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===General===
 
===General===
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* [[Joint Aircraft Recovery and Transportation Squadron, United Kingdom]]
 
* [[Joint Aircraft Recovery and Transportation Squadron, United Kingdom]]
 
* [[Special Forces Support Group, United Kingdom]]
 
* [[Special Forces Support Group, United Kingdom]]
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* [[Defence Chemical Biological Radiological and Nuclear Centre, United Kingdom]]
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* [[Joint Special Forces Aviation Wing, United Kingdom]]
  
 
====Sovereign's Body Guard====
 
====Sovereign's Body Guard====
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* [[Northern Command, British Army]]
 
* [[Northern Command, British Army]]
 
* [[Eastern Command, British Army]]
 
* [[Eastern Command, British Army]]
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* [[Central Africa Command, British Army]]
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* [[East Africa Command, British Army]]
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* [[West Africa Command, British Army]]
  
 
====Army Groups, Armies and (Army) Corps====
 
====Army Groups, Armies and (Army) Corps====
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* [[2nd Division, British Army]]
 
* [[2nd Division, British Army]]
 
* [[6th United Kingdom Division, British Army]]
 
* [[6th United Kingdom Division, British Army]]
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* [[Guards Armoured Division, British Army]]
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* [[1st Armoured Division, British Army]]
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* [[2nd Armoured Division, British Army]]
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* [[6th Armoured Division, British Army]]
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* [[7th Armoured Division, British Army]]
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* [[8th Armoured Division, British Army]]
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* [[10th Armoured Division, British Army]]
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* [[11th Armoured Division, British Army]]
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* [[79th Armoured Division, British Army]]
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* [[1st Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* 2nd Infantry Division, British Army see 2nd Division, British Army above.
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* [[3rd Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[4th Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[5th Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[6th Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[7th Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[8th Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[9th (Scottish) Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[11th (Northern) Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[11th (East African) Division, British Army]]
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* [[12th (Eastern) Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[15th (Scottish) Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[16th (Irish) Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[20th (Light) Division, British Army]]
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* [[21st Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[23rd (Northumbrian) Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[24th Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[25th Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[31st Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[32nd Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[33rd Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[35th Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[36th Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[38th (Welsh) Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[41st Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[42nd (East Lancashire) Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[43rd (Wessex) Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[44th (Home Counties), Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[45th Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[46th (North Midland) Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[47th (2nd London) Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[48th (South Midland) Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[49th (West Riding) Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[50th (Northumbrian) Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[51st (Highland) Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[52nd (Lowland) Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[53rd (Welsh) Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[54th (East Anglian) Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[55th (West Lancashire) Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[56th (1st London) Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[57th Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[59th (Staffordshire) Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[61st Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[66th Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[76th Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[77th Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[78th Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[80th Infantry Division, British Army]]
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* [[81st (West African) Division, British Army]]
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* [[82nd (West African) Division, British Army]]
  
 
====Brigades====
 
====Brigades====
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* [[North Wales District, British Army]]
 
* [[North Wales District, British Army]]
 
* [[West Lancashire District, British Army]]
 
* [[West Lancashire District, British Army]]
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* [[Nigeria District, British Army]]
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* [[Gold Coast District, British Army]]
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* [[Sierra Leone and Gambia District, British Army]]
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* [[Southern Caribbean District, British Army]]
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* [[Northern Caribbean District, British Army]]
  
 
====Regiments and Corps====
 
====Regiments and Corps====
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* [[Mobile Defence Corps, British Army]]
 
* [[Mobile Defence Corps, British Army]]
 
* [[Army Cyclist Corps, British Army]]
 
* [[Army Cyclist Corps, British Army]]
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* [[Foresters Brigade, British Army]]
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* [[Green Jackets Brigade, British Army]]
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* [[Home Counties Brigade, British Army]]
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* [[Lancastrian Brigade, British Army]]
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* [[Lowland Brigade, British Army]]
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* [[Wessex Brigade, British Army]]
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* [[Yorkshire Brigade, British Army]]
  
 
====Training Units, Schools and University Officer Training Corps====
 
====Training Units, Schools and University Officer Training Corps====
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* [[17th London Regiment (Tower Hamlet Rifles), British Army]]
 
* [[17th London Regiment (Tower Hamlet Rifles), British Army]]
 
* [[19th London Regiment (St Pancras), British Army]]
 
* [[19th London Regiment (St Pancras), British Army]]
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* [[The London Rifle Brigade - Rangers, British Army]]
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* [[The London Rifle Brigade, British Army]]
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* [[The Princess Louise's Kensington Regiment, British Army]]
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* [[The Queen's Westministers, British Army]]
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* [[The Queen Victoria's Rifles, British Army]]
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* [[The Queen's Royal Rifles, British Army]]
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* [[The Rangers, British Army]]
 
