Disbanded 1947. India. Disbanded 1947. Disbanded 1946. 27th (Jind) Garrison Battalion - Raised in 1943 in Jind State. Rare genuine British Indian Army Lieutenant-General uniform, identified to Lieutenant-General George Noble Molesworth. The 14th Punjab Regiment was a regiment of the British Indian Army from 1922 to 1947. It was transferred to Pakistan Army on Partition of India in 1947, and amalgamated with the 1st, 14th and 15th Punjab Regiments in 1956 to form the Punjab Regiment. India. By 1904-1978 Harrison Forman. Presentation of Colours to 2nd Battalion, 15th Punjab Regiment, by Mohammad Ali Jinnah, April 1948. 14th Battalion - Raised in 1942. India. shipping: + $3.00 shipping . Disbanded 1946. 5th Battalion - Raised in 1940. The defensive positions of the British army were centered around six hills overlooking the only road toward Berbera. India. 10th (Training) Battalion - Converted into the 15th Punjab Regimental Training Centre in 1943. It was transferred to Pakistan Army on Partition of India in 1947, and amalgamated with the 1st, 14th and 16th Punjab Regiments in 1956 to form the Punjab Regiment. 4th Battalion - India, Burma, Siam, Malaya. Singapore: 1941-04-25. 3rd Battalion - India, Somaliland, Aden, Persia, Iraq, Syria, Italy. Disbanded 1946. The Punjab Regiment is an infantry regiment of the Pakistan Army. In 1956, a major reorganization was undertaken in the Pakistan Army and larger infantry groups were created by amalgamating the existing infantry regiments. 14th Battalion - Raised in 1942. 2/26th Punjabis - Raised in 1918. India. India. India. The 26th Punjabis were an infantry regiment of the British Indian Army.It was raised in 1857, as the 18th Regiment of Punjab Infantry. As a result, the 15th Punjab Regiment was amalgamated with the 1st, 14th and 16th Punjab Regiments to form one large Punjab Regiment. Disbanded 1943. Disbanded 1943. shipping: + $7.77 shipping . Captured by the Japanese in Borneo in March 1942. Worship the Martyrs We sacrificed our today for your tomorrow, always remember this and always hoist the Tricolor highest as Mount Everest. The modern regiment was formed in 1956 from an amalgamation of the 1st Punjab Regiment, 14th Punjab Regiment, 15th Punjab Regiment and 16th Punjab Regiment. $10.35 5 bids + $4.97 shipping . In 1947, it was allocated to the Pakistan Army, where it continues to exist as 10th Battalion The Punjab Regiment. 9th Battalion - Raised in 1941 by re-designation of the 12th (Territorial) Battalion. India General Reserve, listed as forming through May 1943, until 19th July 1943 when it is listed as Corp … He was Colonel of the 4th battalion, 15th Punjab Regiment from 1941 to 1960. 6 Punjab - 2/14th Punjab (Duke of Cambridge's Own). It is … [1], On the Partition of India and independence of Pakistan in 1947, the 15th Punjab Regiment was allotted to Pakistan Army. Physical description. 4th Battalion - India, Burma, Siam, Malaya. Sikhs and Jats were transferred to the Indian Army and the regiment's new class composition was fixed as Punjabis and Pathans. Jinnah, formerly leader of the All-Indian Muslim League, became Pakistan's first Governor General following independence in August 1947. Disbanded 1946. India. $7.99. India, Burma. 11th (Territorial) Battalion - Mobilized in 1939. Captured by the Japanese in Borneo in March 1942. General James Travers, VC, CB The 16th Punjab Regimentwas a regiment of the British Indian Armyfrom 1922 to 1947. 8th Battalion - Raised in 1941 by re-designation of the 11th (Territorial) Battalion. The 15th Punjab Regiment was a regiment of the British Indian Army from 1922 to 1947. India, Burma. The Sikh Regiment is an infantry regiment of the Indian Army.It is the most decorated regiment of the Indian Army and in 1979, the 1st battalion was the Commonwealth's most decorated battalion with 245 pre-independence and 82 post-independence gallantry awards, when it was transformed into the 4th battalion, Mechanised Infantry Regiment. Re-designated as 9/15th Punjab on conversion to active status in 1941. The 15th (Punjab) Anti-Tank Regiment, I.A. It was listed as forming by 1st September 1942. On conversion to active status, became the 16th Battalion. India, Ceylon, Burma. Broken up into garrison companies in 1945. Re-raised in 1946 as a Machine-Gun Battalion. India. 3rd Battalion, ROYAL IRISH REGIMENT patch. The new regimental badge was a Muslim crescent entwined with a Sikh quoit, surrounded by a wreath and surmounted by a Tudor crown with a scroll below, which read "15th Punjab Regiment". Abu Atoll. 26th Garrison Battalion - Raised in 1942. It was transferred to the Pakistan Army on Partition of India in 1947, and amalgamated with the 1st, 15th and 16th Punjab Regiments in 1956, to form the Punjab Regiment. $32.61. In 1921-22, a major reorganization was undertaken in the British Indian Army leading to the formation of large infantry groups of four to six battalions. In 1943, it was converted into the 15th Punjab Regimental Centre. Photograph, Pakistan, 1948. In 1901, the 27th Punjabis were dispatched to British Somaliland to suppress the resistance movement led by the Somali religious leader Abdullah Hassan of the Dervish State.[1][2]. 7th Battalion - Raised in 1941. The 16th Punjab Regiment, was raised in 1922, was the last one to be made up of Lawrence's Punjab levies and, like the 14th and 15th Punjab Regiments, although its constituent elements were raised for service in the Great Mutiny, they did not receive honours for that campaign. Somaliland. Abstract. Image not available. Please enable JavaScript in your browser's settings to use this part of Geni. Re-designated as 8/15th Punjab on conversion to active status in 1941. All battalions saw service on the North West Frontier of India and took part in the Second Afghan War of 1878-80, while the 26th and 27th Punjabis also served in the Third Anglo-Burmese War of 1885-87. WWII British Army THE WELCH Regiment Badge & 14K Gold Plated Zippo Lighter . It was designated as the 29th Punjabis in 1903 and became 10th (Training) Battalion of 15th Punjab Regiment in 1922. Following the Italian declaration of war against Great Britain and France on the 10th June 1940, the British perceptions of the Italians in Africa changed. Performance of the 4th Battalion in Burma in particular was outstanding. 25th Garrison Battalion - Raised in 1941. The line up of the new regiment was:[1], Sepoy 26th Punjabis. [2], During the Second World War, the 15th Punjab Regiment raised ten new battalions. 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