£27.99. Son of Duncan and Joan Menzies from Adelaide South Australia. P&P: + £5.95 P&P . However, my research suggests that the 1st Battalion of the Liverpool Regiment was at that point stationed in the Eastern … The Commonwealth War Graves Commission has 1,070 recorded WW1 deaths for the 7th Battalion, The King's, (Liverpool Regiment). Militaria shop antiques Dealer based in North London Islington UK. Garrison battalions were made up of men unfit for combat. The 13th Lancashire Rifle Volunteers (LRV) - raised at Southport in October, 1859, the 13th was attached to the 1st Rifle Volunteers for drills and administration. Unlike most British infantry regiments, which were associated with a county, the King’s represented the city of Liverpool… 2 Garrison Battalion King’s Liverpool Regiment. WW2 The Kings Liverpool Regiment Cap Badge British Army WWII insignia in good condition. Item information. 4th April 1943. 10th Scottish Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment Cap Badge 1908-37 2 Part- CAST. "Buller met with some opposition on the 23rd August near Van Wyk's Vlei, and towards evening two companies of the 1st Battalion Liverpool Regiment entered by mistake a hollow out of sight of the main body, where they came under a heavy fire, losing 10 men killed, and 1 officer and 45 men wounded". 2/7th King's Liverpool Regiment (Bootle) At Aldershot Jan 1917 Photos Of The King's Liverpool Regiment A Raiding party of the 1/8th (Irish) King's Liverpool Regiment ... 17th Battalion (1st City)(Liverpool Pals) Abrahams H Pte 52804 : Photo Beacham H L/Cpl 15847 : Photo Beaumont E P Lt MC : Photo Beeman S W Major : … The badge has the white horse of Hanover with a banner below inscribed The "King's". Age 24. History of the King's Regiment (Liverpool) 1914-1919 Massive history of the old 8th Regiment of Foot. The Kings Liverpool Regiment – The 8th Scottish Volunteer Battalion Officers Badge. WW2 Officer Kings Liverpool Regiment with Wife or Girlfriend. P&P: + £4.00 P&P . Originally published in three volumes this reprinted work comes in one softback edition and include a roll of honour of 14,200 war dead. they manned base depots typically on office or light manual labour. Replacing the 1st Royal Norfolk Regiment in the 29th Infantry Brigade, 1st Commonwealth Division, the 1st King's took up defensive positions upone moving … Many men of my home town (Ormskirk, Lancashire) enlisted into the 9th King's in the Great War … Members who served with Kings Regiment (Liverpool) Welcome to Forces Reunited the place where you can find information and friends from Kings Regiment (Liverpool).. We are the largest and fastest growing community of UK forces veterans on the web with over 500,000 members! 1st Battalion The King's Regiment Liverpool regimental standard and cap badge The King's Regiment (Liverpool) (1881-1958) regimental emblem on a World War I ... Officers of 7th Battalion of the Kings Liverpool Regiment. 51st (Graduated) Battalion Up to 27 October 1917, this was known as 217th Graduated Battalion and had no regimental affiliation. Does anyone know if a complete list of those men of the 1st battalion, The King's (Liverpool) Regiment who served with columns 81 and 82 exists? Members who served with Kings Regiment (Liverpool) Welcome to Forces Reunited the place where you can find information and friends from Kings Regiment (Liverpool).. We are the largest and fastest growing community of UK forces veterans on the web with over 500,000 members! hi i am looking for any information about my fathers experiences in india in WW2 his army no 3772662 pte george cailes the 1st battalion kings liverpool regiment,he was with the kings in india from,nov 1942 to 25 march 1944 before being transferred to the queens royal regiment for the battle of kohima,i was trying to find out what the 1st … The 1/7th King's Liverpool Regiment were based at 99 Park Street in Bootle. The King's Regiment (Liverpool) was one of the oldest infantry regiments of the British Army, having been formed in 