The Indian Army (IA), often known since 1947 (but rarely during its existence) as the British Indian Army to distinguish it from the current Indian Army, was the principal military of the British Indian Empire before its decommissioning in 1947.
Cavalry (from the French cavalerie, cf. cheval 'horse') or horsemen were soldiers or warriors who fought mounted on horseback.
The 2nd Lancers (Gardner's Horse) is one of the oldest and most highly decorated armoured regiments of the Indian Army.
The 6th Indian Cavalry Brigade was a cavalry brigade of the British Indian Army that saw active service in the Indian Army during the First World War.
The 7th (Meerut) Division was an infantry division of the British Indian Army that saw active service during World War I.
1st Regiment Oudh Light Auxiliary Force Horse, 4th Bengal Lancers, 4th Cavalry (British Indian Army), 4th Cavalry (Indian Army), 4th Lancers, 4th Regiment of Bengal Cavalry, 4th Regiment of Bengal Lancers, 6th Bengal Irregular Cavalry.