Soldiers of the Regiment
Group of soldiers of the 5th King’s Own stood around and looking at an
inflatable boat at Sennybridge, Brecon, 1956. All wearing waterproof
Accession Number: KO2831/01
National Service Acts Enlistment Notice to James Raybould, 12 Devonshire
Road, Morecambe, Lancashire. 18 Mar 1954
After enlistment Raybould transferred to the King’s Regiment for
training and then to the 1st East Lancashire Regiment for service. Was
in the 5th King’s Own 1956-57 following his National Service.
Accession Number: KO2831/02
National Service Acts Grade Card to James Raybould, 12 Devonshire Road,
Morecambe, Lancashire. Medically examined on 21 Oct 1953 and Passed
Accession Number: KO2831/03
Ministry of Labour and National Service card, to acknowledge receipt of
form NS39 dated 27 Jan 1954 for James Raybould.
Accession Number: KO2831/04
National Service Acts Certificate of Registration of J E Raybould, Date
of birth 25 Jul 1935.
Accession Number: KO2831/05
Lunch time for soldiers of the 5th King’s Own at Sennybridge, Brecon,
Accession Number: KO2831/06
Kit layout of a National Service soldier of the 1st Battalion King’s Own
in 1954. Photograph slightly out of focus.
Accession Number: KO2831/07
Cigarette case featuring a map of the British Zone Germany circa
1954-55. Purchased by donor whilst serving Germany.
Accession Number: KO2831/08
Unidentified German soldiers grave on roadside near Celle “taken when I
went to Hannover by truck to collect stores, 1955.” Photographed by
Donor, J E Raybould.
Accession Number: KO2831/09
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