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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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Wiltshire Regiment - A photocopy of a black and white photo of Lionel Gordon Miles, who had previously served in the Wiltshire Regiment, in uniform, wearing the cap badge of Royal West Kent Regiment - presumably after his third attempt to reenlist - the photo also includes part of the face of an elderly lady, perhaps his mother

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1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A photocopy of a black and white photograph of the Battalion Team who were the winners of the 10th Infantry Brigade Boys Inter-Unit Boxing Competition in 1937 for the third consecutive year, with names Photographer; Lambert, Weston and Son, Folkestone

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Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white photograph of the South African Branch of the Old Comrades Association at Pietermaritzburg on the 11th November 1962. They were at the home address of Mr and Mrs J Collett, a member of the branch. Front row (kneeling) Mr W Andrews. (Sitting) (L to R) Messrs D F Stevens, H Farmer, H Hughs, S Ludlow, (Back Row) Messrs S Dear, J F Denley, Major J C Lawrence, J Collett, J Dear, E D Andrews, R Miles, P W Mobey. Most of these men were Boer War Veterans.

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1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A black and white photograph of Private F.W. Miles. He died in hospital on the 24th March 1917 and came from Radstock Road, Reading.

Person(s): Miles, F E, Private;


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1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A black and white photograph of Private J. Miles who was wounded on the Western Front during the 1st World War

Person(s): Miles, J, Private;


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1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A black and white photograph of Corporal Henry Miles. He was invalided out of the army with rheumatism during the 1st World War. He came from 31 Prospect Street, Caversham.

Person(s): Miles, H, Corporal;


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2nd Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia photograph of the brass tablet placed in Devizes church in December 1886 in memory of those who died in India from 1882 to 1886. It lists the following soldiers. Lieutenant Colonel A.M. Moir, Lieutenant Colonel C.J. Greenham, Major G.A. Wayman, Captain C.C. Nevile, Capt and Adt J. Stevens, Guille, Sergeant W. Bristow, Sergeant J. Seymore, Corporal W. Bailey, L/Corporals R. Mortimer, G.A. Warson, G. Clifford. Privates, W. Perry, G. Miles, E.G. Doughty, J. Deal, J, Chandler, J. Bainton, A. Perrett, J. Giles, H. Mortimer, G. Hunt, W. Hodges, R. Couldery, H. Welch, J. Woodhouse, Tom Plank, J. Carey, C.H. Brown, W. May, T. Complin, E. Painter, E. Minty, C. Barter.

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white photograph of the Officers and Sergeants Colour Parties drawn up prior to the handing over of the Colours on the Ferozeshah Parade at Monkton Farleigh near Corsham in December 1947. The officers carrying the Colours are Lieutenants Brown and Couzens. The Colour Sergeants receiving the Colours are Colour Sergeants Major and Miles.

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1st Bn, Royal Gloucestershire, Berkshire and Wiltshire Regiment - A colour photograph of the Christmas day celebrations at Kiseljak, during Operation Grapple which took place between September 1994 and March 1995. This image shows Corporal Miles, Private Young, Private Tyler-Creed, L/Corporal Copland, L/Corporal Baker 55, Corporal Quarterman, Private Bomberg and Corporal Chadwick.

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5th Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white photocopy of a photograph of seven ex-prisoners of war. It was taken at Arbeitkommando 4101, Kistlerhof Strasse, Munich, early in May 1945, shortly after their liberation. Left to right are Guardsman 2738968 John F. Nowland, Welsh Guards. (POW No 88486), Private 14398274 Charles H. Pinnell, DCLI (POW No 87191), Guardsman 1839890 Alfred T. Addison, Scots Guards (POW No 87624) Private 14705092 John Miles, DLI (POW No 86210), Guardsman 2738711 Dennis F. Rosier, Welsh Guards, (POW No 87626), Private 6017608 Thomas Wright 5th Wiltshire Regiment,(POW No 87170) Private 6032107 John V. Webb, 5th Wiltshire Regiment (POW No 86205)Private Webb had previously landing in France on the 6th June 1944 with the 5th Royal Berkshire Regiment, later transferring to the Wiltshire Regiment. He was captured shortly after the crossing of the River Seine.

