MV 130 10th HUSSARS, AFGHANISTAN 1879
After being sent to India in the 1840s, the regiment was deployed during the Crimean War. It saw action in the Siege of Sevastopol, with fighting at the Battle of Eupatoria and Kerch.
In 1861, it was renamed the 10th (The Prince of Wales's Own) Royal Hussars. The regiment saw action in the Second Anglo-Afghan War, at the Battle of Ali Masjid in 1878, and in the Sudan, Battle of El Teb, and Egypt in 1884.