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SBYRW : 11794

1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A black and white photo of the 'A' Company Athletics Team who were the winners of the Inter-Company Athletics 1932-33 in India, probably at Dinapore

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SBYRW : 11795

1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A black and white photo of the 'A' Company Athletics Team who were the winners of the Inter-Company Shield at Dinapore in 1932

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SBYRW : 18569

1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A black and white photo of 'A' Company Obstacle Race Team, winners of the 1929-30 Battalion Race. 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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SBYRW : 21471

Wiltshire Home Guard - A black and white photograph of a Wiltshire Home Guard unit, taken outside the Red Lion Inn, dated October 1942. The location and people in this photograph were not originally named, but following an appeal on the Museum's website the pub was confirmed in August 2009 as the Red Lion, Castle Eaton, licensee Reginald G King, and the unit as the Blunsdon Platoon. The landlady at the time provided the information given here from a copy of the photograph in the pub which named all those present. All rows read from left to right. Top row:- W. Kemble, E. Walsh, W. Wiltshire, R. Kemble, J. Kemble, J. Cole, H. Mills, P. Mills, W. Stroud. 2nd row:- E. Beazley, I. Wiltshire, F. Mulcock, T. Card, H. Kemble, Mr. Vines, A. Percival, C. Kemble, S. Wilkins, S. Curtis. 3rd row:- B. Card, R. Mulcock, H. Cole, H. Painter, B. Nicholls, Mr. Skinner, E. Adams, A. Drew, J. Jackson, J. Pearce, S. Brunsdon, A. New. Seated Row:- A. Staples, W. Mulcock, G. Wiltshire, T. Adams, T. Green, Major Archer (with trilby hat), S. Maundrell, Mr. King (Licensee), W. Wiltshire, J. Adams, Mr. Groves. Sitting on floor:- P. Stroud, S. Marshall, R. Wiltshire, E. Stroud, Mr. Perry, T. Sandle, C. Agamber, J. Mulcock.

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SBYRW : 28009

1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment- A black and white photograph of L/Corporal 7851 Thos W. Painter who was killed in action on the 15th April 1915; he came from 6 Dover Street, Reading. He is buried in Vieille-Chapelle New Military Cemetery, Lacouture, Grave II.C.6.

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SBYRW : 28462

1st Bn , Duke of Edinburgh?s Royal Regiment - A black and white photograph of the Corps of Drums at Tidworth, 1960. (rear row Left to Right) Private J. Cox, Drummer A. Knapp, Private T. Matthews, Private B. Baggott, L/Cpl F. Wellman, Drummer J. Simons, Private V. Silvester, Private J. McLeod, Private A Brown. (centre row) Drummer R. Edwards, Drummer H. Parrish, Private P. Veal, Drummer B. Vincent, Corporal P. Threadgill, L/Corporal W. Morris, Drummer L. Painter, Drummer C. Price, Private P. Doyle. (front row) Corporal S. Gane, Corporal W. Thomas, Colour Sergeant (Drum Major) A. Ford, Captain and Adjutant W.G.R. Turner, Lieutenant Colonel G.F Woolnough MC, WO1 (RSM) L.R. Hodges, Corporal R. Smith, Corporal T. Orsborn, Corporal B. Williams. Captain Turner later commanded the Battalion and also became the Colonel of the Regiment. L/Corporal Morris later became the Drum Major in Minden.

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SBYRW : 28568

99th Regiment - A sepia photograph of the graves of the men of the 99th at Euphorbia Hill near Fort Pearson. This was largely filled by those who died from disease rather than enemy action. Soldiers from the 99th Foot known to be buried here are Private C Baden who died 2 March 1879, Private N Jones who died 3 March 1879 and Private W Painter who died 13 March 1879. All three were in ?D? company and died from typhoid.

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SBYRW : 28814

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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SBYRW : 33328

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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SBYRW : 6998

2nd Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A sepia photograph of the Corporals in India sometime between 1907 and 1911. Reading from the back row, forward. [Rear 8th Row L to R] L/Corporals Smith, Faulkner, Hanks, Thompsett, Smith, Edwards, Clark, Ilsley, Price, Headlong, Pounds. [7th Row L to R] L/Corporals Dyer, Turner, Boyd, Morris, Iremonger, Matthews, Collins, Rose, Biddle, Shaylor, Homer, Smith. [6th Row L to R] L/Corporals Hillier, Carpenter, Woodland, Harding, Presland, Thatcher, Dewe, Humphries, Brettell, Hodge. [5th Row L to R] L/Corporals Pearce, Hague, Sheppard, Langley, Hodsdon, Harvey, Cheesman, Woods, Mead, Wilder, Painter, Robinson, Huggins, Smith, Taylor, Bristol, Shilton, Shea, Harrison. [4th Row L to R] L/Corporals Woodage, Webb, Phillips, Annetts, Walters, Bunce, Thomas, Sheehan, Woodbridge, Jones, McKillop, Corporal Chandler, L/Corporals Smith, Teagle, Woodward, Webb. [3rd Row L ro R] L/Corporals Biggs, Cripps, Hewitt, Newman, Corporals Greenway, Venn -?-, Allen, Woodland, Powell, Booker, Lyons, L/Corporals Dyer, Pusey, Corporal Johnson, L/Corporals Watts, Bishop , Chewter, Randell, Sayers. [2nd Row L to R] L/Corporals A. Beeson, Justice, Sullivan, Kingh, Baigent, Corporals Gibbons, Laing, Crombleholme, Higgins, Doe, Captain and Adjutant A.J. Fraser, Lieutenant Colonel R.N. Gamble DSO, Sergeant Major Quick, Corporals Charge, Bowler, Burrows, Fullbrook, Beard, L/Corporals Betteridge, Hamblin, Wareham, Seeley. [Sat front L to R] L/Corporals Heath, Wells, Arnold, Davis, Edge, Nilen, Thatcher, Dobson, Ridge, Soane, Hancock, Spencer, Haunts, Couldrey, Corporal Carpenter.