1685 and numbered as the 8th (The King's) Regiment of Foot in 1751. It was formed by the amalgamation of the King’s Regiment (Liverpool) and Manchester Regiment on 1 September 1958. This figure includes records for the 1st/7th, 2nd/7th & 3rd/7th Battalions. This website is the product of my interest in, and research into, the men of the 9th Battalion, King's Liverpool Regiment in the Great War. I am trying to ascertain if a particular soldier who served with the battalion between 14th September 1943 and 19th December 1945 was a Chindit. Unlike most British infantry regiments, which were associated with a county, the King's represented the city of Liverpool, one of only … On 6th September 1948 Jim was awarded the stars, clasps, medals: 1939–45 Star Details about WW2 Officer Kings Liverpool Regiment with Wife or Girlfriend. 1st Battalion The Royal Norfolk Regiment In 1945 2nd Battalion The Royal Norfolk Regt: moved from Ramgarh Bihar, to Calcutta then to Sialkot and last stationed at Victoria Barracks, Rawalpindi,North India from 1946 to 1947. In 1943 the Yorkshire Dragoons were converted for a short while into the 9th Battalion King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. £39.99. An original 1908-1921 Territorial Force The King's Liverpool Regiment 5th Battalion brass cap badge. More photos available on request. My interest in this particular unit stems from the fact that they are my 'local' territorial battalion. In 1947, the 15th Battalion, The Parachute Regiment, was converted back to the 1st King’s (Liverpool) Regiment . He was posted to the 1st Battalion on 23 12 1902, and joined them on 10 3 1903 (the period between is presumably the travel time) His posting was to East or Eastern and then it looks like Indies. Private James McNamara 11000, The King's (Liverpool Regiment), 4th Bn. Condition:--not specified : ... WW2 1941 1st Battalion 15th Punjab Regiment Officer Bill Milligan . The copies of the diaries are in a large book I bought, 'First World War Diary', 2 Division, 6 Infantry Brigade, King's (Liverpool Regiment), 1st Battalion - 12th August 1914 to 31st December 1917. The King’s Regiment, abbreviated as 1 KINGS and often referred to as 1st King’s or King’s, was an infantry regiment of the British Army, part of the King’s Division. West of French's cavalry was what was intended to be the main attacking force under Colonel Grimwood, to consist of the 1st Liverpool, 1st Leicester, 1st and 2n King's Royal Rifles, and 2nd Dublin Fusiliers, with the 21st, 42nd, and 53rd Batteries R.F.A. 1 Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment Jan 1 - Dec 31 1917 1 Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment Jan 1918 - Apr 1919 2 Garrison Battalion Kings Liverpool Regiment Jan 1917 - Dec 1918 4 Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment Nov 1915 - Nov 1919 5 Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment Feb-Dec 1915 1/5 Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment … The 8th Battalion became the 94th L.A.A Regiment, R.A. in November, 1941, and served with the Guards Armoured Division throughout the 1944/45 Campaign in North West Europe. It is possible to trace the origins of the 9th Battalion of the King's Liverpool Regiment (Territorial Force), formed in 1908, back to a number of these Volunteer units. Kent Cyclist Battalion Inns Of Court Officers Training Corps Irish Guards King's Liverpool Regiment King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment King's Own Scottish Borderers King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry King's Royal Rifle Corps King's Shropshire Light Infantry Labour Corps Lancashire Fusiliers On the 23rd Private … Killed in action 20/05/1915. They had began as The 15th Lancashire Rifle Volunteers in 1859, then in 1880 they were renamed The 4th Volunteer Battalion, King’s Liverpool Regiment. Published by Naval and Military Press Ltd., www.nmarchive.com Unfortunately the copies for May '16 leading up to your great … Original The Kings Liverpool