Territorial Army


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Territorial Army

n
(Military) (in Britain) a standing reserve army originally organized between 1907 and 1908. Full name: Territorial and Volunteer Reserve
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Territorial Army - British unit of nonprofessional soldiers organized for the defense of Great BritainTerritorial Army - British unit of nonprofessional soldiers organized for the defense of Great Britain
yeomanry - a British volunteer cavalry force organized in 1761 for home defense later incorporated into the Territorial Army
territorial reserve, territorial - a territorial military unit
territorial - nonprofessional soldier member of a territorial military unit
Translations

Territorial Army

n (Brit) → Territorialheer nt

Territorial Army

n (Brit) → Milizia Territoriale
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Summary: New Delhi [India], January 14 (ANI): Giving a boost to organ donation, an entire Indian Territorial Army (TA) unit has pledged to donate their organs.
John, one of five siblings, was in the Territorial Army when he signed up to the Royal Navy in 1934 at 17, serving on HMS Courageous and the aircraft carrier HMS Ark Royal.
Gargmukh was piped by CMD Mr D K Sarraf and Major General Sanjay Soi in presence of ONGC Directors and Senior Territorial Army Officers.
MEMBERS of the Cleveland Cadet Band joined the Royal Signals Northern Band to march through Middlesbrough town centre to raise awareness about the Territorial Army.
As a young teacher, Mr Crozier joined the Territorial Army in 1939.
A PAINTER and decorator who served in ER and decorator who served in Iraq with the Territorial Army will be joining collectors in the town for this year's Royal British Legion (RBL) Poppy Appeal.
A GROUP of school friends from South Wales who joined the Territorial Army together in the 1960s have met for the first time in 40 years.
A BLACK Country man who was a member of the Territorial Army has been locked up for 30 months after being caught with lethal bullets that expand on impact.
VISITORS were given a behind the scenes look at army life at the Coventry branch of the territorial army.
A TERRITORIAL Army soldier from Conwy is among the latest group of 37 new recruits to graduate from the prestigious Royal Military Academy Sandhurst.
A TYNESIDE reservist has told of his war experience with the Territorial Army.
The Liverpool-born soldier signed up to the Army in 1942 and continued in the forces until he retired from the Territorial Army in 1990.

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