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North Irish Horse Remembrance Pin

North Irish Horse Remembrance Pin

Military Remembrance Pins

  • £750


Wear this North Irish Horse Regiment Remembrance Pin with pride at any time of the year not just Remembrance Week.

Made with High quality metals and enamels.

Rear butterfly pin fastener.

Size: The petal part is the size of a 50p

Free UK Postage & Packaging

Worldwide postage will be added at checkout for your country destination.

The North Irish Horse is a yeomanry unit of the British Territorial Army raised in the northern counties of Ireland in the aftermath of the Second Boer War. Raised and patronized by the nobility from their inception to the present day, they were one of the first non-regular units to be deployed to France and the Low Counties with the British Expeditionary Force in 1914 and fought with distinction both as mounted troops and later as a Cyclist Regiment, achieving 18 battle honours. The regiment was reduced to a single man in the inter war years and re-raised for World War II where they achieved their greatest distinctions in the North African and Italian campaigns. Reduced again after the Cold War the regiment's name still exists in B (North Irish Horse) Squadron, the Queen's Own Yeomanry and 69 (North Irish Horse) Signal Squadron (V) part of 32 Signal Regiment.
Under the plans for Army 2020, B (North Irish Horse) Squadron has come under command of the newly established Scottish and North Irish Yeomanry Regiment while 69 (North Irish Horse) Signal Squadron has become 40 (NIH) Signal Squadron. (Wikipedia)

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