42nd Deoli Regiment

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  • 1857 formed as the Meena Battalion
  • 1861 became the Deoli Irregular Force
  • 1903 became 42nd Deoli Regiment
  • 1917 became 1st Btn 42nd Deoli Regiment
  • 1921 disbanded

External links

  • 42nd Deoli Regiment British Empire website
  • 42nd Deoli Regiment in the First World War researchingww1.co.uk
  • Great War Forum topic [1] where one of the posts says "While the history of the regiment is elusive, the 1/42nd Deolis are mentioned occasionally in neighbouring unit diaries and published histories". [WW1 period]


  1. Dever Mayfly et al. 42nd Deolis Indian Army Regimental History? Great War Forum 1 October 2018. Retrieved 2 March 2021.