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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A Certificate of Service for No. 5563361, Sergeant Edward William King, who enlisted at Devizes on 20th August 1919. He was discharged 19th August 1935 in consequence of a termination of his engagement.

Person(s): King, E W;


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2nd Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - an account of the service of Private 9612 Charles Richard King who served in the Battalion during the 1st World War and later transferred to the 5th Battalion; it was written by his great nephew, Andrew King - a copy on a floppy disk is in the same protective envelope

Person(s): King, C R;


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2nd Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A diary kept by Sergeant Thomas King, which covers the Boer War in South Africa 1899-1902. The diary was written in an Army Book 136. It is so well-written that it must have actually been written, from notes made at the time, well after the event.

Person(s): King, T;


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1st Bn , Royal Berkshire Regiment - The attestation papers for Regimental Sergeant Major 5787 William.J. King DCM. He was awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal during the Battle of Loos in 1915. He joined the Regiment on the 20th February 1900. He was commissioned in 1916.

Person(s): King, W, Captain;


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1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A copy of the original message pad message describing the citation for Regimental Sergeant Major 5787 William. J. King DCM .

Person(s): King, W, WO1;


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1st Bn , Royal Berkshire Regiment - A copy of a letter dated 19th November 1915 written to Regimental Sergeant Major 5787 William. J. King DCM by Mrs Eleanor Hill, the mother of a previous commanding officer of the battalion congratulating him on the award of the Distinguished Conduct Medal.

Person(s): King, W, WO1;


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1st Bn , Royal Berkshire Regiment - A copy of a letter date 29th November 1915 written to Regimental Sergeant Major 5787 William. J. King DCM by Mrs Eleanor Hill, the mother of a previous Commanding Officer of the Battalion, in response to a letter by him.

Person(s): King, W, WO1;


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1st Bn , Royal Berkshire Regiment - A copy of a reference for Captain William J. King DCM written on the 21st July 1919 by a Major General (Name indecipherable) from the Headquarters, Machine gun Training Centre, Grantham.

Person(s): King, W, Captain;


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Wiltshire Regiment - A photocopy of the old country song ?The Fly be on the Turmuts?. This was the march of the Wiltshire Regiment and this was arranged by H. Millington, late bandmaster of the 1st Wilts R.V. and Western Counties Brigade. The photo on the front of the music sheet is that of a Mr King, a Trowbridge business man who owned a shop called ?Kings Variety?. He was a member of the Volunteers (later the 4th Battalion) who dressed as a ?Turmet hoer? when the bandmaster re-arranged or composed this march for the 4th Battalion. Mr King died before the 1st World War. (in some versions the term ?Fly? reads ?Vly?)

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4th Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A display copy of a letter from Buckingham Palace to Company Sergeant Major No. 1051929 Harry James Sparkes, it is undated. It is saying that King George VI very much regrets that he was unable personally to give the award of the Military Medal.

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Wiltshire Regiment - The Small Book of No. 5752 Alfred Ernest King, who enlisted at Devizes 22nd July 1901.

Person(s): King, A E;


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1st Wiltshire Regiment - A Certificate of Discharge for No. 3304 Sergeant Tom King, who attested at Devizes on 25th October 1892. He was discharged on 24th October 1913 in consequence of termination of his second period of engagement.

Person(s): King, T;


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2nd Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A letter sent from Warrant Officer P. I. King to the Curator of Wiltshire Regimental Museum in Devizes. It is regarding donating the belongings of his grandfather's (Sergeant Thomas King, who left the Regiment after 21 years of service in 1913), such as: a notebook in which he maintained a diary, two medals, his cane and his discharge record, to the Museum. The letter is dated 29th November 1973. There is a reply letter sent by the Curator of Regimental Museum to Mr. King regarding the Musuem's interest in having either as a gift or on a loan items listed in the previous letter; dated 3rd December 1973 and a letter sent to Lieutenant Colonel EAT Boggis form Warrant Oficcer PI King on 28th May 1074. It is regarding sending a parcel containing his grandfather's belongings. There is also a reply from The Musuem regarding the safe arrival of the parcel; dated 14th June 1974.

Person(s): King, T;


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62nd Regiment - An obituary reporting the death and the funeral of William Kington, who served in the 62nd Regiment and 1st Battalion of the Wiltshire Regiment. He died at the age of 76 years.

Person(s): Kington, W;


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Royal Berkshire Regiment - A personal letter written by Major King to his mother after the Battle of Tofrek. It is dated the 27th of March 1885.

Person(s): King,, Major;


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Royal Berkshire Regiment - A series of documents belonging to F Moor. The documents consist of typed copies of diary extracts (that covers the period 3rd July 1917 to 27th October 1917), a list of those mentioned in the 1917 Diary or simply remembered, a message form, a document entitled 'Reflections in 1979', and an account of a proposed landing on the coast of Belgium (near Ostend) in 1917.

Person(s): Moor, F; Bishop, Captain; Belcher, Sargent; Bland, Lieutenant; Boshell, Captain; Bray, Lieutenant; Busby, Private; Bushell, Private; Carr, Lieutenant; Cheshire, Private; Clarke, Lieutenant; Crampin, 2nd Lieutenant; Dempsey, Lieutenant; Dewing, Lieutenant Colonel; Dimore- Brown, 2nd Lieutenant; Dolby, 2nd Lieutenant; Drury; Emery, Private; Footman, Captain; Fortune, Brigadier General; Glenister, 2nd Lieutenant; Goodship, 2nd Lieutenant; Gordon, 2nd Lieutenant; Gregson-Ellis, Lieutenant; Guy, 2nd Lieutenant; Hanney, 2nd Lieutenant; Harvey, 2nd Lieutenant; Heale, 2nd Lieutenant; Hinde, 2nd Lieutenant; Holland, 2nd Lieutenant; Holmes, Corporal; Holton, 2nd Lieutenant; Irman, R S M; Jones, Private; Johnson, 2nd Lieutenant; Joy, Sergent; Kenny, 2nd Lieutenant; Kingerlee, 2nd Lieutenant; Lane, Private; Langston, 2nd Lieutenant; Lawrance, Captain,; Lawrence, Captain,; Lee; McEmery, Private; Macmillan; Martin, Sargent; Mecey, Lieutenant; Merrifield, Lieutenant; Mellish, Private; Montgomery, Major- General; Morley, Lieutenant; Morris, 2nd Lieutenant; Naysmith; Neale, Private; Nugent, Captain; Oliver, 2nd Lieutenant; Paine, Lieutenant; Partington, Private; Pershing, General; Philips; Pinniger, 2nd Lieutenant; Pocock, 2nd Lieutenant; Rawlinson, General; Remmant, 2nd Lieutenant; Rowland, Sergent; Russel, Sargent; Seton, Private; Shaw, Private; Spencer, Captain; Stilton, Private; Stocken, 2nd Lieutenant; Stroud, Lieutenant Corporal; Taylor, Private; Thame, R S M; Tisard, 2nd Lieutenant; Tosetti, Major; Turner, 2nd Lieutenant; de Vitre, 2nd Lieutenant; Waldron, Corporal; Wallace, 2nd Lieutenant; Walls; Wells, 2nd Lieutenant; Weedon, 2nd Lieutenant; Willafit, Lance Corporal; Woolvit, Private; Willof, Lance Corporal; Yates, Brigadier Major; Young, Lance Corporal;


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