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The South Andaman Volunteer Rifle Corps regiment was an infantry unit of the erstwhile British Indian Army
. The regiment was formed on 8th February 1884 by the British Empire in India
. The unit was a part of the British Colonial Auxiliary Forces. It served under the administration of the Madras command. The regiment of the British volunteer corps was also included as a part of the Madras Army
of Madras Presidency
The South Andaman Volunteer Rifle Corps was headquartered in Ross Island
, Port Blair (Andaman and Nicobar Islands
). The uniform of the troops included Khaki drill formal dress.
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