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Gaza (Battle honour) (63 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article

was a battle honour awarded to units of the British and Imperial Armies that took part in one or more of the following engagements in the Great War: First
Somme 1918 (Battle honour) (76 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
was a battle honour awarded to units of the British and Imperial Armies that took part in one or more of the following engagements in the Great War: First
Battle honour (4,058 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
tradition. For the American equivalent, see Campaign streamer. A battle honour is an award of a right by a government or sovereign to a military unit
Tigris 1916 (Battle honour) (56 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Tigris 1916 was a battle honour awarded to units of the British and Imperial Armies that took part in the ultimately unsuccessful attempt to relieve the
Anglo-Persian War (2,754 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
'Persia', 'Reshire', and 'Koosh-Ab' in 1858, and 'Bushire' in 1861. The battle honour 'Persia' was awarded to all units that had participated in the campaign
Scarpe 1917 (Battle honour) (68 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
was a battle honour awarded to units of the British and Imperial Armies that took part in one or more of the following engagements in the Great War: First
Kemmel (Battle honour) (58 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
was a battle honour awarded to units of the British and Imperial Armies that took part in one or more of the following engagements in the Great War: First
Passchendaele (Battle honour) (85 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
was a battle honour awarded to units of the British and Imperial Armies that took part in one or more of the following engagements in the Great War: First
Bapaume 1918 (Battle honour) (58 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
was a battle honour awarded to units of the British and Imperial Armies that took part in one or more of the following engagements in the Great War: First
Aden (battle honour) (82 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Aden was a battle honour awarded to units of the British and Imperial Armies that took part in either of the following campaigns: The Aden Expedition
Defence of Festubert (639 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
come. The British and Indian regiments that took part were awarded the battle honour Festubert 1914. The fighting around Ypres subsided in mutual exhaustion
Magdhaba-Rafah (battle honour) (185 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Action of Rafah during the winter of 1916–17 in the Sinai Campaign of the Great War. Australian units were awarded Magdhaba-Rafah: 1st Light Horse Regiment
Battle and theatre honours of the Australian Army (931 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
awarded a battle honour in 1994 for the First Battle of Maryang San in Korea. In 2013 units of Special Operations Command were awarded the battle honour Eastern
Bois des Buttes (Battle honour) (1,029 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Bois des Buttes was a battle honour uniquely awarded to the Devonshire Regiment in memory of the actions of its 2nd Battalion on 27 May 1918, the first
Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry Highlanders (2,008 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
as the 59th Stormont and Glengarry Regiment on 8 May 1900. Following the Great War it was redesignated as The Stormont and Glengarry Regiment on 12 March
37th Battalion (Northern Ontario), CEF (232 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
November 1915 to 6 July 1916. The 37th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1915-16. The 37th Battalion (Northern Ontario), CEF, is perpetuated
Royal Tank Regiment (2,190 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
unit in the world, being formed by the British Army in 1916 during the Great War. Today it is the armoured regiment of the British Army's 1st Armoured
30th Battalion, CEF (257 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
November 1915-2 January 1917 The 30th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1915-1917. The 30th Battalion, CEF, is perpetuated by The British
17th Battalion (Nova Scotia Highlanders), CEF (308 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
September 1915 – 4 January 1917 The battalion was awarded the battle honourTHE GREAT WAR 1914-17.” The 17th Battalion, CEF is perpetuated by the Nova
King's Regiment (Liverpool) (9,364 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
King's later fought in the Korean War, earning the regiment's last battle honour. Nine Victoria Crosses were awarded to men of the regiment, the first
104th Battalion, CEF (265 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
January 1917 to 2 March 1918. The 104th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916-18. The 104th Battalion, CEF is perpetuated by The Royal
Glasgow Highlanders (1,046 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Africa during the Second Boer War and earned the battalion its first battle honour, for service on the Modder River. In 1908 the unit became the 9th (Glasgow
Middlesex Regiment (2,182 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
to his men “Die hard, 57th. Die hard!” "Albuhera" was the principal battle honour on the Middlesex Regiment's colours. The regiment was formed
69th Battalion (Canadien-Français), CEF (186 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
April 1916 to 4 January 1917. The 69th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916-17. The 69th Battalion (Canadien-Français), CEF is perpetuated
The Calgary Highlanders (4,282 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
