The Regiment

Lineage of the Regiment

 

1766
14th Battalion of Coast Sepoys was raised at Vellore in south India.
1767
The Amboor Battalion.
1769
11th Carnatic Battalion
1770
10th Carnatic Battalion.
1784
10th Madras Battalion.
1796
1st Battalion, 10th Madras Native Infantry.
1824
10th Regiment, Madras Native Infantry.
1885
10th Regiment, Madras Infantry.
1890
10th (Burma) Regiment of Madras Infantry.
1891
10th Regiment (1st Burma Battalion) of Madras Infantry.
1892
10th Regiment (1st Burma Rifles), Madras Infantry.
1895
10th Regiment (1st Burma Gurkha Rifles), Madras Infantry.
1901
10th Gurkha Rifles.
1908
The 2nd Battalion was formed from a wing of the 1st Battalion.
1950
10th Princess Mary's Own Gurkha Rifles.
1968
The 1st and 2nd Battalions amalgamated in Penang, Malaysia.
1994
The Regiment amalgamated with the 2nd King Edward VII's Own Gurkha Rifles, 6th Queen Elizabeth's Own Gurkha Rifles and 7th Duke of Edinburgh's Own Gurkha Rifles to form The Royal Gurkha Rifles.

 


 
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