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Lincolnshire Regiment

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. 1st Battalion, The Lincolnshire Regiment .
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1945 India .
1945.09 Malaya .
1945.10 Dutch East Indies: Sumatra .
1946.11 Malaya: Taiping .
. 28 Nov 46: Renamed 1st Battalion, The Royal Lincolnshire Regiment .
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. 1st Battalion, The Royal Lincolnshire Regiment .
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1946.11.28 Malaya: Taiping .
1947 UK?? .
. 25 May 47: reduced to cadre at Lincoln .
1948 Egypt: Moascar, Canal Zone .
. 28 Oct 48: Amalgamated in Egypt with 2nd Battalion without change of title .
. Jan - Jul 49: Jordan: Aqaba .
1950.06 Jordan: Aqaba .
1951.10 Egypt: 156 Transit Camp, Port Said: D Coy remained at Aqaba 3 Infantry Brigade
. Nov 51: Moascar .
. Jan 52: A Coy relieved D Coy at Aqaba .
. 21 Apr 52: Half of Bn sailed on HMT 'Empress of Australia' for Liverpool .
. 29 Apr 52: Rest of Bn sailed on HMT 'Lancashire' for Liverpool .
1952.05 England: Quorn Camp, Loughborough .
1952.07 Germany: Manchester Barracks, (Fleiger Horst Camp), Goslar 91 Lorried Infantry Brigade
1954.04 Berlin: Brooke Barracks Berlin Brigade
1955.04 England: Sobraon Barracks, Colchester .
. 19 Jul 55: Sailed from Liverpool on the 'Empire Clyde' .
1955.08 Malaya: Nee Soon, Singapore then to Kota Tinggi, Johore State 18 Infantry Brigade
. Sep 55: West Pahang: HQ at Bentong, B at Raub, D at Benta, A at Sabai. (C at Tekel and Kerdau under op con 1 Northern Nigerian Regt) .
. Apr 56: Negri Sembilan: HQ at Temerloh, HQ & A at Triang .
. Oct 56: Taiping, Perek: 28 Brigade
. Dec 56: Sungei Siput area: .
. Feb 58: Johore State .
. 25 Jul 58: Sailed from Singapore on the 'Empire Fowey' .
1958.08 Aden .
. 10 Sep 58: Sailed from Aden in the 'Devonshire' for UK .
1958.10 Germany: Elizabeth Barracks, Minden 11 Infantry Brigade Group
1960.04 England: Doniford Barracks,Watchett .
. 1 Jun 1960: Amalgamated at Doniford Barracks,Watchett with 1st Bn, The Northamptonshire Regiment, to form 1st Bn, 2nd East Anglian Regiment (Duchess of Gloucester's Own Royal Lincolnshire and Northamptonshire) .
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. 2nd Battalion, The Lincolnshire Regiment .
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1944.06 NW Europe 9 Infantry Brigade
1945 Egypt 9 Infantry Brigade
1945.12 Palestine 9 Infantry Brigade
1946.06 Egypt: .
. 28 Nov 46: Renamed .
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. 2nd Battalion, The Royal Lincolnshire Regiment .
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1946.11.28 Egypt: .
1947.01 Palestine: various locations .
1948.05 Egypt: .
. 28 Oct 48: Amalgamated in Egypt with 1st Battalion .
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