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Royal Regiment of Fusiliers

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. 1st Battalion, The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers .
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1968.04.23 Formed by renaming 1st Bn Royal Northumberland Fusiliers upon formation of a large regiment from the Fusilier Brigade .
1968.04 England: Kirton Lindsay: APC Battalion 6 Infantry Brigade
. 6 May 70: Converted to an Airportable Battalion 5 Infantry Brigade
. Jun - Oct 70: Northern Ireland: Belfast .
. Feb - Mar 71: Northern Ireland: Belfast .
. Jun 71: Northern Ireland: Cover the Protestant White Rock March .
. Aug 71: Northern Ireland: Belfast .
1971.09 Gibraltar: South Barracks .
1973.09 Northern Ireland: Ebrington Barracks, Londonderry 8 Infantry Brigade
1975.06 England: Oakington Barracks, Cambridge .
. Mar - Jun 76: Northern Ireland: Belfast .
. May - Jun 77: Northern Ireland: Spearhead deployment .
. Dec 77: Bermuda: Z Company + 7 Pln .
. May - Nov 78: Cyprus: UN Tour
1979.08 Germany: Elizabeth Barracks, Minden 2 Armoured Division
. Oct 80 - Mar 81: Northern Ireland: .
. 1 Jan 81: Elizabeth Barracks, Minden 11 Armoured Brigade
1984.01 Northern Ireland: Shackleton Barracks, Ballykelly 8 Infantry Brigade
1986.01 Cyprus: Salamanca Barracks, Episkopi .
1988.02 England: Connaught Barracks, Dover 5 Airborne Brigade
. Nov 88 - Apr 89: Northern Ireland: South Armagh .
1991.01 England: Mooltan Barracks, Tidworth 1 Infantry Brigade
. Jun - Jul 91: Northern Ireland: (Op Aladdin) .
. Sep - Oct 91: Northern Ireland: (Op Bronski) .
. 1 Aug 92: merged with 3rd Battalion .
1992.08 England: Battlesbury Barracks, Warminster Infantry Demonstration Battalion
1994.04 England: Somme Barracks, Catterick 19 Mechanised Brigade
. Sept 95 - Feb 96: Bosnia .
1997.04 Northern Ireland: Ebrington Barracks, Londonderry 8 Infantry Brigade
1999.05 England: St George's Barracks, North Luffenham .
2001.05 Germany: Trenchard Barracks, Celle: Warrior Battalion 7 Armoured Brigade
. 2002: Northern Ireland: .
. Feb - Mar 03: Kuwait 7 Armoured Brigade
. Mar - Jun 03: Iraq: (Op Telic 1) 7 Armoured Brigade
. Nov 03 - May 04: ISRTF
. Oct 05 - Apr 06: Iraq: (OP Telic 7) 7 Armoured Brigade
2007.08 Germany: Lumsden Barracks, Fallingbostel 7 Armoured Brigade
. May 08 - Nov 08: Iraq: (Op Telic 12) 7 Armoured Brigade
2009.08 England: Mooltan Barracks, Tidworth: Armoured Infantry role 12 Mechanised Brigade
. Apr - Oct 13: Afghanistan (Op Herrick 18 - Armoured Infantry) 1 Mechanised Brigade
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. 2nd Battalion, The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers .
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1968.04.23 Formed by renaming 1st Bn The Royal Warwickshire Fusiliers upon formation of a "large" regiment from the Fusilier Brigade .
1968.04 England: Doniford Barracks, Watchett .
1969.10 Berlin: Brooke Barracks Berlin Brigade
1971.07 England: Alma Barracks, Catterick 24 Infantry Brigade
. Oct 71 - Feb 72: Northern Ireland: Belfast .
. Jul - Nov 72: Northern Ireland: Belfast (Andersontown) .
. Jun - Oct 73: Northern Ireland: Belfast (Andersontown) .
. Oct 74 - Feb 75: Northern Ireland: Belfast (Andersontown/Suffolk/Twinbrook) .
1976.02 Germany: Alanbrooke Barracks, Paderborn 20 Armoured Brigade
. Jun - Oct 76: Northern Ireland: Armagh .
1977.10 Germany: Peninsula Barracks, Hemer 3 Armoured Division
. Jul - Nov 78: Northern Ireland: Londonderry .