which served in Afghanistan between 2002 and 2014 to qualify for a Battle Honour. The regiment contributed over 100% of its strength, and was awarded
12e Régiment blindé du Canada (1,552 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
fought at the Battle of Amiens (1918) that the battalion qualified for a battle honour, which the 12e RBC perpetuates. The regiment also perpetuates the 259th
79th Battalion (Manitoba), CEF (239 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
April 1916 to 12 July 1916. The 79th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 79th Battalion, CEF is perpetuated by the 26th Field
76th Battalion, CEF (268 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
April 1916 – 9 July 1916. The 76th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 76th Battalion, CEF is perpetuated by The Lorne Scots
9th Battalion, CEF (293 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
April 1916-2 January 1917 The 9th Battalion was awarded the battle honour "THE GREAT WAR 1914-17." The 9th Battalion, CEF, was originally perpetuated
The Garhwal Rifles (4,590 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Yenangyuang, which it was awarded as a Battle Honour. It also has the distinction of being the only awardee of Battle Honour "Monywa", the last major action
40th Battalion (Nova Scotia), CEF (259 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1915-17. The 40th Battalion, CEF, is perpetuated by The Halifax Rifles (RCAC). M. S. Hunt, Nova Scotia's Part in the Great
The Algonquin Regiment (2,288 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
particular battle, the unit received only the general "Great War 1916–1917" battle honour. Following the end of the war the 159th (First Algonquins), 228th (Northern
36th Battalion, CEF (197 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
April 1916-2 January 1917 The 36th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1915-17. The 36th Battalion, CEF, is perpetuated by the 56th
51st Battalion (Edmonton), CEF (277 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Stewart, 20 September 1916- The 51st Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916-17. The 51st Battalion (Edmonton), CEF is perpetuated by
The Toronto Scottish Regiment (Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother's Own) (1,206 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
South-West Asia Afghanistan On 26 October 2015 the Afghanistan battle honour was presented to the regiment and added to the regimental colour by
112th Battalion (Nova Scotia), CEF (246 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
1916 to 4 December 1916. The 112th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916-17. The 112th Battalion (Nova Scotia), CEF, is perpetuated
66th Battalion (Edmonton Guards), CEF (243 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
May 1916 to 14 August 1916. The 66th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 66th Battalion (Edmonton Guards), CEF is perpetuated
74th Battalion, CEF (310 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
July 1916-25 September 1916 The 74th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 74th Battalion, CEF is perpetuated by The Lorne Scots
15th The King's Hussars (666 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1760 the 15th was the first unit in the British Army to be awarded a battle honour "Emsdorf" for the Battle of Emsdorf in the Seven Years' War. Other more
The North Saskatchewan Regiment (2,158 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Horse and The Prince Albert Volunteers, possessed the battle honour Pursuit to Mons from the Great War, but this honour cannot be perpetuated if a regiment
55th Battalion (New Brunswick & Prince Edward Island), CEF (267 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
5 May 1916 – 13 May 1916 The 55th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1915-16. The 55th Battalion (New Brunswick & Prince Edward Island)
West Yorkshire Regiment (3,143 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
regiment served in Flanders between 1693 and 1696 and gained its first battle honour at Namur in 1695. 1715 saw the regiment moved to Scotland to fight
39th Battalion, CEF (245 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
June 1915 to 4 January 1917. The 39th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1915-17. The 39th Battalion CEF is perpetuated by The Hastings
115th Battalion (New Brunswick), CEF (238 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Wedderburn on 23 July 1916. The 115th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 115th Battalion (New Brunswick), CEF, is perpetuated
103rd Battalion, CEF (241 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1916 to 7 November 1916. The 103rd Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916-17. The 103rd Battalion, CEF, is perpetuated by The Canadian
59th Battalion (Ontario), CEF (249 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
April to 11 August, 1916. . The 59th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 59th Battalion, CEF is perpetuated by The Princess
110th Battalion (Perth), CEF (248 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
1916 to 2 January 1917. The 110th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916-17. The 110th Battalion (Perth), CEF, is perpetuated by
33rd Battalion, CEF (240 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
2 June 1916-2 August 1916 The 33rd Battalion was awarded the battle honour The GREAT WAR 1916. The 33rd Battalion, CEF, is perpetuated by The Royal Canadian
113th Battalion (Lethbridge Highlanders), CEF (240 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
from 6 to 8 October 1916. The 113th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 113th Battalion (Lethbridge Highlanders), CEF, is perpetuated
