Authors and Contributors this page: Graham Watson
Page created 1 November 2002. Corrected and updated 09.11.2002
1st Battalion,
82nd Regiment of Foot
1793-1881
1881-1948
United Kingdom  
Note:This is a battalion history of the Regular Army. See the main regimental page for full lineage and other information.
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Lineage
War service
Overseas service
Home service
 
     
  1793.09.27 1st Battalion, 82nd Regiment of Foot
       
     
       
  1795 82nd Regiment of Foot
       
     
       
  1802 absorbed Prince of Wales's Volunteers
       
     
       
  1804.08.01 1st Battalion, 82nd Regiment of Foot
       
     
       
  1816 82nd Regiment of Foot
       
     
       
  1857 India
  1869 Aden
  1870 England
  1875 Ireland
  1880 England
  1881.07.01 2nd Battalion, The Prince of Wales's Volunteers (South Lancashire Regiment)
  1881 Devonport
  1884 Natal
  1887 Malaya
  1889 Gibraltar
  1892 Malta
  1893 Egypt
  1895 India: Kemptee
  <1899> Jubbulpore
  1903 Shorncliffe
  1906 Farnborough
  1908 Ireland: Curragh
  1910 Buttevant
  1912 Curragh
  1913 England: Tidworth
  1914.08 France and Flanders 3 Div
  1915.10 France and Flanders 25 Div
  1918.06 France and Flanders 21 Div
  1918.06 France and Flanders 30 Div
  1919 UK
  1920 Palestine
  1922.10 India: Mhow
  1925 Presidency/Assam
  1927 Jubbulpore
  1930 Landi Kotal
  1930 North West Frontier
  1933 Allahabad
  1936 Quetta
  1938.11 1st Battalion, The South Lancashire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Volunteers)
  1939 Bombay
  1940.07 UK 29 Inf Bde
  1942.04 Madagascar/East Africa
  1943.01 India
  1944.04 Burma 7 Ind Div
  1945 UK
  1946 Malta
  1947 Trieste
  1948.09.19 amalgamated at Trieste with cadre of 1st Battalion