A training unit, it remained in UK throughout the war. ), 5th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (W.R.R. 3rd/5th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 182nd Brigade / 61st (South Midland) Division. 10th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. Perhaps as a direct result of losing his half-brother, my grandfather became a conscientious objector in WW2. Royal Warwickshire Regiment. 10th Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. A-K. 1st Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment, L-Z. (d.3rd July 1916), Williams Bertram Thomas. Thomas and Mary married in the summer of 1887 and they had six sons, all born in Oxford: The family lived at 164 Marlborough Road and in 1901 the boys' widowed grandmother, Emily Ash, was also living with them. Unit of Britain's Territorial Army (TA) from 1908 until 1961. (d.10th October 1917), Cleversley William George. 118 pp. (d.23rd Mar 1918), Spiers Emannuel. 1st Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. 2/5th Battalion (d.8th August 1916), Steadman Alfred James. Joined 22nd Brigade, 7th Division. 17th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. However, she came originally from Cassington and in 1901 had been living with her widowed mother (who was working as a charwoman) in a house on the estate of The Court at Cassington, together with her two brothers William and Herbert. Condition: Used : Price: £44.00. ; Please sign and date your posts by typing four tildes ( ~~~~). 2nd/1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Yeomanry. Hale to Joseph Hancocks (William's father) reads: I am writing to tell you about your son Lance Corporal Hancocks. vintage original cap badge - royal warwickshire regiment. Pte. H-L. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 1st Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. 7th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. A-K. 4th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. (d.12th August 1917), Morley David. 1st/5th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. I hope someone will be able to point me in the right direction. D Coy. 1st Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 19th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. 10th Battalion, Queen's Own, (Royal West Kent Regiment). Lister Walter Kaye 2nd/6th Btn. Pte. 19th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). 5th Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment. 3rd/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Hello everyone, I am trying to find extracts from The History of The 1/6th Battalion, The Royal Warwickshire Regiment between the dates of 1st July 1916 to May 1917. This is not a forum for general discussion of the article's subject. In 1968, it was absorbed, with the other Fusilier regiments, into the four-battalion Royal Regiment of Fusiliers. 5th Battalion, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. (d.25th April 1915). 1/6th Btn. ), 8th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (W.R.R.). This figure includes the records for the 1st/6th, 2nd/6th & 3rd/6th Battalions. 2nd Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 6th Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. 2/5th Battalion. Landed in France on 22 August 1914. 2nd/5th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Pte Walter Hunt was one of the 171 wounded in that attack. 14th (1st Birmingham) Btn. Moved to Portsmouth … Contest, fighting against the elite SS Panzer Grenadiers. He was 25 years old. A-K. 2nd Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Birmingham: Cornish Bros. Ltd., 1929. Royal Warwickshire Regiment, Lt. D. G. H. Truman 2/5th Btn. It seems that Emily never remarried nor had any children; she died in the Witney area in 1942 aged 54. In front of long lines of houses in the streets through which the mournful cortege passed, blinds were lowered. This would have been 1914, the year Lister enlisted. They captured the village of St. These were the 7th of Foot, the Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment), the Royal Northumberland Fusiliers (5th of Foot), and the Lancashire Fusiliers (XXth of Foot). 6th Battalion, The Queen's, (Royal West Surrey Regiment(. 10th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Volunteer unit of Britain's Territorial Army (TA) recruited from East London. 9th Btn. 10th Battalion, Royal Warickshire Regiment. A-K. 6th Battalion,Bedfordshire Regiment, L-Z. Mesopotamia, Iraq and North Persia: WO 95/4965-5288 3. ", CSM. In North West Europe ‘The Warwicks’, as the members of the RWR were known, played significant roles in North West Europe. The battalion was formed 1st Battalion, Black Watch, (royal Highlanders). 10th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. Cpl. 9th Battalion, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. Wikipedia. 7th Battalion, The Buffs, (East Kent Regiment). 