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SBYRW : 10323

Unit unknown or none - Packet of cigarettes 'Sweet Caporal' issued to Canadian troops in North West Europe and to British troops during the 2nd World War.

Person(s): Austin, W;


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The tin

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Unit unknown or none - Princess Mary tobacco tin with Xmas card dated 1914 (does not contain cigarettes)

Person(s): Schultz, 2nd L E;


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The whole artefact.

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SBYRW : 19187

3rd Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A wooden cigarette box made by Boer Prisoners of War on St Helena with a Wiltshire Regimental badge carved on it.


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SBYRW : 19272

1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - One of three wooden cigarette boxes inscribed on the top 'WW2 in 1939 gratitude 1945 from Shaw-cum-Donnington'; the other two are Artefacts 8962 and 19273


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SBYRW : 19273

1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - One of three wooden cigarette boxes, the other two of which are inscribed on the top 'WW2 in 1939 gratitude 1945 from Shaw-cum-Donnington'; the other two are Artefacts 8962 and 19272


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The top of the tin.

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SBYRW : 22046

1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A Craven 'A' cigarette tin contained in Artefact 6408.

Person(s): Plumridge, A, Private;


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The whole artefact

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SBYRW : 22062

1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A petrol lighter machined from engineering nuts with buttons This primary image shows the whole artefact with the regimental crest on the side


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SBYRW : 22106

1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A pipe originally owned by Corporal Nelson A Carrier

Person(s): Carrier, N A;


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SBYRW : 22109

1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A cigarette holder originally owned by Corporal Nelson A Carrier

Person(s): Carrier, N A;


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SBYRW : 22542

Berkshire Regiment - part of a pipe

Person(s): Alford, Corporal T;


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SBYRW : 22626

Wiltshire Regiment - Queen Mary's Tobacco Tin as supplied to the troops at Christmas 1914; this one belonged to Private W W Bridgewater

Person(s): Bridgewater, W W;


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The top of the cigarette case

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SBYRW : 25930

3rd/4th Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - Silver cigarette case with unit badge on front and presented to Thomas Mansel Besent and inscribed on reverse '220 Yards Race, Officers and Sergeants, Dublin 1918'.

Person(s): Besent, T M.;


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The whole artefact

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SBYRW : 2754

Unit unknown or none - Cigarette Lighter provided by Princess Mary's Christmas Fund


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The lid of the box

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SBYRW : 34948

1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A Box containing a pipe, four packets of Wild Woodbine Cigarettes (WD & HO Wills of Bristol and London) and an unused tin of Mild Strength Capstan Navy Cut tobacco. Each of these boxes were presented to wounded soldiers who were ferried back to England on the ship HM Hospital Ship Carisbrook Castle? The box lid reads ?With the compliments of the Union Castle line and their best wishes for your speedy recovery? Owen Philips, Chairman. This box was presented to Private 11233 Robert Leach who has been wounded in 1915. He later died of wounds on the 16th October 1916 having been wounded a second time. He was the son of George Were Leach and Mary Julia Leach, of 37, Landor Rd., Stockwell, London. He is buried in Contay British Cemetery, Contay.

Person(s): Leach, R W, Private;


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SBYRW : 34957

1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A fragile Japanese Matchbox recovered in Burma and kept it is believed by Private W J Brind during the 2nd World War.

Person(s): Brind, W J, Private;


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The lighter

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SBYRW : 40389

1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A silver metal cigarette lighter ?Tommy - Made in England? carried and used throughout the 1st World War by Private 9710 Fred Bond.

Person(s): Bond, F, Private;


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One side

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SBYRW : 40823

Unit unknown or none - A Cigarette Lighter made in aluminium and on one side inscribed EGYPT 1946, and, on the reverse side, the initials VN are elaborately engraved.

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The whole artefact.

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SBYRW : 5363

Wiltshire Regiment - Soldier's tobacco tin HRH Princess Mary's 1914 Xmas Gift. This example, damaged by a German bullet, reputedly saved the life of the owner who was Private W Castle of the Wiltshires

Person(s): Castle, W, Private;


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The whole artefact.

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SBYRW : 5364

Unit unknown or none - HRH Princess Mary's Xmas 1914 gift and tobacco box. It includes cigarettes (monogrammed), tobacco, a Christmas card, a Photograph, a bullet pencil and a monogrammed .303 inch cartridge case.

Person(s): Clarke, F, Captain;


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 The whole artefact.

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SBYRW : 5624

62nd Regiment - Brass ash tray and lighter with Wiltshires cap badge

Person(s): Turner, W J H;


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