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Regimental Nicknames Hustler Soap - 1924
Notes: Cards are approximately 1-1/2" x 2-3/8". Card fronts feature full- colour artwork and card backs feature descriptive text.
No. Regiment Nickname 1 The Royal Scots (Lothian) Regiment Pontius Pilate's Bodyguard 2 The Scots Guards The Jocks 3 The Grenadier Guards Coal Heavers 4 The Queen's (Royal West Surrey) Regiment Kirke's Lambs 5 The Royal Regiment of Artillery The Gunners 6 Royal North British Dragoons Royal Scots Greys / Bubbly Jocks 7 Corps of Royal Engineers Mudlarks 8 The Royal Highlanders The Black Watch 9 Royal Marines (Artillery and Infantry) The Jollies 10 The Royal Welsh Fusiliers Nanny Goats / Royal Goats 11 The Essex Regiment The Pompadours 12 7th Queen's Own Hussars The Strawboots 13 2nd Dragoon Guards The Queen's Bays 14 The Worcestershire Regiment The Vein Openers 15 17th (Duke of Cambridge's Own) Lancers Death or Glory Boys 16 The Life Guards The Cheesemongers 17 The Rifle Brigade (Prince Consort's Own) The Sweeps 18 The Norfolk Regiment The Holy Boys 19 The Northamptonshire Regiment The Steelbacks 20 The Middlesex (Duke of Cambridge's Own) Regiment The Die-Hards 21 The Devonshire Regiment The Bloody Eleventh 22 The Gloucestershire Regiment The Slashers 23 The Royal Army Service Corps The Commos 24 The Buffs (East Kent) Regiment The Holland Regiment 25 The Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment) Elegant Extracts 26 11th (Prince Albert's Own) Hussars Light Brigade 27 13th Hussars Munden's Dragoons / The Geraniums 28 The 16th (Queen's) Lancers Scarlet Lancers 29 The 8th Dragoon Guards Carabiniers 30 Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders The Thin Red Line©2004 Jeff Allender. Comments, updates, & corrections are welcomed!