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Essex Regiment

Dates Locations Higher Formation/Remarks
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. 1st Battalion, The Essex Regiment .
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1945.05 Burma 36 Infantry Division
1945 India 72 Infantry Brigade
. Mar 47: India 29 Infantry Brigade
1948.01 England: Colchester .
. 1948: Reduced to cadre .
. 3 Nov 48: amalgamated at Colchester with 2nd Battalion without change of title .
1948 England: Colchester Depot bn
1951.04 Germany: Elizabeth Barracks, Minden 31 Infantry Brigade
. Dec 51: Worcester Barracks, Luneburg 31 Infantry Brigade
1953.05 UK .
1953.08 Korea: Salamanca Camp, South of the Imjin River 28 Commonwealth Brigade
. Jun 54: Sailed from Korea .
1954.07 Hong Kong: Dodswell Ridge Camp .
1957.08 Germany: Moore Barracks, Dortmund 5 Brigade
. 2 Jun 58: Amalgamated with 1st Bn, The Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment, to form 1st Bn, 3rd East Anglian Regiment (16th/44th Foot) .
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. 2nd Battalion, The Essex Regiment .
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1945 Germany 13 Infantry Brigade
1946.08 Trieste: Lazzaretto Barracks 13 Infantry Brigade
. May 47: Trieste: Mestre .
1947? UK? .
1948? UK? .
. 3 Nov 48: amalgamated at Colchester with 1st Battalion .
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