3rd battalion leicestershire regiment

The 3rd Battalion wears the black and primrose lanyard of the former Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment. 12th Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment. Landed in France 30 July 1918. 20th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. L-Z. 1st Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. Please see our other items for more original WW1, WW2 & post war British military cap badges for sale including other Leicestershire Regiment cap badges. 1st Battalion A training unit, it remained in UK throughout the war. On 1 September 1916, 4th absorbed 5th. L-Z. 6th Battalion, Queen's Own, (Royal West Kent Regiment). 7th Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment. The 110th (Leicestershire) Infantry Brigade of the 37th Division was composed of the 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th Service Battalions of the Regiment and they, too, did credit to the name they bore. No personal details are collected. 8th Battalion, Black Watch, (Royal Highlanders). 3rd Battalion, Oxford & Buckinham Light Infantry. 22nd Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. Send via Email. 11th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment. In the Spring of 1902 the 3rd Battalion … L-Z. 5th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. 21st Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. 12th (Reserve) Battalion This is an original Leicestershire Regiment Cap Badge for sale. 16th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. Moved to 28th Indian Brigade in Egypt, 7 November 1915. Moved to Newcastle area in July 1916. A-K. 1st Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment, L-Z. 20 February 1918 : disbanded in France. William John Nixon 1st Btn. 11th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. April 1915 : transferred to 110th Brigade, 37th Division and record thereafter same as 6th Bn. 11th (Service) Battalion (Midland Pioneers) 7th Battalion, North Staffordshire Regiment. 7th Battalion, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. The heritage of Leicestershire’s County Regiment is currently carried forward by B (Leicestershire) Company 2nd Battalion The Royal Anglian Regiment and by 2 (Leicestershire and Lincolnshire) Company 3rd Battalion The Royal Anglian Regiment (Army Reserve). 2nd Battalion 12th (Yeomanry) Battalion, Norfolk Regiment. 2nd Battalion, Oxford & Buckingham Light Infantry. 11th Battalion, The Queen's, (Royal West Surrey regiment). 6th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). Today’s professional rugby football team in the city of Leicester is known as the Tigers. T-V. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 2nd Battalion, The Leicestershire Regiment Leicestershire Regiment during WW1. 8th battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 5th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. A-K. 1st/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment L-Z. 11th Battalion, Queen's Own, (Royal West Kent Regiment). 6th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). 2nd Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. Record same as 2/4th Bn. 3rd Battalion, The Queen's, (Royal West surrey Regiment). 6th/7th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. I-M. 1st Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment. The 3rd battalion Royal Anglian Regiment "The Steelbacks" is the Territorial Army unit of the Royal Anglian Regiment and is made up of volunteers who train in their spare time as soldiers. Formed at Loughborough in September 1914 as a second line unit. Buttons: All ranks wear the Royal Leicestershire Regiment buttons, a tiger surrounded by an unbroken laurel wreath. 9th Battalion, King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. 4th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. 12th Battalion, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. 10th Battalion, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. 5th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. 4th Reserve Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Landed at Le Havre 28 February 1915. 2nd Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (W.R.R. 17th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Later moved to Catterick and on to North Coates and Louth. 7th Battalion, The Queen's, (Royal West Surrey Regiment). 20th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). 2nd Battalion, The Queen's, (Royal West Surrey Regiment). 7th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. 9th Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment was raised at Leicester in September 1914 as part of Kitchener's Third New Army and joined 23rd Division as Divisional Troops. 2/5th Battalion 1st Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. 9th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's, (W.R.R.). 2nd Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. 