1979.11 Northern Ireland: Palace Barracks, Holywood 39 Infantry Brigade
1981.03 Berlin: Brooke Barracks Berlin Brigade
1983.06 England: Bourlon Barracks, Catterick 24 Infantry Brigade
. Nov 83 - Apr 84: Falkland Islands (Resident Infantry Bn) .
. Dec 85 - Jun 86: Cyprus UN tour
1987.03 England: Picton Barracks, Bulford ACE MF(L)
1991.08 Northern Ireland: Abercorn Barracks, Ballykinlar 3 Infantry Brigade
1994.02 England: Dale Barracks, Chester 42 Brigade
. Oct 94 - Mar 95: Falkland Islands: Fire Support Company .
1996.02 Germany: Trenchard Barracks, Celle 7 Armoured Brigade
. May - Nov 97: Bosnia: OP Lodestar .
. Mar - Sep 00: Kosovo .
2001.05 England: St George's Barracks, North Luffenham .
. Dec 01 - Jun 02: Northern Ireland: .
. Apr - Aug 03: Northern Ireland: .
2003.09 Northern Ireland: Palace Barracks, Belfast .
. May - Oct 05: Iraq: Basra .
2005.12 Cyprus: Alexander Barracks, Dhekelia .
. Jan 06 - May 07: Iraq Theatre Reserve Battalion .
. Mar - Apr 06: Iraq: Basra (Two companies) .
. Jul - Nov 06: Afghanistan: ('A' Company Group) .
. Jan - May 07: Iraq: Basra (One company) .
. Feb - May 07: Afghanistan: (One company) .
2008.03 England: Cavalry Barracks, Hounslow HQ London District
. Apr - Oct 09: Afghanistan: (One company) .
2010 Germany: Trenchard Bks, Celle .
2013 Cyprus .
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. will be removed from the ORBAT and absorbed into the rest of The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers upon completion of scheduled operational commitments in the autumn of 2014 .
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. 3rd Battalion, The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers .
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1968.04.23 Formed by renaming 1st Bn Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment) upon formation of a "large" regiment from the Fusilier Brigade .
1968.04 Sharjah: .
1968.08 England: Sir John Moore Barracks, Shorncliffe .
1969.10 Gibraltar: South Barracks: Company in Tobruck .
1971.09 England: Hyderabad Barracks, Colchester .
. Jan - May 72: Northern Ireland: Province Wide .
. Jul - Sep 72: Northern Ireland: Londonderry .
. Jan - May 74: Northern Ireland: Armagh .
. Jul - ?? 74: Cyprus .
. Aug - Dec 75: Northern Ireland: South Armagh .
1975.12 England: Catterick 24 Infantry Brigade
. Mar - Apr 76: Northern Ireland: (Spearhead deployment - Whitecross Murders) .
1977.06 Germany: St Barbara Barracks, Fallingbostel 1 Armoured Division
. Oct 77 - Feb 78: Northern Ireland: Belfast, patrolled Monagh area .
. Jul - Nov 78: Northern Ireland: Londonderry .
. Nov 79 - Mar 80: Northern Ireland: Londonderry .
1981.08 Northern Ireland: Palace Barracks, Holywood 39 Infantry Brigade
1983.03 Berlin: Montgomery Barracks Berlin Brigade
1985.03 England: Alma Barracks, Catterick 24 Infantry Brigade
. Aug - Dec 85: Northern Ireland: Armagh .
. Dec 86 - Jun 87: Cyprus UN tour
. Apr 88: England: Alma Barracks, Catterick 24 Airmobile Brigade
. Jul 88 - Jan 89: Falkland Islands (B Coy) .
1989.03 Germany: Barossa Barracks, Hemer 6 Armoured Brigade
. Sep 90 - Apr 91: Persian Gulf .
. 1 Aug 92: merged with 1st Battalion .
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. 4th Battalion, The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers .
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1968.04.23 Formed by renaming 1st Battalion, The Lancashire Fusiliers upon formation of a "large" regiment from the Fusilier Brigade .
1968.04 Hong Kong: Gun Club Hill Barracks .
1969 England: Weeton Camp, near Blackpool .
. 1 Nov 69: disbanded .
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