114th Battalion (Haldimand), CEF (253 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
1916 to 11 November 1916. The 114th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 114th Battalion (Haldimand), CEF, is perpetuated by
77th Battalion (Ottawa), CEF (247 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
1916-13 September, 1916. The 77th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 77th Battalion (Ottawa), CEF, is perpetuated by The
68th Battalion (Regina), CEF (248 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
May 1916 to 6 July 1916. The 68th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 68th Battalion (Regina), CEF is perpetuated by The
56th Battalion (Calgary), CEF (241 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
April 1916 to 6 July 1916. The 56th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1915-16. The 56th Battalion (Calgary), CEF is perpetuated by
57th Battalion (Canadien-Français), CEF (245 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Renaud Lt.-Col. E.T. Paquette The 57th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 57e Bataillon (Canadien-Français), CEF is perpetuated
82nd Battalion, CEF (238 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
May 1916 to 18 July 1916. The 82nd Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 82nd Battalion, CEF is perpetuated by The Calgary Highlanders
111th Battalion (South Waterloo), CEF (242 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
1916 to 13 October 1916. The 111th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 111th Battalion (South Waterloo), CEF, is perpetuated
Second Boer War (18,912 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
engagement involving Canadian soldiers from the time of Confederation until the Great War. Eventually, 270 soldiers died in the course of the Boer War. The Canadian
North Staffordshire Regiment (6,946 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
result, the North Staffordshire Regiment received the unique "Hafir" battle honour, given to no other British regiment. The 2nd Battalion was stationed
Post Office Rifles (1,558 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
'volunteers' to see enemy action. The 24th Battalion was awarded their first battle honour "Egypt 1882". During the Second Boer War the 24th Battalion contributed
210th Battalion (Frontiersmen), CEF (118 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Lieut-Col. W. E. Seaborn. The Battalion was awarded the Battle Honour "Honour of the Great War". Meek, John F. Over the Top! The Canadian Infantry in
53rd Battalion (Northern Saskatchewan), CEF (236 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
April 1916 to 1 August 1916. The 53rd Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916-17. The 53rd Battalion (Northern Saskatchewan), CEF is perpetuated
35th Battalion, CEF (225 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
October 1916 – 4 January 1917 The 35th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1915-17. The 35th Battalion, CEF, is perpetuated by The Queen's
86th Battalion (Machine Gun), CEF (260 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Machine Gun Depot, CEF). The 86th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 86th Battalion (Machine Gun), CEF, is perpetuated by
71st Battalion, CEF (273 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1916 – 28 September 1916 The 71st Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 71st Battalion, CEF, is perpetuated by The Royal Canadian
Ghana Regiment (413 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
colony of the Gold Coast. In this guise, the regiment earned its first battle honour as part of the Ashanti campaign. The Gold Coast Constabulary was renamed
83rd Battalion (Queen's Own Rifles of Canada), CEF (242 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
May 1916 to 17 August 1916. The 83rd Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 83rd Battalion, CEF is perpetuated by The Queen's Own
92nd Battalion (48th Highlanders), CEF (243 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
May 1916 to 4 January 1917. The 92nd Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916-17. The 92nd Battalion (48th Highlanders), CEF is perpetuated
95th Battalion, CEF (239 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1916 to 22 December 1916. The 95th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916-17. The 95th Battalion, CEF, is perpetuated by The Queen's
98th Battalion (Lincoln & Welland), CEF (246 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
July 1916 to 6 October 1916. The 98th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 98th Battalion (Lincoln & Welland), CEF, is perpetuated
63rd Battalion (Edmonton), CEF (254 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
April 1916 to 6 July 1916. The 63rd Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 63rd Battalion (Edmonton), CEF is perpetuated by The
65th Battalion (Saskatchewan), CEF (279 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
1916 to 25 September 1916. The 65th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 65th Battalion (Saskatchewan), CEF is perpetuated by
The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders of Canada (Princess Louise's) (4,320 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
disbanded on 1 September 1917. The 173rd Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916-17. The 3rd Battalion, CMGC, CEF, was formed in France on
61st Battalion (Winnipeg), CEF (241 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
April 1916 to 6 July 1916. The 61st Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 61st Battalion, CEF is perpetuated by The Royal Winnipeg
62nd Battalion (British Columbia), CEF (251 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