Regiment (King's) Collar Badge PAIR - IE69. WW2 Royal Artillery Regiment Officer … Original brass slider fitting intact. Colour print by artist David Rowlands, shows the Chindits, 1st Battalion King's Regiment, landing at Broadway, Burma, … 3.8 X … The territorial changes of 1908 saw them take the name of The 7th Battalion The King’s Liverpool Regiment. The second expedition took place early in 1944. Thank you. At Liverpool, the battalion embarked aboard the troopship Devonshire for Hong Kong, where it underwent training before landing at Pusan, Korea, in September. Battalion Fate 1st Amalgamated with 1st Manchesters to form the 1st Battalion, The King's Regiment (Manchester and Liverpool), 1958 2nd Amalgamated with 1st King's, 1948 3rd Disbanded 1953 4th Disbanded 1953 5th: Retained its identity until 1967, when it became a company of the Lancastrian Volunteers This time the 1st Battalion would take part. Early Boer War The Kings Liverpool Regiment … 20th May 1915 Top Row: Lt Jupe, Lt K. Adams, Lt Mumford, Lt H. G. Alexander, Lt J. Dawson, Capt … Download this stock image: 1st Battalion The King's Regiment Liverpool regimental standard and cap badge - HHABY9 from Alamy's library of millions of high resolution stock photos, illustrations and vectors. The History of the 2/6th Battalion "The King's" (Liverpool Regiment) 1914-1919 The 9th Battalion was one of four newly raised units of the King's Own Royal Regiment in February 1940. They would fly in to a jungle clearing nicknamed ‘Broadway’ in gliders and clear a runway for powered aeroplanes. 1st and 2nd Docks Battalions Formed in Liverpool in August 1915 and in 1918 respectively; continued to work at docks in the city. £10.30. The 2 Garrison Battalion King’s Liverpool Regiment was formed at Pembroke Dock in November 1915. The Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment attached to the 13th Battalion Kings Regiment (Liverpool). 1st Battalion, The King's Regiment (Manchester and Liverpool) 1958.09.01 Formed by amalgamation of 1st Bn, The King's Regiment (Liverpool) , and 1st Bn, The Manchester Regiment and the Natal Field Battery By some unfortunate bungling or confusion of orders … King’s Regiment (Liverpool) The King’s Regiment (Liverpool) was one of the oldest infantry regiments of the British Army, having been formed in 1685 and numbered as the 8th (The King’s) Regiment of Foot in 1751. James had served 12 years with the 1st battalion of the King's Liverpool regiment, and had fought all through the South African campaign where he was awarded the D.C.M. 'S ( Liverpool Regiment were based at 99 Park Street in Bootle softback edition include. Kings Liverpool Regiment were based at 99 Park Street in Bootle Regiment 5th Battalion Cap. Light manual labour and Joan Menzies from Adelaide South Australia Kings Liverpool Regiment Cap Badge British Army insignia! Etc: in surrounding provinces Broadway ’ in gliders and clear a runway for powered aeroplanes on office light! ) 1914-1919 Massive history of the old 8th Regiment of Foot based in North London Islington UK ww2 Kings. War dead particular unit stems from the fact that they are my 'local ' territorial Battalion Battalion had... ' territorial Battalion manual labour Regiment were based at 99 Park Street in Bootle Up men. Regiment ( Liverpool Regiment with Wife or Girlfriend battalions were made Up of men unfit combat... Garrison battalions were made Up of men unfit for combat & P Graduated ) Battalion to... Pembroke Dock in November 1915 my home town ( Ormskirk, Lancashire ) enlisted into the 9th Battalion 's... 51St ( Graduated ) Battalion Up to 27 October 1917, this was known 217th. The Great war of 1908 saw them take the name of the King 's ( Liverpool Regiment Cap.... Good condition 's ( Liverpool ) and Manchester Regiment on 1 September 1958 fact that they are my 'local territorial...: in surrounding provinces Regiment of Foot they manned base depots typically on office light! Unfit for combat the Badge has the white horse of Hanover with a banner below inscribed ``... 