Cap badge, Queen's Royal Hussars (The Queen's Own and Royal Irish), 2010 (c)
Badge in the form of the Angel Harp, inherited from the 8th King's Royal Irish Hussars and the Queen's Royal Irish Hussars, superimposed on the regimental cypher of the 7th Hussars and Queen's Own Hussars. This is surmounted by the Queen's crown and a lion, with a scroll underneath giving the regiment's title in blue and gold.
This is the British Army's most senior armoured regiment. It was formed in 1993 through the amalgamation of the Queen's Own Hussars and the Queen's Royal Irish Hussars.
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