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1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A black and white portrait photo of Sergeant T Weston taken at Gibraltar around 1900 Photographer Campbell Sinclair Gibraltar

Person(s): Weston, T, Sergeant;


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1st Bn, Duke of Edinburgh's Royal Regiment - A black and white photo of Lieutenant Colonel David Jones, the Commanding Officer, with some of the Mayors and Town Council Chairmen from Wiltshire who were guests of the Battalion, probably shortly before it ceased to be the Demonstration Battalion at the School of Infantry at Warminster on Salisbury Plain in 1978; from Left to Right, the guests are Mrs Maureen Weston of Melksham, Mr William Turpin of Thamesdown, Mrs Lillian Rose of Marlborough, Major Arthur Clarke of Devizes, Mr Don Wiffen of Calne, Mr I C Light of Salisbury, Mrs D Main of Warminster, Mr Eric Hughes of Chippenham, Mr Maurice Webb of Bradford-on-Avon, Mr Denis Calnan of Wootton Bassett and Mrs Mary Pearce of Trowbridge

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1st Bn, Royal Gloucestershire, Berkshire and Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white photograph of 4 Platoon of "B" Company taken on 27th April 1994 in Alma Barracks, Catterick, Yorkshire. The photograph was taken shortly after the amalgamation of the Gloucestershire Regiment (28th/61st) and the Duke of Edinburgh's Royal Regiment (49th, 62nd, 66th & 99th)

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1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A black and white photograph of Brigadier General Spencer Vaughan Percy Weston, Distinguished Service Order and two Bars, Military Cross. His first award of the DSO was announced in the London Gazette 17.4.1917, the first Bar on the 18.2.1918 and the second Bar on the 26.7.1918. His Military Cross was announced 13.2.1917. He temporarily commanded the Battalion in France for a short period in 1916. When the Cadre of the Battalion arrived in Reading in 1919, he was at the Railway station to meet them.

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The photograph

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8th Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A copy of a black and white group photograph of the Adjutant and the Drums of the Battalion in 1915, with list of names on the rear though it is not clear which names apply to which person

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2nd Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white photograph of members of a successful Battalion polo team on Gibraltar in July 1914 with, left to right, Law, Blake, Weston, Fowle.

Person(s): Law,,; Blake,,; Weston,,; Fowle,,;


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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white photograph of the four officers who comprised the Battalion's Polo team with (left to right) Lieutenants Sweney, Tullis, Weston and Timmis. This team were the winning team on the Mooi River tour in South Africa in June 1912.

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A group photo containing all but the last three of the names shown here - some of the spellings of the names are dubious!

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - 9 photocopied sheets of photographs taken between 1957 and 1959 by F Thorpe while serving in Cyprus. Included on a further 8 typed and hand written sheets are details of operation 'Filtertip' and an index to the photographs. A total of 21 of the photographs have been scanned and are available here

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1st Bn, Royal Gloucestershire, Berkshire and Wiltshire Regiment - A colour photograph of soldiers at an ?A? company observation post (2a) above Gorazde showing, from left to right, L/Corporal Marbrow, Privates Weston, Parker, Hall, Wilson, Bridson, and L/Corporal McGregor.

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2nd Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A sepia photograph of a group of soldiers carrying out fatigue duties in South Africa during the Boer War 1899 ? 1901. It is entitled ?Navvies at Work?. and shows, from left to right, Private Hobson, Private Glazebrook, Private Sturgess, Private Haynes, Corporal O?Connell, Sergeant Vockins, Private Weston, Private Spencer, Private Challis, Private Bowles, Private Holland, Private Whiteing, Private Midwinter. [Later in life Sergeant Vockins became the caretaker of the Drill Hall in Wokingham]

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Battalion tug-of-war team at Inkerman Barracks 1903

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1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A sepia photograph of the Battalion tug-of-war team at Inkerman Barracks in 1903. This year they were the winners of the 120 stone Army Championship. (standing from left to right are L/Corporal Brooks, L/Sergeant Weston, Private Lailey, L/Sergeant Bartholomew, Private Tilton, L/Corporal Brown and L/Corporal Downes. Seated from left to right are Corporal Doubleday, Sergeant Major Bestley, Captain Moore, Sergeant Godfrey and Private Allen.