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1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A black and white photograph of ?F? Company in Ireland in July 1907. It shows, in the top row from left to right, Privates Halfacre, Pash, Iisley, Parris, Slade, Newman, Wheeler, Berryman, Snell, Vokes, Jeffrie and Pearce, in the 5th row, Privates Fennell, Moss, Chambers, Angell, Warwick, Spiers, Shayler, Hewitt, Price, and Tebby,.in the 4th Row, L/Corporal Dollery, Privates Godding and King, L/Corporal Dean, Private Somerville, L/Corporal Chandler, Privates Cooling, Cox, Tigwell, Hopkins, Andrews and Luker with, in the 3rd row, Corporal Bradish, Privates Stapley, Goodall, Shorter, Timms, Simpson, Ingram, Sheppard, Buckle, Martin, Smith, Heifnam and Burton, in the 2nd row, Drummer Passmore, Drummer Collyer, L/Corporal Crombleholme, Corporal Wise, Sergeant Addicott, Sergeant Woodley, Sergeant Woolridge, Colour Sergeant Field, Captain A.S. Turner, 2nd Lieutenant P.N. Garnett, Sergeant Thame, L/Sergeant Ryan, L/Corporal Miles, Private Dovey, Drummer Green and Drummer Berry and, finally, in the bottom row from left to right, Privates Tubb, Woolmer, Taylor, Clements, L/Corporal Goodall, Drummer Dunstan, L/Corporal Allington, Privates Burchall and Keen.

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Berkshire Home Guard - A black and White photograph of the Leckhampstead detachment about 1941. It shows, in the rear row, from left to right, Privates A. Taylor, N. Matthews, C. Bolton, A. Rosier, D. Miles and E. Barker; in the second row again from left to right, are Privates R. Ford, V. Cannings, J. Baylis, C. Swain, F. Herbert, S. Kempster and C. Bailey; in the front row are Private K. Beckett, L/Corporal E. Deacon, Sergeant C. Greenaway, Lieutenant N.B. Crundall, Lieutenant S.W. Brown, Private A. Goddard, -?-, -?-, and, in the front are Cadets Blogg and Taylor.

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2nd Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white photograph of members of the South Africa Branch of the Old Comrades Association, on the 6th November 1966 during their annual reunion held at the Durban Light Infantry Drill Hall. All these men are veterans of the Boer War.In the rear row from left to right are Mr S Ludlow, Mr P Miles Mr W Andrews and Mr S Dear and, in the front row are Mr E Andrews, Mr P W Mobey and Mr F. Denley.

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia photograph of the soldiers still serving in 1927 at Plymouth who were the survivors from 1914. [We believe that they are a combination of 1st and 2nd Battalion 1914 men]. In the rear row from left to right are Privates King, Robins, Purdue, Norris, Smith and Gilett, Drummer Lucas, Bandsman Logan, Privates Ingledaw and Massey, Bandsman Burgess. In the 2nd row from rear again left to right are Corporal Blake, Sergeant Wiggins, Corporal Hart, Sergeant Williams, Sergeant Coburn, Band Sergeant Bartholomew, Drummer Mead , Sergeant Miles, Bandsman Ansel and Private Batt. In the 3rd row from the rear are Sergeant Grimshaw, Sergeant Poolman, Sergeant Silvester, Sergeant Rogers, Sergeant Drew, Sergeant Marks, Sergeant Kent, Sergeant Saunders, Sergeant Rattue and Sergeant Bailey. In the1st row standing again left to right are Company Quarter Master Sergeant May, Sergeant Giles, WO2 (CSM) Dillings, WO2 (CSM) Burrows, Company Quarter Master Sergeant Burrows, Company Quarter Master Sergeant Randell and Company Quarter Master Sergeant Smith. Seated left to right are WO2 (CSM) Lewis, Orderly room Quartermaster Sergeant Harris, WO1 (RSM) Brewer, Captain S.M.C.Theyre, Major P.S.L. Beaver MC, Lieutenant Colonel Dansey, Captain H.B. Rose MC, Captain R.F.J. Hayward VC, MC, Lieutenant (Quartermaster) Denley, Regimental Quartermaster Sergeant Keep and WO2 (CSM) Hill.

