If you have a photograph of this war memorial, please send it to memorials@iwm.org.uk for inclusion on the Register. DE6117 ... 2014: copy photographs of the grave of John Faulks of the 17th Leicestershire Regiment . Antwerp Falls. They too had a gruelling period of service in India and Burma from 1874, and eventually returned home in 1890. 1915-16: order book of the 2nd Battalion . Slender yet name-rich volume written primarily for the benefit of those who served. Private 16160, 8th Battalion … 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). The 2nd Battalion of the Leicestershire Regiment was raised in 1858. 1651) - title page. 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 Details of WO 95/3945/2; Reference: WO 95/3945/2 Description: 2 Battalion Leicestershire Regiment. The Royal Leicestershire Regiment including deployments: 1st Battalion, 2nd Battalion Regiments.org, an archived site; The Royal Anglian Regiment … For the rest of the podcast Nigel takes us through the history of the 2nd Battalion Leicestershire Regiment from overseas service in 1906 and their regimental sporting and soldiering successes there to arriving in Marseilles in 1914. 1st/5th Battalion … 17 November 1915 : transferred to 71st Brigade in same Division. 9 October 1914. British soldiers of the 2nd Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment man a Bren gun in defences around Tobruk, Libya. 2nd Battalion The Leicestershire Regiment, as Chindits, during Operations against the Japanese at Indaw Lake, Burma, 1944 Terence Tenison Cuneo (1907–1996) New Walk Museum & Art Gallery, The Royal Leicestershire Regiment Museum Killed in action Wednesday 2nd January 1918. Part of Lincoln and Leicester Brigade, North Midland Division. D. 14. Pte 9345 Walter Pallet 1st battalion Leicestershire Regiment, Walter had been born in Sutton Cheney Leicestershire in 1895 and enlisted into the Regiment in 1912, he. Born Wymondham, enlisted Melton Mowbray, resident Oakham. Stone Inscription :- "He Lived God's PurposeTo Maintain And Passed To Live More Worthily Again". His interest in the 2nd Leicesters developed as a result of having the record office and members of the Leicestershire & Rutland the WFA branch on hand. The author has undertaken extensive archival research and made use of previously unpublished primary … Emphasis 77th Indian Infantry Brigade. Welcome to the Champion Family! Dec 45: India: Garrison Barracks, Bombay.. 28 Nov 46: Renamed 2nd Battalion, The Royal Leicestershire Regiment..... 2nd Battalion, The Royal Leicestershire Regiment.... 1946.11.26: India: Garrison Barracks, Bombay .. Apr 47: India: Jalahalli, Bangalore. 2nd Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment: 17 and 71 Columns 51/69 Field Regiment Royal Artillery: 51 and 69 Columns (infantry columns made up of R.A. personnel) 45th Reconnaissance Regiment: 45 and 54 Columns (infantry columns made up recce units) 2nd Field Company Royal Engineers & Medical Detachment: support . Son of Frederick Warwick Waite & Jane Waite (nee Simpson) of "The Spinneys", Manor Road, Oadby, Leicester, UK. eBay Marketplaces GmbH (of Helvetiastraße15-17, 3005, Bern, Switzerland) is authorised by the FCA to conduct credit broking for a restricted range of finance providers. Monday 07-06-1915. Age 20. Imperial War Museum image Q7104 . Packhorse Farm Shrine Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. WILLETT: Gerald Percy . 5th Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment, & 12th Squadron, Royal Flying Corps. Swinton MC. Here are some sample regimental numbers and joining dates for the the 4th Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment. 1773 joined on the 14th April 1913 . At present no image of this war memorial is available for online display. Son of Jabez Emmerson of White House, Bagworth, Leicester, UK. 2nd Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment served with 16th Brigade during the Second World war and saw action in North Africa, Crete and Burma. Warlincourt Halte British Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France. Condition is "Used". 24 November 1914. 10th Apr 1941 Reliefs 1st Jan 1944 On the Move 2nd Jan 1944 Excerise 3rd Jan 1944 On the Move 4th Jan 1944 Excerise 5th Jan 1944 On the Move 6th Jan 1944 On the March 7th Jan 1944 Patrols 8th Jan 1944 On the March 9th Jan 1944 Excerise The 1st Battalion of the Leicestershire Regiment in Action. Lieutenant John Cridlan Barrett, VC, 1/5th Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment during the Attack on Machine Guns in Forgan's Trench, 24 September 1918 Newarke Houses Museum. First battle of Ypres. 1st Volunteer Battalion Leicestershire Regiment Cap Badge ,Wm,original condition. Welcome to the 2nd Battalion, 13th Infantry Regiment! Husband of Maggie Emmerson of Shenton, Nuneaton, UK. The 2nd Battalion East Surrey Regiment When war was declared in 1939, the Surreys were on protection duties in Shanghai. Grave IV. 1st/4th Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment. In 1881 the 17th Regiment of Foot became The Leicestershire Regiment. Numbers issued from about 1912 appear with the 4/ prefix: 507 joined on the 17th June 1908 . The 17th Regiment of Foot (Leicestershire Regiment): Their deployment – 1798-1914 by David Stevens from Militarybadges.org.uk, now an archived website. 2nd Battalion The Royal Anglian Regiment Who we are The Second Battalion The Royal Anglian Regiment ‘The Poachers’ is a Light Mechanised Infantry Battalion who recruit from across the East of England (Lincolnshire, Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and Rutland). 2nd Battalion Royal Leicestershire Regiment: Columns 51, 69: 51/69 Field Regiments, Royal Artillery (fighting as infantry) Columns 45, 54: 45th Reconnaissance Regiment (fighting as infantry) Support: 2nd Field Company Royal Engineers : Medical Detachment : 23rd Indian Infantry Brigade : Commander: Brigadier Lance E.C.M. Visit of HRH The … The 2nd Battalion The Royal Anglian Regiment is an infantry battalion of the British Army.The battalion is one of the three battalions of The Royal Anglian Regiment.The battalion originates from the 2nd East Anglian Regiment and was later reduced to a battalion and moved under the R ANGLIANs just a few years after their formation. In August 1940 all British troops were recalled from China and the Battalion was sent to Singapore for combat training headed by Lieutenant Colonel G.E. The image will be credited to yourself and free for reuse for non-commercial purposes by others under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. My new book With Distinction and Valour: The actions of the 2nd Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 1914-1918 details the military operations on the Western Front, Mesopotamia and also Palestine. Brigadier Mike Calvert: 25 HQ … 9 November 1914. Brother of Gerald Percy listed below. The 2nd Battalion The Mercian Regiment also known as (2 MERCIAN) is an infantry battalion of the British Army.The battalion is one of the newer battalions of the British Army being only formed in 2007.. History [edit | edit source]. Battalions of the Regular Army. Welcome to WW1TIGERS. OCTOBER 1914 5 November 1914. 2nd Battalion Leicestershire Regiment Returns From India. 1/5th Battalion August 1914 : in Loughborough. Son of William and Hannah Willett, of Wymondham, Oakham, Rutland. 2nd Battalion The Leicestershire Regiment, as Chindits, during Operations against the Japanese at Indaw Lake, Burma, 1944 New Walk Museum & Art Gallery, The Royal Leicestershire Regiment Museum. The Royal Leicestershire Regiment (Territorial) ceased to exist in 1971. 826 joined on the 28th April 1909 . 2nd. 10th of November 1941. 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