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia photograph of Warrant Officers and Sergeants in Dublin in 1921. It shows in the rear row from left to right, Sergeant Sanders, Sergeant Drewitt, Sergeant Bradshaw, L/Sergeant Foakes, Sergeant Walker, Sergeant Hayter, Sergeant Preece, L/Sergeant Tippett, Sergeant Saunders, Sergeant Tovey and Sergeant Colborne. In the 2nd row are Sergeants Giles, Archard, Harris, Gale, Elliot, Yeatts, Bucknell, Collier, White, Sweeney and Wilson. In the 3rd row are Sergeant Drummer Mead, Sergeant Webb, Sergeant Liddard, CQMS Seton, CQMS Fennell, Sergeant Wayman, Sergeant Fitch, Sergeant Verge, Sergeant Jefferies MM, Sergeant Bathe, CQMS Fortune and CQMS Brain. Seated at the front are Armourer S/Sergeant Woolaston, RQMS Keep, CSM Baish, CSM Waite MC, DCM, RSM Parker, Lieutenant R.F.J. Hayward VC, MC, Colonel Commandant R.D.F. Oldman CMG, DSO, Major E.L. Makin DSO, Bandmaster Collier, CSM Weston, CSM Wilkins, CSM Penny and QMS (Orderly room Sergeant) Gray.

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7th Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia photograph of Private 12298 Albert Percy Weston. He served in ?A? Company and died of wounds on the 24th April 1917 in Greece. He has no known grave and is commemorated on the Doiran Memorial. He was awarded the Gold Medal for Bravery (Serbia). He was the son of Mrs J Weston, Westbrook, Bromham, Chippenham, Wiltshire.

Person(s): Weston, A P, Private;


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1st/4th Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia group photograph of members of Salisbury Corporation who were serving with the Battalion in Delhi, India in 1915. It shows, standing from left to right,,Private G. Robins (Highways department), Private E. Weston (works department), Private B. Shergold (works department), Drummer Egington (Highways department) and Private W.Stagg (Works department). Seatedt sre Sergeant J. Hows (works department), C/Sergeant C. Notley Salisbury deputy city surveyor) and L/Corporal E.C. Barfoot (assistant foreman Highways department).

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia digital image of Lieutenant Arnold Henry Bleckly (Left) and Lieutenant Weston at Harrismith, South Africa, 1911.

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5th Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A sepia image of Private T. Weston from 7, Havelock Road, Reading KIA

Person(s): Weston, T, Private;


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1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A black and white photo of the 120 Stone Tug-of-War Team who were the Winners of the Army Championship at Aldershot in 1903/4/5 - Photographer; Lafayette

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1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A black and White group photograph of the members of the Corporals Mess at Dover, March, 1912. [Rear Row [6th] L to R] L/Corporals Green, Milliard, Rogers, Ward, Cripps, Holmes, Eyre, Hemmings, Strange, Payne, Yates, Surridge, Davis, Cooper, Ireland. [5th row L to R] L/Corporals Backhus, Clark, Harris, Taylor, Gibbs, Sheppard, Tubb, Peppiatt, Turvey, King, Merritt, Harris, Theobold, Burberry. [4th Row L to R] L/Corporals Belcher, Candy, Tiesteel, Corporal Herbert, L/Corporal Cochead, Corporal Siney, L/Corporal Pettit, Corporal Cross, L/Corporals Noyes, Nice, Corporals Wickins, Lovell, L/Corporal Puckett, Corporal Prior, L/Corporal Blagrove. [3rd Row L to R] Corporal Saxton, L/Corporals Crump, Hoar, Pleasant, Power, Summers, Vickers, Hobson, Barwood, Coe, Prangley, Dearlove, Adams, Fussell, Corporal Watts. [2nd Row L to R] L/Corporal Welsh, Corporal Adams, L/Corporal Stringer, Corporals Horseman, Bligh, Gibbons, Smith, Captain and Adjutant W.K. Bailey, Lieutenant Colonel A.J.W. Dowell, Sergeant Major W. Cox, Corporals Lewis, Carter, Goody, Baldwin, L/Corporal Golder. [Front L to R] L/Corporals Hill, West, Richardson, A. Beeson, Yates, Sumpster, Weston, Janaway, Corporals Barnett, Bull, Cook, L/Corporal Barwood.

