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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white photo of the Warrant Officers and Sergeants in Hong Kong in 1952

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SBYRW : 14085

1st Bn, Duke of Edinburgh?s Royal Regiment - A black and white group photograph of the Sergeants Mess believed to have been taken in Bomba Camp, North Africa, 1964. (Rear row L to R) Sergeants F. Simpson, B. Turner, K. Cripps, G. Gasgoine, F. Bray, V. Hole, J.Pinchen, Tranter, Dean, Mocley (A.C.C.) B. Willoughby,Gibbs, Weatley, G. Moore (R.A.O.C), Cobler. (middle row L to R) Sergeants Thornton, J. Mead, T.Leader, F. Knight, E. Skiner, S. Parsons, B. Bennett, C/Sergeant M. Cowley, G. Mills, C. Whiting, D. Weaver (R.E.M.E.) B. Dunford, Roberts, -?-,L. King, Drum Major Ford. (Sat L to R) Sergeants Holloway, T. Murdoch, Cameron (R.E.M.E ? Armourer), John (known as Jack). Dudman, WO 2 G.Cross, Regimental Quartermaster Sergeant Masters, WO1 (Regimental Sergeant Major) Goldsmith, WO2 J. Barrow, C/Sergeant D. Briggs, C/Sergeant W. Williams, C/Sergeant R. Allcock, C/Sergeant B. Payne Sergeant Napthan (R.A.P.C.) . All or most of these senior non commissioned officers had previously served in the Royal Berkshire Regiment and the Wiltshire Regiment.

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1st Bn, Duke of Edinburgh?s Royal Regiment - A black and white photograph of the escort to the Colours marching down Kingsway, Valletta, Malta, to take up position for the opening of Parliament, October 1963. In command is Captain. Tremellen, with Company Sergeant Major Briggs as the right guide. In the centre is Private Pinnell who spent many years in the Regimental Police and later was awarded a British Empire Medal. Captain. Tremellen came to the regiment from the Royal Berkshire Regiment with family connections going back many years. CSM Briggs came to the regiment from the Wiltshire Regiment and was a boxer and coach of some note.

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white photo of the Battalion shooting team in the Royal Irish Cup in Hong Kong in 1951 with (standing Left to Right) Sergeant Instructor J H Docherty, APTC, Sergeant E Niblett (Captain), Sergeant D Briggs and (Sitting) Sergeant G Butcher, RSM S Kirkbright, Lieutenant Colonel J R Welchman DSO, Sergeant DC Mortimer and Sergeant J E W Samways with a Team Score of 581

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SBYRW : 20909

1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white photo of the Battalion Small Bore team in Hong Kong sometime between 1950 and 1952 with (Back row Left to Right) Sergeant Claire (REME), Sergeant G Briggs, Sergeant J E W Samways, CQMS D Rooke and (Front Row) Sergeant T Hiatt, RSM S Kirkbright, Sergeant D Mortimer, Sergeant Instructor Docherty (APTC)

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1st Bn, Duke of Edinburgh?s Royal Regiment - A colour photograph of ex-Sergeant Majors Chris Whiting (Left) and Don Briggs on a visit to the Battalion in 1993, who at that time were temporarily based in Wathgill Camp, Catterick prior to the amalgamation with the Gloucestershire Regiment. Chris Whiting had previous service in the Coldstream Guards, Royal Berkshire Regiment and DERR, Don Briggs had service in the Wiltshire Regiment and DERR.

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SBYRW : 29230

1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white photograph of Sergeant Briggs in Hong Kong sometime in the period 1950 ? 1951

Person(s): Briggs, , Sergeant;


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SBYRW : 35564

1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white digital image of Sergeant Briggs in Malaya during a training exercise prior to the arrival of the Battalion. In the event they were diverted to Hong Kong.

Person(s): Briggs, , Sergeant;


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SBYRW : 35749

5th Berkshire (Wantage) Bn, Home Guard - A black and white digital group image of the Headquarters group after the Battalion Training Cup Competition in April 1943. It shows, standing from left to right, WO 1 (Regimental Sergeant Major) Titcombe, Sergeant (later Captain) E.W. Stevenson, Sergeant F. Harris, Sergeant (later Lieutenant) A.E. Morgan, WO 2 E.H. Card, WO 1 Welch (PSI R. Berks Regt), Sergeant (later Lieutenant) G.E. Hallett, WO2 Woodbridge (PSI R. Berks Regt) and RQMS Holbrooke. Sitting, from left to right, are Colonel G. Walton OBE, (Group Commander), Colonel E.W. Stevenson DSO, MC, (Sub-Area Commander), Lieutenant Colonel P.W.K. Carr MC (Commanding Officer), Wing Commander R.F. Garnons-Willians AFC (Commanding RAF Shellingford), Major J.C.K. Cross, Major G.H. Briggs (Brigade Major Berks & Oxon Sub Areas) and Captain H.A. Glaysher.

