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Norfolk Regiment

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. 4th Battalion, The Royal Norfolk Regiment .
1947.01.01 Reconstituted in T.A. with HQ at Norwich and concurrently amalgamated with duplicate 6th Battalion .
. A Company at Norwich .
. B Company at Attleborough .
. C Company at Harleston .
. D Company at Great Yarmouth .
1959.08.29 Transferred to the corps of 1st East Anglian Regiment (Royal Norfolk and Suffolk) .
1964.09.01 Transferred to the corps of The Royal Anglian Regiment .
1967.04.01 Disbanded and concurrently reconstituted as two units: .
. Part of 1st (Norfolk and Suffolk) Company, 5th (V) Battalion, The Royal Anglian Regiment formed in TAVR II at Lowestoft .
. The Royal Norfolk Regiment (Territorials) formed in TAVR III with HQ at Norwich .
. A Company at Norwich .
. B Company at Great Yarmouth and Dereham .
1969.01.01 TAVR III element reduced to cadre as The Royal Norfolk Regiment at Norwich, under 5th (V) Bn The Royal Anglian Regiment .
1971.04.01 Reorganised as two companies: .
. 1st (Norfolk and Suffolk) Company, 5th (V) Battalion, The Royal Anglian Regiment at Lowestoft .
. A (Royal Norfolk) Company, 6th (V) Battalion, The Royal Anglian Regiment, reconstituted from cadre at Dereham with Pln at Norwich .
1973.10.08 1 (Norfolk and Suffolk) Company redesignated as 1 (Suffolk) Company and about now moved to Ipswich with det at Lowestoft, and Norfolk lineage therein ceased .
1985 A Company moved to Norwich with det at East Dereham; F (Home Service Force) Company [6th Bn], formed at Norwich .
1992.04.01 A (Royal Norfolk and Suffolk) Company, 6th (V) Battalion, The Royal Anglian Regiment formed at Norwich and Lowestoft by amalgamation of A Coy and Lowestoft pln of C Coy [6th Bn] .
1999.07.01 A (Norfolk and Suffolk) Company, The East of England Regiment at Norwich with Pln at Lowestoft, formed by redesignation of B Coy 6th Bn, The Royal Anglian Regt (6th Royal Anglian Regt amalgamated with 7th Bn, The Royal Anglian Regt, and 3rd (V) Bn, The Worcestershire and Sherwood Foresters Regt as The East of England Regiment) .
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