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1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A black and white photo of the 'H.Q.' Wing Soccer Team who were the winners of the Inter-Company Football Challenge Shield 1932-3

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1st Bn, Duke of Edinburgh's Royal Regiment - A black and white photo taken on Operation Banner when 'A' Company, while stationed at Canterbury, were deployed in Crossmaglen in South Armagh in Northern Ireland from May to October 1983; this image shows Lieutenant C G Higgs, the No 1 Platoon Commander, carrying an Armelite assault rifle and blacked out for patrol work on the Border - 2 copies

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1st Bn, Duke of Edinburgh's Royal Regiment - A black and white photo taken on Operation Banner when 'A' Company, while stationed at Canterbury, were deployed in Crossmaglen in South Armagh in Northern Ireland from May to October 1983; this image shows L/Corporal Griffiths, Lieutenant Higgs and Sergeant Coyle "relaxing"

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1st Bn, Duke of Edinburgh's Royal Regiment - A black and white photo of Lieutenant Chris Higgs, but thedate and place are unknown

Person(s): Higgs, C;


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1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A sepia photo of the Battalion Athletics Team, winner of the Presidency and Assam District Athletic Championship, in India, sometime between 1921 and 1932, probably towards the end of that period. This photo is one of a collection of 14 of the Battalion found by a building contractor who was working on an unoccupied house in Aldershot and deposited by him at the Army Medical Museum there; three of the photos are named and the original owner, L/Corporal Greenaway, has been identified by his being the only common denominator to these three photos.

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Wiltshire Home Guard - A black and white group photo of Holt Platoon of the LDV/Home Guard sometime between 1940 and 1944; it includes, in the back row, just to the right of the tree, Lieutenant Rupert Stacey. On a photocopy of the photo a number of names have been written in in ink

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1st Bn, Duke of Edinburgh?s Royal Regiment - The presentation of new Colours at Howe Barracks, Canterbury, 8th June 1984. A colour photograph of the Colonel in Chief, the Duke of Edinburgh escorted by Major R B Paddison inspecting number one guard. In the foreground is Lieutenant R D Higgs.

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1st Bn, Duke of Edinburgh?s Royal Regiment - A colour photograph of the members of the Warrant Officers and Sergeants Mess at Mercer Barracks, Osnabruck, West Germany. This photograph includes the Colonel-in-Chief, His Royal Highness Prince Phillip who was visiting the Battalion at this time. This image is named.

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1st Bn, Duke of Edinburgh?s Royal Regiment- A black and white passport-type photograph, taken sometime between 1984 and 1987, of Lieutenant Robin Higgs. At the time of the photo he was attached to the Army Air Corps.

Person(s): Higgs, R, Lieutenant;


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2nd Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A sepia photograph of ?E? Company Football team in India about 1909, the winners of the inter-Company 1st League. In the rear row standing are Privates Smith, Harper, Smith, Gleed, Hall, Orderly room Colour Sergeant Godfrey and Sergeant Drummer Taylor. Seated from left to right are Schoolmaster Holloway, Lieutenant C.L.Waters, Major G.H. Arbuthnot, 2nd Lieutenant -?-; and Colour Sergeant Aldworth. In the front row are Corporal Perkins, Private Higgs, Private Painter and Private Fudge.

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1st Bn, Duke of Edinburgh?s Royal Regiment - A colour digital image of members of ?A? company weapon cleaning after an exercise whilst on Exercise Medicine Man in Canada in 1982.with, 2nd from the left Private Basti and, 3rd L/Corporal Roberts. Kneeling, left facing the camera is Private Mark Weaving, furthest from the camera is Private Mick Hopgood and next to him is Lieutenant John Higgs. To the right with their exact location not sure are Private Webb, Private Guminski, Private Melvin, Private Kordowski, Private Reason and Private Panting.

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1st Bn, Duke of Edinburgh?s Royal Regiment - A colour digital image of members of ?A? Company resting whilst on Exercise Medicine Man in Canada in 1982.with, from left to right, Privates Reason, Melvin, Mick Harding, Ian Tait (in the blue vest), Kordowsk and Guminski with Lieutenant John Higgs.

