1st Brahmans

1st Brahmans

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FIRST BENGAL NATIVE INFANTRY
RAISED AS NEELWAR KI PALTAN AND NUMBERED AS 30TH  REGIMENT OF BENGAL INFANTRY IN 1776 IN OUDH
RENUMBERED 23RD REGIMENT IN 1781- 29TH IN 1784- 2ND BATTALION 9TH NATIVE INFANTRY IN 1796-21ST BENGAL NATIVE INFANTRY IN 1824
SURVIVED THE REBELLION AS POSTED IN HEART OF LOYAL PRO ENGLISH EAST INDIA COMPANY PATHAN TERRITORY OF PESHAWAR 
RENUMBERED 1ST BENGAL NATIVE INFANTRY IN MAY 1861- FIRST BENGAL INFANTRY IN JANUARY 1885-CLASS COMPOSITION IN 1883 AS BELOW
IST BRAHMANS IN APRIL 1893 WHEN MADE 100 PERCENT HINDU UNIT
DEPLOYED IN ADEN IN FIRST WORLD WAR WHERE THERE WERE MINOR OPERATIONS AGAINST A TURKISH BRIGADE
RENUMBERED 4TH BATTALION , FIRST PUNJAB REGIMENT AND PUNJABI MUSLIMS INCLUDED IN CLASS COMPOSITION- DISBANDED DUE TO ECONOMY MEASURES IN 1931
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