Founded: 5th May 1860
The Regiment was formed from the 10th Lanwehr Battalion on 5th May 1860.
3rd Fusilier Battalion
In 1864 the Regiment fought in the war against Denmark as part of the 21st Brigade.
In 1866 the Regiment fought in the war against Austria as part of the 11th Infantry Division. The 21st and 22nd Brigades consisted of the 10th, 11th, 50th and 51st Infantry Regiments. It fought in the battle of Koniggratz.
In 1870 the Regiment fought in the war against France as part of the 10th Infantry Division.
The Regiment fought at Sedan and in the Seige of Paris, with the Regiment being part of the 20th Infantry Brigade.
On 2nd September 1893 a fourth battalion was added.
4th (Semi) Battalion
On 2nd August 1914 the Regiment was mobalised for war, and formed a reserve battalion, and two recruid depots.
Again, it was part of the 20th Infantry Brigade, 10th Infantry Division.
It fought on the Western front and at Verdun.
On 26th September 1918 the Regiment has a mine thrower unit added.
422nd Mine Thrower Company