2nd Battalion, King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. in memory of the officers and soldiers / of 1st batt-17th of the (leicestershire) regiment / of foot who lost their lives in / the afghanistan campaign 1878 - 1879. October 1916 : landed in France, moved to Third Army. 1st Battalion, Royal Marine Light Infantry. Moved on 19 August 1914 to Cambridge and landed at St Nazaire on 10 September 1914. Search this site. Early December 1915 moved to Basra in Mesopotamia, rejoining 7th (Meerut) Division. 19th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). 53rd (Young Soldier) Battalion British soldiers of the 2nd Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment man a Bren gun in defences around Tobruk, Libya. 9th (Service) Battalion These cookies will be stored in your browser only with your consent. 4th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters,(N&D Reg). H-L. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 7th (Service) Battalion 4th Battalions, King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. 10th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. But opting out of some of these cookies may have an effect on your browsing experience. 14th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. April 1915 : transferred to 110th Brigade, 37th Division. 29 June 1918 : transferred to 25th Division and returned to England. 2nd Battalion, Honourable Artillery Company. 9th Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment. 10th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment). 21st Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. 10th Battalion, King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. 9th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles. 8th Battalion, British West Indies Regiment. This figure includes the records for the 1st/4th, 2nd/4th & 3rd/4th Battalions. 2nd Battalion, The Buffs, (East Kent Regiment). 4th Battalion, British West Indies Regiment. 4th Battalion, Royal Marine Light Infantry. The 2nd Battalion wear black to commemorate the Northamptonshire Regiment. Out of these cookies, the cookies that are categorized as necessary are stored on your browser as they are essential for the working of basic functionalities of the website. 22nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. 1 April 1978: Battalion reorganised to become a BAOR battalion. 3rd Battalion, ‘The Steelbacks’ The 3rd Battalion The Royal Anglian Regiment ‘The Steelbacks’ is an Army Reserve Light Infantry Battalion made up of terrific Soldiers and Civilians. 10th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 9th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). A training unit based at Ipswich, it was part of 216th Brigade in 72nd Division. 3rd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. 9th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 6th Battalion, Oxford & Buckingham Light Infantry. 1/5th Battalion E-G. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Moved in January 1915 to Luton and by July 1915 was at St Albans. 4th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. 10th (Kent Yeomanry) Battalion, The Buffs, (East Kent Regiment). Leicestershire Regiment 1914-1918. 2nd Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment. A-K. 6th Battalion,Bedfordshire Regiment, L-Z. A-E. 8th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 3rd/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 1st Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. 10th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. This includes cookies that track any click through to affiliate links and advertisers that appear on this site. 2nd Battalion, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. 4th Battalion, The Quuen's, (Royal West Surrey Regiment). In early 1917 Frederick completed a 20-week Officers Training course at No. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission has 96 recorded WW1 deaths for the 3rd (Reserve) Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment. 1st Battalion, King's Shropshire Light Infantry. 2nd Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). Royal Leicestershire Regiment 3. The regimental depot was at Glen Parva Barracks, and the regiment consisted of: The 1st and 2nd Battalions (formerly the 1st and 2nd battalions of the 17th Foot) 3rd (Militia) Battalion (formerly the Leicestershire Militia) 96th Manchester Regiment 3rd Royal Veteran Battalion 1812. 7 July 1918 : cadre transferred to 14th West Riding Regiment. 10th Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment. Formed at Leicester and Loughborough respectively in early 1915. 13th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. After a brief period of service as marines, the Regiment joined the British Expeditionary Force which was sent to France in 1694. H-P. 10th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment, Q-Z. 5th Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment. 14th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. At some point thereafter it moved to “F” Lines, Hipswell Camp, Catterick and may later have been at Clipstone Camp. L-Z. 12th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Until the 1st April 1908, the 5th Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment had, like the 4th Battalion, been the 1st Volunteer Battalion, originally raised in 1859.The 5th Battalion was headquartered at Loughborough and its eight companies drew men from the following areas: 7th Battalion, King's Own, (Royal Lancaster Regiment). 