1st Btn. The Royal Warwickshire Regiment, previously titled the 6th Regiment of Foot, was a line infantry regiment of the British Army in continuous existence for 283 years. The Royal Warwickshire Regiment (6th) An antelope with a coronet round its neck and a rope attached thereto which is draped towards the front, then over its back, falling to the near side. 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. (d.25th Jan 1917), Dean John. 16th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. They served with the Warwickshire Brigade, South Midland Division. Catalogue number LBY 13033 Royal Warwickshire Regiment Veteran's Lapel Badge. Born 1895. The Regiment took part in the 7th and 8th Kaffir Wars in South Africa and received the Battle Honour South Africa 1846-7, 1851-2-3. 3rd Division had been assigned the landing beach codenamed 'Sword'. 2nd Battalion, British West Indies Regiment. 6th Battalion, Queen's Own, (Royal West Kent Regiment). 17th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. In 1963 the Regiment became the Royal Warwickshire Fusiliers and then on the 23rd April 1968 (St George’s Day) it amalgamated with the three other English Fusilier Regiments to become the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers. 3rd Battalion, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. 1st Battalion, The Buffs, (East Kent Regiment). 10th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). CQMS. He never truly recovered, but at least did marry and have a son. 6th Battalion, British West Indies Regiment. 2nd Battalion, The Queen's, (Royal West Surrey Regiment). W-Z. 6th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 10th Battalion (d.13th May 1917), Lilley Frederick. (d.30th December 1917), Bracken Hugh Alexander. Buried in Basra War Cemetery, Basra, Iraq. Service on the North … We parade as a Regular Infantry section from the 1st Battalion the Royal Warwickshire Regiment. By 1911 John was employed by a bookseller as shop assistant, William was a dairyman, Francis was a wood turner, James was also a dairyman, and Percy was a porter at a boot shop. ISBN 1 874622 45 0). 7th Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment. Share. (3rd Birmingham) (d.10th Oct 1917), Tayles Charles Frederick. Part of 10th Brigade, 4th Division. - Royal Warwickshire Regiment during the Great War -. 7th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Pte. 21st Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. 7th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). Anon - History of the 2/6th Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (Cornish Brothers, Birmingham, 1929). (d.29th Oct 1914), Moseley Charles Frances. Arthur was only 14 and still at school. 1/6th Battalion. The Royal Warwickshire Fusiliers, previously titled the 6th Regiment of Foot and The Royal Warwickshire Regiment, was an infantry regiment of the British Army.In 1968, it was absorbed, with the other Fusilier regiments, into the four-battalion Royal Regiment of Fusiliers. L-S. 8th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.T-Z. 2nd Battalion (d.25th Sept 1915), Bayliss Harry. Private 10th Btn. History of the 1/6th Battalion The Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Sgt. Born Studley, enlisted Stratford-on-Avon, resident Coughton. British Army 35024 Royal Warwickshire Regiment 2/7th Battalion. 10th (Kent Yeomanry) Battalion, The Buffs, (East Kent Regiment). Deal Battalion, Royal Marine Light Infantry. Thank you Grandad and to all the other Hero's of the Great War 25th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Emily had been working as a live-in cook for a physician, Alexander Gibson, and his family, at 46 St Giles in Oxford. British Army 29007 Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Anon - History of the 2/6th Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (Cornish Brothers, Birmingham, 1929). L-Z. 8th (Reserve) Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. 10th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. R-S. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 4th Battalion, Royal Marine Light Infantry. 6th Battalion, King's Shropshire Light Infantry. The Drill hall was situated in Queen Victoria Rd, Coventry. 1st Battalion, The Queen's, (Royal West Surrey Regiment). 20th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 6th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 9th Battalion, King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. 4th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). 