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Carabiniers

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Former cavalry regiment, officially the Sixth Dragoon Guards. They participated in putting down the rebellion of Bonnie Prince Charlie in 1745-46 and fought in the Peninsular, Crimean and Boer Wars and World War I. In 1922 they were amalgamated with the 3rd Dragoon Guards (Prince of Wales), and were designated the 3rd/6th Dragoon Guards.

Credit for this entry to: Alan Patient of www.plaquesoflondon.co.uk

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Carabiniers

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Carabiniers' memorial

{On a shield at the top of the monument:} Sixth Dragoon Guards Carabiniers. ...

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J. Pope

J. Pope

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Person, Armed Forces

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1 memorial
C. D. Stevens

C. D. Stevens

Co-partner or employee of the South Suburban Gas Company. Served but did not die in WW1.

Person, Armed Forces

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1 memorial
H. Gilbert

H. Gilbert

Co-partner or employee of the South Suburban Gas Company. Served but did not die in WW1.

Person, Armed Forces

War served, WW1
1 memorial