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1st Battalion Grenadier Guards

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. 1st Battalion Grenadier Guards .
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1945.05 Germany: Stade 5 Guards Armoured Brigade
. 11 Jun 45: Reverted back to infantry 5 Guards Brigade
. 24 Jun 45: Brunswick area 7 Armoured Division
1945.07.04 Berlin: Hermann Goering Barracks 7 Armoured Division
1945.08 Germany: Bonn .
. Feb 46: Kriegsmarine Barracks, Kiel .
. 1946: Neumunster .
1946 England: D Lines? Pirbright, Surrey .
c1946/47 England: Chelsea Barracks, London .
1947.09 England: Victoria Barracks, Windsor .
1948.04 Palestine: Nathanya: Relievd 3rd Battalion 1 Guards Brigade
1948.06 Libya: Gialo Barracks, Tripoli 1 Guards Brigade
. 1949: Libya: Prinn Barracks, Tripoli 1 Guards Brigade
1951.09 England: Brentwood Barracks, Warley .
1952.02 England: Victoria Barracks, Windsor .
1952.11 England: Wellington Barracks, London .
. 7 May 53: New colours presented by the Queen in the gardens of Buckingham Palace .
. 1953: The Queens Company presented with their New Colour (The Royal Standard of the Regiment) at Windsor Castle .
1954.03 Berlin: Montgomery Barracks Berlin Brigade
1955.02 Germany: Gort Barracks, Hubblerath 4 Guards Brigade
1958.01 England: Chelsea Barracks, London .
1959.04 England: Kandahar Barracks, Tidworth 2 Infantry Brigade
. Oct 59: Kandahar Barracks, Tidworth 1 Guards Brigade
. Jan 60: Kandahar Barracks, Tidworth 5 Infantry Brigade
. May - Oct 61: Cameroons .
1962 England: Chelsea Barracks, London .
1963.11 Germany: Gort Barracks, Hubblerath 4 Guards Brigade
1964.05 Germany: Keightley Barracks, Wuppertal 4 Guards Brigade
1965 Germany: Harding Barracks, Wuppertal 4 Guards Brigade
. Apr - Oct 65: Cyprus: Polemedhia Camp UN tour
1966.01 England: Caterham, London .
. 1967: Battalion received New Colours at Buckingham Palace .
. Aug 68 - 1969: Sharjah .
1969 England: Chelsea Barracks, London .
. Dec 69 - Apr 70: Northern Ireland: Londonderry (stationed at Magilligan) .
. Jan - Feb 71: Kenya .
. Aug - Oct 71: Northern Ireland: Belfast (Ligoniel) .
1972.02 Germany: Buller Barracks, Munster 4 Armoured Brigade
. Nov 72 - Mar 73: Northern Ireland: Londonderry .
. Mar - Jul 74: Northern Ireland: Londonderry .
1974.12 England: Chelsea Barracks, London .
. Oct 76 - Jan 77: Northern Ireland: Armagh .
1977 England: Elizabeth Barracks, Pirbright .
. 1978: Battalion received New Colours at Buckingham Palace .
. Nov 78 - Mar 79: Northern Ireland: Bessbrook .
1979.07 Berlin: Wavell Barracks Berlin Field Force
1981.12 England: Wellington Barracks, London .
. Oct 83 - Feb 84: Northern Ireland: Bessbrook .
1984 England: Cavalry Barracks, Hounslow .
1986.01 Germany: Oxford Barracks, Munster: First Warrior battalion 4 Armoured Brigade
. Sep 86 - Jan 87: Northern Ireland: Op Cara Cara .
. Jan - Mar 91: Gulf War .
1991.11 England: Wellington Barracks, London .
. 1992: Battalion received New Colours on Horse Guards Parade .
. Sep 93 - Mar 94: Northern Ireland: Armagh Roulement Bn .
. 1994: Inkerman Company joined the Battalion as Left Flank Company .
. Jan - Feb 95: Kenya 6 weeks training
1996.02 Northern Ireland: Abercorn Barracks, Ballykinler 39 Infantry Brigade
1998.03 England: Elizabeth Barracks, Pirbright .
. 1999: Northern Ireland: six month emergency tour .
2001.05 England: Victoria Barracks, Windsor 12 Armoured Brigade
. Nov 01 - May 02: Northern Ireland: .
. Jul - Oct 03: Falkland Islands .
. Sep 04 - Apr 05: Bosnia .
2006.03 England: Lille Barracks, Aldershot .
. May - Nov 06: Iraq: (Op Telic 8) 20 Armoured Brigade
. Apr - Oct 07 - Kabul, Afghanistan (Op Herrick 6) 12 Mechanised Brigade
2008.08 England: Wellington Barracks, London HQ London District
. Oct 09 - Apr 10: Afghanistan: Helmand Province: (Op Herrick 11) 11 Light Brigade
?? England: Lille Barracks, Aldershot .
. Apr - Oct 12: Afghanistan (Op Herrick 16) 12 Mechanised Brigade
2015 England: Keogh Barracks, Aldershot .
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