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  • 1 Pattern 1796 light cavalry sabre — The Pattern 1796 Light Cavalry Sabre, is a sword that was used primarily by British Light Dragoons and hussars, and Kings German Legion light cavalry during the Napoleonic Wars. It was adopted by the Prussians (as the 1811 pattern or Blücher… …

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  • 2 Cavalry — Cavalrymen redirects here. For the 1955 French film, see Les Hussards. French 4th Hussar at the battle of Friedland, 1807 …

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  • 3 Cavalry (United States) — Infobox Military Unit unit name= United States Army: Cavalry caption=Captain Charles A. May s squadron of the 2d Dragoons slashed through the enemy lines in an attack that climaxed the opening campaigns of the Mexican War. 2,500 American soldiers …

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  • 4 light — light1 lightful, adj. lightfully, adv. /luyt/, n., adj., lighter, lightest, v., lighted or lit, lighting. n. 1. something that makes things visible or affords illumination: All colors depend on light. 2. Physics …

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  • 5 Light Division — The Light Division Active 1803 – 1815 1853 – 1856 1914 – 1918 1968 – 2007 Country Great Britain Branch British Army Type Light Infantry …

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  • 6 LIGHT, William (c. 1786-1839) — founder of Adelaide was born about the year 1786 either on the island of Salang or in the territory of Kedah, and spent his first six years at Penang. His father, Captain Francis Light, traded in Siam and Malaya and married Martina Rozells in… …

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  • 7 Heavy cavalry — is the late 19th century misnomer for Cavalry [p.490, Lynn] , troops that from the late 17th to late 19th centuries usually wore armour and were mounted on largest available cavalry horses [p.60, Roemer] , as opposed to light cavalry, in which… …

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  • 8 Charge of the Light Brigade — This article is about the cavalry charge. For the poem by Alfred, Lord Tennyson, see The Charge of the Light Brigade (poem). For other uses, see Charge of the Light Brigade (disambiguation). Charge of the Light Brigade …

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  • 9 Hungarian cavalry — ( hu. Magyar Lovasság) was one of the most famous troops in the world.Fact|date=October 2008 Hungarian horse archers in the medieval age, were unbeatable until 1332.Fact|date=October 2008 The Hungarian heavy knights defeated the Turksa lot times …

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  • 10 Numidian cavalry — The battle of Cannae, where the Numidian cavalry helped to defeat the Roman cavalry, allowing the Carthaginians (blue) to encircle and defeat the Roman army (red) Numidian cavalry was a type of light cavalry developed by the Numidians, most… …

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  • 11 Model 1840 Cavalry Saber — The Model 1840 Cavalry Saber was based on the 1822 French hussar s sabre. Unlike its replacement the Model 1860 Light Cavalry Saber the M1840 has a ridge around its quillon, a leather grip wrapped in wire (rather than grooves cut into the wooden… …

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  • 12 M2 Light Tank — Light Tank M2 M2 in einer englischen Montagehalle Allgemeine Eigenschaften …

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  • 13 Australian Light Horse — were mounted troops with characteristics of both cavalry and mounted infantry. They served during the Second Boer War and World War I. The Australian 4th Light Horse Brigade at the Battle of Beersheba in 1917 made what is reputedly the last… …

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  • 14 1st Cavalry Regiment (United States) — Infobox Military Unit unit name=1st Cavalry Regiment caption=1st Cavalry distinctive unit insignia dates= 2 March, 1833 24 April 2007 country=USA branch=Regular Army type=Cavalry for much of its existence role= size= command structure= current… …

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  • 15 6th Cavalry Regiment (United States) — Infobox Military Unit unit name=6th Cavalry Regiment caption=6th Cavalry coat of arms nickname=Fighting Sixth motto= Ducit Amor Patriae (Led By Love of Country) colors=Yellow march= ceremonial chief= type=Cavalry branch=Regular Army dates=August… …

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  • 16 3d Armored Cavalry Regiment (United States) — 3d Armored Cavalry Regiment 3d Armored Cavalry Regiment coat of arms Active 1846–present Country U …

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  • 17 1st Maryland Cavalry, CSA — Infobox Military Unit unit name=1st Maryland Cavalry caption= country=Confederate States of America allegiance=flag|CSA type=Cavalry branch=Volunteer Army, American Civil War dates=May 15, 1862 ndash;April, 1865 specialization= command structure …

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  • 18 9th Cavalry Regiment (United States) — 9th Cavalry Regiment 9th Cavalry Regiment coat of arms Active July 28, 1866 October 20, 1950 December 1, 1957 Modern Day Country …

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  • 19 8th Cavalry Regiment (United States) — Infobox Military Unit unit name=8th Cavalry Regiment caption=8th Cavalry Regiment coat of arms nickname= motto=Honor and Courage colors=Yellow march= ceremonial chief= type=Cavalry branch=Regular Army dates=September 21, 1866 country=United… …

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  • 20 43rd Battalion Virginia Cavalry — 43rd Battalion of Virginia Cavalry Flag of Virginia Active June 10, 1863 to April 21, 1865 Country …

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