Grenadier Guards

The Grenadier Guards (GREN GDS) is an infantry regiment of the British Army. It is the most senior regiment of the Guards Division and, as such, is the most senior regiment of infantry. It is not, however, the most senior regiment of the Army, this position being attributed to The Life Guards.

Type: Foot Guards
Role: 1st Battalion Light Infantry
Part of: Guards
Nickname(s): The Bill Browns
Motto(s): “Honi soit qui mal y pense” (French) “Shame be to he who thinks evil”

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