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SBYRW : 38984

1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia photograph of the Battalion marching into the Depot in April 1950 after detraining, having arrived from Krefeld in Germany. From the top of the photo the sub units are listed as No 2 Coy details, No 1 Coy details (Non Malaya element), Colour Party, Headquarters Company (Malaya bound), Lieutenant T A Gibson, CSM (WO2) Otten, Major E Cottingham MC, Executive Company (Malaya Bound), Major D Gilson MC, CSM (WO2) Cripps. The RSM is WO1 Bull, The Adjutant Captain J R Roden, The Commanding Officer Lieutenant Colonel N E C Kenrick DSO. Drum Major Pegg is leading. [NOTE - The Battalion at this point had been ear marked for a tour in Malaya]

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SBYRW : 38985

1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia photograph of the Headquarters Company marching into the Depot in April 1950 after detraining, having arrived from Krefeld in Germany. Formed up at the top of the photo are Captain Ballentine MC, Major G D Young MC (Devon Regt), Padre T Yates, Major G Woolnough MC, Major (QM) J C Newton MBE MM, Captain (QM) A G Goswell, Major R K Archer. Just forward of this group is Captai J R Roden; taking the salute is Lieutenant Colonel N E C Kenrick, in the centre is RSM (WO1) Bull. Leading the Company are Major E Cottingham MC (Gloucestershire Regt), Lieutenant T A Gibson and CSM (WO2) Otten

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