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Grenadier Guards' Sword


Grenadier Guards' Sword

Grenadier Guards' Sword

Grenadier Guards' Sword

Gold Corded Knot

Brown Leather Ribbon Knot

Brigade of Guards Knot

    Brigade of Guards Sword

    The current Brigade of Guards pattern of sword was approved in 1854 and was a steel version of the 1845 Infantry pattern sword without the hinged flap with the individual Guard's regimental badge in the cartouche. In Dress Regulations of 1857, the blades of Guards' swords were ordered to be "embossed", that is etched with their regimental badge and battle honours. A distinction which remains to this day.

    The sword is carried today in a nickel plated steel scabbard with shoe, mouthpiece and two suspension bands and rings.

    The sword is also available with a leather Sam Browne scabbard for service wear.

    A silver hallmarked guard and hilt can be crafted to regimental requirements.

    Brigade of Guards

    The Grenadier Guards Battle Honours:

    • Tangier 1680, Namur 1695, Gibralter 1704-05, Blenheim 1704, Ramillies 1706, Oudenarde 1708. Malplaquet 1709, Dettingen 1743, Lincelles 1793, Egmont-op-Zee 1799, Corrunna 1809, Pensinsula, 1808-09, Barrosa 1811, Nive 1813, Waterloo 1815, Alma 1854, Inkerman 1854, Sevastopol 1855, Tel-el-Kabir 1882, Egypt 1882, Suakin 1885, Khartoum 1898, Modder River 1899, South Africa 1899-1901.
    • The Great War: Marne 1914, Aisne 1914, Loos 1915, Somme 1916-1918, Ypres 1914-17, Hazenbrouck 1918, Arras (Scarpe) 1918, Hindenburg Line (Havrincourt) 1918, Cambrai 1918,
    • The Second World War: Dunkirk 1940, Mareth 1943, Medjez Plain 1943, Salerno 1943, Monte Camino 1943, Anzio 1944, Mont Pincon 1944, Gothic Line 1944, Nijmegan 1944, Rhine 1945,
    • Gulf 1991: Gulf 1991.

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