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], July 25 (ANI): India wicket-keeper batsman MS Dhoni will carry out patrolling and guard duties with troops during his 15-day stint with a Territorial Army battalion in the Kashmir Valley starting from July 31.
The Ministry of Defence (Mindef) today refuted a Facebook posting and a report in a Tamil daily alleging that the ministry had agreed to recruit all 75 Indian youths trained by the Territorial Army even though 60 of them did not meet the requirements.
And the voice of the sixth Duke of Westminster, who rose to the rank of Major General with the Territorial Army, can also be heard in this poignant video.
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.
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.
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.
Sources said the soldiers are from Territorial Army centres in Belfast, Portadown, Armagh, Enniskillen, Newtownards and Ballymena.
TERRITORIAL Army soldiers who served in Iraq were honoured by the Prince of Wales yesterday in the grounds of his private Scottish home.
COVENTRY nurse Liz Colley is flying off to Iraq in the new year - after being called up by the Territorial Army.
Members of the Cleveland Cadet Band joined the Royal Signals Northern Band to march through Middlesbrough town centre as part of a special event to raise awareness about the Territorial Army.

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