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Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)

Dates Locations Higher Formation/Remarks
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. 1st Battalion, The Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) .
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1945 India 16 Indian Infantry Division
1945 Singapore .
1946 Malaya: Batu Pahat .
. 1947: Reduced to nil strength .
1948.08.01 reformed at Buena Vista Barracks, Gibraltar by renumbering 2nd Bn .
1948.12 Trieste: Rossetti Barracks .
1949.12.30 Hong Kong: Fan Ling, New Territories 26 Gurkha Infantry Brigade
1950.04 Malaya 26 Gurkha Infantry Brigade
1953.05 England: Streatlam Camp, Barnard Castle .
1954.07 Germany: Spey Barracks, Buxtehude 31 Lorried Infantry Brigade
. Apr 56: Spey Barracks, Buxtehude 10 Infantry Brigade
1956.09 Scotland: Redford Barracks, Edinburgh .
1957.08 Oman .
1958.05 Kenya .
1958.08.07 Jordan 16 Parachute Brigade
1958.10 Kenya: Muthanga Camp, Nairobi .
1960.03 Scotland: Milton Bridge Camp .
1960.05 Germany: Elizabeth Barracks, Minden 11 Infantry Brigade Group
1964.04 Scotland: Redford Infantry Barracks, Edinburgh .
. May 66 - Feb 67: Aden: Singapore Lines Aden Brigade
. 14 May 68: Disbanded at Castle Dangerous, Douglas .
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. 2nd Battalion, The Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) .
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1945.03 NW Europe .
1946 England: Warminster .
1947 Gibraltar: Buena Vista Barracks .
. 1 Aug 48: renumbered as 1st Battalion .
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