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4th Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white photograph of some Ex soldiers from the war time Battalion about to embark on a coach in Devizes for a trip to revisit the Normandy Battlefields in the late 1950s. In this photo is Mr A.H. Hicketts (Deal), Mr W.J. Arney (Frome), Mr R. Prowse (Maiden Bradley), Mr N.R. Trim (Westbury), Mr H. Ford (Warminster), Mr H.J. Poolman (Deal) and Mr S. Miles (Devizes).[Note some may have served in the 5th Battalion]

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6th Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A colour digital image of the Commonwealth War grave headstone in Devizes Cemetery for Private 22167 J. Miles who died on service on the 26th April 1919.

Person(s): Miles, J, Private;


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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white group image of the Orderly Room Staff at Knook Camp, Wiltshire in 1955. Standing from left to right are Private M. Barnett, L/Corporal D. Rogers, Private T. Hurst, Private C. Mail, Private B. Ralls, Private G. Phippard. Seated are Sergeant H. Daniells, WO1 (Regimental Sergeant Major) C. Mockler, Captain and Adjutant D.W. Fladgate, Lieutenant Colonel L.H. Wood OBE, Major G F.Woolnough MC, WO 2 (ORQMS) H.W.J. Miles.

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia photograph of all the members of the Sergeant Mess in Tidworth, 1926. They consist of portrait images laid out on the background of a Regimental Badge. Each image is numbered. (1) Sergeant W. Smith, (2) L/Sergeant W. Findlay, Armourer (3) Staff Sergeant H. Chelin (RAOC), (4) L/Sergeant P. Miles, (5) Sergeant W A, Seton, (6) Sergeant G. Muskett, (7) CSM A T, Hill, (8) L/Sergeant F. Maggs, (9) CQMS W E, Randell MM, (10) Sergeant E H Poolman MM, (11) Bandmaster H A, Collier, (12) Sergeant (Orderly Room) A F, Bacon, (13) Sergeant J H, Waite MC, DCM, (14) Colour Sergeant (Orderly Room) E G, Harris, (15) Sergeant H. Lee, (16) L/Sergeant Blades, (17) Sergeant C W , Saunders, (18) Sergeant L D, Colbourne, (19) L/Sergeant C, Smith, (20) Sergeant R F, Kent. (21) CQMS A. Hand, (22) Sergeant H. Marks, (23) Band Sergeant A.V. Bartholomew, (24) RQMS A. Keep MSM, (25) L/Sergeant E. Smith, (26) Sergeant Drummer J.W. Mead, (27) CQMS D.J. Vardy DCM, (28) Sergeant C.W. Sanders, (29) Sergeant G. Lane, (30) CQMS S.C.U. Rose, (31) Sergeant E.R. Powis, (32) Lieutenant and Adjutant O.G. Woodhouse, (34) Sergeant G. Simper, (35) L/Sergeant P. Mack MM, (36) Lieutenant F.H. Dansey CMG, DSO, (38) RSM G. Parker, (39) Sergeant C. Giles, (40) CSM J.J. Burrows, (41) CQMS W.H. Smith MM, (42) Sergeant G. Larkham, (43) L/Sergeant E. Veck MM, (44) CSM J.A. Penny, (45) Sergeant B.G. Parsons, (46) L/Sergeant R.P. Smith MM, (47) CSM C. Lewis, (48) L/Sergeant A. Ockwell, (49) Sergeant E.W. King, (50) CSM R. Billings MSM, (51) Sergeant W.H. Grimshaw, (52)Sergeant W.H.R. Burrows. [Some of the numbers on the original image are out of sequence]

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia photo of the battalions arrival at Corsham, Wiltshire on the 20th September, 1947 having arrived from India. Here ?A? Company are ready to march off [Right] Captain Miles.

Person(s): Miles, , Captain;


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