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Royal Fusiliers

                                                                                                1st Battalion, The Royal Fusiliers 
Dates Locations Higher Formation  
       
1943.09.24 Italy: 17 Ind Infantry Brigade  
  18 June 45: at sea     
1945.07 England:    
  1946: converted back to infantry    
1946 Germany: Aldershot Barracks, Iserlohn 153 Infantry Brigade  
  1947: Aldershot Barracks, Iserlohn 6 Infantry Brigade  
  1947: Aldershot Barracks, Iserlohn 5 Infantry Brigade  
1949.12 Berlin: Brooke Barracks    
1951 Egypt? England?     
1952.08 Korea  28 Commonwealth Brigade  
  Aug 53: at sea    
1953.09 Egypt: Canal Zone    
1954.05 Sudan: South Barracks, Khartoum    
1955.04 England:    
  Nov 56 - Dec 56: Suez    
1958 Persian Gulf     
1959 Kenya  24 Infantry Brigade  
1962 Malta     
1963.06 Germany: Belfast Barracks, Osnabruck 12 Infantry Brigade Group  
1967.06 Sharjah    
  23 Apr 68: Renamed 3rd Battalion, The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers upon formation of    
  a "large" regiment from the Fusilier Brigade     
       
       
                                                                                     2nd Battalion, The Royal Fusiliers 
Dates Locations Higher Formation  
       
1944.12.15 Greece  12 Brigade, 4 Infantry Div  
1945 Egypt: Mustapha Barracks, Alexandria    
  9 Feb 47: Egypt: Canal Zone, El Ballah then Fayid as Guard Battalion    
1948 England?    
  14 Jul 48: disbanded