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2nd Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - a black and white photograph of Corporal Don Briggs on a swimming trip from Bradbury Barracks, Krefeld in Germany during the summer of 1949.

Person(s): Briggs, D, Corporal;


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SBYRW : 42557

1st Bn, Duke of Edinburgh?s Royal Regiment - A black and white group photograph of the Warrant Officers and Sergeants on the occasion of the amalgamation in 1959. It was taken at Albany Barracks, Isle of Wight on the 9th June 1959. It shows, in the 5th row, Sergeants D Kew, J. Dunkin, L. King, H. Bourton, F. Seymour (ACC), J. McQuade, D. Briggs, K. Parker and R. Allcock. In the 4th row are Sergeants F. Simpson, J. Fisher, S. Dunn, J. Dunford, T. Harris, A. Whitfield, R. Simpson, S. Aldridge, T. Binmore, P. Gaffney, W. Meade, O?Brien, P. Lewis, K. Szmelter and F. Crockford. In the 3rd row are Sergeants T. Leeder, J. Oxley, H. Dick, G. Bennett, G. Chappel, D. Welch, T. Roberts, W. Dunscombe, C. Wiggins, R. Collings, F. Bray, V. Middlecote, C. Ashley, S. Gibbs, B. Kelly, R, Bye and B. Brett. Then, in the 2nd Row are Colour Sergeants (Drum Major), W. Cholules, D. Todd, Sergeants R. Kirk, C. Cross, Staff Sergeant G. Cameron (REME), Sergeant J. Melksham (RAPC), Colour Sergeants R. Holligsworth, T. Houghton, J. Graham, Sergeant J. Cardice, Colour Sergeants A. Ault, F. Wheaton, F. Young, Staff Sergeant D. Parker (RAEC), Staff Sergeant A. Hardaker (RAPC), Sergeants P. Buckingham, A. Meynall, Colour Sergeant V. Pawson and Drum Major A. Ford. Finally, in the front row, are CSM (WO2) J. Barrow, C. Clacey, M. Hawe, F. Lane, RQMS J. Snelling MM, WO1 (Bandmaster) R. Hibbs, RSM (WO1) L. Hodges, Major General B.A. Coad CB, CBE, DSO (Colonel of the Regiment), Field Marshal HRH The Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinmburgh KH, KT, GBE, (Colonel in Chief), Brigadier D.W.B.T. Hogg, Lieutenant Colonel G.F. Woolnough MC, WO1 (Bandmaster) G. Haile, ORQMS D. Milton, WO 2 D. Mortimer, D. Brown, M. Collins, and WO2 A. Blacxk (ACC),

Person(s): Kew, D, Sergeant; Dunkin, J, Sergeant; King, L, Sergeant; Bourton, H, Sergeant; Seymore, F, Sergeant; McQuade, J, Sergeant; Briggs, D, Sergeant; Parker, K, Sergeant; Allcock, R, Sergeant; Simpson, F, Sergeant; Fisher, J, Sergeant; Dunn, S, Sergeant; Dunford, J, Sergeant; Harris, T, Sergeant; Whitfield, A, Sergeant; Simpson, R, Sergeant; Aldridge, S, Sergeant; Binmore, T, Sergeant; Gaffney, P, Sergeant; Meade, W, Sergeant; O'Brien, P, Sergeant; Lewis, P, Sergeant; Szmelter, K, Sergeant; Crockford, F, Sergeant; Leeder, T, Sergeant; Oxley, J, Sergeant; Dick, H, Sergeant; Bennett, G, Sergeant; Chappel, G, Sergeant; Welch, D, Sergeant; Roberts, T, Sergeant; Dunscombe, W, Sergeant; Wiggins, C, Sergeant; Collings, R, Sergeant; Bray, F, Sergeant; Middlecote, V, Sergeant; Ashley, C, Sergeant; Gibbs, S, Sergeant; Kelly, B, Sergeant; Bye, R, Sergeant; Brett, B, Sergeant; Choules, W, C/Sergeant; Todd, D, C/Sergeant; Kirk, R, Sergeant; Cross, C, Sergeant; Cameron, G, S/Sergeant; Melksham, J, Sergeant; Hollingsworth, R, C/Sergeant; Houghton, T, C/Sergeant; Graham, J, C/Sergeant; Caradice, J, Sergeant; Ault, A, C/Sergeant; Wheaton, F, C/Sergeant; Young, F, C/Sergeant; Parker, D, S/Sergeant; Hardaker, A, S/Sergeant; Buckingham, P, Sergeant; Meynall, A, Sergeant; Pawson, V, C/Sergeant; Ford, A, Drum Major; Barrow, J, WO2; Clacey, C, WO2; Hawe, M, WO2; Lane, F, WO2; Snelling, J, RQMS; Hibbs, R, WO1; Hodges, L, WO1; Coad, B A, Major General; Phillip, Prince; Hogg, D W B T, Brigadier; Woolnough,G F, Lieutenant Colonel; Haile, G, WO1; Mortimer, D, WO2; Brown, D, WO2; Collins, M, WO2; Black, A, WO2;