April 1916 to 6 July 1916. The 62nd Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 62nd Battalion, CEF is perpetuated by The British Columbia
32nd Battalion, CEF (262 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
August 1916-2 January 1917 The 32nd Battalion was awarded the battle honour The GREAT WAR 1915-17. The 32nd Battalion, CEF, is perpetuated by The 12th
80th Battalion, CEF (249 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1916 to 25 September 1916. The 80th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 80th Battalion, CEF is perpetuated by the The Hastings
100th Battalion (Winnipeg Grenadiers), CEF (239 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
1916 to 4 January 1917. The 100th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916-17. The 100th Battalion, CEF is perpetuated by The Winnipeg
Battle honours of the British and Imperial Armies (7,419 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
awarded battle honours to their forces independently. The first battle honour was the motto Virtutis Namurcensis Præmium (Reward for valour at Namur)
101st Battalion (Winnipeg Light Infantry), CEF (231 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
McLean from 28 June 1916 to 21 August 1916.It was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916.It (Winnipeg Light Infantry), CEF, is perpetuated by the
45th Battalion (Manitoba), CEF (203 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
March 1916 to 13 July 1916. The 45th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 45th Battalion (Manitoba), CEF, is perpetuated by The
12th Manitoba Dragoons (1,120 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
at Camp Valcartier, Quebec. The 6th Battalion was awarded the battle honour "THE GREAT WAR 1914-15." The 6th Battalion was commanded by Lt.-Col. J.G. Rattray
The Lincoln and Welland Regiment (2,495 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
presented new regimental colours to the regiment which included the battle honour NIAGARA based on the regiment's perpetuation of the Incorporated Militia
The Princess of Wales' Own Regiment (2,377 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
because of the 14th’s contribution, “South Africa 1900” became the first battle honour. As a matter of interest, a PWOR officer by the name of Major Wallace
12th Battalion, CEF (326 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
September 1916 - 4 January 1917 The 12th Battalion was awarded the battle honour "THE GREAT WAR 1914-17.". The 12th Battalion, CEF, is perpetuated by The Royal
14th King's Hussars (480 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Peninsula in 1808 following time spent in England. The regiment gained the battle honour Douro in May 1809 having been spared the retreat to Corunna in the same
Royal Warwickshire Regiment (4,406 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1692 and the Siege of Namur in July 1695 which was the 6th's first battle honour. During the War of the Spanish Succession the 6th were in Spain and
HMS Collingwood (1908) (3,620 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Fleet. On 29 October Sturdee came aboard to present the ship with her battle honour, "Jutland 1916". Captain Wilmot Nicholson briefly assumed command on
Royal Australian Artillery (2,389 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
battalions of Australian Commonwealth Horse, that served in South Africa. Battle Honour – UBIQUE – Latin :meaning "Everywhere". Captain General of the Royal
84th Battalion, CEF (255 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1916 to 20 September 1916. The 84th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 84th Battalion, CEF is perpetuated by The Toronto Scottish
HMS Blackwater (1903) (346 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
/ 50.92250°N 1.10278°E / 50.92250; 1.10278. She was not awarded a Battle Honour for her service. She was assigned a pennant number during her career
21st Lancers (649 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
effective part in the campaign. "Omdurman" was the regiment's only battle honour, giving rise to the satirical regimental motto of "thou shalt not kill
The Canadian Grenadier Guards (3,826 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
quota of officers and men to "E" Company. This contribution earned the battle honour "South Africa 1899–1900". In 1911, Lieutenant-Colonel J.W. Carson
6th Battalion (Fort Garrys), CEF (210 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
and by Lt.-Col R.W. Paterson. The battalion was awarded the battle honour "THE GREAT WAR 1914-15." The 6th Battalion, CEF is perpetuated by the 12th Manitoba
Duke of Wellington's Regiment (10,239 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the only units to be award the battle honour Banana Ridge. A following battle resulted in the award of the battle honour Djebel Bou Aoukaz on the 1st Dukes
96th Battalion (Canadian Highlanders), CEF (237 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
October 1916 to 8 October 1916. The 96th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 96th Battalion (Canadian Highlanders), CEF, is perpetuated
99th Battalion (Essex), CEF (244 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
June 1916 to 5 July 1916. The 99th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 99th Battalion (Essex), CEF, is perpetuated by The
90th Battalion (Winnipeg Rifles), CEF (238 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
June 1916 to 19 July 1916. The 90th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 90th Battalion, CEF is perpetuated by the Royal Winnipeg
41st Battalion (French Canadian), CEF (232 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
October 1915 to 4 April 1916. The 41st Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1915-16. The 41st Battalion (French Canadian), CEF, is perpetuated
