- Lt Col Manjit Singh Sawhney of 18 Cavalry was the first Commandant while Ris Maj Bhanwar Khan of 92 Indep Recce Sqn was the first Risaldar Major.
- There were further incidents in Jalna where 3 Sikh, a company of 2 Jodhpur infantry and some tanks from 18 Cavalry faced stubborn resistance from Hyderabadi forces.
- Polish forces in the area under general StanisBaw Szeptycki numbered 11, 000; Rydz-Zmigly had 8 infantry battalions, 18 cavalry squadrons and 18 guns in Vilnius itself.
- German analysts rejected the French concept of mixed horse-and-motor troops as unworkable . and Heinz Guderian succeeded in forging a compact but effective panzer force that coexisted with masses of traditional foot infantry and horse-drawn artillery throughout World War II . Willis Crittenberger observed that " the French are limited to the armored division, while the Germans have created an armored branch . " By 1939 the Wehrmacht disbanded their 18 cavalry regiments, leaving a single active cavalry brigade; the cavalrymen with their war horses were integrated into infantry divisions.