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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
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
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
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
Battle honour (4,063 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A battle honour is an award of a right by a government or sovereign to a military unit to emblazon the name of a battle or operation on its flags ("colours")
Battle and theatre honours of the Australian Army (965 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
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
Anglo-Persian War (2,751 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
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
Bois des Buttes (battle honour) (1,103 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
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
Defence of Festubert (615 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
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
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
79th Battalion (Manitoba), CEF (230 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Clingan from 25 April 1916 to 12 July 1916. It was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. It is perpetuated by the 26th Field Artillery Regiment
17th Battalion (Nova Scotia Highlanders), CEF (312 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
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
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 (231 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
1 May 1916 to 14 August 1916. The battalion was awarded the battle honour The Great War, 1916. The perpetuation of the 66th Battalion was assigned in
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
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
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 (265 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 perpetuation of the battalion was assigned in 1920
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
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
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
74th Battalion, CEF (310 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
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
82nd Battalion, CEF (228 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
from 5 May 1916 to 18 July 1916. The battalion was awarded the battle honour The Great War, 1916. The perpetuation of the 82nd Battalion, CEF, was assigned
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)
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
33rd Battalion, CEF (240 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
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
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
59th Battalion (Ontario), CEF (247 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
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
51st Battalion (Edmonton), CEF (289 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
T. Stewart, 20 September 1916- The battalion was awarded the battle honour The Great War, 1916–17. The perpetuation of the 51st Battalion, CEF, was assigned
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
93rd Battalion (Peterborough), CEF (247 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
September 1916 to 6 October 1916. The 93rd Battalion was awarded the battle honour THE GREAT WAR 1916. The 93rd Battalion (Peterborough), 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
89th Battalion (Alberta), CEF (180 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
2 June 1916 to 1 August 1916. The battalion was awarded the battle honour The Great War, 1916. The 89th Battalion, CEF, is perpetuated by the King's
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
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
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
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
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
The Garhwal Rifles (4,636 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
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
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
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
The Calgary Highlanders (4,383 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 (1,583 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
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
20th Hussars (950 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1890, the regiment was awarded the battle honour "Suakin 1885" for its services in Egypt and also the battle honour "Vimiera" in respect of the earlier
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
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
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
63rd Battalion (Edmonton), CEF (248 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
25 April 1916 to 6 July 1916. The battalion was awarded the battle honour The Great War, 1916. The peptuation of the 63rd Battalion (Edmonton), CEF,
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
Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry Highlanders (2,036 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
Middlesex Regiment (2,545 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
Battle honours of the British and Imperial Armies (7,565 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)
113th Battalion (Lethbridge Highlanders), CEF (586 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Jones from 6 to 8 October 1916. The battalion was awarded the battle honour The Great War, 1916. The perpetuation of the 113th Battalion was assigned in
Glasgow Highlanders (1,205 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
Royal Tank Regiment (2,189 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
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
Post Office Rifles (1,559 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
Ghana Regiment (414 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
The Toronto Scottish Regiment (Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother's Own) (1,211 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
Second Boer War (20,389 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
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
Dogra Regiment (710 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
Royal Australian Artillery (2,407 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
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
Monmouthshire Regiment (2,911 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
Princess of Wales' Own Regiment (2,378 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
7th Duke of Edinburgh's Own Gurkha Rifles (2,170 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Monte Cassino and was one of the very few battalions ever to earn a Battle Honour on its own, ‘Tavoleto' for seizing the hilltop town of that name in
West Yorkshire Regiment (3,260 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 the
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
King's Regiment (Liverpool) (9,577 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
Royal Warwickshire Regiment (4,708 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 was in Spain and
Sherbrooke Hussars (6,520 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
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 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 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 Ness (1905) (627 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) (651 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
Action at Néry (3,090 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. After the British and German armies first encountered each other
Wiltshire Regiment (6,977 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
The Canadian Grenadier Guards (3,965 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
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
The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders of Canada (Princess Louise's) (4,282 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
HMS Arun (1903) (638 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
Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry (2,164 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
Royal Norfolk Regiment (6,327 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Militia and Rifle Volunteers battalions. The Norfolk Regiment fought in the Great War on the Western Front and in the Middle East. After the war, the regiment
HMS Grafton (1892) (1,109 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
Duke of Wellington's Regiment (10,243 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
HMS Garry (1905) (925 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 Leopard (1897) (1,422 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.