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SBYRW : 7378

1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white photo of the Warrant Officers and Sergeants Mess in Hong Kong in the early 1950s Photographer; Mainland Studio, Kowloon

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SBYRW : 7381

1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white photo of the Support Company at Warminster in 1954 Photographer; Moulton Bros. Trowbridge -

Person(s): Graves,, Private; Clark,, Private; Fouch,, Private; Watts,, Private; Salisbury,, Private; Riley,, Private; Palmer,, Private; Hatherall,, Private; Phillimore,, L/Corporal; Hawkins,, Private; Pauley,, Private; Futcher,, Private; Sutton, Corporal; Bennett,, Private; Brewer,, Private; Trubridge,, Private; Shaw, Corporal; Dunn,, Private; Lambourne,, Private; Andrews,, Private; Dear,, Private; Burdock,, Private; Pemberthy,, Private; Brown,, L/Corporal; Prestoe,, Private; Sheppard,, Private; Taylor,, Private; Berryman,, Private; Hume,, Private; Wyatt,, Private; Pemberty,, Private; Berry,, Private; Martin,, Private; Sangar,, Private; Bush,, L/Corporal; Dobie, Corporal; Maisey,, Private; Woolford,, Private; Legg, Corporal; Boughton,, Private; Weeks,, Private; Greenstock,, Private; Robbins,, Private; Burris,, Private; Gilbert,, Private; Roberts,, Private; Gassor,, Private; Nobes,, Private; Hill, Corporal; Vosper,, L/Corporal; Parker,, Private; Knobbs,, Private; Bartlett,, Private; Palmerino,, Private; Bradbury,, Private; Pearson,, Private; Clancy,, Private; Lane,, Private; Cox,, Private; Fryer,, Private; Fox,, Private; Cole,, Cfn; Lammin,, L/Corporal; Simpson,, L/Corporal; Adlam,, Private; Troke,, Private; Parker,, L/Corporal; Poolman,, Private; Wilkins,, Private; Furse,, Private; Powell,, Private; Britten,, Private; Howe,, Private; Brown,, Private; Redding,, Private; Mansell,, L/Corporal; Mizen,, Private; Johnson,, Private; Bovey,, Private; Kent,, Private; Hardcastle,, L/Corporal; Daniels,, Private; Smith,, Private; Huish,, Private; Ford,, Private; Harvey,, Private; Ladd,, Private; Clegg,, L/Corporal; Cripps,, Private; Dallimore,, Private; Wheeler,, Private; Evans,, Private; Bushnell,, Private; Lewis,, Private; Price,, Private; Morris,, L/Corporal; Burns,, Private; Saunders,, Private; Nash,, Private; Lethbridge,, Private; Cole,, Private; Lynch,, Private; Greenham,, Private; Morley,, Private; O'Callaghan,, Private; George,, L/Corporal; Nichols, Corporal; Quinnel, Corporal; Briggs, D, Sergeant; Wheeler, W, Sergeant; Barrow, J, Sergeant; Price, Company J, Major; Fladgate, D W, Lieutenant; Bashall, J E, Lieutenant; Royle, R P, Major; Welsh, R T, Lieutenant; Parks, D A, Lieutenant; Farrelly, Company Quarter Master J, Sergeant; Bennett, G, Sergeant; Geike, A, Sergeant; Smith, M, Sergeant; Banks, Corporal; Lake, Corporal;


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