* [[The Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment, British Army]]
 
* [[The Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment, British Army]]
 
* [[The Bedfordshire Regiment, British Army]]
 
* [[The Bedfordshire Regiment, British Army]]
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* [[The Highland Regiment, British Army]]
 
* [[The Highland Regiment, British Army]]
 
* [[The Lowland Regiment, British Army]]
 
* [[The Lowland Regiment, British Army]]
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* [[The Suffolk and Cambridgeshire Regiment, British Army]]
 
* [[The Liverpool Irish, British Army]]
 
* [[The Liverpool Irish, British Army]]
 
* [[The Liverpool Scottish, British Army]]
 
* [[The Liverpool Scottish, British Army]]
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* [[Royal Guernsey Light Infantry, British Army]]
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* [[Royal Jersey Light Infantry, British Army]]
 
* [[5th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders, British Army]]
 
* [[5th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders, British Army]]
 
* [[8th (Princess Beatrice's Isle of Wright Rifles) Battalion, Royal Hampshire Regiment, British Army]]
 
* [[8th (Princess Beatrice's Isle of Wright Rifles) Battalion, Royal Hampshire Regiment, British Army]]
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* [[3 Military Intelligence Battalion, British Army]]
 
* [[3 Military Intelligence Battalion, British Army]]
 
* [[5 Military Intelligence Battalion, British Army]]
 
* [[5 Military Intelligence Battalion, British Army]]
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* [[330 (Robin Hood Foresters) Field Squadron, Royal Engineers, British Army]]
  
 
===Navy===
 
===Navy===
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* [[No 317 (Polish) Squadron, Royal Air Force]]
 
* [[No 317 (Polish) Squadron, Royal Air Force]]
 
* [[No 318 (Polish) Squadron, Royal Air Force]]
 
* [[No 318 (Polish) Squadron, Royal Air Force]]
* [[No 320 [Dutch) Squadron, Royal Air Force]]
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* [[No 320 (Dutch) Squadron, Royal Air Force]]
 
* [[No 322 (Dutch) Squadron, Royal Air Force]]
 
* [[No 322 (Dutch) Squadron, Royal Air Force]]
 
* [[No 330 (Norwegian) Squadron, Royal Air Force]]
 
* [[No 330 (Norwegian) Squadron, Royal Air Force]]
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* [[No 2623 (East Anglian) Squadron, Royal Auxiliary Air Force Regiment]]
 
* [[No 2623 (East Anglian) Squadron, Royal Auxiliary Air Force Regiment]]
 
* [[No 2624 (County of Oxford) Squadron, Royal Auxiliary Air Force Regiment]]
 
* [[No 2624 (County of Oxford) Squadron, Royal Auxiliary Air Force Regiment]]
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=====[[Royal Hong Kong Auxiliary Air Force]]=====
  
 
===Home Guard===
 
===Home Guard===
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* [[Somaliland Gendarmerie]]
 
* [[Somaliland Gendarmerie]]
 
* [[Somaliland Scouts]]
 
* [[Somaliland Scouts]]
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* [[The West India Regiment]]
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* [[The High Commission Territories Corps]]
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* [[The Bermuda Volunteer Rifles]]
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* [[The British Guiana Militia]]
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* [[The British Guiana Volunteer Force]]
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* [[The Dominica Defence Forces]]
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* [[The Leeward Islands Battalion]]
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* [[The Trinidad Volunteers]]
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* [[The Windwards Battalion]]
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* [[The British West Indies Regiment]]
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* [[The Jamaica Engineer Corps]]
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* [[The Antigua Defence Force]]
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* [[The St Kitts and Nevis Defence Force]]
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* [[The Barbados Volunteers]]
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* [[The Montserrat Defence Force]]
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* [[The British Honduras Defence Force]]
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* [[The Singapore Volunteer Force]]
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* [[The Singapore Volunteer Artillery]]
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* [[The Hong Kong Volunteer Corps]]
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* [[The Malay States Volunteer Rifles]]
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* [[The Malacca Volunteer Corps]]
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* [[The Penang Volunteers]]
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* [[The Shanghai Volunteer Corps]]
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* [[The Singapore Volunteer Engineers]]
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* [[The Malay State Guides]]
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* [[The Penang and Province Wellesley Volunteer Corps]]
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* [[The British Solomon Islands Defence Force]]
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* [[The Kedah Volunteers]]
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