Cap badge, 7th (Princess Royal's) Dragoon Guards, 1900 (c)
The regiment's first deployment beyond Europe came in 1843 to South Africa, where it saw action in the 7th Cape Frontier War (1846-1847). This was followed by ten years service in India from 1857 and sixteen years on home service. In 1900 the regiment returned to South Africa to fight in the Boer War (1899-1902).
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