HMS Doon (1904) (731 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
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
The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada (4,170 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
Loyal Regiment (North Lancashire) (4,741 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 Moy (1904) (657 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
9th Deccan Horse (714 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 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 Ure (1904) (676 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
North Staffordshire Regiment (7,251 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
8th Light Cavalry (1,161 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
70th Infantry Brigade (United Kingdom) (1,534 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
counterattacked between 29 June and 1 July. For this it was given the battle honour of 'The Odon' Thereafter it fought south of Tilly-sur-Seulles, before
Saint-Julien (960 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
The Lincoln and Welland Regiment (2,287 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
86th (Machine Gun) Battalion, CEF (444 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
depot existing in 1919. The 86th Battalion was awarded the battle honour "THE GREAT WAR 1916". The 86th Battalion (Machine Gun), CEF, is perpetuated
The British Columbia Regiment (Duke of Connaught's Own) (3,326 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
emblazoned on the regimental guidon. The regiment formerly held the battle honour Pursuit to Mons, but this honour cannot be perpetuated if a regiment
Liverpool Scottish (4,980 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
HMS Viking (1909) (865 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
10th Princess Mary's Own Gurkha Rifles (3,621 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
Military history of the North-West Frontier (6,847 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
West India Regiment (4,004 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
Gloucestershire Regiment (9,059 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
Liverpool Irish (4,209 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
South Alberta Light Horse (2,595 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
North Midland Brigade (571 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
Auckland (Countess of Ranfurly's Own) and Northland Regiment (855 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
King's Royal Rifle Corps (4,101 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
Battle of Jaffa (1917) (2,127 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 (1,582 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
Huddersfield Rifles (4,079 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
1 Gorkha Rifles (2,901 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
Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (2,454 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 (2,005 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
Birmingham Rifles (3,794 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
East Lancashire Regiment (1,746 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
Bombay Engineer Group (1,897 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
Liverpool Rifles (3,163 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
11th Battalion (Australia) (5,074 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
Isle of Man Volunteers (1,179 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
Rifle Brigade (The Prince Consort's Own) (5,710 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
36th Battalion (Australia) (2,104 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
Lancashire Fusiliers (5,805 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 Africa 1900–1902 for their battalions. Under the Haldane Reforms
Royal Buckinghamshire Yeomanry (3,122 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
2nd Battalion, York and Lancaster Regiment (3,420 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
Essex Regiment (6,629 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) (7,026 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
7th Battalion, Essex Regiment (5,047 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
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
The Rangers (British regiment) (2,634 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
1902. For providing these contingents the Rangers were awarded the Battle honour SouthAfrica 1900–02. After the war the Rangers' battalion HQ moved from
Windham Wyndham-Quin, 4th Earl of Dunraven and Mount-Earl (2,686 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Honorary Colonelcy of the Regiment. In 1904 the Regiment's first battle honour South Africa 1900-02 was awarded. Dunraven succeeded his father in
6th Battalion, Essex Regiment (3,990 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
HMS Collingwood (1908) (3,633 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
The King's Own Calgary Regiment (RCAC) (2,698 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the War in Afghanistan, The King's Own were awarded the Afghanistan battle honour in 2014, which the regiment now proudly displays on their guidon. The
High Peak Rifles (7,336 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
7th (City of London) Battalion, London Regiment (6,701 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
Bloomsbury Rifles (1,373 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
For providing these contingents the Bloomsbury Rifles was awarded the Battle honour South Africa 1900–02. When the Volunteers were subsumed into the new
Leeds Rifles (6,162 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
Leicester Town Rifles (5,860 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
Leicestershire Yeomanry (3,520 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
9th Battalion, Middlesex Regiment (4,393 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
Officers' Training Corps (6,382 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, Cambridge University contingent of
List of nicknames of British Army regiments (5,004 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
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
10th Battalion (Australia) (5,165 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
Royal Scots (7,955 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1680 the regiment was sent to Tangier, where it gained its earliest battle honour (granted in 1908). In 1684, the regiment was titled His Majesty's Royal
1st Surrey Rifles (7,049 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
Durham Light Infantry (13,913 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
Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry (7,121 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
15th (Imperial Service) Cavalry Brigade (6,614 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
Ordnance QF 18-pounder (8,821 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
had them, the most famous being K (Hondeghem) Battery which won its battle honour with them. A total of 216 guns were lost in the 1940 campaign. This
5th Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment (5,367 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
non-combatant corps. The battalion was subsequently awarded its first Battle honour: 'South Africa 1900–01'. On the formation of the Territorial Force
Finsbury Rifles (6,762 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
company of volunteers to serve alongside the Regulars, earning the Battle honour South Africa 1900–1902. The Volunteers were subsumed into the new Territorial
3rd (City of London) Battalion, London Regiment (9,782 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
July 1901, and a third on 1 April 1902. These volunteers earned the Battle honour South Africa 1900–1902 for their battalions. When the Volunteer Force
Bolton Rifles (5,901 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
officers and 172 volunteers to serve alongside the Regulars, earning the Battle honour South Africa 1900–1902. When the Volunteers were subsumed into the
19th Battalion, London Regiment (St Pancras) (6,628 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
Preston Rifles (6,211 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
company of volunteers to serve alongside the Regulars, earning the Battle honour South Africa 1900–1902. When the Volunteers were subsumed into the
20th Battalion, London Regiment (Blackheath and Woolwich) (8,069 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
Colonial forces of Australia (16,075 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
Isle of Wight Rifles (3,483 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 Northamptonshire Rifle Volunteer Corps (4,746 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
4th (City of London) Battalion, London Regiment (12,017 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
battalion were attached to other units, and the battalion was granted the Battle honour South Africa 1900. The THRVB transferred from the Rifle Brigade to the
7th Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers (7,562 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)
Capture of Oppy Wood (5,578 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
11th E.Yorks. The units which attacked Oppy Wood were awarded the battle honour Oppy. A wood on the outskirts of Hull, Yorkshire, is named Oppy Wood