British Cavalry Regiments and Order of Precedence


1800 1861 1922
Household Cavalry Household Cavalry Household Cavalry
1st Regiment of Life Guards 1st Life Guards Life Guards
2nd Regiment of Life Guards 2nd Life Guards Life Guards
The Royal Regiment of Horse Guards (Blues) Royal Horse Guards Royal Horse Guards
Dragoon Guards Dragoon Guards Dragoon Guards
1st Dragoon Guards (The King's) 1st Dragoon Guards (The King's) 1st Dragoon Guards (The King's)
2nd Dragoon Guards (The Queen's) 2nd Dragoon Guards (The Queen's Bays) 2nd Dragoon Guards (The Queen's Bays)
3rd Dragoon Guards (Prince of Wales's) 3rd Dragoon Guards (The Prince of Wales's) 3rd Carabiniers (Prince of Wales's Dragoon Guards)
4th Dragoon Guards (Royal Irish) 4th Dragoon Guards (Royal Irish) 4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards
5th Dragoon Guards 5th Dragoon Guards (Princess Charlotte of Wales's) 5th Royal Inniskilling Dragoon Guards
6th Dragoon Guards 6th Dragoon Guards (Carabiniers) 3rd Carabiniers (Prince of Wales's Dragoon Guards)
7th Dragoon Guards (The Princess Royal's) 7th Dragoon Guards (The Princess Royal's) 4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards
Dragoons Dragoons , Hussars and Lancers Amalgamated Cavalry Regiments
1st Regiment of Dragoons (Royal) 1st Dragoons (The Royal) 1st Dragoons (The Royal)
2nd Regiment of Dragoons (Royal North British) 2nd Dragoons (The Royal Scots Greys) 2nd Dragoons (The Royal Scots Greys)
3rd Regiment of Dragoons (King's Own) 3rd Hussars (The King's Own) 3rd Hussars (The King's Own)
4th Regiment of Dragoons (Queen's Own) 4th Hussars (Queen's Own) 4th Hussars (Queen's Own)
5th Regiment of Dragoons (Royal Irish) 5th Lancers (Royal Irish) 16th/5th The Queen's Royal Lancers
6th Regiment of Dragoons (Inniskilling) 6th Dragoons (The Inniskillings) 5th Royal Inniskilling Dragoon Guards
7th Regiment of Light Dragoons (Queen's Own) 7th Hussars (The Queen's Own) 7th Hussars (The Queen's Own)
8th Regiment of Light Dragoons (The King's Royal Irish) 8th Hussars (King's Royal Irish) 8th Hussars (King's Royal Irish)
9th Regiment of Light Dragoons 9th Lancers (Queen's Royal) 9th Lancers (Queen's Royal)
10th Regiment of Light Dragoons (The Prince of Wales's Own Royal) 10th Hussars (Prince of Wales's Own Royal) 10th Hussars (Prince of Wales's Own Royal)
11th Regiment of Light Dragoons 11th Hussars (Prince Albert's Own) 11th Hussars (Prince Albert's Own)
12th Regiment of Light Dragoons (The Prince of Wales's) 12th Lancers (The Prince of Wales's Royal) 12th Lancers (The Prince of Wales's Royal)
13th Regiment of Light Dragoons 13th Hussars 13th/18th Royal Hussars (Queen Mary's Own)
14th Regiment of Light Dragoons (The Duchess of York's Own) 14th Hussars (King's) 14th/20th King's Hussars
15th Regiment of Light Dragoons (The King's) 15th Hussars (The King's) 15th/19th The King's Royal Hussars
16th Regiment of Light Dragoons (Queen's Own) 16th Lancers (The Queen's) 16th/5th The Queen's Royal Lancers
17th Regiment of Light Dragoons 17th Lancers (Duke of Cambridge's Own) 17th/21st Lancers
18th Regiment of Light Dragoons (King's Irish) 18th Hussars 13th/18th Royal Hussars (Queen Mary's Own)
19th Regiment of Light Dragoons 19th Hussars 15th/19th The King's Royal Hussars
20th Regiment of Light Dragoons 20th Hussars 14th/20th King's Hussars
21st Regiment of Light Dragoons 21st Lancers 17th/21st Lancers
22nd Regiment of Light Dragoons    
23rd Regiment of Light Dragoons    
24th Regiment of Light Dragoons    
25th Regiment of Light Dragoons    
26th Regiment of Light Dragoons    
27th Regiment of Light Dragoons    
28th Regiment of Light Dragoons    
29th Regiment of Light Dragoons    




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