Punjaub Cavalry 1893 of the British Army during the Raj. The respect and affection that the English had for the Sikhs is well recorded. There is no historical evidence of the English entering Sikh places of worship and desecrating them.
In 1914 the Indian Army was the largest volunteer army in the world. Four Indian divisions landed in France in 1914 and helped contain the G.
British Army considering creation of Sikh regiment