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History. International Relations

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Gordienko D. O. The King’s Body Guard of the Yeomen: Foot Ceremonial Guard of Charles II Stuart. Izvestiya of Saratov University. History. International Relations, 2018, vol. 18, iss. 2, pp. 199-204. DOI: 10.18500/1819-4907-2018-18-2-199-204

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94(410)«1603–1714»

The King’s Body Guard of the Yeomen: Foot Ceremonial Guard of Charles II Stuart

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Gordienko Dmitry O., Samara National Research University
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The article shows the role and place of the yeomen of the guard institution in the Royal court and armed forces system during the reign of Charles II. Particular attention is drawn to the position of officers of the company at the Royal court.

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