Battle Honours

The correct title for "Battle Honours" is Honorary Distinctions. The Regiment has been awarded seventy-four Honorary Distinctions of which forty-five appear on the Colours of the Regiment. These are in chronological order, by Year and Date:-

1680

Tangier

1899-1901

South Africa

1695

Namur

1914 - 4 Aug

France & Flanders 1914-1918

1704-05

Gibraltar

1914 - 8 Sep

Marne

1704 - 11 Aug

Blenheim

1914 - 14 Sep

Aisne

1706 - 23 Apr

Ramillies

1915 -27 Sep

Loos

1708 - 11 Jul

Oudenarde

1916-1918

Somme 1916-1918

1709 - 11 Sep

Malplaquet

1917-31 Jul

Ypres 1914-1917

1743 - 16 Jun

Dettingen

1918 - 12 Apr

Hazebrouck

1793 - 18 Aug

Lincelles

1918 - 27 Aug

Arras (Scarpe)

1799 - 2 Oct

Egmont-op-Zee

1918 - 12 Sep

Hindenburg Line (Havrincourt)

1809 - 16 Jan

Corunna

1918 - 8 Oct

Cambrai

1808-09

Penninsular

1940 - 3 Jun

Dunkirk

1811 - 5 Mar

Barrosa

1943 - 16 Mar

Mareth

1813 - 13 Dec

Nive

1943 - 23 Apr

Medjez Plain

1815 - 18 Jun

Waterloo

1943 - 10 Sep

Salerno

1854 - 20 Sep

Alma

1943 - 6 Nov

Monte Camino

1854 - 5 Nov

Inkerman

1944 - 22 Jan

Anzio

1855 - 9 Sep

Sevastopol

1944 - 30 Jul

Mont Pincon

1882 - 13 Sep

Tel-el-Kebir

1944 - 25 Aug

Gothic Line

1882

Egypt

1944 - 19 Sep

Nijmegen

1885

Suakin

1945 - 30 Mar

Rhine

1898 - 2 Sep

Khartoum

1991 - 28 Feb

Gulf 1991

1899 - 28 Nov

Modder River