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
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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
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Translations

Territorial Army

n (Brit) → Territorialheer nt
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Territorial Army

n (Brit) → Milizia Territoriale
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References in periodicals archive ?
He joined the British Territorial Army in 1920 and saw action in Libya, Egypt, Greece, and Crete before being captured at Tobruk in 1942.
Author Knight's service with the British Territorial Army in Iraq 2005-07 stimulated his interest in British military actions in what was then known as Mesopotamia in WWI.
I am joining the Officers' Training Corps, part of the British Territorial Army, this year to gain some British Army experience."

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