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King's Own Scottish Borderers

Dates Locations Higher Formation/Remarks
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. 1st Battalion, The King's Own Scottish Borderers .
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1945.05 Germany .
1945 Egypt .
1945.12 Palestine 9 Infantry Brigade
. Jun 46 - Jan 47: Egypt .
. Jan 47 - May 48: Palestine: Jerusalem later Lydda .
1948.05 UK .
1949.06 Hong Kong: 28 Brigade
. Apr 51 - Aug 52: Korea 28 Commonwealth Brigade
1952.12 Northern Ireland .
1955.08 Singapore .
1955.09 Malaya .
. 1957?: Malaya .
. Mar - Sep 58: Singapore: Selerang Barracks 1 Federal Brigade
. Sep 58: Sailed from Singapore .
1958.10 Scotland: Miltonbridge Camp. Penicuik .
1959.02 Berlin: Brooke Barracks Berlin Infantry Brigade Group
1961.05 Scotland: Redford Cavalry Barracks, Edinburgh .
. Jan 62: at sea ship: Oxfordshire
1962.02 Aden: Waterloo Lines .
1964.02 England: Sir John Moore Barracks, Folkestone .
. Apr 64 - Jul 64: Aden .
. May - Aug 65: Hong Kong 3 months acclimatisation and stand-by for typhoon relief:
. Aug - Oct 65: Malaysia: Jungle Warfare School near Johore Bahru 2 months jungle training
. Oct 65 - Apr 66: Borneo: Mid-West District, 3rd Division, Sarawak .
. Apr 66: Singapore .
1967.06 Germany: Belfast Barracks, Osnabruck 12 Infantry Brigade
. May 70 - Sep 70: Northern Ireland: Belfast .
1971.04 Scotland: Redford Barracks, Edinburgh .
. 9 - 13 July 71: Northern Ireland: Belfast (12 July Marches) .
. Dec 71 - Apr 72: Northern Ireland: Belfast (Springfield) .
. Nov 72 - Mar 73: Northern Ireland: Belfast (Andersonstown) .
1973.05 Germany: Brooke Barracks, Berlin Berlin Brigade
1975.05 Northern Ireland: Palace Barracks, Holywood, Belfast 39 Infantry Brigade
1976.11 Scotland: Fort George, Inverness .
. Jun - Oct 79: Northern Ireland: Belfast (Springfield/Falls) .
. Oct - Dec 77: Kenya .
. Jan - Aug 78: Belize .
. Jan - Mar 80: USA .
1980.06 Germany: Quebec Barracks, Osnabruck 5 Field Force
. Jan 82: Quebec Barracks, Osnabruck 12 Armoured Brigade
1983.11 England: Meeanee Barracks, Colchester 19 Infantry Brigade
. Mar - Aug 85: Northern Ireland: Bessbrook .
. Feb - Apr 86: Northern Ireland: Op Cara-Cara .
1987.02 Berlin: Brooke Barracks Berlin Field Force
1989.02 Scotland: Redford Barracks, Edinburgh .
. 18 Mar 89: Tercentenary Parade .
. Oct 89 - Mar 90: Northern Ireland: Fermanagh Roulement Battalion .
. Jan - Jun 91: Persian Gulf .
1992.04 England: Weeton Province Reinforcement Bn
1994.04 Scotland: Redford Cavalry Barracks, Edinburgh (Temp Home) .
1995.08 Scotland: Dreghorn Barracks, Edinburgh .
. Nov 95 - May 96: Northern Ireland: .
. Oct 97 - Mar 98: Northern Ireland: .
1999.02 Cyprus: Salamanca Barracks, Episkopi .
2001.04 England: Somme Barracks, Catterick 19 Mechanised Brigade
. Sep 01 - Mar 02: Northern Ireland: .
. Jul - Oct 03: Iraq (Op Telic 2) 19 Mechanised Brigade
2004.01 Northern Ireland: Lisanelly Barracks, Omagh .
2006.07 Scotland: Dreghorn Barracks, Edinburgh .
. 1 Aug 06: Merged with The Royal Scots Battalion, The Royal Regiment of Scotland, to form The Royal Scots Borderers, 1st Battalion The Royal Regiment of Scotland .
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. 2nd Battalion, The King's Own Scottish Borderers .
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1945.05 Burma .
1945.08 India: Kanchi Camp .
. End 45 - 1947: India: Peshawar .
1947 UK .
. 30 June 48: disbanded at Berwick-on-Tweed .
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