The 16th Punjab Regiment was formed in 1922 by the amalgamation of five existing regiments and consisted of four regular battalions and a training battalion . The Punjab Regiment is an infantry regiment of the Pakistan Army.The modern regiment was formed in 1956 from an amalgamation of the 1st Punjab Regiment, 14th Punjab Regiment, 15th Punjab Regiment and 16th Punjab Regiment.Since then the regiment has â¦ T homson, William Robert Son of Robert and May Thomson The Victoria Cross medal group awarded to Lance Naik Sher Shah, 7th Bn, 16th Punjab Regiment, Indian Army, has been sold at auction by the auctioneers Morton & Eden for a hammer price of £85,000. The identity of the purchaser has not been revealed. Want to know more about the 7/16th Punjab Regiment, Indian Army? The Punjab Regiment is the oldest, the largest and the most decorated Regiment of the Pakistan Army. Measures 38 inch chest and 17.5 inches underarm. 16th Punjab Regiment Dated 1941. A commemorative postage stamp on 300 years of the 16 th Punjab Regiment â 2 nd Patiala Infantry, most senior regional infantry regiment of Indian Army : Issued by India. Went by boat from UK to Singapore and was Brigade Intelligence Officer prior to fall of Singapore. Survived as POW on railway." The Punjab Regiment is the oldest, the largest and the most decorated Regiment of the Pakistan Army. The 16th Punjab Regiment, was raised in 1922, was the last one to be made up of Lawrence's Punjab levies and, like the 14th and 15th Punjab Regiments, although its constituent elements were raised for service in the Great Mutiny, they did not receive honours for that campaign. Believed to have been in the TA in Calcutta but volunteered for regular service in UK. His son writes: "8th Punjab Regiment. WW2 British Officers (Brigadier rank) Khaki Tunic. Find link is a tool written by Edward Betts.. searching for 16th Punjab Regiment 12 found (77 total) Donald Powell (661 words) case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article appointed to the command of his battalion, now called the 1st battalion, 16th Punjab regiment.In October 1937 the 1/16 Punjab Regiment was assigned to the 3rd There are:4 items tagged 7/16th Punjab Regiment, Indian Army available in our Library. Red senior staff officers collar tabs & a full set of King George VI 16 Punjab gilt buttons. In good overall condition (couple of areas of wear to the rear). These include information on officers, regimental histories, letters, diary entries, personal accounts and information about â¦ The Punjab Regiment is an infantry regiment of the Pakistan Army.The modern regiment was formed in 1956 from an amalgamation of the 1st Punjab Regiment, 14th Punjab Regiment, 15th Punjab Regiment and 16th Punjab Regiment.Since then the regiment has â¦ The Regiment emerged in its present shape on 7 May 1956 by amalgamating the 1st, 14th 15th and 16th Punjab Regiment groups, each having six, five, four and five battalions respectively, all rich in traditions of their own. Historical record of the 4th Battalion 16th Punjab Regiment Uniforms and insignia Blouse, Battledress, 1937 pattern: Major, 16th Punjab Regiment (44th Indian Airborne Division) Credits : Stamp, FDC & Cancellation: Alka Sharma 44th Indian Infantry Brigade. 1st Battalion â 30th Punjabis 2nd Battalion â 31st Punjabis 3rd Battalion â 33rd Punjabis 4th Battalion â 9th Bhopal Infantry 10th (Training) Battalion â 46th Punjabis. Issued for: India Post is proud to issue a c ommemorative postage stamp on the tercentenary of 16 Punjab (2 nd Patiala).. The Regiment emerged in its present shape on 7 May 1956 by amalgamating the 1st, 14th 15th and 16th Punjab Regiment groups, each having six, four and five battalions respectively, all rich in traditions of their own. The 1st Punjab Infantry Regiment was formed in the amalgamations of 1922 from a number of preexisting regiments, and in 1947 the 1st, 8th, 14th and 16th Punjab â¦ Crown & pips rank to shoulders. Issued on Mar 19, 2010.