1st Battalion, North Staffordshire Regiment. Pte. Early December 1915 move… Regular Army Reserve Battalion. The regimental depot was at Glen Parva Barracks, and the regiment consisted of: The 1st and 2nd Battalions (formerly the 1st and 2nd battalions of the 17th Foot) 3rd (Militia) Battalion (formerly the Leicestershire Militia) 1st Leicestershire Rifle Volunteer Corps, redesignated as the 1st Volunteer Battalion in 1883. Before that it had been 10th Battalion of the Training Reserve and up to September 1916 had been the 15th (Reserve) Battalion of the Yorkshire Regiment. 1 September 1916 : converted into 83rd Training Reserve Battalion of 19th Reserve Brigade. 8th Battalion, The Queen's, (Royal West Surrey Regiment). 3rd Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment. 2nd Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. August 1915 : formation became the 177th Brigade, 59th (2nd North Midland) Division. LEICESTER'S CASUALTIES NORMANDY - 23RD AUGUST 1944. 2nd/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Landed at Le Havre 3 March 1915. Battalions of the Regular Army. After the Glorious Revolution, when Prince William of Orange deposed the unpopular James II to become King William III, the Regiment pledged allegiance to the new monarch and went on to serve during the War of the Spanish Succession in 1701. 8th Battalion, The Buffs, (East Kent Regiment). In 1782 it gained the county title of Leicestershire. A-K. 4th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. 4th Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry. The 1st and 3rd battalions fought in the Second Boer War 1899 - 1902. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission has 883 recorded WW1 deaths for the 4th Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment. Formed at Leicester in September 1914 as part of K3 and attached as Army Troops to 23rd Division. This photograph shows men of the 17th (Leicestershire) Regiment, with Generals Tytler and Browne, as well as soldiers of the 45th Sikhs and 4th Gurkhas, at Safed Sung, Afghanistan in May 1879. Part of 16th Brigade, 6th Division. 3rd Battalion, British West Indies Regiment. 1 September 1916 : converted into 5th Training Reserve Battalion of 1st Reserve Brigade. N-R. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 10th Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment. 9th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. They proceeded to France, landing at Rouen on the 16th of August 1914. 12th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). 1st/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 18th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. 6th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 3ed (Reserve) Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. 18th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). 8th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). S-V. 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Formed at Leicester in September 1914 as part of K2 and attached as Army Troops to 15th (Scottish) Division. Soon moved to Luton and by November 1914 was at Bishop’s Stortford. April 1915 : transferred to 110th Brigade, 37th Division. / (NAMES) / This tablet is erected by / The officers and soldiers / Of the Battalion. The Long, Long Trail website uses cookies only to make sure the site works and to improve your experience as a user. I-M. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 5th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. A-B.. 7th Battalion, Linconshire Regiment. 3rd Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). Machine Gun Battalion, Royal Naval Division. Regiments of foot were no longer to have numbers, but were to bear a territorial title. 16th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). In 1688 Colonel Solomon Richards raised a regiment which in 1751 formally became the 17th Regiment of Foot reflecting its seniority within the infantry. The Regiment was first formed in 1688 by Colonel Solomon Richards during the last days of King James II’s reign. 3 February 1918 : disbanded in France. April 1916: moved to Ireland. 7th Battalion, The Buffs, (East Kent Regiment). A-K. Hawke Battalion, Royal Naval Division. The Leicestershire Regiment memorial, also known as the Tigers Wood Stone of Remembrance, at Bagworth near Coalville. A-C. 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment, D-H. 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. S-V. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. North Staffordshire Regiment. 6th Battalion,King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. This is the third of three articles on Frederick Charles Rodgman.Prior to the First World War he served in the Canadian militia with the 10th Regiment “Royal Grenadiers” before enlisting with the 3rd Battalion (Toronto Regiment) CEF in September 1914. 17 November 1915 : transferred to 71st Brigade in same Division. 