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Question 1: [44] The Mesopotamian campaign was largely an Indian Army campaign as the only British formations involved were the ________ and British battalions assigned to Indian brigades.
Wiltshire RegimentNorth Staffordshire RegimentLoyal Regiment (North Lancashire)13th (Western) Division

Question 2: [49] Held in reserve for the ________ they played a major part in the Third Battle of Krithia.
Second Battle of KrithiaGallipoli CampaignLanding at Cape HellesLanding at Anzac Cove

Question 3: [2] While some divisions were sent overseas others had to remain in India guarding the ________ and on internal security and training duties.
Punjab (Pakistan)PeshawarNorth-West Frontier ProvincePakistan

Question 4: What does the following picture show?

  Indian Army gunners (probably 39th Battery) with 3.7 inch Mountain Howitzers Jerusalem 1917
  Indian troops manning a QF 3 pounder Hotchkiss gun mounted in a railway wagon on the military railway between Basra and Nasiriya.
  An emaciated Indian army soldier who survived the Siege of Kut
  Indian Army gunners (probably 39th Battery) with 3.7 inch Mountain Howitzers Jerusalem 1917

Question 5: [3] At the same time, the regiments of the ________ were made available to be called upon for Imperial Service.
Salute statePrincely stateBritish RajCompany rule in India

Question 6: Karanbahadur Rana, ________
3 Gorkha Rifles4 Gorkha Rifles5 Gorkha Rifles1 Gorkha Rifles

Question 7: The 5th Light Infantry had arrived in Singapore from ________ in October 1914.
Chennai Suburban RailwayMadras PresidencyChennai EgmoreChennai

Question 8: The Indian Army during World War I, sometimes called the ________, contributed a number of divisions and independent brigades to the European, Mediterranean and the Middle east theatres of war in World War I.
Indian Army during World War IIGurkhaBritish RajIndian Army (1895–1947)

Question 9: As part of the Southern Army the Aden Brigade was stationed in the ________ on the strategically important naval route from Europe to India.
YemenAden EmergencySouth YemenAden Protectorate

Question 10: What does the following picture show?

  Indian troops manning a QF 3 pounder Hotchkiss gun mounted in a railway wagon on the military railway between Basra and Nasiriya.
  2nd Rajput Light Infantry in action in Flanders, during the winter of 1914–15
  5th Royal Gurkha Rifles North West Frontier 1923
  5th Royal Gurkha Rifles North West Frontier 1923







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