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Suffolk Regiment

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. 1st Battalion, The Suffolk Regiment .
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1944.06 NW Europe .
1945.1 Egypt 8 Infantry Brigade
1945.12 Palestine 8 Infantry Brigade
1946.02 Egypt: 8 Infantry Brigade
1947.03 Palestine 2 Infantry Brigade
1948.06 Greece: Aliki Camp, 10 miles south of Athens 2 Infantry Brigade
. 25 Aug 48: Amalgamated with 2nd Battalion without change of title .
1949.07 Malaya: .
. 20 Jan 53: Embarked on the HMT Georgic at Singapore and sailed for Liverpool .
1953.05 Trieste: Rossetti Barracks 24 Infantry Brigade
1954.08 Germany: Harding Barracks, Wuppertal 6 Infantry Brigade
1956.07 England: Roman Way Barracks, Colchester .
1956.08 Cyprus .
1959.05 England: Sir John Moore Barracks, Folkestone .
1959.08 Remnants of the Bn moved to Iserlohn .
. 29 Aug 59: amalgamated at Iserlohn with 1st Bn, The Royal Norfolk Regiment, to form 1st Bn, 1st East Anglian Regiment (Royal Norfolk and Suffolk) .
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. 2nd Battalion, The Suffolk Regiment .
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1944.09 Burma L of C
1945.03 India: Napier Barracks, Lahore .
. 19 Oct 46: Gough Barracks, Ferozepore 23 Indep British Brigade
. May 47: Reduced to cadre .
1947.07 UK .
1948 Cadre moved to Greece .
. 25 Aug 48: Amalgamated with 1st Battalion .
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