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The National Service Years 1945-59

Hong Kong 1954-1956

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1st Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, Battalion Assault Pioneers preparing a Class V type raft, Hong Kong, 1955.
Accession Number: KO0883/055


'B' Company, 1st Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, river crossing, Hong Kong, 11th March 1955
Accession Number: KO0883/074


'B' Company, 1st Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, river crossing, in forming up point, Hong Kong, 1956.
Accession Number: KO0883/085


'B' Company Landing Exercise, Number 5 Platoon flings itself ashore.  1st Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, Hong Kong, November 1954
Accession Number: KO1023/12


Support Company, 1st Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, Hong Kong, 1956.
Accession Number: KO0883/048


1st Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, in Hong Kong, is visited by General Sir Charles Loewen, General Officer Commanding in Chief, Far East Land Forces, circa 1955/56.  Weapon training.
Accession Number: KO0883/069 & KO2590/054


Brew Time on Exercise, 1st Battalion, King's Own  Royal Regiment, Hong Kong, 1955.
Accession Number: KO2225/05


1st Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, Hong Kong, circa 1955.
Accession Number: KO2490/448


1st Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, Hong Kong, circa 1955.
Accession Number: KO2490/449


1st Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, Hong Kong, circa 1955.
Accession Number: KO2490/449a

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