5th Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - Next-of-Kin Commemorative Plaque for L/Corporal John William Irons.
Persons(s): Irons, J W, L/Corporal;View Item
Wiltshire Regiment - An obituary of Major Edward Athelstan Halford who was born in 1898. While in France he was shot down and taken prisoner. After the 1st World War he served in Hong Kong. During the 2nd World War he served in the Middle East and South Africa.
Persons(s): Halford, E A;View Item
4th Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - Obituary for Dudley Reginald Thomas Reddrop who was a member of the Royal Berkshire Regiment between 1939 and 1945. The document is dated 1999 and is a photocopy of the original newspaper cutting along with a copy of the cutting, the name of the publication is unknown.
Persons(s): Reddrop, D R T;View Item
5th Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - Next-of-Kin Plaque for L/Corporal John William Irons. The scroll states "He whom this scroll commemorates was numbered among those who, at the call of King and Country, left all that was dear to them, endured hardness, faced danger, and finally passed out of the sight of men by the path of duty and self-sacrifice, giving up their own lives that others might live in freedom. Let those who come after see to it that his name be not forgotten." Note - His Next-of-Kin medal is Artefact 593
Persons(s): Irons, J W, L/Corporal;View Item
3rd/4th Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - Marriage Certificate for John Walker George Avenell and Amy Emma Allum, dated 24th December, 1903.
Persons(s): Avenell, T W G, L/Sergeant;View Item
Wiltshire Regiment - Memorial Scroll of Private Walter Burton with a letter from Buckingham Palace stuck on the back of scroll
Persons(s): Burton, W;View Item
2nd Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A coloured Discharge Certificate for Private T Hewlett on leaving his Battalion in Bangalore having served from 21 June 1929 to 21 June 1936. The Certificate is dated 7 September 1936 and is signed by the Commanding Officer - and presumably posted on to Private Hewlett at his home address in the UK.
Persons(s): Hewlett, T;View Item
1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - Various documents belonging to No. 5566208 Private Harry Edward John Turner who attested at Devizes on 17th February 1925 and was transferred to the Army Reserve on 16th February 1932. They include 3rd and 2nd Class Certificates of Education for him, dated 27th May 1925 and 14th December 1925., a certified copy of his attestation and his Certificate of Service in its original envelope. There are also an Army Form B104-58 regarding a Private Turner's application to join Section D of the Army Reserve, dated January, 1937 and a Christmas menu, dated 31st December 1952 which includes numerous signatures, it belonged to Mr. H. E. J. Turner.
Persons(s): Turner, H E J;View Item
Berkshire Militia - Regimental Book listing men who joined before Dec 1792 and up to 1797, Officers with commission date, and men giving detailed physical and personal data. This volume has been re-boundView Item
Berkshire Militia - Embodiment Record 1792 which includes Rules and Regulations, Returns, General Orders, Letters, Companies 1799 showing height of men. It includes details of a Court Martial in June 1795 of the Oxon Militia mutineers. This volume has been re-boundView Item
Berkshire Militia - A hand-written book containing details of Regimental Courts-Martial over the period 1803 to 1812. This volume has been re-boundView Item
49th Regiment - A list of arms and accoutrements etc of Captain Trower's Company of the 49th Regiment in June 1758 commanded by Colonel Walsh Fort Charles Jamaica June 1758 with names of menView Item
49th Regiment - Series of articles, concerning Regimental actions, from the London Gazette published on 4th, 6th, and 8th Jan 1814. These articels were bound and presented to the 1st Bn, Royal Berkshire regiment in January 1914View Item
49th Regiment - Pay and Mess Book used by Colour Sergeant K Hutchins with a list of men and their accounts for No 5 Company (Captain King's) between April and September 1854
Persons(s): Hutchins, J, Sergeant;View Item
49th Regiment - Casual and Squad Roll Book of No 4 Company circa 1858. (Captain Roberts and Captain Gostling) with age and date of enlistment, height, trade etc. of menView Item
1st Bn, Berkshire Regiment - Three copies of a Nominal Roll for "A" Company, on 22nd March 1885 at the Battle opf Tofrek in the Sudan.View Item
1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A photocopy from the War Office Library of an account of the action at Tofrek, and operations at Tamai (with sketch maps) in 1885View Item
1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - Standing Orders for the Battalion, stationed in Camp Mount Troodos, Cyprus, in 1887
Persons(s): Smith, S J, Captain;View Item
1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - Officer's Memo Book started in Portsmouth in 1899, and concluding in Blackdown in May 1939View Item
1st Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A transcribed diary titled "Experiences of an Infantry Subaltern in the 1914-1918 War" and including a glossary of terms at the end. The name of the author, who began as a 2nd Lieutenant in the Royal Berkshire Regiment, is unclear.View Item