Armoured regiment (United Kingdom)

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Armoured regiments are units provided by the Royal Armoured Corps of the British Army.wikipedia
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Royal Armoured Corps

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Armoured regiments are units provided by the Royal Armoured Corps of the British Army.
The Royal Armoured Corps is divided into regiments which operate main battle tanks (Armour), those in reconnaissance vehicles (Armoured Cavalry), and those in Weapons Mount vehicles (Light Cavalry).

Queen's Royal Hussars

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Queen's Royal Hussars (20th Armoured Infantry Brigade)
The regiment is currently based in Sennelager, Germany, where it is the armoured regiment for 20th Armoured Brigade, part of British Forces Germany.

Royal Wessex Yeomanry

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Two regiments of the Territorial Army, the Royal Wessex Yeomanry and the Royal Mercian and Lancastrian Yeomanry, provided replacement crews for the regular regiments.
The Royal Wessex Yeomanry (RWxY) is a Reserve armoured regiment of the British Army Reserve consisting of five squadrons.

Royal Mercian and Lancastrian Yeomanry

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Two regiments of the Territorial Army, the Royal Wessex Yeomanry and the Royal Mercian and Lancastrian Yeomanry, provided replacement crews for the regular regiments.
It served in the armoured replacement role, providing replacement tank crews for regular armoured regiments.

King's Royal Hussars

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King's Royal Hussars (12th Armoured Infantry Brigade) Following the 2003 defence review Delivering Security in a Changing World, five regular army regiments were equipped for the heavy armoured role: Of the five regiments, two were assigned to the 1st (UK) Armoured Division (The Queen's Royal Hussars and The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards) and three to the 3rd (UK) Mechanised Division (The Royal Dragoon Guards, 2nd Royal Tank Regiment and The King's Royal Hussars).
The regiment currently serves in the armoured role, equipped with Challenger 2 tanks, and is based in Tidworth, Wiltshire.

2nd Royal Tank Regiment

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Following the 2003 defence review Delivering Security in a Changing World, five regular army regiments were equipped for the heavy armoured role: Of the five regiments, two were assigned to the 1st (UK) Armoured Division (The Queen's Royal Hussars and The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards) and three to the 3rd (UK) Mechanised Division (The Royal Dragoon Guards, 2nd Royal Tank Regiment and The King's Royal Hussars).

Cavalry regiments of the British Army

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There are currently nine regular cavalry regiments of the British Army, of these, two serve as armoured regiments, three as armoured cavalry regiments, three as light cavalry and one as a mounted ceremonial regiment.

List of Commonwealth armoured regiments

The following is a ist of Commonwealth armoured regiments. The Commonwealth of Nations, normally referred to as the Commonwealth is an intergovernmental organisation of 54 independent member states.

The Royal Canadian Dragoons

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The Royal Canadian Dragoons (RCD) is the senior armoured regiment of the Canadian Army.

67th Armoured Regiment (India)

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67th Armoured Regiment is an armoured regiment which is part of the Armoured Corps of the Indian Army.

12th Armoured Regiment (India)

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12th Armoured Regiment, is an armoured regiment which is part of the Armoured Corps of the Indian Army. The regiment was raised as an all-class regiment on 1 October 1984 by Lt Col L.R. Vaid at Kapurthala with Vijayanta tanks.

Regiment Huzaren van Boreel

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The Regiment Huzaren van Boreel is an armoured regiment of the Royal Netherlands Army, named for Willem Francois Boreel.

Sri Lanka Armoured Corps

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It comprises six regular armoured regiments and a volunteer (reserve) regiment.

16th Light Cavalry

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It was formed in 1776 and is the oldest armoured regiment raised in India.

13th Armoured Regiment (India)

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13th Armoured Regiment, is an armoured regiment which is part of the Armoured Corps of the Indian Army. The regiment was initially raised with Sikhs, Rajputs and South Indian classes, but was later converted to an all-class regiment.

10th Armoured Regiment (India)

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10th Armoured Regiment, is an armoured regiment which is part of the Armoured Corps of the Indian Army. The regiment was raised on 16 April 1984 by Lt Col Kulwant Singh at Ahmednagar with Vijayanta tanks.

Regiment Huzaren Prins van Oranje

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The Regiment Huzaren Prins van Oranje is an armoured regiment of the Royal Netherlands Army, named after Prince Willem, Prince of Orange, eldest son of King Willem II.

Battle of Bardia

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A convoy that departed the United Kingdom in August 1940 brought guns, stores, ammunition, and three armoured regiments, including the 7th Royal Tank Regiment, equipped with Matilda II tanks.

Canadian Air-Sea Transportable Brigade Group

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The number of men continually increased starting in October 1953 with the arrival of the 1st Canadian Infantry Brigade (1CIB), then the 2nd, and finally the 4th in 1957 which included a full armoured regiment.

Regiment Huzaren Prins Alexander

Regiment Huzaren Prins Alexander (former 3rd Hussar Regiment)
The Regiment Huzaren Prins Alexander is an armoured regiment of the Royal Netherlands Army, named after Prince Alexander, the second son of King Willem II.

Canadian Forces Europe

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The arrival of 4 CIBG saw a full armoured regiment equipped with Centurions and an independent brigade reconnaissance squadron with Ferrets.

Battalion

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A battle group consists of an infantry battalion or armoured regiment with sub-units detached from other military units acting under the command of the battalion commander.

Bipin Chandra Joshi

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Commanded an armoured regiment in the Western Sector during the 1971 Indo-Pak operations. He also commanded an Independent Armoured Brigade and an Infantry Division.

Kamal Jit Singh

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Singh was commissioned through the Indian Military Academy into the 63 Cavalry, an armoured regiment of the Indian Army, on 11 June 1977.