3ed (Reserve) Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. A-E. 8th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. By his magnificent behaviour he saved several of his comrade's lives, that is those who could rally together while the enemy was being repelled by your son. 6th Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment. 16th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). L-Z. 2nd Lt. 5th Battalion (d.24th April 1918), Lisseter Charles. Hawke Battalion, Royal naval Division. Emily returned to The Court at Cassington after William died, and he is also remembered on the war memorial in Cassington. The 2nd Battalion sailed on the Gaul about 26th November 1899, and arrived at the Cape on the 16th December. March 12th 1918 . William Fredrick Cooke . (d.30th May 1918), Solan Michael. Royal Warwickshire Regiment (d.24th Dec 1915), Pte. Ein sehr altes und ruhmreiches Regiment der Britischen Armee, welches u.a. Pte 2nd Btn. 7th Battalion, British West Indies Regiment. Austin Joseph. 8th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). 9th Btn. 14th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. 12th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. 7th Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. British Line Infantry 6th Regiment of Foot – Royal Warwickshire Regiment The Royal Warwickshire Fusiliers, previously titled the 6th Regiment of Foot and The Royal Warwickshire Regiment, was an infantry regiment of the British Army. Returned to England 19 August 1914. W-Z. The 2nd Battalion Royal Warwickshire regiment , whose badge is an antelope have obtained a young buck antelope from the London Zoo for their mascot , and it is being trained at Woking , where the regiment is now stationed , to march at the head of the troops . (d.9th May 1917), Hart Richard George. British Army 260001 Private Royal Warwickshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion-Territorial. 3rd Battalion, The Queen's, (Royal West surrey Regiment). 2nd Btn. Died 1918. 2nd Battalion,King's Own, (Royal Lancaster Regiment). Fortey Edgar Albert Ivor. 2nd Lt. 1st Btn. 6th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. 4th Battalion, King's Own, (Royal Lancaster Regiment). 4th Battalions, King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Lander's War: The War Diaries of Lt. Charles Herbert Lander 10th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. France and Flanders: WO 95/1-3154, WO 95/3911-4193 and WO 95/5500 2. Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Catalogue number LBY 13033 2nd Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment. 7th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. We are all very proud of him and his generation. Pte 15th Battalion (d.3rd September 1916), Griffin John. Kent Cyclist Battalion Inns Of Court Officers Training Corps Irish Guards King's Liverpool Regiment King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment King's Own Scottish Borderers King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry King's Royal Rifle Corps King's Shropshire Light Infantry Labour Corps Lancashire Fusiliers Leicestershire Regiment Leinster Regiment Lincolnshire Regiment London Regiment Loyal North … (d.16th June 1916), Hammersley T. C.. Cpl. 5th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Ashby, John - Seek Glory, Now Keep Glory: The Story of the 1st Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment 1914-1918 (Helion & Company 2000. Sign in for checkout Check out as guest . 2nd Battalion August 1914 : in Malta. 3rd Battalion, Oxford & Buckinham Light Infantry. Benjamin Henry Mitchell 1st Btn. Private G/19538, 7th Battalion, Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment). 1/6th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment: 1/6th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment: 1/4th Battalion, Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Lt. Inf. History of the 1/6th Battalion The Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Pte. L-Z. 1st Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). 22nd Brigade / 7th Division. Greeted by a soldier of 1744 the story of the "Warwickshire Lads", from Private to Field Marshal, is revealed through an exciting mixture of real objects and interactives. 5th Battalion, King's Shropshire Light Infantry. If you are enjoying the site, please consider making a donation, however small 14-10-1916. Age 24. 4th Battalion, North Staffordhire Regiment. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission has 1,209 recorded WW1 deaths for the 6th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Compiled from accounts of survivors. British Army 35024 Royal Warwickshire Regiment 2/7th Battalion. Pte. Never been worn, in great condition. (d.27th August 1917), Hancox Edward. ROYAL WARWICKSHIRE REGIMENT. Pte 8th Btn (d.27th Aug 1916), Thompson Alfred. He was 25 years old. Item information. L/Cpl. 8th Battalion, The Buffs, (East Kent Regiment). Different parts of the collection cover units serving in different theatres: 1. Row J. 6th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. 20th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. 8th Battalion, Black Watch, (Royal Highlanders). F-K. 8th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 7th Battalion, The Queen's, (Royal West Surrey Regiment). 