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SBYRW : 19232

1st/4th Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia photo, taken from Sergeant Mundy's Journal, of the 'A' Company Hockey Team which won the Battalion Hockey League in the winter of 1915-1916 at Delhi in India

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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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2nd Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A colour photograph of the Commonwealth grave marker for CSM (WO2) Staples of ?B? Company. He was killed in action at Kin-U, Central Burma, in January 1945. He was described as a well educated war time conscript from North London, the son of a building contractor. He is buried at Taukkyan Cemetery, 20 miles north of Rangoon.

Person(s): Staples, , WO2;


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SBYRW : 43970

1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia photograph of the Battalion football tam the winners of the Salisbury Plain Area Cup, 1925 - 1926. (Standing L to R) L/Corporal Staples, Corporal Knowles, Sergeant Poolman, Sergeant Findlay, Private Voller, L/Sergeant Veck, Corporal Hart, CSM Hill. (Sat L to R) Private Dexter, Lieutenant and Adjutant O G, Woodhouse, Lieutenant Colonel F H Dansey CMG, DSO, Lieutenant and Quartermaster G. Parker, Sergeant Giles. (front L to R) Private Salmons, Private Jones.

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