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Rifle Brigade

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. London Rifle Brigade / Rangers, The Rifle Brigade (Prince Consort's Own) .
1960.05.01 Formed with HQ at Finsbury, by amalgamation of London Rifle Brigade, and The Rangers .
. A Company at ? .
. B Company at ? .
. C Company at ? .
. D Company at ? .
1966 Redesignated 3rd Green Jackets, The Rifle Brigade (London Rifle Brigade/Rangers), The Rifle Brigade (Prince Consort's Own) .
1967.04.01 Disbanded and concurrently reconstituted as two units: .
. C Company (London Rifle Brigade Rangers), 4th (V) Battalion, The Royal Green Jackets in TAVR II at at Finsbury, London .
. B Company (London Rifle Brigade Rangers), 5th (T) Battalion, The Royal Green Jackets in TAVR III at West Ham .
1969.01.01 TAVR III elements reduced to cadre as Royal Green Jackets London .
1975.04.01 Cadre disbanded, leaving only C Company .
1986.12.01 Companies expanded to make 4th Bn, Royal Green Jackets an all-London unit [q.v.] and C Company omitted London Rifle Brigade Rangers title .
1999.07.01 G (Royal Green Jackets) Company, The London Regiment formed at West Ham upon disbandment of 4th Bn, Royal Green Jackets by redesignation of its A Company .
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. The Rangers [1947-1960] .
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. London Rifle Brigade [1947-1960] .
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