11th Battalion, King's Own, (Royal Lancaster Regiment). A-G. 10h Battalion, Lincolnshire Regient. You signify acceptance of our use of cookies when you click the Accept button or by your continued use of the site. Men of the 4th Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment (46th Division) firing at German snipers and machine gunners on the edge of the Bois de Riquerval near Bohain, 10 October 1918. It was established on 1 April 2006, it was formed from five of the six companies of the East of England Regiment with A, B, C, E and HQ companies (all Royal Anglian cap badge) going to 3 Royal Anglian and … 12 May 1915 : formation became the 138th Brigade, 46th (North Midland) Division. 3rd Battalion, King's Own, (Royal Lancaster Regiment). 3rd (Reserve) Battalion August 1914 : in Leicester. L-Z. Apologies for the delay in responding, but due to pressures I have fallen behind in my browsing of the forum pages, in reply to your request I am attaching the entries from the War Diary of the 8th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment for the beginning of October 1917, hope that helps, regards. Soldiers Died in the Great War,1914-19: The Leicestershire Regiment: LEICESTERSHIRE REGIMENT: Battalion Unknown Anderson N M Lt : Short Record Of Service Barrington-Brown H Captain DSO : Photo Denny W A Pte : Short Record Of Service Dods W H G Lt : Photo Douglas G H Pte : Short Record Of Service Hinch F Pte : Short Record Of Service Locke A H Pte : Newspaper Photo 1st Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. 17 November 1915 : transferred to 71st Brigade in same Division. L-Z. W-Z. 4th Battalion, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. 52nd (Graduated) Battalion 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 7th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. 10th (Reserve) Battalion 12th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. Soon moved to Luton and by November 1914 was at Bishop’s Stortford. 4th Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment. The 3rd Battalion The Royal Anglian Regiment ‘The Steelbacks’ is an Army Reserve Light Infantry Battalion made up of terrific Officers, Soldiers and civilians. 1st Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. You also have the option to opt-out of these cookies. 6th Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. Michael. 28 June 1918 : reduced to cadre strength, surplus men going to 7th Bn. 8th (Reserve) Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. 8th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. ), 7th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (W.R.R. Prince Andrew Cyprus Regiment Hergé et Tintin – Le Cyber-Catalogue Complet [Web listings in French and English] Intelligence Corps Princess Marina index The Glorious Revolution 1688 Land Forces of Britain, the Empire and Commonwealth(T. F. Mills) Special Air Service Regiment (T. F. Mills, UK) Regiments.org. 2nd Battalion, British West Indies Regiment. FRONT LINE. 5th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 13th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. W-Z. This site provides an online presence for all matters of interest connected with the Regiment, which was founded in 1688 and served with distinction around the world until being merged into The Royal Anglian Regiment in 1964. 7th Battalion, British West Indies Regiment. B891 Herbert William Marple, 235243, South Staffordshire Regiment and Leicestershire Regiment. 6th Battalion, King's Shropshire Light Infantry. 10th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (W.R.R.). Record same as 6th Bn. Landed at Suez on 22 January 1918 and took part in Palestine campaign. Formed at Leicester in March 1916 as a reserve battalion. He joined the Leicestershire Regiment on 15th July 1939 at Loughborough (Headquarters Company). Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment). The Leicestershire Regiment was accordingly formed on 1 July 1881. L-S. 8th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.T-Z. 7th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). The Leicestershire Regiment (Royal Leicestershire Regiment after 1946) was a line infantry regiment of the British Army, with a history going back to 1688. 8 May 1918 : reduced to cadre strength and returned to England with 16th Division. Royal Leicestershire Regiment 3. 2nd Battalion 04.08.1914 Stationed at Ranikhet, India as part of the Garhwal Brigade of the Meerut Division. He joined up in 1905 and served in India and then France with the 1st Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment. 17 November 1915 : transferred to 71st Brigade in same Division. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 26th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. 4th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. January 1917 : returned to England and moved to Fovant. 13th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). Record same as 1/4th Bn. The regiment had already taken part in the First Afghan War in 1839 and … 6th Battalion. The 2nd Battalion was stationed as a garrison regiment at Gibraltar from early 1900. A-C. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.D-H. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. A-K. 2nd Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Search this site. 28th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. 