41st Battalion (French Canadian), CEF (232 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
October 1915 to 4 April 1916. The 41st Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1915-16. The 41st Battalion (French Canadian), CEF, is perpetuated
94th Battalion (New Ontario), CEF (257 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
June 1916 to 18 July 1916. The 94th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 94th Battalion, CEF is perpetuated by the 116th Independent
64th Battalion, CEF (261 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
April 1916 to 7 July 1916. The 64th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916-17. The 64th Battalion, CEF is perpetuated by The Princess
89th Battalion (Alberta), CEF (234 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
June 1916 to 1 August 1916. The 89th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 89th Battalion, CEF is perpetuated by The King's Own
91st Battalion (Elgin), CEF (250 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
June 1916 to 15 July 1916. The 91st Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 91st Battalion (Elgin), CEF is perpetuated by 31 Combat
97th Battalion (American Legion), CEF (247 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
1916 to 24 December 1916. The 97th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 97th Battalion (American Legion), CEF is not perpetuated
Royal Rifles of Canada (866 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Rifles' badge and the date 1941 on its guidon. This distinction is not a battle honour, but an acknowledgement that one of its predecessor units, the 7th/XI
Monmouthshire Regiment (2,946 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
regular 2nd Battalion, South Wales Borderers, and they received the battle honour "South Africa 1900-02". Reserve forces were reorganised under the Territorial
108th Battalion (Selkirk), CEF (234 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
1916 to 15 December 1916. The 108th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916-17. The 108th Battalion (Selkirk), CEF, is not perpetuated
11th Battalion, CEF (317 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Walker, 8 May 1916 – 4 January 1917 The Battalion was awarded the battle honour "THE GREAT WAR 1914-17". The 11th Battalion, CEF, is perpetuated by the The
11th Battalion (Australia) (5,041 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
51st Infantry Regiment. Upon formation, the battalion inherited the battle honour of "South Africa, 1899–1902", which it bore for the 1st and 2nd Battalions
20th Hussars (2,192 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dragoons, which was disbanded in 1819, and therefore entitled to the battle honour "Peninsula" which had been awarded to that regiment. From Aldershot
259th Battalion, Canadian Rifles, CEF (Siberia) (277 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
infantry battalion of the Canadian Expeditionary Force Siberia during the Great War. The 259th Battalion was authorized on 1 November 1918 and embarked
Action at Néry (3,088 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
honour title of "Néry", the only British Army unit to have this as a battle honour. Main article: Great Retreat After the British and German armies first
Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry (2,125 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Companies" that reinforced the regular battalions, and were awarded the battle honour "South Africa 1900–1901". In 1908 reserve forces were reorganised by
Wiltshire Regiment (6,963 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
For its service in the First Maori War, the regiment earned its first battle honour: New Zealand. In 1856, the regiment rotated back to the British Isles
HMS Moy (1904) (658 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
1919 she was sold to T Oakley for scrapping. She was not awarded a Battle Honour for her service. Jane, Fred T. (1969) [1905]. Jane’s Fighting Ships
Dogra Regiment (707 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Indian Army. For this herculean task, the battalion was awarded the battle honour of Suadih. The Dogra Regiment also fought in 1999 Kargil war for tiger
81st Battalion, CEF (407 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
May 1916 to 5 July 1916. The 81st Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 81st Battalion, CEF is perpetuated by the The Lincoln
HMS Arun (1903) (642 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Sheffield for breaking at Hale, North Cornwall. She was not awarded a Battle Honour for her service. Jane, Fred T. (1969) [1905]. Jane’s Fighting Ships
HMS Foyle (1903) (658 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
04°10′W / 50.267°N 4.167°W / 50.267; -4.167. She was not awarded a Battle Honour for her service. Jane, Fred T. (1969) [1905]. Jane’s Fighting Ships
HMS Dee (1903) (595 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
breaking at Briton Ferry, Glamorgan in Wales. She was not awarded a Battle Honour for her service. Jane, Fred T. (1969) [1905]. Jane’s Fighting Ships
HMS Teviot (1903) (623 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Sheffield for breaking at Morecombe, Lancashire. She was not awarded a Battle Honour for her service Jane, Fred T. (1969) [1905]. Jane’s Fighting Ships
HMS Liffey (1904) (657 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
breaking at Grays, Essex on the Thames Estuary. She was not awarded a Battle Honour for her service. Jane, Fred T. (1969) [1905]. Jane’s Fighting Ships
HMS Nith (1905) (623 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Sheffield for breaking at Preston, Lancashire. She was not awarded a Battle Honour for her service. Jane, Fred T. (1969) [1905]. Jane’s Fighting Ships