Person(s): Green,, L/Corporal; Milliard,, L/Corporal; Rogers,, L/Corporal; Ward,, L/Corporal; Cripps,, L/Corporal; Holmes,, L/Corporal; Eyre,, L/Corporal; Hemmings,, L/Corporal; Strange,, L/Corporal; Payne,, L/Corporal; Yates,, L/Corporal; Surridge,, L/Corporal; Davis,, L/Corporal; Cooper,, L/Corporal; Ireland,, L/Corporal; Backhus,, L/Corporal; Clark,, L/Corporal; Harris,, L/Corporal; Taylor,, L/Corporal; Gibbs,, L/Corporal; Shepphard,, L/Corporal; Tubb,, L/Corporal; Peppiatt,, L/Corporal; Turvey,, L/Corporal; King,, L/Corporal; Merritt,, L/Corporal; Theobold,, L/Corporal; Burberry,, L/Corporal; Belcher,, L/Corporal; Candy,, L/Corporal; Tiesteel,, L/Corporal; Herbert, Corporal; Coxhead,, L/Corporal; Siney, Corporal; Pettit,, L/Corporal; Cross, Corporal; Noyes,, L/Corporal; Tice,, L/Corporal; Wickens, Corporal; Lovell, Corporal; Duckett,, L/Corporal; Prior, Corporal; Blagrove,, L/Corporal; Saxton, Corporal; Crump,, L/Corporal; Hoar,, L/Corporal; Pleasant,, L/Corporal; Power,, L/Corporal; Summers,, L/Corporal; Vickers,, L/Corporal; Hobson,, L/Corporal; Barwood,, L/Corporal; Coe,, L/Corporal; Prangley,, L/Corporal; Dearlove,, L/Corporal; Adams,, L/Corporal; Fussell,, L/Corporal; Watts, Corporal; Welsh,, L/Corporal; Adams, Corporal; Stringer,, L/Corporal; Horsman, Corporal; Bligh, Corporal; Gibbons, Corporal; Smith, Corporal; Bailey, W K, Captain; Dowell, A J W, Colonel; Cox, W, Major; Lewis, Corporal; Carter, Corporal; Goody, Corporal; Baldwin, Corporal; Golder,, L/Corporal; Hill,, L/Corporal; West,, L/Corporal; Richardson,, L/Corporal; Beeson,, L/Corporal; Sumpster,, L/Corporal; Weston,, L/Corporal; Janaway,, L/Corporal; Barnett, Corporal; Bull, Corporal; Cook, Corporal;


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2nd Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A sepia photo of the Battalion on parade in Raglan Barracks, Devonport Summer, 1895 under the command of Lieutenant.-Colonel J G Ponsonby. Photo has top left corner missing. - Officers L to R] Lieutenant A.G. Bingley, 2nd Lieutenant A.H. Bathurst, 2nd Lieutenant C.E. Birch, Major H. Lynch, Captain I.T. Owen, 2nd Lieutenant F. Ready, 2nd Lieutenant R.H. Collins, 2nd Lieutenant Buchanan-Dunlop, 2nd Lieutenant C.H.B. Weston, Captain W.K. McClintock, 2nd Lieutenant H. Street, Captain W.M. Inglis, Lieutenant E.H. Blunt, Captain R.E.T. Bray, Captain G.W. Richards, Captain R.G. Macdonnell, Lieutenant P.W. North, [On right flank] Lieutenant and Quartermaster Mr. Cloke, Sergeant Major Summers.

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