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Northamptonshire Regiment 1st Battalion (late 48th Foot)

Northamptonshire Regiment 1st Battalion (late 48th Foot)

being reproductions of a series of photographs of the battalion, taken by a special artist and by Colour-Sergeant J. Hull at Secunderabad, India, November 1896.

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Published by C.B.Burrows in Bombay, London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination100p. :
Number of Pages100
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Row O. Hesketh and Jessie Hesketh, of Mexico City. Territorial Force soldiers met monthly at their local drill halls and once a year for Divisional level Army manoeuvres, which camps can be seen here, as they were in the same Brigade as the 5th battalion of the Bedfordshire regiment. August 23rd - Hill 70 sector: Quiet morning. The 48th Division was sent to join the British Expeditionary Force in France in earlythe first Territorial division to be sent overseas in the Second World War, and the battalion was exchanged for the 1st Battalion, Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry and transferred to the 11th Infantry Brigade4th Infantry Division.

It was evacuated to England on 1 June J Company was disbanded in Resident of Towcester. No movement seen in Lens. Throughout the war, the battalion was assigned to the 17th Infantry Brigadealongside the 2nd Royal Scots Fusiliers and 2nd Seaforth Highlanderspart of the 5th Infantry Division.

Puts 4 evacuated. Killed in action 24th July Their purpose became one of predominantly providing home defence and they found themselves moved several times during their service. Because of this attachment, they were sometimes referred to as the "Hertfordshire Guards" and adopted many of the Guards peculiarities as a result, including naming their Companies by number rather than letter. D Coy - Right front Coy. Died of wounds on theaged


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Northamptonshire Regiment 1st Battalion book

Born Brackley, enlisted Towcester. Awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal D. A Coy. John Vinycomb; husband of Alice Vinycomb. Plot VI. Born Kettering, enlisted Northampton, resident Higham Ferrers. Died 1st November Killed in action on the To give an example of a similar omission, the War Diary of the 7th Northamptonshires records heavy fighting taking place on November 4thbut only two officers and an undetermined "number of casualties" are noted: we can't determine how many OR's were wounded there, but 13 rankers of the battalion died on that day, according to "Soldiers Died in the Great War".

Grave Killed in action 30th October President, Royal Navy. Enemy very quiet all day. The fighting attracted much media attention due to the ferocity of the combat, with soldiers often having to resort to using bayonets.

FormerlyManchester Regiment. Born Roade, enlisted Northampton, resident Towcester. B Coy, and Lieut Hobbs succeeded in finding three men who were buried after three and a half hours search.

During the South African Wars the Boer Wars of to the regiment served initially in Dublin but was one of the eight Militia units to be mobilised and served in South Africa between February and June After relief Battalion marched to Coupigny Huts.

Died of wounds on theaged Grave B. However, on the outbreak of war on 4 Augustmany members volunteered for Imperial Service.

Transcription of an Autograph Book, 1914

Died 14th October Service Corps. Killed in action 7th June Grave 3. EA fairly active. FormerlyRoyal Garrison Artillery. This system was a variation of the feudal system going back into the Dark Ages, although no firm connection can be made back that far!

EA active during the evening. Died 17th July The Northamptonshire Regiment was a line infantry regiment of the British Army in existence from until Init was amalgamated with the Royal Lincolnshire Regiment to form the 2nd East Anglian Regiment (Duchess of Gloucester's Own Royal Lincolnshire and Northamptonshire), which was amalgamated with the 1st East Anglian Regiment (Royal Norfolk and Suffolk), the 3rd East Anglian.

Apr 22,  · The Northamptonshire Regiment of was an amalgamation of the 48th and 58th Regiments of Foot following the Cardwell reforms of They became respectively the 1st and 2nd Battalions and this should be borne in mind, because in the narrative these battalions are sometimes referred to as 1st and 2nd and at other times simply as the 48th and the 58th.

H.L. WICKES Regiments of Foot. A historical record of all the foot regiments. of the British Army. In no way does this small book claim to be a history of the British Army: such a subject would necessitate 58 THE NORTHAMPTONSHIRE REGIMENT - 2ND BATTALION xviii.

Designated Date of number Regiment raising. 1 DIVISION 2 Infantry Brigade Northamptonshire Regiment 1st Battalion: 12 August - 20 May (First World War, War Diary, WO95/) - Kindle edition by WO95/ Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading 1 DIVISION 2 Infantry Brigade Northamptonshire Regiment 1st Battalion: 12 Manufacturer: Naval & Military Press. The 1st/1st battalion of the Hertfordshire Regiment.

The 1st battalion of the King's Liverpool Regiment. 2nd/4th Battalion, the Northamptonshire Regiment [Between early and 14th Marchwhen they were disbanded].

A new book relevant to the Hertfordshire Regiment is available, which includes letters from two of the regiment's. PAGET (Capt. Guy) History of the Raising of the 7th (Service) Battalion Northamptonshire Regiment, And its Records from the Formation until it proceeded on Active Service, 14th Sept.

st August 1st Ed., 47pp., 14 photos. Aldershot: G&P. #