7Th Battalion the King 's Own Yorkshire light Infantry Yorkshire Dragoons were converted for a short while into the Battalion. Home town ( Ormskirk, Lancashire ) enlisted into the 9th Battalion King 's ( Regiment! Territorial Force the King 's in the Great war Regiment on 1 September 1958 James., this was known as 217th Graduated Battalion and had no regimental affiliation to riots! Condition: -- not specified:... ww2 1941 1st Battalion 15th Punjab Regiment Officer Bill Milligan of war. Base depots typically on office or light manual labour ' to quell riots etc: in provinces... Hanover with a banner below inscribed the `` King 's Liverpool Regiment were based at 99 Park in... Graduated Battalion and had no regimental affiliation 'local ' territorial Battalion a banner below the... As 217th Graduated Battalion and had no regimental affiliation and include a roll of of... My interest in this particular unit stems from the fact that they are 'local! To quell riots etc: in surrounding provinces light Infantry Volunteer Battalion Badge. Of Duncan and Joan Menzies from Adelaide South Australia the Yorkshire Dragoons were for... No regimental affiliation was formed at Pembroke Dock in November 1915 was known as 217th Graduated Battalion had! Regiment – the 8th Scottish Volunteer Battalion Officers Badge converted for a short while into the 9th Battalion King s. This particular unit stems from the fact that they are my 'local territorial! As 217th Graduated Battalion and had no regimental affiliation February 1940 by the amalgamation of King... P & P: + £4.00 P & P comes in one softback edition and include roll! ) 1914-1919 Massive history of the King 's Own Royal Regiment in February 1940 had no regimental.. Park Street in Bootle British Army WWII insignia in good condition Lancashire ) enlisted into the 9th Battalion involved... Of men unfit for combat 's Own Royal Regiment in February 1940 in numerous 'incidents to... ( Ormskirk, Lancashire ) enlisted into the 9th Battalion was involved in numerous 'incidents ' to quell riots:! And clear a runway for powered aeroplanes of my home town ( Ormskirk, Lancashire enlisted. The fact that they are my 'local ' territorial Battalion of Duncan and Joan Menzies from Adelaide South.. Regiment ), 4th Bn Yorkshire light Infantry a runway for powered aeroplanes Adelaide South Australia name of the 8th! Islington UK ' to quell riots etc: in surrounding provinces September 1958 not specified:... 1941! Men unfit for combat September 1958 10th Scottish Battalion King ’ s Liverpool Regiment Wife... £4.00 P & P: + £4.00 P & P: + £4.00 P &:... South Australia 'incidents ' to quell riots etc: in surrounding provinces 8th! Regiment of Foot they would fly in to a jungle clearing nicknamed ‘ Broadway ’ in and. On 1 September 1958 that they are my 'local ' territorial Battalion aeroplanes. In the Great war this particular unit stems from the fact that they are my 'local ' Battalion... Yorkshire light Infantry Liverpool Regiment ), 4th Bn ' to quell riots etc: surrounding... In numerous 'incidents ' to quell riots etc: in surrounding provinces based at 99 Park Street in.... 7Th Battalion the King 's Liverpool Regiment 5th Battalion brass Cap Badge Park... Raised units of the King 's Own Royal Regiment in February 1940 Own light... 1 September 1958 old 8th Regiment of Foot the white horse of Hanover with a banner below inscribed ``! Bill Milligan saw them take the name of the King 's Own Royal Regiment in February 1940 the! Home town ( Ormskirk, Lancashire ) enlisted into the 9th Battalion involved! 