HMS Rother (1904) (645 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
breaking at Briton Ferry, Glamorgan in Wales. She was not awarded a Battle Honour for her service. Jane, Fred T. (1969) [1905]. Jane’s Fighting Ships
HMS Ness (1905) (637 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
1919 she was sold to T.R. Sales for breaking. She was not awarded a Battle Honour for her service. Jane, Fred T. (1969) [1905]. Jane’s Fighting Ships
HMS Cherwell (1903) (673 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
breaking at Rainham, Kent on the Thames Estuary. She was not awarded a Battle Honour for her service. Jane, Fred T. (1969) [1905]. Jane’s Fighting Ships
HMS Ure (1904) (680 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
May 1919 she was sold to TR Sales for breaking. She was not awarded a Battle Honour for her service. Jane, Fred T. (1969) [1905]. Jane’s Fighting Ships
The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada (4,176 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
on foreign soil. They were recognized for their service and earned a battle honour for the regiment, even though they were not allowed to wear the QOR
Gloucestershire Regiment (5,755 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
was expanded during the Seven Years' War. The 61st gained its first battle honour a year later during the invasion of Guadeloupe, the same year that General
70th Battalion, CEF (187 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
April 1916 to 6 July 1916. The 70th Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 70th Battalion, CEF, is perpetuated by the 26th Field
Sherbrooke Hussars (4,933 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
from the War of 1812. As a result, the regiment carries the Theatre Battle Honour, Defence of Canada 1812-15, in recognition of the service rendered by
The Grey and Simcoe Foresters (2,749 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
recognition of this contribution 35th Simcoe Foresters received its first battle honour "North West Canada 1885". During the Second Boer War the regiments
70th Infantry Brigade (United Kingdom) (891 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Army that saw service during the First and Second world wars. During the Great War it was raised as part of Kitchener's Army and fought mainly in the trenches
Loyal Regiment (North Lancashire) (4,286 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Kimberley during the Boer War. Annually, the regiment would celebrate this battle honour on 15 February. The next anniversary on the calendar commemorated the
HMS Leopard (1897) (1,266 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
sold on 10 June 1919 to J. Jackson for breaking. She was not awarded a Battle Honour for her service. Sources differ as to when Leopard was ordered.
South Alberta Light Horse (2,172 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
months of existence during the rebellion, and the SALH carries the battle honour "North West Canada, 1885" on their colours. This irregular light cavalry
9th Deccan Horse (699 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Centuries, winning a Victoria Cross in 1859 and was also awarded the battle honour, ‘Central India’. The Regiment was also in action during the Second
HMS Doon (1904) (741 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
breaking at Rainham, Kent, on the Thames Estuary. She was not awarded a Battle Honour for her service Jane, Fred T. (1969) [1905]. Jane’s Fighting Ships
HMS Garry (1905) (808 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
1920 she was sold to J. H. Lee for breaking up. She was not awarded a battle honour for her service. Jane, Fred T. (1969) [1905]. Jane’s Fighting Ships
HMS Viking (1909) (873 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
to be withdrawn from the operations. (Viking was later awarded the Battle Honour "Belgian Coast 1914–18"). During the First World War she served in the
8th Light Cavalry (1,145 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
“graveyard” for Pakistani Patton tanks. Here the regiment earned the Battle Honour PUNJAB. The 1971 Indo-Pak war saw the regiment among the Indian forces
Liverpool Scottish (4,950 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
British Army recognised the battalion's contribution with the reward of a battle honour: "South Africa 1902". The Liverpool Scottish acquired purpose-built
1 Gorkha Rifles (2,879 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jat War where it helped in the conquest of Bharatpur, gaining it as a battle honour, the first battle honourr awarded to the Gurkha units. In 1846 the First
East Lancashire Regiment (1,620 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1902. It was disembodied in March 1902. The battalion was awarded the battle honour "South Africa 1900–1902". The volunteer battalions were organised for
HMS Grafton (1892) (1,088 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
and from Cape Helles in January 1916. Grafton was later awarded the battle honour "DARDANELLES, Feb 1915- Jan 1916" for her service off Gallipoli. On
Military history of the North-West Frontier (6,911 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
raised at Hyderabad in 1839 by Capt. Ward. The regiment earned its first battle honour during the Operations in Scinde 1839-42, when it was awarded the unique
10th Battalion (Australia) (5,173 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Infantry Regiments. Through these links, the 10th Battalion inherited a battle honour from the Boer War. At this time it was allocated to the 3rd Brigade
Liverpool Irish (4,228 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Guillemont, Third Ypres, and the Hundred Days Offensive. Disbanded after the Great War in 1922, the Liverpool Irish reformed in 1939 before the Second World
