ⓘ Tigris 1916 (Battle honour)

                                     

ⓘ Tigris 1916 (Battle honour)

Tigris 1916 was a battle honour awarded to units of the British and Imperial Armies that took part in the ultimately unsuccessful attempt to relieve the Siege of Kut in the Mesopotamian Campaign of the Great War. Battles included:

  • Battle of Hanna. (Битва Ханна)
  • Battle of Dujaila. (Битва Dujaila)
                                     
  • World War. The battle took place along the banks of the Tigris River between the Anglo - Indian Tigris Corps and elements of the Ottoman Sixth Army. The engagement
  • awarded the honour Emsdorf to be worn on their helmets in commemoration of their success at the Battle of Emsdorf in 1760. The first battle honour displayed
  • 1916 January February March April May June July August September October November December The following events occurred in January 1916 Second Battle
  • As part of the Tigris Corps, the battalion attempted to lift the siege of Kut. Initially deployed along the left bank of the Tigris River, the battalion
  • February the Capture of Sannaiyat 17 24 February the Passage of the Tigris 23 24 February the Passage of the Adhaim 18 April the Action of
  • took his brigade on a great turning movement up the left bank of the River Tigris outflanking the Turks and helping to bring the Mesopotamian Campaign to
  • was redeployed to the Middle East in 1916 where it fought primarily in modern day Iraq as part of the British Tigris Corps. The 3rd Reserve Battalion
  • Flanders 1914 15, Megiddo, Sharon, Palestine 1918, Tigris 1916 Kut al Amara 1917, Baghdad, Mesopotamia 1916 18 N.W. Frontier India 1915 17, Afghanistan 1919
  • Dharatol 1901 04 East Africa 1914 16 Egypt 1916 17 Baghdad 1917 Kut - Al - Amara 1917 Gaza 1917 Battle of Sharqat 1918 Megiddo Nablus 1918 Palestine
  • Hindenburg Line Sambre Doiran, 1917, 18 Gaza Palestine, 1917 18 Tigris 1916 Hill 112 Mont Pincon Nederrijn Geilenkirchen Rhineland Rhine
  • Loos, France and Flanders 1914 15, Egypt 1915, Tigris 1916 Kut al Amara 1917, Baghdad, Mesopotamia 1916 18, Persia 1918, Baluchistan 1918 Afghanistan
  • Bair Gaza Nebi Samwil Jerusalem Megiddo Sharon Tigris 1916 Kut al Amara 1917 Mesopotamia 1916 - 18. Second World War 1939 1945: Defence of Arras Hill