18th King Edward’s Own Cavalry

1842: 8th Regiment of
Bengal Irregular Cavalry
1846:

16th Regiment of
Bengal Irregular Cavalry
1847:

17th Regiment of
Bengal Irregular Cavalry
Rebuilding the Bengal Army
1861: 6th Regiment of
Bengal Cavalry
7th Regiment of
Bengal Cavalry
1883: 6th (Prince of Wales’s)
Regiment of
Bengal Cavalry



1900:

7th Regiment of
Bengal Lancers
1901: 6th (Prince of Wales’s)
Bengal Cavalry
7th Bengal Lancers

Renumbering into the Indian Army
1903: 6th Prince of Wales’s Cavalry 7th Hariana Lancers
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7th Hariana Lancers
1906: 6th King Edward’s Own Cavalry
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1921: 6th/7th Cavalry
1922: 18th King Edward’s Own Cavalry
18th King Edward’s Own Cavalry
1936: 18th King Edward VII’s Own Cavalry
1947:
to the Indian Army
1950: 18th Cavalry
18 Cavalry