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1920s and 1930s

Guard Room Bell, 1st Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment

In 1929 the 1st Battalion, out of the Commanding Officer's fund, purchased a bell for the Guard Room from the Croydon Bell Foundry.  The bell was to appear in various photographs including when the 1st Battalion was on exercise.


Guard room bell, 1st Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, 1929
Accession Number: KO0209/10 and KO0445/36


Guard room bell, 1st Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, 1929.
Accession Number: KO0209/10a


Second from the right is Private Frederick Wadeson, number 3708709, 1st Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, circa late 1920s.
Accession Number: KO1678/16 and KO1678/17

 

Only a proportion of our collections are on display at anyone time.  Certain items are on loan for display in other institutions.  An appointment is required to consult any of our collections which are held in store.

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