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Royal Hampshire Regiment

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. 4th Battalion, The Royal Hampshire Regiment .
1947.01.01 Reconstituted in the T.A. with HQ at Winchester , and concurrently amalgamated with 2/4th Battalion 128 Infantry Brigade
1956.10.31 Redesignated 4th/5th Battalion, The Royal Hampshire Regiment amalgamated with 5th Battalion .
1967.04.01 Disbanded and concurrently amalgamated with 383 (Duke of Connaught's Royal Hampshire) Field Regt RA and 115 (Hampshire Fortress) Corps Engineer Regt RE, to form Hampshire TAVR successors of The Royal Hampshire Regiment .
. B (Hampshire) Company, Wessex Volunteers formed in TAVR II at Winchester, successor to 4th/5th Bn The Royal Hampshire Regt .
. The Hampshire and Isle of Wight Territorials formed in TAVR III with HQ at Winchester: .
. A Company (4/5 Royal Hampshire) at Aldershot, successor to 4th/5th Bn The Royal Hampshire Regt .
. B Company (Duke of Connaught's 6th Royal Hampshire Royal Artillery) at Portsmouth, successor to 383 (Duke of Connaught's Royal Hampshire) Field Regt RA .
. C Company (Wessex Royal Artillery Princess Beatrice's) at Newport from 457 (Wessex) Hy AD Regt (Hampshire Carabiniers Yeomanry) RA .
. D Company (Hampshire Fortress Royal Engineers) at Southampton, successor to 115 (Hampshire Fortress) Corps Engineer Regt RE (576 Fd Pk, 577, 578 Fd Sqns) .
. E Company (7th Royal Hampshire) at Bournemouth, successor to 383 (Duke of Connaught's Royal Hampshire) Field Regt RA .
1969.01.01 TAVR III element reduced to cadre at Winchester, sponsored by Wessex Volunteers .
1971.04.01 Wessex Volunteers renamed 1st Battalion, Wessex Volunteers HQ at Trowbridge on formation of 2nd Battalion .
1971.04.01 reorganised as two companies: .
. B (Hampshire) Company, 1st Battalion, Wessex Volunteers at Winchester, new plns formed at Basingstoke and Newport, IOW .
. B (Duke of Connaught's) Company, 2nd Battalion, Wessex Volunteers at Portsmouth, reconstituted from cadre .
197? B Company 2nd Battalion redesignated A (Duke of Connaught's) Company .
1986 B Company, 1st Battalion transferred to 2nd Battalion .
1992.09.09 A Coy and B Coy amalgamated to form C (Duke of Connaught's) Company, 6th/7th (V) Battalion, The Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment at Portsmouth with 9 (Princess Beatrice's Isle of Wight Rifles) Pln at Newport, IOW .
1999.07.01 Redesignated C (Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment) Company, The Royal Rifle Volunteers at Portsmouth with 9 (Princess Beatrice's) Pln at Newport .
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