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Welsh Volunteers

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. Welsh Volunteers .
1967.04.01 Formed in TAVR II with HQ at Maindy Barracks, Cardiff, with companies serving as successors to TA battalions of the Welsh Brigade .
. HQ Company at Maindy Barracks, Cardiff, successor to 6th Bn The Welch Regt .
. A Company (Royal Welch Fusiliers) at Wrexham, successor to 4th Bn The Royal Welch Fusiliers and some from 6th/7th Bn The Royal Welch Fusiliers .
. B Company (South Wales Borderers) at Newport, successor to 2nd Bn The Monmouthshire Regt .
. C Company (Welch) at Pontypridd and Bridgend, successor to 4th Bn and 5th Bn The Welch Regt .
1969.01.01 D Company (Royal Welch Fusiliers) formed at Caernarvon and Aberystwyth from 6th/7th (T) Bn The Royal Welch Fusiliers upon its reduction to cadre .
1970 A Company formed platoon at Prestayn from 208 Battery 103 Regiment RA (V) .
1971.04.01 Battalion disbanded and companies reorganised to form new battalions: .
. HQ Company, B Company and C Company redesignated as HQ Company, B Company and C Company 3rd (V) Battalion, The Royal Regiment of Wales respectively .
. A Company and D Company redesignated as A Company and D Company 3rd (V) Battalion, The Royal Welch Fusiliers .
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