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1st Bn, Duke of Edinburgh?s Royal Regiment - A colour digital group image of ?A? Company which served in Crossmaglen, South Armagh from June to October 1983. Present in this photo are the following soldiers but the exact position is not certain. (Company Headquarters) Major D. J. A. Stone, Captains Haugh and Fordham, WO2 Fedrick, Colour Sergeant Trench, Sergeants Decarteret, Meskiri, Cridland and Tuckwell, Corporals Hope Reeve and Luke, L/Corporals Latham, Petherick, Garner, Roberts, Grocock, Edgar, Tonks, Smith 15, Maxwell, Edwards, Fisher, Simpson and Barter, Privates Kerr, Newton, Humphries, Godfrey, McGauley, Jacobs 65, Parrett, Shepherd, Speck, Salmon, Brown 09, Gardyne, Cutting, Fulton, Prossor, Barker and L/Bombardier Franks (RA Attached). From 1 Platoon are Lieutenant Higgs, Sergeant Moloney, Corporal McIntyre, L/Corporals Lerpiniere, Spence, Murtagh and Griffith and Privates Noonan, Mann, Gabriel, Pullen, Holmes, Cocker, Gollop, Brown 68, Burford, Whitehurst, Gibbins, Sims, Real, Amas, Roberts, Leeson, Boxall, Domjan, and Hassett. From 2 Platoon are Captain Smith, 2nd Lieutenant Dennis, Sergeant Curtin, Corporals Evans, Parks and Stanley, L/Corporals Hariss, Moyes, Hopgood, Mellam and Privates Curtis, Mee, Bowler, Crew, Parsons, McCafferty, Hudd, Powell 27, Excel, Harris, Murphy, Hingston, McDonald, Monger, Smith 29, West , Turner and Shepherd. From 3 Platoon are Lieutenant Chedham, Sergeant Coyle, Corporals Alle, Proberts and Davies, L/Corporal s Traveller, Kordowski, Weaving and Pocock and Privates Melvin, Powell 08, Vaughan, Panting, Hardy, Corns, Corns, Coupland, McCauley, Clerke, Smith 02, Reason, Reggler, Smith 21, Lanfear, Imerson, Keel and Wilson. From the Anti Tank Platoon are Captain Rylands, Sergeant Nimmo, Corporals Mallinson, Shead, Hall and Kirkland, L/Corporals Carey, Crowley and Goldsmith and Privates Gunning, Harriss, Wood, Hawkes, Richards, Hambridge, Ledgister, McKissick, Oldham, Dyer, Bailey, Rowlands, Jacobs 90, Langdon, Stewart, Humphreys, Attwood and Noden.

Person(s): Stone, D J A, Major; Haugh, , Captain; Fordham, , Captain; Fedrick, D, WO1; Trench, , C/Sergeant; Decarteret, , Sergeant; Meskiri, , Sergeant; Cridland, , Sergeant; Tuckwell, , Sergeant; Hope, , Corporal; Reeve, , Corporal; Luke, , Corporal; Latham, , L/Corporal; Petherick, , L/Corporal; Garner, , L/Corporal; Roberts, , L/Corporal; Grocock, , L/Corporal; Edgar, , L/Corporal; Tonks, , L/Corporal; Smith, , L/Corporal; Maxwell, , L/Corporal; Edwards, , L/Corporal; Fisher, , L/Corporal; Simpson, , L/Corporal; Barter, , L/Corporal; Kerr, , Private; Newton, , Private; Humphries, , Private; Godfrey, , Private; McCauley, , Private; Jacobs, , Private; Parrett, , Private; Shepherd, , Private; Speck, P, Private; Salmon, , Private; Brown, , Private; Gardyne, , Private; Cutting, , Private; Fulton, , Private; Prossor, , Private; Barker, , Private; Franks, , L/Bombadier; Higgs, , Lieutenant; Moloney, D, Sergeant; McIntyre, A, Corporal; Lerpiniere, , L/Corporal; Spence, , L/Corporal; Murtagh, , L/Corporal; Griffith, A, L/Corporal; Noonan, , Private; Mann, , Private; Gabriel, , Private; Pullen, , Private; Holmes, , Private; Cocker, , Private; Gollop, , Private; Burford, , Private; Whitehurst, , Private; Gibbins, , Private; Sims, , Private; Real, , Private; Amas, , Private; Roberts, , Private; Leeson, , Private; Boxall, , Private; Domjan, , Private; Hassett, , Private; Smith, , Captain; Dennis, , 2nd Lieutenant; Curtin, J, Sergeant; Evans, , Corporal; Parks, , Corporal; Stanley, B, Corporal; Harris, , L/Corporal; Moyes, , L/Corporal; Hopgood, , L/Corporal; Mellam, , L/Corporal; Curtis, , Private; Mee, , Private; Bowler, , Private; Crew, , Private; Parsons, , Private; McCafferty, , Private; Hudd, , Private; Powell, , Private; Excel, , Private; Harris, , Private; Murphy, , Private; Hingston, , Private; McDonald, , Private; Monger, , Private; Smith, , Private; West, , Private; Turner, , Private; Chedham, , Lieutenant; Coyle, , Sergeant; Alle, , Corporal; Proberts, , Corporal; Davies, , Corporal; Traveller, , L/Corporal; Kordowski, , L/Corporal; Weaving, , L/Corporal; Pocock, S, L/Corporal; Melvin, , Private; Vaughan, , Private; Pantin, , Private; Hardy, , Private; Corns, S, Private; Corns, , Private; Coupland, , Private; Clerke, , Private; Reason, , Private; Reggler, , Private; Lanfear, , Private; Imerson, , Private; Keel, , Private; Wilson, , Private; Rylands, , Captain; Nimmo, S, Sergeant; Mallinson, , Corporal; Shead, , Corporal; Hall, , Corporal; Kirkland, , Corporal; Carey, , L/Corporal; Crowley, , L/Corporal; Goldsmith, , L/Corporal; Gunning, , Private; Harris, , Private; Wood, , Private; Hawkes, , Private; Richards, , Private; Hambridge, , Private; Ledgister, , Private; McKissick, , Private; Oldham, , Private; Dyer, , Private; Bailey, , Private; Rowlands, , Private; Langdon, , Private; Stewart, , Private; Humphreys, , Private; Attwood, , Private; Noden, , Private;


