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8th Rajputs

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The 8th Rajputs was an infantry battalion of the British Indian Army. [1]

10 relations: Bengal Army, Bengal Native Infantry, British Indian Army, British Raj, Edward VII, First Anglo-Afghan War, Indian Army, Rajput Regiment, Sikh War, World War I.

Bengal Army

The Bengal Army was the army of the Bengal Presidency, one of the three presidencies of British India within the British Empire.

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Bengal Native Infantry

The regiments of Bengal Native Infantry, alongside the regiments of Bengal European Infantry, were the regular infantry components of the East India Company's Bengal Army from the raising of the first Native battalion in 1757 to the passing into law of the Government of India Act 1858 (as a direct result of the Indian Mutiny).

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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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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.

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Edward VII

Edward VII (Albert Edward; 9 November 1841 – 6 May 1910) was King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and Emperor of India from 22 January 1901 until his death in 1910.

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First Anglo-Afghan War

The First Anglo-Afghan War (also known as Disaster in Afghanistan) was fought between British imperial India and the Emirate of Afghanistan from 1839 to 1842.

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Indian Army

The Indian Army is the land-based branch and the largest component of the Indian Armed Forces.

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Rajput Regiment

The Rajput Regiment is an infantry regiment of the Indian Army.

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Sikh War

A Sikh War may mean.

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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.

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1st Battalion, 30th Bengal Native Infantry, 30th Bengal Infantry, 59th Bengal Native Infantry, 59th Regiment of Bengal Native Infantry, 8th (Rajput) Bengal Infantry, 8th Bengal Native Infantry, 8th Rajput Infantry.


[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/8th_Rajputs

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