on shipping at Diamante.
Under the command of Colonel William Houston it fought at Minorca in 1798, in the Mediterranean in 1800, and took part in the expedition to Egypt in 1801, including the Siege of Alexandria. As part of Wellington's army, it served in the Peninsular campaign. During this campaign it fought at Salamanca and at Burgos.
|Height||115.00 mm||(4.53 inches)|