Other ranks' cap badge, Queen's Royal Irish Hussars, 1958 (c)
This regiment was formed by amalgamating the 4th Hussars and 8th Hussars on 24 October 1958 - the day before the anniversary of the Charge of the Light Brigade (1854), in which both these regiments participated. The regimental motto 'Mente et Manu', translates as 'With Mind and Hand'.
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