1st Bn, Duke of Edinburgh's Royal Regiment - A black and white photo of three officers, Lieutenant Colonel Lea-Cox, Major P Bradley and Major C Rendle, eating from their mess tins during the Commanding Officer's Test Exercise on West Lavington Ranges on Salisbury Plain on the 13/14th April 1977 when the Battalion was stationed at the School of Infantry, Warminster, as Demonstration Battalion
1st Bn, Duke of Edinburgh's Royal Regiment - A black and white group photograph of the officers of the new Battalion straight after the Amalgamation Parade at Albany Barracks, Isle of White, on 9th June 1959; the amalgamation was between the Royal Berkshire Regiment and the Wiltshire Regiment.
1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white photograph of some members of the advance party at the FARELF training centre, Tampoi Barracks, Johore Bahru, Malaya. It was here that they started training for future deployment in Malaya. From left to right they are 2nd Lieutenant M R Rendle (Devon Regt), 2nd Lieutenant J W Loe and 2nd Lieutenant M Hartland.
1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white photograph of some members of the advance party at the FARELF training centre, Tampoi Barracks, Johore Bahru, Malaya. It was here that they started training for future deployment in Malaya. From left to right they are 2nd Lieutenant Rendle, 2nd Lieutenant Loe, Lieutenant Waymouth, Lieutenant T A Gibson and 2nd Lieutenant Hartland.
1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white photograph of a number of officers in the Battalion Rugby Team in Hong Kong in the inter unit final versus 58 Medium Battery, Royal Artillery (The Battalion lost 5-8) It shows, from left to right, Captain Roden, 2nd Lieutenant Crafter, Captain Reynolds, Lieutenant Yiend, 2nd Lieutenant Rendle, Lieutenant Carter (All in stripes)
1st Bn, Duke of Edinburgh?s Royal Regiment - A colour photograph of the officers in Minden, West Germany, believed to have been taken about 1968. It shows in the rear row from left to rightLieutenant D Hardwick (Glosters), Lieutentant A Briard,Lieutenant D Stone, Lieutenant R Harison (R Signals) Lieutenant B Hodges, Captain E Churcher (R Hamps), Lieutenant G Mawle,Lieutenant Titley, Lieutenant Morris (R Hamps), Lieutenant M Seeley, Second Lieutenant M Cornwell. (Middle row L to R) (1st) Lieutennat N West, Captain D Newton, Captain (QM) D Mortimer. Captain C Hoatson (REME), Captain T M Daly, Captain J Lillies (D and D), Captain M Smith-Rewse (Glosters), Captain D Foster, Captain I Nelson (RAPC), Captain P Dennison, Captain J Barrow, Lieutenant R Vaughan-Payne. (Sat L to R) Major (QM) J Price, Major Rose, Major H Canning), Captain J Mermagen (Glosters) Adjutant,Major Graham Second in Command, Lieutenant Colonel T A Gibson Commanding Officer, Major M Van Lessen (R Hamps),Major E Edwards, Major V Ridley, Major Oldfield, Captain C.G. Rendle. [This photograph was presented to the officer?s mess on the occasion of him leaving the battalio
...1945 the 1st Royal Berkshire war diary entry reads:
0244hrs. "B" Coy recce patrol to find if X Rds 984508 and Rd & Track junc 989505 were mined, returns. Reports area NOT mined.
0340hrs. Second "B" Coy recce patrol reports HeHORST 988503 OCCUPIED by enemy. Sounds of digging heard in area.
Quiet day. Bn...