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6th (Poona) Division

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The 6th (Poona) Division was a division of the British Indian Army. [1]

27 relations: Anatolia, Arthur Barrett (Indian Army officer), Battle of Ctesiphon (1915), British Indian Army, Charles Townshend (British Army officer), Division (military), Dorset Regiment, Fao Landing, Iraqi revolt against the British, Kut, Mesopotamian campaign, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry, Poona Horse, Royal Field Artillery, Royal Norfolk Regiment, 103rd Mahratta Light Infantry, 104th Wellesley's Rifles, 110th Mahratta Light Infantry, 117th Mahrattas, 119th Infantry (The Mooltan Regiment), 120th Rajputana Infantry, 20th Duke of Cambridge's Own Infantry (Brownlow's Punjabis), 22nd Punjabis, 23rd Peshawar Mountain Battery (Frontier Force), 48th Pioneers, 6th (Poona) Division, 7th (Duke of Connaught's Own) Rajputs.

Anatolia

Anatolia (Modern Greek: Ανατολία Anatolía, from Ἀνατολή Anatolḗ,; "east" or "rise"), also known as Asia Minor (Medieval and Modern Greek: Μικρά Ἀσία Mikrá Asía, "small Asia"), Asian Turkey, the Anatolian peninsula, or the Anatolian plateau, is the westernmost protrusion of Asia, which makes up the majority of modern-day Turkey.

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Arthur Barrett (Indian Army officer)

Field Marshal Sir Arthur Arnold Barrett (3 June 1857 – 20 October 1926) was a British officer of the Indian Army.

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Battle of Ctesiphon (1915)

The Battle of Ctesiphon (Turkish: Selman-ı Pak Muharebesi) was fought in November 1915 by the British Empire and British India, against the Ottoman Empire, within the Mesopotamian Campaign of World War I. Indian Expeditionary Force D, mostly made up of Indian units and under the command of Gen.

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British Indian Army

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.

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Charles Townshend (British Army officer)

Major General Sir Charles Vere Ferrers Townshend, (21 February 1861 – 18 May 1924) was a British Imperial soldier who during the First World War led an overreaching military campaign in Mesopotamia, which led to the defeat and destruction of his command.

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Division (military)

A division is a large military unit or formation, usually consisting of between 10,000 and 20,000 soldiers.

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Dorset Regiment

The Dorset Regiment was a line infantry regiment of the British Army in existence from 1881 to 1958, being the county regiment of Dorset.

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Fao Landing

The Fao Landing occurred from November 6, 1914 to November 8, 1914 with British forces attacking the Ottoman stronghold of Fao and its fortress.

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Iraqi revolt against the British

The Iraqi revolt against the British, also known as the 1920 Iraqi Revolt or Great Iraqi Revolution, started in Baghdad in the summer of 1920 with mass demonstrations by Iraqis, including protests by embittered officers from the old Ottoman army, against the British occupation of Iraq.

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Kut

Al-Kūt (الكوت Al Kūt), also spelled Kut al-Imara or Kut El Amara, is a city in eastern Iraq, on the left bank of the Tigris River, about south east of Baghdad.

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Mesopotamian campaign

The Mesopotamian campaign was a campaign in the Middle Eastern theatre of World War I fought between the Allies represented by the British Empire, mostly troops from Britain, Australia and the British Indian, and the Central Powers, mostly of the Ottoman Empire.

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Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry

The Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry was a light infantry regiment of the British Army that existed from 1881 until 1958, serving in the Second Boer War, World War I and World War II.

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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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Royal Field Artillery

The Royal Field Artillery (RFA) of the British Army provided close artillery support for the infantry.

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Royal Norfolk Regiment

The Royal Norfolk Regiment was a line infantry regiment of the British Army until 1959.

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103rd Mahratta Light Infantry

The 103rd Mahratta Light Infantry were an infantry regiment of the British Indian Army.

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104th Wellesley's Rifles

The 104th Wellesley's Rifles were an infantry regiment of the British Indian Army.

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110th Mahratta Light Infantry

The 110th Mahratta Light Infantry were an infantry regiment of the British Indian Army.

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117th Mahrattas

The 117th Mahrattas were an infantry regiment of the British Indian Army.

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119th Infantry (The Mooltan Regiment)

The 119th Infantry (The Mooltan Regiment) was an infantry regiment of the British Indian Army.

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120th Rajputana Infantry

The 120th Rajputana Infantry were an infantry regiment of the British Indian Army.

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20th Duke of Cambridge's Own Infantry (Brownlow's Punjabis)

The 20th Duke of Cambridge’s Own Infantry (Brownlow’s Punjabis) was a regiment of the British Indian Army.

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22nd Punjabis

The 22nd Punjabis was an infantry regiment of the British Indian Army.

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23rd Peshawar Mountain Battery (Frontier Force)

The 23rd Peshawar Mountain Battery (Frontier Force) was an artillery unit of the British Indian Army.

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48th Pioneers

The 48th Pioneers were an infantry regiment of the British Indian Army.

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6th (Poona) Division

The 6th (Poona) Division was a division of the British Indian Army.

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7th (Duke of Connaught's Own) Rajputs

The 7th (Duke of Connaught's Own) Rajputs were an infantry regiment of the Bengal Army, later of the united British Indian Army.

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Redirects here:

16th (Poona) Brigade, 16th Indian Brigade, 17th (Ahmednagar) Brigade, 17th Indian Brigade, 18th (Belgaum) Brigade, 18th Indian Brigade, Belgaum Brigade.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/6th_(Poona)_Division

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