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1st Cornwall (Duke of Cornwall's) Artillery Volunteers

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The 1st Cornwall (Duke of Cornwall's) Artillery Volunteers were formed in 1860 as a response to a French invasion threat. [1]

25 relations: Army Reserve (United Kingdom), Bezant, Bodmin, Charlestown, Cornwall, Cornwall, Falmouth, Cornwall, Fowey, Hayle, Looe, Marazion, Padstow, Par, Cornwall, Penzance, Pile (heraldry), Polruan, Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers, Royal Garrison Artillery, St Buryan, St Ives, Cornwall, St Just in Roseland, Territorial Force, Volunteer Force, 1st Devonshire Engineers, 2nd Devonshire Artillery Volunteers.

Army Reserve (United Kingdom)

The Army Reserve is the active-duty volunteer reserve force and integrated element of the British Army.

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Bezant

In the Middle Ages, the term bezant (Old French besant, from Latin bizantius aureus) was used in western Europe to describe several gold coins of the east, all derived ultimately from the Roman ''solidus''.

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Bodmin

Bodmin (Bosvena) is a civil parish and historic town in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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Charlestown, Cornwall

Charlestown (Porth Meur, meaning great cove) is a village and port on the south coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, and in the civil parish of St Austell Bay.

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Cornwall

Cornwall (Kernow) is a county in South West England in the United Kingdom.

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Falmouth, Cornwall

Falmouth (Aberfala) is a town, civil parish and port on the River Fal on the south coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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Fowey

Fowey (Fowydh, meaning 'Beech Trees') is a small town, civil parish and cargo port at the mouth of the River Fowey in south Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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Hayle

Hayle (Heyl, "estuary") is a small town, civil parish and cargo port in west Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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Looe

Looe (Logh, "deep water inlet") is a small coastal town, fishing port and civil parish in south-east Cornwall, England, with a population of 5,280 at the 2011 census.

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Marazion

Marazion (Marhasyow) is a civil parish and town in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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Padstow

Padstow (Lannwedhenek) is a town, civil parish and fishing port on the north coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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Par, Cornwall

Par (An Porth, meaning creek or harbourHenry Jenner, A Handbook of the Cornish Language: Chiefly in Its Latest Stages, with Some Account of its History and Literature, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1904 reprinted 2012) is a village and fishing port with a harbour on the south coast of Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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Penzance

Penzance (Pennsans) is a town, civil parish and port in Cornwall, in England, United Kingdom.

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Pile (heraldry)

In heraldry, a pile is a charge usually counted as one of the ordinaries (figures bounded by straight lines and occupying a definite portion of the shield).

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Polruan

Polruan (Porthruwan) is a small fishing village in the parish of Lanteglos-by-Fowey in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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Royal Artillery

The Royal Regiment of Artillery, commonly referred to as the Royal Artillery (RA) and colloquially known as "The Gunners", is the artillery arm of the British Army.

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Royal Engineers

The Corps of Royal Engineers, usually just called the Royal Engineers (RE), and commonly known as the Sappers, is one of the corps of the British Army.

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Royal Garrison Artillery

The Royal Garrison Artillery (RGA) was formed in 1899 as a distinct arm of the British Army's Royal Regiment of Artillery serving alongside the other two arms of the Regiment, the Royal Field Artillery (RFA) and the Royal Horse Artillery (RHA).

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St Buryan

St Buryan (Pluwveryan) is a civil parish and village in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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St Ives, Cornwall

St Ives (Porth Ia, meaning "St Ia's cove") is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall.

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St Just in Roseland

St Just in Roseland (Lannsiek) is a village and civil parish in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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Territorial Force

The Territorial Force was a part-time volunteer organisation, created in 1908 to help meet the military needs of the United Kingdom (UK) without resorting to conscription.

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Volunteer Force

The Volunteer Force was a citizen army of part-time rifle, artillery and engineer corps, created as a popular movement throughout the British Empire in 1859.

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1st Devonshire Engineers

The 1st Devonshire Engineer Volunteer Corps, later the Devonshire Fortress Royal Engineers, was a volunteer unit of Britain's Royal Engineers whose history dated back to 1862.

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2nd Devonshire Artillery Volunteers

The 2nd Devonshire Artillery Volunteers was a unit of the British Volunteer Force and Territorial Army.

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10th (St Buryan) Cornwall Artillery Volunteer Corps, 11th (St Ives) Cornwall Artillery Volunteer Corps, 12th (Marazion) Cornwall Artillery Volunteer Corps, 13th (St Just) Cornwall Artillery Volunteer Corps, 1st (Padstow) Cornwall Artillery Volunteer Corps, 1st Administrative Brigade, Cornwall Artillery Volunteers, 1st Cornwall Royal Garrison Artillery (Volunteers), 2nd (Looe) Cornwall Artillery Volunteer Corps, 3rd (Fowey) Cornwall Artillery Volunteer Corps, 409 (Cornwall) Independent Field Squadron, Royal Engineers, 409 Coast Regiment RA (Cornwall) (TA), 409th (Cornwall) Coast Regiment, Royal Artillery, 409th Coast Regiment, Royal Artillery, 4th (Charlestown) Cornwall Artillery Volunteer Corps, 523rd (Cornwall) Coast Artillery Regiment, Royal Artillery, 5th (Par) Cornwall Artillery Volunteer Corps, 6th (Par Harbour) Cornwall Artillery Volunteer Corps, 7th (Polruan) Cornwall Artillery Volunteer Corps, 8th (Hayle Foundry) Cornwall Artillery Volunteer Corps, 9th (West Fowey Consols Mine) Cornwall Artillery Volunteer Corps, Cornwall (Duke of Cornwall's) Royal Garrison Artillery.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1st_Cornwall_(Duke_of_Cornwall's)_Artillery_Volunteers

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