2/4th Battalion 15th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. It is mandatory to procure user consent prior to running these cookies on your website. Moved on 19 August 1914 to Cambridge and landed at St Nazaire on 10 September 1914. 1st/5th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. C-D. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 8th (Service) Battalion 1st Battalion August 1914 : in Fermoy, Ireland. The regiment was granted the “Royal” title in 1946. Review of “With valour and distinction” – a history of 2nd Battalion, Jonathan Capewell’s regimental website WW1tigers.com, Copyright 2021 | Chris Baker | Leamington Spa UK. 3/4th and 3/5th Battalions 5th Battalion, cameronians (Scottish Rifles. 5th Battalion, The Kings, (Livrpool Regiment). 1st Battalion, Honourable Artillery Company. ), 8th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (W.R.R.). March 1916 : landed in France. 8th Battalion, North Staffordshire Regiment. 19th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. 6th Infantry Labour Company., Devonshire Regiment. 1st Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment: Columns 65, 84: 2nd Battalion York and Lancaster Regiment : Columns 47, 74: 7th Battalion Royal Leicestershire Regiment: Support: 54th Field Company Royal Engineers : Medical Detachment : 16th British Infantry Brigade: Commander: Brigadier B.E. The 3rd (Volunteer) Battalion, The Worcestershire and Sherwood Foresters Regiment (29th/45th Foot) was a part-time infantry battalion of the British Army, part of the Territorial Army. Review of new guide to Arras battlefields, Review of “Thousands of heroes have arisen”, Evacuation of casualties from the Somme 1916. ), 5th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (W.R.R. These cookies do not store any personal information. 4th Battalion, King's Own, (Royal Lancaster Regiment). 10th Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. 19th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). L-Z. Record same as 8th Bn. 1 April 1916 : came under orders of 6th Division as a Pioneer Battalion. 9th Battalion, British West Indies Regiment. 6th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. campaign in N.W. The 8th battalion The Leicestershire Regiment, formed from the 50th holding battalion at Burbage, Hinckley during 1940, made up mainly of war time conscripts, was posted to Norfolk in the early days of World War Two. 1st (Garrison) Battalion, Hampshire Regiment. LEICESTER'S CASUALTIES NORMANDY - 23RD AUGUST 1944. 2nd Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. The Royal Leicestershire Regiment (Territorial) ceased to exist in 1971. 26 June 1918 : came under orders of 47th Brigade, 16th Division which was reforming at Aldershot. 6th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 25th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Part of 16th Brigade, 6th Division. The 1966 victory was the first time since 1924 that the race had been won by an infantry battalion. 10th Battalion, British West Indies Regiment. 7th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. 17th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. In 1825 the regiment, which at the time was known as the 17th Foot, was given the honour of wearing the insignia of a tiger superimposed with the word “Hindoostan”, in recognition of its long stint in India between 1804 and1823. Battalions of the Territorial Force 1/4th Battalion August 1914 : in Leicester. Hawke Battalion, Royal naval Division. August 1914 : in Loughborough. 8th Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. 15th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 13th (Labour) Battalion Create your own unique website with customizable templates. Courtesy of Adrian Marple. 12th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. 23rd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. 2nd Batallion 6th Royal Warwickshire Regiment 7th Royal Fuzileers 15th Yorkshire Regiment 18th Royal Irish ... 2nd Battalions 17th Regiment of Foot Royal Leicestershire 43rd Monmouthshire 12th Brigade Artillery, 7th Battery 1 April 1870. 20 June 1918 : absorbed by 14th Bn. Moved within a few days of declaration of war to Portsmouth but by May 1915 was at Patrington near Hull, for duty with the Humber Garrison. ), 6th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (W.R.R. 7th Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. The “Leicestershire” subtitle was removed on 1 July 1968 and the battalion was disbanded in 1975. 1st Battalion, The Queen's, (Royal West Surrey Regiment). 8th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. 1st/5th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Before that it had been 13th (Reserve) Battalion of the Sherwood Foresters. Our Headquarters is in the heart of Suffolk in Bury St Edmunds, we have sub units located throughout East … 5th Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service. Became part of 2nd Lincoln and Leicester Brigade, 2nd North Midland Division. Battalions fought in the same Division and location Regiment were based in Tidworth 7th... 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