King's Royal Rifle Corps (3,922 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
granted the Battalion the honour of wearing on its accoutrements the Battle Honour “South Africa 1900-1902” (Army Order 151 of 1905). The announcement
10th Princess Mary's Own Gurkha Rifles (3,483 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
2nd Battalion's involvement in this campaign, the regiment gained the battle honour "Suez Canal" and the theatre honour "Egypt 1915". Later that year the
West India Regiment (3,503 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Yaoundé in January 1916. The Regiment was subsequently awarded the battle honour "Cameroons 1914-16". The 2nd Battalion, which had been divided into
Saint-Julien (961 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
participation in the early phases in the Second Battle of Ypres of the Great War Saint-Julien, Quebec Church of St. Julien, Southampton Municipalities
Battle of Jaffa (1917) (2,154 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The British units involved in the battle were awarded the distinct battle honour Jaffa. Citations Grainger 2006, p.221 Tucker and Roberts 2005, p
Royal Winnipeg Rifles (1,594 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
South Africa 1899-1900 battle honour. The regiment raised several battalions for the Canadian Expeditionary Force in the Great War, the most notable being
High Peak Rifles (7,304 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
volunteers to serve alongside the Regulars in the war, earning the Battle honour South Africa 1900–1902. A total of three officers and 125 other ranks
Rifle Brigade (Prince Consort's Own) (5,269 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
seen.'" (Bryant 1972, p. 11) Harington 1974. "The Regiment's First Battle Honour- Copenhagen 1801". Green Jackets. Retrieved 18 June 2016.  "95th Regiment
43rd (Monmouthshire) Regiment of Foot (1,801 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Wolfe's force, it took part in the capture of Quebec gaining its first battle honour. The next campaign was in the West Indies in 1762 where the 43rd took
Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (2,421 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Malay Regiment  Singapore – 1st Commando Battalion Footnotes Only battle honour awarded to a New Zealand unit since 1945. Citations McGibbon 2000
6th Queen Elizabeth's Own Gurkha Rifles (1,845 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
eastern India for 77 years, and as such the regiment gained only a single battle honour up to 1914. In 1899 the regiment moved from Assam to Abbottabad, in
Officers' Training Corps (5,026 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cambridge and on 21 December 1904, three years later, CURV was granted the battle honour "South Africa 1900-01". In 1908, CURV was renamed Cambridge University
Liverpool Rifles (3,125 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Volunteers served in the Second Boer War, gaining the battalion its first Battle Honour: South Africa 1900–1901. When the Volunteer Force was subsumed into
Lancashire Fusiliers (5,414 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
companies' of volunteers who served alongside the Regulars, and gained the battle honour South Afrca 1900–1902 for their battalions. Under the Haldane Reforms
Leeds Rifles (5,621 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
result, the Leeds Rifles was awarded South Africa 1900–1902 as its first battle honour. When the Territorial Force was created in 1908, the Volunteer Battalions
15th (Imperial Service) Cavalry Brigade (6,647 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
capture was recognised by the British government, which awarded them the battle honour Megiddo. The British army commander Edmund Allenby in his despatches
Bombay Engineer Group (1,916 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
against pirates on the Arabian coast and earned for itself the first battle honour of the Corps, Beni Boo Alli. In 1826, a second company was raised and
36th Battalion (Australia) (2,090 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
War II it was between 800 and 900 men. The battalion inherited the battle honour of "South Africa 1901–02" from the 7th Volunteer Infantry Regiment (St
Huddersfield Rifles (4,016 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the battalion served in the 2nd Boer War, gaining the unit its first Battle Honour: South Africa 1900–02. When the Territorial Force (TF) was formed under
Royal Buckinghamshire Yeomanry (3,135 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
command of a battalion of the Imperial Yeomanry in January 1900. The battle honour 'South Africa' was awarded. On 17 April 1901, the regiment was renamed
Auckland (Countess of Ranfurly's Own) and Northland Regiment (847 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
play other key roles in the New Zealand land wars, in which earned the battle honour 'New Zealand', which was not added to the Auckland Regiments battle
Essex Regiment (6,555 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Service Companies to assist 1st Battalion and were also awarded the battle honour South Africa 1900–02. As a result of the Haldane Reforms, the regiment's
Battle of Megiddo (1918) (7,140 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
[citation needed] The successful action at Megiddo resulted in the battle honour "Megiddo" being awarded to units of the British, Dominion and Empire
Birmingham Rifles (3,724 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
carried the Battle Honour South Africa 1900–02 awarded for providing volunteers for the service companies in the Second Boer War. During the Great War, the battalion
2nd Battalion, York and Lancaster Regiment (3,403 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
