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Kenya & Aden 1958-1959

St. George's Day, 1959

Officers, 1st Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, St. George's Day, April 1959, Kenya.
Back row, left to right: Captain Peter J Blincoe; Lieutenant Peter E Dew; Lieutenant I P Hurley; 2nd Lieutenant P H Kirkup; Captain J W Meikle (RAMC); 2nd Lieutenant W R S Calvert.
Fourth row, left to right: 2nd Lieutenant  G D Haynes; 2nd Lieutenant G S Dodgsham; 2nd Lieutenant P D A S Kinnell; 2nd Lieutenant P T H Osborne; 2nd Lieutenant R J W Bliss; Captain (Quarter Master) E Turton.
Third row, left to right: Captain D Harrison; Lieutenant D S Rawles (RAPC); Lieutenant (Quarter Master) H Larmour MM; 2nd Lieutenant D C Donald; Lieutenant D H Pheysey; Lieutenant E L N Pavillard; 2nd Lieutenant P H Judge; Captain Denis Stopford; Lieutenant D L Manktelow.
Front row, left to right: Captain A Field; Major J D Thorn; Major D Ford MBE MC; Captain John G de Cordova; Lieutenant Colonel Claud H Lincoln OBE; Major General Richard N Anderson, CB, CBE, DSO; Major W A Robinson; Major D J Martin; Major A J Stead, MBE; Major G R Dockerill, MBE; Major (the Rev) F Wood.
Accession Number: KO1121/105

Warrant Officers and Sergeants, 1st Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, St. George's Day, April 1959, Kenya.
Rear row, left to right: Sergeants D Smith; D G Jones; Colour Sergeant Bland; Sergeants J Edwards, T Aristodemou; J Dickinson; J McNally; E Green; Colour Sergeant T Hunt; Sergeants R Shaw; H Robbins; J McLoughlin.
Third row, left to right: Staff Sergeant A Jones; Sergeants T Whittles; F Roberts; J Mills; Colour Sergeant R Forbes; Sergeants J Howard; A Roberts; Colour Sergeant N Briggs; Sergeants J Foster, T Reader; R Stowe; Colour Sergeant S Gillman.
Second row, left to right: WO2 L Gornall; Sergeants A Wilson; J Daglass; Staff Sergeant P Tyrell; Sergeants R Lindsay; T Whitley; Staff Sergeant R Thompson; Sergeants J Landers; A Benson; Colour Sergeant R Hankins; Sergeant George Ellwood; Sergeant T Moon.
Front row, left to right: WO2 P Morris; WO2 R Woodward; WO2 A Kershaw; Captain (QM) E Turton; Regimental Sergeant Major R J Taylor, MBE; Major General R N Anderson, CB, CBE, DSO; Lieutenant Colonel C H Lincoln, OBE; WO1 P Russell; Captain J G de Cordova; WO2 E Hearsey; WO2 D Ninian; WO2 D Parkin; WO2 W Blundell.
Accession Number: KO1121/109

St. George's Day, Gil Gil Camp, Kenya, April 1959.  Captain John de Cordova with Major General Richard Anderson.
Accession Number: KO2240/05

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