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Royal Irish Regiment Pagri Badge – Kings Crown

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Royal Irish Regiment 1922

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Pagri (Pugaree) badge of the Royal Irish Regiment. The badge combines an Irish harp emblem with the Imperial Crown and the legend ‘Royal Irish’. The Regiment were among the first British Army troops to confront the Irish Rebels during the 1916 Easter Rising. The Regiment was disbanded in 1922 on the formation of the Irish Free State.

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