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Staffordshire Regiment

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. 1st Battalion, The Staffordshire Regiment .
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1959.01.31 Formed by amalgamation of 1st Bn, The South Staffordshire Regiment and 1st Bn, The North Staffordshire Regiment (The Prince of Wales's) .
1959.01 Germany: Clifton Barracks, Minden 11 Armoured Brigade
1959.06 England: Whittington Barracks, Lichfield? .
1961 England: Meeanee Barracks, Colchester? .
1962 Kenya: Kahana 24 Infantry Brigade
. 23 Jan 64 - Jan 64: Uganda 24 Infantry Brigade
. 10 Dec 64: Last battalion to leave Kenya .
1964.12 England: Connaught Barracks, Dover .
1968.09 Berlin: Wavell Barracks .
1970.12 England: Connaught Barracks, Dover 5 Infantry Brigade
. 1971: Persian Gulf: Sharjah British Forces Gulf
. Dec 71: Last battalion to leave Persian Gulf .
. Sep 72 - Jan 73: Northern Ireland: Armagh .
1973.10 Germany: Quebec Barracks, Osnabruck 12 Mechanised Brigade
. Jul 74 - Nov 74: Northern Ireland: Londonderry .
. Apr 76 - Aug 76: Northern Ireland: Belfast (Falls/Divis/Sandy Row) .
1976.09 England: Hyderabad Barracks, Colchester 19 Infantry Brigade
. Jan 77: England: Colchester 5 Field Force
1979.09 Northern Ireland: Ebrington Barracks, Londonderry 8 Infantry Brigade
1981.07 Gibraltar: Lathbury & South Barracks .
1983.01 England: Roman Barracks, Colchester 19 Infantry Brigade
. Feb 84 - June 84: Northern Ireland: Bessbrook .
1986.01 Germany: St Barbara Barracks, Fallingbostel 7 Armoured Brigade
. Oct 90 - Apr 91: Persian Gulf .
1991.11 England: Dale Barracks, Chester 42 Brigade
. Apr 92 - Nov 92: Northern Ireland: Fermanagh Roulement Bn .
1994.02 Northern Ireland: Abercorn Barracks, Ballykinlar 39 Infantry Brigade
1996.02 England: Clive Barracks, Tern Hill 143 Brigade
. Sep 96 - Feb 97: Hong Kong: .
. Dec 99 - Jun 00: Cyprus UN Tour
2000.08 England: Mooltan Barracks, Tidworth 1 Mechanised Brigade
. Nov 02 - May 03: Kosovo KFOR - 12 Mech Bde: Warrior bn
. Apr 05 - 25 Oct 05: Iraq: Maysan (Op Telic 6) MND (SE)
. Nov 06 - May 07: Iraq: (Op Telic 9) 19 Light Brigade
. 1 Sep 07: Renamed 3rd Battalion, The Mercian Regiment (Staffords) .
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