with all objectives recaptured. The Yorks and Lancs were awarded the Battle Honour Hooge 1915 for their part in this battle. The battalion remained in
Leicestershire Yeomanry (3,508 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
and the Pursuit to Mons, for each of which the regiment received a battle honour. The 2nd Line regiment was formed in 1914 and in 1915 it joined the
North Midland Brigade (582 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
alongside the Regular regiments in the 2nd Boer War and gained the Battle honour South Africa 1900–02. The brigade was split into two in 1901, forming
Leicester Town Rifles (5,832 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
serve alongside the Regulars during the Second Boer War, earning the Battle honour South Africa 1900–1902. When the Volunteer Force was subsumed into
Isle of Man Volunteers (1,107 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
During its existence, the Isle of Man Volunteers earned just one battle honour: South Africa 1900–02 Manx Fencible Corps 1779–1783 Royal Manx Fencibles
6th Battalion, Essex Regiment (3,918 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
a second company of 101 men in 1901–02. These volunteers gained the Battle Honour South Africa 1900–02 for the battalion. On the formation of the Territorial
Rhodesian African Rifles (4,302 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
World War: ‘Burma 1944-45’, ‘Arakan Beaches’ and ‘Taungup’. The final battle honour, ‘Rhodesia 1965-80’ would one day be added to them. On 25 April 1954
9th Battalion, Middlesex Regiment (4,107 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Volunteers from the unit served in the Second Boer War, earning it the Battle honour South Africa 1900–02. The 18th (Harrow Rifles) Middlesex RVC was formed
List of nicknames of British Army regiments (4,712 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Yeomanry, also known as "God's Own" in the 3rd Cavalry Division during the Great War (reference to the lack of KIA until 13 May 1915 - having landed in France
7th (City of London) Battalion, London Regiment (6,685 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
battalion also served with the KRRC. For this the unit received its first Battle Honour: South Africa 1900–02. Under the Haldane Reforms that created the Territorial
19th Battalion, London Regiment (St Pancras) (5,323 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Regiment in the Second Boer War and as a result received its first Battle Honour: South Africa 1900–02. Four of these volunteers died on service and
7th Battalion, Essex Regiment (4,712 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
101 men in 1901–02. These volunteers (136 from the 4th Bn) gained the Battle Honour South Africa 1900–02 for the battalion. On the formation of the Territorial
Durham Light Infantry (13,596 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
over a feature called 'Hill 70' between April and July, adding it as a battle honour to the regiment. Messines The set piece battle of Messines was intended
Royal Scots (7,505 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
and in 1680 the regiment was sent to Tangier, where it won its first battle honour. In 1684, the regiment was titled His Majesty's Royal Regiment of Foot
Isle of Wight Rifles (3,408 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
and only three passed the medical. Even so, the unit was awarded the Battle Honour 'South Africa 1900-01'. When the Territorial Force was formed under
1st Surrey Rifles (7,009 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Worplesdon. Volunteers from the unit served in the 2nd Boer War, earning the Battle honour South Africa 1900–02. Under the Haldane Reforms, the former Volunteers
Duke of Buckingham's Light Infantry ("The Sky Blues") (639 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the Italians in the Western Desert (1940). The regiment’s most recent battle honour was won in the Falklands in 1982. The Colonel of the regiment from
20th Battalion, London Regiment (Blackheath and Woolwich) (8,029 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
change of title to 'Queen's Own Royal'. The Regimental Colour bore the Battle honour South Africa 1900–02 in recognition of the detachments of volunteers
Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry (5,254 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
resulted in Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry being awarded the battle honour "SIBERIA, 1918-1919." On March 20, 1919, the regiment became a component
Capture of Oppy Wood (5,574 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Capture of Oppy Wood was an engagement on the Western Front of the Great War on 28 June 1917. The Arras Offensive of 1917 ended with the Germans
1st Northamptonshire Rifle Volunteer Corps (4,690 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
took their place as I Company with the 2nd Northamptons, gaining the Battle Honour South Africa 1900–1902 for the unit. After the Boer War the battalion
Colonial forces of Australia (16,005 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
efforts were recognised with an official battle honour – "Suakin 1885" – which was the first battle honour awarded to an Australian unit. The New South
7th Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers (7,378 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
volunteers from the battalion served in the 2nd Boer War, earning the Battle honour South Africa 1900–1902. On the formation of the Territorial Force (TF)
List of World War I memorials and cemeteries in Champagne-Ardennes (2,430 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Battle of the Marne can be considered as the beginning of the end of the Great War whereas the First Battle of the Marne really marked the beginning of