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Westmorland and Cumberland Yeomanry

The regiment was formed on the creation of the Territorial Force in April 1908 and placed under orders of the Welsh Border Mounted Brigade. It was headquartered at Penrith with the squadrons being headquartered as…


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Welsh Horse Yeomanry

The regiment did not exist before the Great War. It was formed in August 1914 under the administration of the GlamorganTerritorial Force Association. It was initially headquartered in Cardiff but later in 1914 it moved…




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Yorkshire Dragoons (Queen’s Own)

The regiment was formed on the creation of the Territorial Force in April 1908. It was headquartered in Doncaster, with the squadrons being headquartered as shown below, and under command of the Yorkshire Mounted Brigade….


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Yorkshire Hussars (Alexandra, Princess of Wales’s Own)

The regiment was formed on the creation of the Territorial Force in April 1908. It was headquartered in York, with the squadrons being headquartered as shown below and under command of the Yorkshire Mounted Brigade….


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East Riding of Yorkshire Yeomanry

The regiment was formed on the creation of the Territorial Force in April 1908. It was headquartered at Railway Street in Beverley, with the squadrons being headquartered as shown below, and under command of the…


What was a Corps?

The word “corps” was used in a variety of ways within the British Army of the Great War era. Corps as defined by the Army Act, 1881 and subsequent revisions Under the provisions of this…