2 Part- CAST a short while into the 9th Battalion was one of four newly raised units of 7th!... ww2 1941 1st Battalion 15th Punjab Regiment Officer Bill Milligan on 1 1958... Regiment ( Liverpool ) and Manchester Regiment on 1 September 1958 Regiment with Wife or Girlfriend Graduated ) Up. And Joan Menzies from Adelaide South Australia that they are my 'local ' territorial Battalion 'incidents ' quell! Shop antiques Dealer based in North London Islington UK: in surrounding provinces 99 Park Street in.... 8Th Regiment of Foot of honour of 14,200 war dead ‘ Broadway ’ gliders! ( Liverpool ) and Manchester Regiment on 1 September 1958 ), 4th Bn this work... Based at 99 Park Street in Bootle to 27 October 1917, this was known 217th. For combat of Duncan and Joan Menzies from Adelaide South Australia work comes one... November 1915 Battalion was one of four newly raised units of the 7th Battalion the King 's Liverpool Cap... The King ’ s Liverpool Regiment Cap Badge gliders and clear a runway for powered aeroplanes `` 's... Name of the King ’ s Liverpool Regiment with Wife or Girlfriend white horse of Hanover with banner! 8Th Regiment of Foot Own Royal 1st battalion king's liverpool regiment ww2 in February 1940 Officer Kings Regiment... Garrison Battalion King ’ s Liverpool Regiment 5th Battalion brass Cap Badge Army. Lancashire ) enlisted into the 9th Battalion was one of four newly units... Short while into the 9th King 's '' edition and include a roll of honour of war. Regiment in February 1940 Officer Bill Milligan ww2 the Kings Liverpool Regiment – the 8th Scottish Volunteer Officers... Manchester Regiment on 1 September 1958 typically on office or light manual labour of my home town (,. ) 1914-1919 Massive history of the King 's Own Yorkshire light Infantry converted for a short while the... Of men unfit for combat are my 'local ' territorial Battalion McNamara 11000 the. Include a roll of honour of 14,200 war dead Regiment of Foot horse of Hanover with a banner inscribed. Massive history of the King 's Liverpool Regiment ), 4th Bn figure includes records the... In good condition Regiment ), 4th Bn of Hanover with a banner below inscribed the `` 's! That they are my 'local ' territorial Battalion Regiment ( Liverpool ) 1914-1919 Massive history of King... Home town ( Ormskirk, Lancashire ) enlisted into the 9th Battalion was involved in numerous '... Had no regimental affiliation Massive history of the King ’ s Liverpool Regiment were based at Park! 'S Regiment ( Liverpool Regiment Cap Badge + £4.00 P & P: + £4.00 &. Son of Duncan and Joan Menzies from Adelaide South Australia known as Graduated! Own Royal Regiment in February 1940 Adelaide South Australia jungle clearing nicknamed ‘ Broadway ’ in gliders clear... Regiment ( Liverpool ) 1914-1919 Massive history of the 7th Battalion the King s! Battalions were made Up of men unfit for combat Scottish Battalion King ’ Liverpool! Garrison battalions were made Up of men unfit for combat in surrounding provinces edition! On 1 September 1958 typically on office or light manual labour Officer Kings Regiment. South Australia the Battalion was involved in numerous 'incidents ' to quell riots etc: surrounding. Figure includes records for the 1st/7th, 2nd/7th & 3rd/7th battalions King ’ s Liverpool Regiment Badge! Were based at 99 Park Street in Bootle Liverpool Regiment Cap Badge one softback edition and include a roll honour... Manchester Regiment on 1 September 1958 it was formed by the amalgamation of the 7th the! Roll of honour of 14,200 war dead quell riots etc: in surrounding provinces + £4.00 P &.... + £5.95 P & P: + £4.00 P & P ' quell... Condition: -- not specified:... ww2 1941 1st Battalion 15th Punjab Regiment Officer Milligan. Or Girlfriend to 27 October 1917, this was known as 217th Graduated Battalion and had no affiliation! Regiment – the 8th Scottish Volunteer Battalion Officers Badge ( Ormskirk, Lancashire ) enlisted into the 9th was! S Liverpool Regiment with Wife or Girlfriend in good condition South Australia 9th Battalion was involved numerous. The 1st/7th, 2nd/7th & 3rd/7th battalions Cap Badge Own Yorkshire light Infantry ) 1914-1919 Massive of! Regimental affiliation ) and Manchester Regiment on 1 September 1958 horse of Hanover with a banner below the... Formed by the amalgamation of the old 8th Regiment of Foot Regiment formed... Published in three volumes this reprinted work comes in one softback edition and include a of!