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The National Service Years 1945-59

bullet1st Battalion, King's Own, Trieste, Italy 1945-50
bullet2nd Battalion, King's Own, India 1945-1947
bullet7th Battalion, King's Own, India 1945-47
bullet56th Anti-Tank Regiment, Royal Artillery, King's Own, 1946
bullet2nd Battalion King's Own Band, Gibraltar, 1946
bulletLaying up of Colours; Restoration of the 5th King's Own Colours, 17th August 1947.
bullet2nd Battalion, King's Own, Eritrea
bulletBulford 1951
bulletGermany British Army of the Rhine 1951-53
bulletDrummer, Number One Dress, 1951
bulletPresentation of the Freedom of Lancaster to the Regiment August 1953
bulletKorea 1953-54
bulletHong Kong 1954-56
bulletHarington Barracks, Formby, October 1956- January 1957
bulletBarnard Castle July 1957-July 1958 & July 1959 - October 1959
bulletKenya & Aden 1958-59
bulletAir Transportation
bulletRegimental Depot - Bowerham Barracks
bulletRegimental Depot - Recruit Training Page One
bulletRegimental Depot - Recruit Training Page Two
bulletRegimental Depot - Groups
bulletRegimental Depot - Parents Day
bulletRegimental Depot - Mayor's Sunday
bulletLaying Up of Colours, September 1961
bulletTroopships
bulletSoldiers
bulletNational Service Archives
bulletNational Service Objects
bullet Territorial Army
bullet1st Battalion, King's Own - Parades in Lancaster
bullet1st Battalion, King's Own - Farewell to Lancaster Parade, 1959
bulletCadets 1960s
bulletCollection of Private Thomas Eric Birchall, number 22436278, 1st Battalion, King’s Own, 1950 – 1952
bulletDerek Dunand Collection 1947-1956
bulletInfantry Training Centre and Lancastrian Group Training Centre

Unidentified photographs


Group of King’s Own 1950s, unknown location and battalion.
Accession Number: KO2462/10

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