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1st Bn, Wessex Regiment - A colour photo of the Mortar Platoon's Officers, Warrant Officers and Sergeants, probably at Devizes, around 1991 Photographer; Borg Photography, Stoke St Michael, Bath

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1st Bn, Royal Gloucestershire, Berkshire and Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white photograph of members of the officers mess staff 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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2nd Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A black and white photocopy of a photograph of Sergeant 8022 Walter Oakley DCM. He was born in 1887 and enlisted at Reading on the 25th September 1905; he was posted to the 2nd Battalion in India. He went to France on the 6.11.14. The citation for his Distinguished Conduct Medal reads ?For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. He took command of a bombing party, and succeeded in clearing the enemy out of the trench. He set a fine example of courage and determination. (L.G. 11th May 1917)?. He was taken prisoner at the same time and died in 1968.

Person(s): Oakley, W, Sergeant;

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment ? A sepia photograph of the Machine Gun Company (?D?) soccer team, winners of the Alexandria area six-a-side tournament held on New Year's Day 1931. It shows,, standing,from lrft to right, Corporal Lawley, Private French, Corporal Oakley, Corporal Clifford snd Sergeant Brett; seated;. again left to right, are Private Coleman, WO 2 (CSM) Rose, Private Jones 58 and L/Corporal Hands.

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment ?? A black and white photograph of three soldiers from the battalion in Cyprus, 1956 ?? 1959. [L to R] Private J. Lucas, Private G. Dunham, Private Michael Oakley.

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9th Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A group of recruits at Bovington Camp about 1915. [Rear row L to R], Privates G. Bunce, W. Barnett, F. Hathaway. R. Boundy. [2nd Row L to R] Privates F.J. Prior, F. Bricker, F. Taylor, J. Encoh, J.R. George, W. Allwright, G.W. Quelch, H.F. Rickett. [3d Row L to R] Corporal A.W. Hail, Sergeant W.H. Finch, L/Sergeant S.G. Hathaway, L/Corporal R. Oakley, [Sat front L to R] Privates W.J. Heales, J. Payne, H.W. Hudson, T.E. Bartlett.? [ In 1916 the 9th Battalion became the 37th Training Reserve Battalion.

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