1st Btn. 23rd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Pte. Gegründet 1685 und hervorgegangen aus dem Zusammenschluss des 5th and 6th Regiment of Food! 1st/7th Batt Royal Warwickshire Regiment Books Available ROYAL WARWICKSHIRE REGIMENT: Battalion Unknown Bairnsfather T D Lt : Photo Blaiberg H Lt : Photo Bomford B R Pte : Photo Capper D S Major : Short … All eleven of its battalions served in Europe, The Middle East, India, The Far East, and on home defence in the UK. James Richard Boraston 1st/8th Btn. 1st Battalion, Oxford & buckingham Light Infantry. I-M. 1st Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment. More Royal Warwickshire Regiment records. Albert Augustus Ashford 9th Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (d.17th December 1915), L/Cpl. Died 1918. History of the 2/6th Battalion The Royal Warwickshire Regiment, 1914-1919. 13th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. Pte. 12th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. 1st/7th Batt Royal Warwickshire Regiment Major Hoskins MC And His Three Brothers Taken In France Major Herbert R. Hoskins MC. The Royal Warwickshire Regiment, previously titled the 6th Regiment of Foot, was a line infantry regiment of the British Army in continuous existence for 283 years. Royal Warwickshire Regiment, Sgt. (d.18th November 1916), Samuel Charles Lewis. 2nd Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Royal Warwickshire Regiment Images All Pages Page 1 of 2 . Find link is a tool written by Edward Betts.. Longer titles found: 6th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment () searching for Royal Warwickshire Regiment 84 found (381 total) alternate case: royal Warwickshire Regiment Jocelyn Lucas (284 words) exact match in snippet view article find links to article gained the rank of Major in the service of the 4th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. (d.8th October 1917), Neate Robert. Here are some sample regimental numbers and joining dates for the the 7th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment: 935 joined on the 6th April 1908 1106 joined on the 1st March 1909 1280 joined on the 18th July 1910 1325 joined on the 8th February 1911 1484 joined on the 26th February 1912 1756 joined on the 14th March 1913 2110 joined on the 18th February 1914 2678 joined on the 5th … 53rd (Young Soldier) Battalion, Notts & Derby Regiment. If the information here has been helpful or you have enjoyed reaching the stories please conside making a donation, no matter how small, would be much appreciated, annually we need to raise enough funds to pay for our web hosting or this site will vanish from the web. The Battle of Loos started with a British bombardment on the German lines. The 6th took part in the 7th and 8th Xhosa Wars in South Africa and helped suppress the Indian Rebellion in 1857.. In 1832 the 6th became a Royal Regiment and their title was changed to 'The Royal (1st) Warwickshire Regiment'. In 1968, it was absorbed, with the other Fusilier regiments, into the four-battalion Royal Regiment of Fusiliers. Library contains many many diary entries, personal letters and other documents, all transcribed into plain text. W Wibby in which he called for.... 'others to show the courage and commitment to their country as these two men lying side-by-side'..... 'I ask you to go forward in the name of Our Lord Jesus Christ, and offer your services for King and Country'. He received a Certificate from the King, Pte. Longer titles found: 6th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment searching for Royal Warwickshire Regiment 86 found (380 total) alternate case: royal Warwickshire Regiment. The day of the funeral was a day of almost general mourning in the town. (d.7th October 1917), Jones Gilbert Edward. 10th Btn. 1st (Garrison) Battalion, Hampshire Regiment. A-G. 10h Battalion, Lincolnshire Regient. 14-10-1916. 6th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. (d.3rd September 1917), Durber Thomas Richard. please. 32nd Division (United Kingdom) (1,003 words) exact match in snippet view article 5th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Royal Warwickshire Regiment Museum Location of story: North West Europe Background to story: Army Article ID: A2618769 Contributed on: 10 May 2004. 10th Brigade / 4th Division. 1st Battalion, King's Shropshire Light Infantry. 7th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. 9th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). Wikipedia. HISTORY OF THE 2/6TH BATTALION THE ROYAL WARWICKSHIRE REGIMENT, 1914-1919 (Author) Cornish Brothers (Publisher) Production date 1929 Place made Birmingham Dimensions. He had to go before a panel to explain his choice. 16th (3rd Birmingham) Btn. 3rd Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). 