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12th Royal Lancers

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  1. a cavalry regiment of the British Army

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  2. Prince of Wales's

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  3. The regiment of dragoons that was to become the 12th Royal Lancers was raised by Brigadier-General Phineas Bowles in 1715 against the threat of the Jacobite rebellion

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  4. In 1718 the regiment was posted to Ireland, where it remained for seventy-five years

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  5. In 1768 King George III bestowed the title of The 12th Prince of Wales's Regiment of Light Dragoons, and the regiment was given the badge of the three ostrich feathers, and the motto "Ich Dien"

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  6. In 1816, the 12th Light Dragoons were armed with lances after the cavalry of Napoleon's Army had shown their effectiveness

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