The following battle honours have been awarded to the regiment:
Defence of Canada 1812-1814
Albert (Beaumont-Hamel) 1916
Ypres 1917, 1918
France and Flanders 1916-18
Honours in italics are not displayed on the Regimental Colour
The Royal Newfoundland Regiment, in November 1917, was one of only three regiments to receive the designation 'Royal' during hostilities, and the only regiment in World War One.