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story of the Wiltshire Regiment (Duke of Edinburgh"s)

Neville Cyril Evelyn Kenrick

story of the Wiltshire Regiment (Duke of Edinburgh"s)

the 62nd and 99th Foot (1756-1959), the Militia and the Territorials, the service battalions and all those others who have served or been affiliated with the Moonrakers

by Neville Cyril Evelyn Kenrick

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Published by Gale & Polden in Aldershot .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- Army. -- Wiltshire Regiment.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Colonel N.C.E. Kenrick ; with a foreword by the Colonel-in-Chief, H.R.H. The Duke of Edinburgh.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20512087M

    In January the Wiltshire at War website went live. Do visit the website and explore this growing archive of stories. A postcard of men of the 7th (Service) Battalion, Wiltshire Regiment, watching cricket at Sutton Veny Camp. With permission of the Trustees of the Rifles Wardrobe and Museum Trust.   Uniform. —Blue with Scarlet facings (from ). Plume, Red. Regimental Badge. —"The Royal Arms." Nicknames. —(1) The Oxford Blues, circa , from its Colonel's name, the Earl of Oxford, and in distinction to a blue habited Dutch Regiment commanded by the Earl of Portland; (2) The Blue Guards () during the Campaign in Flanders; and (3) The Blues—a present day sobriquet.

    The 1 st Bn Duke of Edinburgh's Royal Regiment (Berkshire & Wiltshire) existed as such from the 9th June when it amalgamated from the Royal Berkshire and Wiltshire Regiments up to when due to further cut backs in the British Army it was amalgamated once again, this time with the 1 st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment to form the Royal Gloucestershire, Berkshire and Wiltshire Regiment. (Wiltshire Regiment). Kitchener New Army Battalion, (K2). Formed in Devizes in September The Commonwealth War Graves Commission has recorded WW1 deaths for the 6th (Service) Battalion, The Duke of Edinburgh's, (Wiltshire Regiment). BROWN, Alfred George. Private,

    Books The Fifth Battalion, the Wiltshire Regiment in North-West Europe, June to May The history of the Second Battalion the Lincolnshire Regiment in north-west Europe: Hermanville-sur-Mer 6 June to Lengerich 8. The Museum of the Royal Gloucestershire, Berkshire and Wiltshire Regiment contains many thousands of photographs. Focusing on the period between the First World War and , the date of the regiment's amalgamation with the Royal Berkshire Regiment when they formed the Duke of Edinburgh's Royal Regiment (Berkshire and Wiltshire), this painstakingly researched book uses over .


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Story of the Wiltshire Regiment (Duke of Edinburgh"s) by Neville Cyril Evelyn Kenrick Download PDF EPUB FB2

Brilliantly written as appreciated by an ex Wiltshire Regiment Corporal - 55 Just the information and photos I wanted to see. I also purchased the earlier Regimental History by the same author and now feel that I am up to date with the best of the Regiment's honors.5/5(3). The Wiltshire Regiment [McIntyre, Martin] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Wiltshire Regiment Focusing on the period between the First World War andthe date of the regiment's amalgamation with the Royal Berkshire Regiment when they formed the Duke of Edinburgh's Royal Regiment Reviews: 1. Published books on the Regimental History of the Regiments by various authors covering either the whole history of a Battalion/Regiment or a specific period of time or war as well as some other regiments books.

The books appear by Antecedent Regiment order, that is all The Royal Berkshire Regiment, followed by the Wiltshire Regiment, then the DERR, the RGBW, the Rifles, 1 Wessex, the RRV and other regiments. The Wiltshire Regiment was a line infantry regiment of the British Army, formed in under the Childers Reforms by the amalgamation of the 62nd (Wiltshire) Regiment of Foot and the 99th Duke of Edinburgh's (Lanarkshire) Regiment of Foot.

The regiment was originally formed as the Duke of Edinburgh's (Wiltshire Regiment), taking the county affiliation from the 62nd Foot (which became the Branch: British Army. The Regiment was officially formed in when the 62nd and the 99th Regiments of Foot were amalgamated as part of the Childers reforms but the Regiment can trace its history back years prior to this date.

The 62nd was formed in when the 2nd Battalion of the 4th Regiment of Foot became independent. The Regiment was its first action as marines during the Seven Years War fighting at the Siege. The Story of The Wiltshire Regiment (Duke of Edinburgh's); the 62nd and 99th Foot (), the Militia and the Territorials, the Service Battalions and all those others who have served or been affiliated with The Moonrakers.

The regiment was formed in July ; the 1st Battalion from the old 62nd (Wiltshire) Regiment of Foot, and the 2nd Battalion from the old 99th (Duke of Edinburgh's) Regiment of Foot. There are o Wiltshire Regiment pension and service records (for this regiment - and its antecedents) in various War Office series held at the National.

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Their tour of service, saw this regiment (and this team!) move from Peshawar (NWFP) to Rawalpindi, Ambala and then Calcutta between and Books The story of the Wiltshire Regiment (Duke of Edinburgh's) the 62nd and 99th Foot, the militia and the territorials, the service battalions and all those others who have served or been affiliated with the moonrakers.

The story of the Wiltshire Regiment: (Duke of Edinburgh's) the 62nd and 99th foot,the militia and the territorials, the service battalions, and all those others who have served or been affiliated with the Moonrakers. About the Author Martin McIntyre is a volunteer at the Regimental Museum in Salisbury and a former member of the Duke of Edinburgh's Royal Regiment.

This is his second book with The History Press, following the successful history of the Royal Berkshire Regiment in.

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Wiltshire Regiment (d.5th May ) John James Baddley, son of John James and Mary Baddley, was born in Dun Laoghaire, Dublin, Ireland.

In he lived in Camborne, Cornwall, with his wife Mary Jane Baddley (later to be known as Blight), and he enlisted in Newquay. Before joining the Wiltshire Regiment he was a member of the Royal Field Artillery.

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