Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Free
Faster access than browser!
 

6th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment

+ Save concept

The 6th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment was an infantry battalion of the British Army. [1]

18 relations: Army Reserve (United Kingdom), Battalion, British Army, British Raj, Infantry, Martin Farndale, No. 679 (The Duke of Connaught's) Squadron AAC, Operation Overlord, Portsmouth, Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, Royal Hampshire Regiment, Territorial Force, Volunteer Force, Wessex Regiment, Westmorland and Cumberland Yeomanry, World War I, World War II, 43rd (Wessex) Infantry Division.

Army Reserve (United Kingdom)

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

New!!: 6th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment and Army Reserve (United Kingdom) · See more »

Battalion

A battalion is a military unit.

New!!: 6th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment and Battalion · See more »

British Army

The British Army is the principal land warfare force of the United Kingdom, a part of British Armed Forces.

New!!: 6th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment and British Army · See more »

British Raj

The British Raj (from rāj, literally, "rule" in Hindustani) was the rule by the British Crown in the Indian subcontinent between 1858 and 1947.

New!!: 6th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment and British Raj · See more »

Infantry

Infantry is the branch of an army that engages in military combat on foot, distinguished from cavalry, artillery, and tank forces.

New!!: 6th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment and Infantry · See more »

Martin Farndale

General Sir Martin Baker Farndale KCB (6 January 1929 – 10 May 2000) was a British Army General who reached high office in the 1980s.

New!!: 6th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment and Martin Farndale · See more »

No. 679 (The Duke of Connaught's) Squadron AAC

No.

New!!: 6th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment and No. 679 (The Duke of Connaught's) Squadron AAC · See more »

Operation Overlord

Operation Overlord was the codename for the Battle of Normandy, the Allied operation that launched the successful invasion of German-occupied Western Europe during World War II.

New!!: 6th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment and Operation Overlord · See more »

Portsmouth

Portsmouth is a port city in Hampshire, England, mainly on Portsea Island, south-west of London and south-east of Southampton.

New!!: 6th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment and Portsmouth · See more »

Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, (Arthur William Patrick Albert; 1 May 185016 January 1942) was a member of the British Royal Family who served as the Governor General of Canada, the tenth since Canadian Confederation.

New!!: 6th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment and Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn · See more »

Royal Hampshire Regiment

The Hampshire Regiment was a line infantry regiment of the British Army, created as part of the Childers Reforms in 1881 by the amalgamation of the 37th (North Hampshire) Regiment of Foot and the 67th (South Hampshire) Regiment of Foot.

New!!: 6th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment and Royal Hampshire Regiment · See more »

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.

New!!: 6th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment and Territorial Force · See more »

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.

New!!: 6th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment and Volunteer Force · See more »

Wessex Regiment

The Wessex Regiment was a Territorial Army (TA) infantry regiment of the British Army between 1971 and 1995.

New!!: 6th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment and Wessex Regiment · See more »

Westmorland and Cumberland Yeomanry

The Westmorland and Cumberland Yeomanry was a Yeomanry Cavalry Regiment of the British Army that was formed in 1819.

New!!: 6th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment and Westmorland and Cumberland Yeomanry · See more »

World War I

World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.

New!!: 6th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment and World War I · See more »

World War II

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.

New!!: 6th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment and World War II · See more »

43rd (Wessex) Infantry Division

The 43rd (Wessex) Infantry Division was an infantry division of the British Army.

New!!: 6th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment and 43rd (Wessex) Infantry Division · See more »

Redirects here:

1/6th (Duke of Connaught's Own) Battalion, 59th (Duke of Connaught's Hampshire) Anti-Tank Regiment, Royal Artillery, 69th (Duke of Connaught's) Anti-Tank Regiment, Royal Artillery.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/6th_Battalion,_Hampshire_Regiment

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »