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Sherwood Foresters

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. 1st Battalion, The Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) .
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1945 UK .
1945 Germany .
. 1947: Germany Hamburg Sub Area
. Mar 48: Germany: Manchester Barracks (Fleiger Horst Camp), Goslar 31 Infantry Brigade
. 15 Aug 48: Amalgamated with 2nd Battalion without change of title .
. 1950: Joined 91 Lorried Infantry Brigade 91 Lorried Infantry Brigade
1952.06 England: .
1952 Egypt: L Camp, Tel-el-Kebir, Canal Zone .
1953.02 Libya: East and West Bks, Derna 25 Armoured Brigade
1955 England .
1955.06 Germany: Dempsey Barracks, Sennelager 33 Armoured Brigade
. Apr 56: Dempsey Barracks, Sennelager 11 Infantry Brigade Group
1958.01 England: .
1958.06 Malaya: Burma Camp, Johore Bahru .
Mid 1960 Singapore: Selarang Barracks .
1961.12 England: Colchester 19 Airportable Brigade
. Dec 63 - Mar 64: Cyprus .
. Mar 64 - Oct 64: Cyprus UN Control
1964 Northern Ireland .
1966.06 Germany: Buller Barracks, Munster 6 Infantry Brigade
1968.03 Germany: Elizabeth Barracks, Minden 11 Armoured Brigade
1969.11 England: Battlesbury Barracks, Warminster .
. 28 Feb 70: Amalgamated with 1st Bn, The Worcestershire Regiment, to form 1st Bn, The Worcestershire and Sherwood Foresters Regiment (29th/45th Foot) .
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. 2nd Battalion, The Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) .
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1945.02 Palestine .
. Jun 45 - Jul 45: Syria and Lebanon .
. Dec 45 - Apr 46: Egypt .
Mid 1948 Germany: Manchester Barracks (Fleiger Horst Camp), Goslar .
. 15 Aug 48: amalgamated with 1st Battalion .
1952.01.31 Re-formed at Colchester .
1952.01 England: Colchester .
1952.10 Germany: Harding Barracks, Wuppertal 6 Infantry Brigade
1953.10 Germany: Trenchard Barracks, Celle 7 Armoured Brigade
1955.06 England: Normanton Barracks, Derby .
. 31 Dec 55: disbanded (PSA) at Derby .
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