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Berkshire Volunteer Rifle Corps  - A bound volume containing Minutes of meetings, the results of competitions, newspaper cuttings, letters, and other reports. The cover of this volume bears the legend 4th Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment. This was started by Lord Wantage VC and later presented to the 4th Battalion by A.J. lloyd Esq of Lockinge. It commences in 1860 when the battalion was formed and consists of many newspaper reports and accounts of Rifle meetings and Range days in the 1860s. Many of those taking part in many capacities are named. An extent document for anyone making a study of this Unit. 

Person(s): Wantage, , Lord,

Berkshire Volunteers, Rifle Volunteers


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