2. Dragonregiment

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The 2. Dragonregiment (English; 2. Dragoon regiment) was a Danish Army dragoon regiment.

History[edit]

The regiment was established in 1683 as Løvendahls Dragoneskadron and finally disbanded 20 June 1910 in Odense as 2. Dragonregiment. A part of Holstenske Lansenerregiment was amalgamated with the regiment on 1 July 1842.

Names of the regiment[edit]

  • 27 December 1683 - Løvendahls Dragoneskadron
  • 1684 - Løvendahls Dragonregiment
  • 1693 - Livregiment Dragoner
  • 1772 - Norske Livregiment Rytteri
  • 1785 - Livregiment Dragoner
  • 1791 - Livregiment lette Dragoner
  • 1842 - 2. Dragonregiment
  • 24 March 1848 - 1851 - closed
  • 1851 - Holstenske Dragonregiment
  • 1852 - 2. Dragonregiment
  • 24 March 1865 – 30 September 1867 - closed
  • 1867 – 20 June 1910 - 2. Dragonregiment