1st Infantry, Hyderabad Contingent

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Known as 94th Russell's Infantry


  • 1813 raised as 1st Battalion of Sir Henry Russell's Brigade
  • 1826 became 1st Regiment of Infantry, Nizam's Army
  • 1854 became 1st Infantry, Hyderabad Contingent
  • 1903 became 94th Russell's Infantry
  • 1922 became 1st (Russell's) Battalion 19th Hyderabad Regiment
  • 1945 became The Kumaon Regiment
  • 1947 allocated to India on Partition

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