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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white group photograph of the Corps of Drums in Singapore in 1935. In the rear row from left to right are Private J. Unsworth, Drummer D. Shord, Boy F. Barker, Drummer G. King, Drummer F. Jackson, Drummer D. Simpson, Private F. Heath, Private F.E. Morse, Private F. Sims, Boy, R G. Howe, Private D.S. Griffin, Drummer A. Trueman, Private E. Privett, Drummer G. Taylor, Boy F.W. Penn and Drummer, E.C. Scammell. In the middle row are Private G. Flux, Private F.J. Matthews, Private F. Webber, Private G. Lax, Private J. Duggan, Private F.E. Pearce, Drummer F. Dale, Private C.J. Theobald, Private W. Stanley, Private H. Cheesman, Private A. Mansfield, Private N.J. Stevens and Boy W. Pallett. Seated at the front are Private W. Madden, Drummer F. Starkey, Private A. Higgs, L/Corporal E. Fulford, L/Corporal G. Hjarne, Drum Major H.J. Pearce, Lieutenant Colonel H.J. Segrave, Lieutanant (Adjutant) N.E.C. Kenrick, L/Sergeant F.E. White, L/Corporal C. McCarragher, L/Corporal R. Morris, Drummer A. Freer, L/Corporal G. Barnfield and Drummer E. Goodenough.

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Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white photograph of a war memorial which includes the names of soldiers from the Battalion including Captain W R A Dawes(1st Bn), Captain C K Merewether (1st/4th Bn), Lieutenant J H Clarke (3rd Bn), Sergeant A E Card (1st/4th Bn), Sergeant E Higgs (7th Bn), L/Corporal W B Powney (1st Bn, Royal Berks Regt), L/Corporal L J M Webb (5th Bn), Private H Osmond (2nd Bn) [ The location of the memorial is not known but believed to be in a church possibly in the Salisbury area and local to Mrs Dawes]

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23rd Rifle Brigade - A black and white photograph of five soldiers of B Company who all served in the original G Company of the 4th Battalion Royal Berkshire Regiment. All volunteered on the outbreak of the 1st World War in 1914, and left England for India in December, 1915. They spent all summer of 1916 on the borders of the science desert, where the average temperature was 129.4 degrees. Four are from Reading, and one from Newbury. [Standing L to R] Rifleman 793 Arthur Josey, 3 Norfolk Road, Reading, Rifleman 788 Harry Holton, 14 Leopold Road, Reading, [Sat L to R] Rifleman 789 Tom Higgs, 1 Norfolk Road, Reading, Corporal 780 Arthur Wyse, 102 Cumberland Road, Reading, Rifleman 808 John Adler, 7 Speen View Terrace, Newbury. Rifleman Adler lost a son in France.

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