Person(s): Smith,, L/Corporal; Faulkner,, L/Corporal; Hanks,, L/Corporal; Thompsett,, L/Corporal; Edwards,, L/Corporal; Clark,, L/Corporal; Illsley,, L/Corporal; Price,, L/Corporal; Headlong,, L/Corporal; Pounds,, L/Corporal; Dyer,, L/Corporal; Turner,, L/Corporal; Boyd,, L/Corporal; Morris,, L/Corporal; Iremonger,, L/Corporal; Matthews,, L/Corporal; Collins,, L/Corporal; Rose,, L/Corporal; Biddle,, L/Corporal; Shaylor,, L/Corporal; Homer,, L/Corporal; Hillier,, L/Corporal; Carpenter,, L/Corporal; Woodland,, L/Corporal; Harding,, L/Corporal; Presland,, L/Corporal; Thatcher,, L/Corporal; Dewe,, L/Corporal; Humphris,, L/Corporal; Brettell,, L/Corporal; Hodge,, L/Corporal; Pearce,, L/Corporal; Hague,, L/Corporal; Sheppard,, L/Corporal; Langley,, L/Corporal; Hodsdon,, L/Corporal; Harvey,, L/Corporal; Chessman,, L/Corporal; Woods,, L/Corporal; Mead,, L/Corporal; Wilder,, L/Corporal; Painter,, L/Corporal; Robinson,, L/Corporal; Huggins,, L/Corporal; Taylor,, L/Corporal; Bristow,, L/Corporal; Shilton,, L/Corporal; Shea,, L/Corporal; Harrison,, L/Corporal; Woodage,, L/Corporal; Webb,, L/Corporal; Phillips,, L/Corporal; Annetts,, L/Corporal; Walters,, L/Corporal; Bunce,, L/Corporal; Thomas,, L/Corporal; Sheehan,, L/Corporal; Woodbridge,, L/Corporal; Jones,, L/Corporal; McKillop,, L/Corporal; Chandler, Corporal; Teagle,, L/Corporal; Woodward,, L/Corporal; Biggs,, L/Corporal; Cripps,, L/Corporal; Hewitt,, L/Corporal; Newman,, L/Corporal; Greenway, Corporal; Venn, Corporal; Bestin, Corporal; Allen, Corporal; Woodland, Corporal; Powell, Corporal; Booker, Corporal; Loynes, Corporal; Pusey,, L/Corporal; Johnson, Corporal; Watts,, L/Corporal; Bishop,, L/Corporal; Chewter,, L/Corporal; Randell,, L/Corporal; Sayers,, L/Corporal; Beeson,, L/Corporal; Justice,, L/Corporal; Sullivan,, L/Corporal; Kingh,, L/Corporal; Baigent,, L/Corporal; Gibbons, Corporal; Laing, Corporal; Crombleholme, Corporal; Higgins, Corporal; Doe, Corporal; Fraser, A J, Captain; Gamble, R N, Colonel; Quick,, Major; Charge, Corporal; Bowler, Corporal; Burrows, Corporal; Fullbrook, Corporal; Beard, Corporal; Betteridge,, L/Corporal; Hamblin,, L/Corporal; Wareham,, L/Corporal; Hart,, L/Corporal; Heeley,, L/Corporal; Heath,, L/Corporal; Wells,, L/Corporal; Arnold,, L/Corporal; Davis,, L/Corporal; Edge,, L/Corporal; Nilen,, L/Corporal; Dobson,, L/Corporal; Ridge,, L/Corporal; Soane,, L/Corporal; Hancock,, L/Corporal; Spencer,, L/Corporal; Scrivens,, L/Corporal; Haunts,, L/Corporal; Couldrey,, L/Corporal; Carpenter, Corporal;


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SBYRW : 7064

4th Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A black and white photo of the Corps of Drums at Reading in 1908. (Rear row l to R) Buglers F.A. Garner, Garrett, Godwin, Mears, Salt, Snarey, Smith, Lamden, Morris, Dormer, (Middle row L to R) Bugler Harrison, Bugler Beasley, Drummer Allen, Bugler Weller, Bugler G. Lee, Drummer Jordan, Bugler White, Bugler F. Gardner, Bugler Gardner, Bugler Langford, Bugler Painter, Bugler Cook. (Sat L to R) Bugler Pike, Bugler T. Lee, Bugler Gracie, L/Corporal Carter, Sergeant Burroughs, Sergeant Bugler Davey, Sergeant Griffiths, L/Corporal Godwin, Bugler F. Short, Bugler H. Short, Bugler Midgley.

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