1st Bn, Duke of Edinburgh?s Royal Regiment - A black and white photograph of the chief clerk, Colour Sergeant Maine, when the Battalion was deployed as the Fermanagh Roulement Battalion from the 10th December 1990 to the 5th May 1991
1st Bn, Duke of Edinburgh?s Royal Regiment - A colour group photograph of the Warrant Officers and Sergeants Mess in Stanley Barracks, Hong Kong in 1990. It shows, in the back row from left to right, Sergeants Hanson, A. McIntosh, D. Gibbs, J. Inglis, R. Thomas, R. Fodey, A. Traveller, G. O?Neil, Colour Sergeant (Drum Major P. Harrill, Sergeants R. Dunford, G. Mills, M. Murrell, D. Smith, M. Brown, J. Johnson, P. Bennett and R Irving. In the centre row from left and right are Colour Sergeant A. Grant, Sergeants J. Waterfall, J. Stevens, Colour Sergeant C. Ward, Staff Sergeant G. Morgan, Colour Sergeant M. Truman, Sergeants D. Foster, M. Sharp, A. Coombes, D. Mooney, P. Doswell, R. Owens, Colour Sergeant M. Evans, Colour Sergeant P. Gibbs, Colour Sergeant D. Maine, Staff Sergeant P. Bloodworth, Sergeants C. Schofield, S. Wright and G. Smith. In the front row again from left to right are WO 2 (SQMS) N. Jenkins, WO 2 A. Gill, WO 2(RSWO) J. Hole, WO2 (CSM) A. Christain, WO 2 (CSM) P. McLeod, WO 2 (RQMS) J. Coupland, Sergeant S. Probets, Sergeant G. Pasrks, Colour Sergeant B. Stanley, WO 1 (Bandmaster) K. Hatton, WO 1 (Regimental Sergeant Major) M. Godwin, WO 2 (Band Sergeant Major) R. Wareing, WO 2 P. Maynard, Colour Sergeant G. Decarteret, WO 2(TQMS) R. Povey, WO 2(CSM) D. Porter, WO 2 K. Batty, WO 2 (CSM) R. Tait, WO2 C. Snee, WO 2 D. Moloney,and WO2 (QMSI) R. Cardy.
1st Bn, Duke of Edinburgh?s Royal Regiment - A colour group photograph of the Warrant Officers and Sergeants Mess in Stanley Barracks, Hong Kong, December in 1988. It shows, in the back row from left to right,Sergeants Waterfall, Gibbs, Cartwright, Szymczak, Ingliss, Cook, Thomas, Irving, Schofield, Owens, Browne, Murrell, Simms, Maine, Parks, Cross, Johnson, Gibbs 08, Griffith and Wright. In the middle row are Staff Sergeant Bloodworth, Colour Sergeant Decarteret, Sergeants Goddard, Doswell, Stevens, Stanley, Hanson, O?Neil, Rogers, Colour Sergeant (Drum Major) Harrill, Sergeants Smith, Finley, Foster, Cowley, Staff Sergeant Cardy, Staff Sergeant Morgan, Sergeant Tait, Colour Sergeant Vincent and Colour Sergeant Nicholson. In the front row), again from left to right are Colour Sergeants Povey, Fennell, Tait, WO2 (SQMS) Batty, WO2 Gill, WO2 (CSM) Chapman, WO2 (RQMS) Coupland, WO2 (BSM) Wareing, WO2 (CSM) Lawrence, WO1 (RSM) Fedrick, WO1 (BM) Hatton, WO1 (SSM) James, WO2(CSM) Moloney, WO2 (CSM) Christian, WO2 (CSM) McLeod, WO2 Gardner and Colour Sergeant Grant.
1st Bn, Duke of Edinburgh?s Royal Regiment - A digital colour image of what is believed to be Battalion Headquarters staff in Canterbury in the nid1980s. [Rear Row L to R] Corporal Garner, -?-, Corporal Maine, -?-, L/Corporal Nichol. [Seated L to R] C/Sergeant Duran, Major Parslow, Lieutenant Colonel Mackereth, Captain Simon Cook, -?-.
...1918 the 1st Royal Berkshire war diary entry reads:
4.55a.m. Zero hour 4.55a.m. During night much gas put over. A concentration of gas shells seriously interfered with troops forming up for attack, and 1 officer wounded, Lt. Englebach. Barrage opened and 3 Coys A B and C advanced to attack, with D Coy...