8th Battalion, The Queen's, (Royal West Surrey Regiment). Two very different, but equally heartbreaking stories. Royal Warwickshire Regiment (d.16th July 1916), Frank Flanagan 9th Btn. Royal Warwickshire Regiment (d.13th July 1917), Pte. Sgt. 4th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. The regimental depot was thus now issuing numbers to men who could be posted to any of the three regular battalions - and be posted between battalions - and still retain their regular number. 1st Battalion, Queen's Own, (Royal West Kent Regiment). 5th Battalion, Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment). 4th Battalion, Cameronians, (Scottish Rifles). On the 6th April 1898, The Royal Warwickshire Regiment raised a third, regular battalion in Ireland which was designated the 3rd Battalion. 10th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Landed at Zeebrugge 6 October 1914. Our aim is to portray the Royal Warwickshire Regiment soldier from 1914 to 1918 though dynamic displays and living history. 184 pp. Pte. Our Died 1916. The Queen's, (Royal West Surrey Regiment). Pte. E-G. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. William Denis Lyons 1st/6th Btn. (d.1st July 1916), We are looking for volunteers to help with researching the activities of units of the Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers, Territorial Force, Regular Army, Pals Battalions, Kitchener's New Armies, Voluntary Organisations and the Ships of the Royal Navy. (d.25th Sep 1915), Rann Louis Frederick. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission has 1,209 recorded WW1 deaths for the 6th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. 12th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. 7th (Pioneer) Battalion, Durham Light Infantry. 8th Battalion, British West Indies Regiment. 11th Battalion, The Queen's, (Royal West Surrey regiment). : Put new text under old text. Of the men 64 were killed, 171 wounded and 273 were missing. 1/7th Btn. History of the 53rd, or 2nd Warwickshire Regiment of Militia; Now the 6th Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment | Group, Books | ISBN: 9781130024005 | Kostenloser Versand für alle Bücher mit Versand und Verkauf duch Amazon. 13th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). 16th (Service) Btn. 2/5th Btn. 4th (City of London) Battalion, London Regiment. 26th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Moved to Italy with the Division in November 1917. 5th Battalion, King's Own, (Royal Lancaster Regiment). Alfred John Latham 2/8th Btn. 17th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). Lawrence Thomas. Alfred J. Hodgkinson 2/8th Btn. 2nd Battalion, Royal Marine Light Infantry. COUPE, G.H. Pte. A letter from the Battlefield in the Somme (France) dated 18th April 1918 written by Captain W.T. COUPE, G.H. ==History== The regiment traces its origins to the 17th century. 4th Battalion, British West Indies Regiment. (d.6th October 1917), Hunt Ernest. 7th (South Irish Horse) Battalion, Royal Irish Regiment. L/Sgt. East Africa, Cameroon and West Africa: WO 95/5289-5388 Addition… Our aim is to portray the Royal Warwickshire Regiment soldier from 1914 to 1918 though dynamic displays and living history. 27th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. 7th Battalion, North Staffordshire Regiment. If you have a general question please post it on our Facebook page. More Royal Warwickshire Regiment records. 11th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. Ask questions, get answers This website is paid for out of our own pockets, library subscriptions and from donations made by visitors. William Thomas Hancocks 16th Battalion Machine Gun Corps (d.21st March 1918). Pte 9th Btn (d.8th August 1915), Palfrey Alan Edward. 1/5th Battalion. More about William James Cox. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 8th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 1st Btn. 6th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Pte. They are not personal diaries (try the Imperial War Museumor Local Record Offices for those). The antelope stands on a straight scroll. Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment). We currently have a huge backlog of stories and historical documents which need to be edited or transcribed for display online, if you have a good standard of written English, an interest in the two World Wars and a little time to spare online we would appreciate your help. This is the talk page for discussing improvements to the 6th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment article. 3rd Battalion, British West Indies Regiment. 15 battalions. 6th Battalion, Oxford & Buckingham Light Infantry. The 2nd Battalion sailed on the Gaul about 26th November 1899, and arrived at the Cape on the 16th December. Catalogue description 2/6 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment Ordering and viewing options £3.50 - sign in to get this free; Download format PDF; Approximate size 75 MB; Add to basket; Order up to 10 items per basket, and up to 100 in a 30 day period.