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*April 1881: [[Khyber Pass|Lundi Kotal]].
 
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*[http://access.bl.uk/item/viewer/ark:/81055/vdc_100003075209.0x000002#  ''A Short History of the Royal Irish Regiment''] 1921  access.bl.uk British Library
  
 
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[[Category:British Army Infantry Regiments]]
 
[[Category:British Army Infantry Regiments]]

Latest revision as of 18:52, 21 August 2020

Known as The Royal Irish Regiment

Chronology

  • 1684 raised as the Earl of Granard's Regiment of Foot in Ireland from independent garrison companies; also known until 1751 by the names of other colonels
  • 1695 became the Royal Regiment of Ireland
  • 1751 became the 18th (or Royal Irish) Regiment of Foot
  • 1782 became the 18th (The Royal Irish) Regiment of Foot
  • 1881 became The Royal Irish Regiment
  • 1922 disbanded on formation of Irish Free State

British India Service

Cantonments 1879-1883

1st Battalion

  • July 1882: Rawalpindi where they remained for the rest of that year and into 1883.


External Links

Historical Books Online

Other


References