Volunteer Forces

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  • Volunteer Decoration — The Volunteer Officers Decoration was created by Royal Warrant under command of Queen Victoria on 25th July 1892 [ [http://www.gazettes.co.uk/ViewPDF.aspx?pdf=26311 geotype=London gpn=4303 Volunteer Officers Decoration Warrant London Gazette 29th …   Wikipedia

  • Volunteer Force (Great Britain) — The Volunteer Force was a citizen army of part time rifle, artillery and engineer corps, created as a popular movement in 1859. Originally highly autonomous, the units of volunteers became increasingly integrated with the British Army, before… …   Wikipedia

  • Volunteer (Irish republican) — For other uses, see Volunteer (disambiguation). Volunteer, often abbreviated Vol., is a term used by a number of Irish republican paramilitary organisations to describe their members. Among these have been the various forms of the Irish… …   Wikipedia

  • Volunteer Army — For the British Volunteer Army, see Volunteer Army (British). For voluntary military service, see volunteer military.The Volunteer Army ( Добровольческая армия in Russian, or Dobrovolcheskaya armiya) was an anti Bolshevik army in South Russia… …   Wikipedia

  • volunteer — I UK [ˌvɒlənˈtɪə(r)] / US [ˌvɑlənˈtɪr] noun [countable] Word forms volunteer : singular volunteer plural volunteers ** 1) someone who is not paid for the work that they do The organization is appealing for volunteers. a volunteer worker a small… …   English dictionary

  • Forces armées révolutionnaires (Argentine) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Forces Armées Révolutionnaires. Les Forces armées révolutionnaires (FAR, Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias) étaient un groupe péroniste de gauche qui s est engagé dans la lutte armée contre la dictature militaire… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Volunteer Reserve Forces — the ˌVolunteer Reˈserve Forces 7 [Volunteer Reserve Forces] noun plural the parts of the British armed forces for people who are ↑volunteers and train in their free time so they can be used in a national emergency …   Useful english dictionary

  • Volunteer Reserves Service Medal — The Volunteer Reserves Service Medal (VRSM) is a medal awarded to all members of the reserves of all of the branches of the British Armed Forces the Royal Naval Reserve, the Royal Marines Reserve, the Territorial Army and the Royal Auxiliary Air… …   Wikipedia

  • Volunteer fire department — See also the Firefighter article and its respective sections regarding VFDs in other countries. A volunteer fire department (VFD) is an organization of firefighters who have joined forces to perform fire suppression and other related emergency… …   Wikipedia

  • Volunteer Fighting Corps — nihongo|Volunteer Fighting Corps|国民義勇隊|Kokumin Giyūtai were armed civil defense units created in 1945 in the Empire of Japan as a last desperate measure to defend the Japanese home islands against the projected Allied invasion during Operation… …   Wikipedia

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