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6th Infantry Division (India)

The 6th Infantry Division was an infantry division of the Indian Army during World War II, created on 1 March 1941 in Secunderabad. [1]

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Bareilly

Bareilly is a city in Bareilly district in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

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Basra

Basra, also written Basrah (البصرة; BGN: Al Başrah), is the capital of Basra Governorate, located on the Shatt al-Arab river in southern Iraq between Kuwait and Iran.

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Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment)

The Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment), formerly the 3rd Regiment of Foot, was a line infantry regiment of the British Army.

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I Corps (India)

For the First World War corps, see I Corps (British India) I Corps, headquartered at Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, is a military field formation of the Indian Army, created in 1965.

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Indian Army

The Indian Army (IA, Hindi: भारतीय थलसेना, Bhāratīya Thalsēnā) is the land-based branch and the largest component of the Indian Armed Forces.

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Indian Army Corps of Engineers

The Indian Army Corps of Engineers has a long history dating back to the mid-18th century.

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Indian Army during World War II

The Indian Army began the war, in 1939, numbering just under 200,000 men.

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Iran

Iran (or; ایران), historically known as Persia, officially the Islamic Republic of Iran, is a country in Western Asia.

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Iraq

Iraq (or; العراق, Kurdish: Êraq), officially the Republic of Iraq (Arabic: جمهورية العراق; كۆماری عێراق), is a country in Western Asia.

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Nainital

Nainital is a popular hill station in the Indian state of Uttarakhand and headquarters of Nainital district in the Kumaon foothills of the outer Himalayas.

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Partition of India

The Partition of India was the partition of the British Indian Empire that led to the creation of the sovereign states of the Dominion of Pakistan (it later split into Pakistan and Bangladesh) and the Union of India (later Republic of India) on 15 August 1947.

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Pithoragarh

Pithoragarh is a city with a Municipal Board in the Pithoragarh district in the Indian state of Uttarakhand, was carved out of district of Almora in 1960.

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Poona Horse

The Poona Horse is an armoured regiment in the Armoured Corps of the Indian Army.

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Secunderabad

Secunderabad or Sikandar-a-bad, popularly known as the twin city of Hyderabad is located in the Indian state of Telangana.

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Tenth Army (United Kingdom)

The Tenth Army was a field army of the British Army during the Second World War created in Iraq and formed from the major part of "Paiforce" (Persia and Iraq Force).

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Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand, formerly Uttaranchal, is a state in the northern part of India.

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1 Gorkha Rifles

The 1 Gorkha Rifles is a Gorkha infantry regiment of the Indian Army comprising Gurkha soldiers of Nepalese origin.

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19th Hyderabad Regiment

The 19th Hyderabad Regiment was an infantry regiment of the British Indian Army.

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24th Indian Infantry Brigade

The 24th Indian Infantry Brigade was an Infantry formation of the Indian Army during World War II.

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26th Indian Infantry Brigade

The 26th Indian Infantry Brigade was an Infantry formation of the Indian Army during World War II.

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27th Indian Infantry Brigade

The 27th Indian Infantry Brigade was an Infantry formation of the Indian Army during the Second World War.

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28th Indian Infantry Brigade

The 28th Indian Infantry Brigade was an Infantry formation of the Indian Army during the Second World War.

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8th Punjab Regiment

The 8th Punjab Regiment was a regiment of the British Indian Army from 1922 to 1947.

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9 Gorkha Rifles

The 9 Gorkha Rifles is a Gorkha regiment of the Indian Army comprising Gurkha soldiers of Nepalese origin.

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6 (Poona) Division, 6th Indian Division, 6th Indian Infantry Division, Indian 6th Infantry Division.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/6th_Infantry_Division_(India)

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