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Carlow County - Ireland Genealogical Projects (IGP TM)


Army Regiments

1st World War 1914-1918

This is a list of Units with their Full Names

UNIT FULL NAME
A. Chap. C. Army Chaplin Corps
A. I. F.  Australian Imperial Force. 
A. C. C. Army Catering Corps
Aust. Inf. Australian Infantry
Bord. Reg. Border Regiment
Cam Hld of Can Cameron Highlanders of Canada 
Can. At. Canadian Attachment
Can. Inf. Canadian Infantry
Chesh. Reg. Cheshire Regiment
Conn. Rang Connaught Rangers
D. C. L. Inf.  Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry (32nd of Foot)
D. L. I. Durham Light Infantry
Dev. Reg. Devonshire Regiment
E. Lanc. Reg  East Lancashire Regiment
E.14 Royal Navy (HM Submarine E.14)
R.G. ART Royal Garrison Artillery
Gurka Rif. Gurkha Rifles
H. L. Inf. Highland Light Infantry
H.M.S. Viknor His Majesty Ships
Huss. Hussars
I. Guards Irish Guards
Ir. Guards Irish Guards
K. Liv. Reg. Kings Liverpool Regiment
K. R. R. C Kings Royal Rifle Corps
Lab. Corp. Labour Corps
Lancers. Lancers
Leinst. Reg. Leinster Regiment
Lond. Reg. London Regiment
M. M. Pol. Military Mounted Police
M. G. C. Machine Gun Corps
M. M. Res.  Mercantle Marine Reserve
Manch. Reg. Manchester Regiment
N. Z. Rif. C. New Zealand Rifles Corps
Nor. Reg. Norfolk Regiment
North. F. Northumberland Fusiliers
Q.A.R.A.N.C. Queens Alexander Royal Army Nursing Corps 
R. A. Royal Artillery
R. Air. F. Royal Air Force
R. Brig. Rifle Brigade
R. Def. C. Royal Defence Corps
R. Dub. F. Royal Dublin Fusiliers
R. Eng. Royal Engineers
R. F. Art. Royal Field Artillery
R. Fld. Art. Royal Field Artillery
R. Flying C. Royal Flying Corps
R. Fus. Royal Fusiliers
R. G. Art. Royal Garrison Artillery
R. Gar. Art. Royal Garrison Artillery
R. I. Huss. Royal Irish Hussars
R. Ir. F. Royal Irish Fusiliers
R. Ir. Reg. Royal Irish Regiment
R. Ir. Rif. Royal Irish Rifles
R. Innis. F. Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers
R. Mun. R. Royal Munster Regiment
R.A.M.C. Royal Army Medical Corps
R.A.S.C. Royal Army Service Corps
R.F.C. Royal Flying Corps
R. Ir. Dgn. Royal Irish Dragoons
R. Mun. F. Royal Munster Fusiliers
R. N. Vol. Res. Royal Navy Volunteers Reserve
R.W. Kent. Royal West Kent Regiment
S. Ir. H. South Irish Horse 
S. A. Mnt. Rif. South African Mounted Rifles
S. I. H. South Irish Horse 
Scot. Bord. Scottish Borders
Suss. Reg. Sussex Regiment
U.S. M Dept U S A Medical Department
Wilt. Reg. Wiltshire Regiment
York's Reg. Yorkshire Regiment
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