3rd Cavalry

1841: 7th Regiment of
Bengal Irregular Cavalry
1846:

17th Regiment of
Bengal Irregular Cavalry
1847:

18th Regiment of
Bengal Irregular Cavalry
Rebuilding the Bengal Army
1861: 5th Regiment of
Bengal Cavalry
8th Regiment of
Bengal Cavalry
1900:

8th Regiment of
Bengal Lancers
1901: 5th Bengal Cavalry
8th Bengal Lancers
Renumbering into the Indian Army
1903: 5th Cavalry 8th Lancers
cav05
cav08
1904:
8th Cavalry
layout layout
1922: 5th/8th Cavalry
1922: 3rd Cavalry
3rd Cavalry
1947:
to the Indian Army
1950: 3rd Cavalry
3 Cavalry