The Regiment parades as Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Andrew Duke of York attend the amalgamation parade of The Queen's Royal Lancers and 9th/12th lancers (Prince of Wales's) at Richmond Castle on May 2, 2015 in Richmond, England. The Queen took the Royal Salute in the historic castle grounds before inspecting and addressing the parade of the newly formed The Royal Lancers before the Regiment marched past the saluting dias.
Lincoln’s Highlanders-Scots in the Civil War 16 June 1862, the Charleston Mercury reported, ‘It was left to the brave 79th Highlanders, to test the virtue of unadulterated cold steel on our Southern nerves. Thank God, Lincoln had only one 79th regiment.’ In fact, the Union Army possessed several predominantly Scottish regiments. Approximately 600,000 Scots migrated to the United States between 1851 and 1861, bringing with them a rich military tradition. Militia companies of S
16th / 5th Queen's Royal Lancers in Ferret scout cars operating with the United Nations in Cyprus, 1986: amalgamated with 17th/21st Lancers after the Cold War, they are now part of the Queen's Royal Lancers.