Links to other sites

http://botw.org.uk/Society/Military/  Leads to a directory of Military links.

  Some links you may find interesting.



 

 Aquila Victrix  Excellent website, link to the Royal Anglian Regiment by clicking on the cap badge. 

 

HM 17th Regiment of Infantry in America   Formed to commemorate the service of the men of His Majesty's 17th Regiment of Foot 'The Tigers'. Includes a regimental history, photographs.

 

 HG Lambert a a soldier with the Chindits   Story of the 7th Bn who went from home duty to the jungles of Burma with the Chindits.

 

 

 BBC - Leicester - Around Leicester - We shall remember them  Access to the names of those who died in the Leicestershire Regiment in the two World Wars. The list for each war is alphabetical by surname. 

 

 British Pathe - LEICESTERS FROM KOREA Very clear news film from Pathe, includes marching through Leicester. Type 'Leicestershire Regiment' into the 'search' box for film of Lt Peele's attack in Borneo, Colours Parade 1950 and the Cuneo painting of Burma

 


 

 SouthEast Defence Photos - Gordon Barracks, Gillingham 1981./Newark Road showing vehcile sheds.  9 Photos taken of Gordon Barracks, Gillingham before the site was cleared. Looks very shabby.

 

Royal Anglian Regt ( Liestershire Bn) in Aden 1965  Not my spelling! This is a clip of the battalion in Aden in 65, filmed I believe by Graham Eustace.

 

  

          

 http://www.itnsource.com/shotlist//BHC_RTV/1949/05/16/BGU411140042/?s=royal+leicestershire+regiment   Excellent newsclip of the regiment leaving for Hong Kong prior to their deployment to Korea. type in 'Leicestershire Regiment' in the search box on this site and there are a couple more clips of the regiment

 

Royal Anglian Regiment Association

News from the branches, both Regular and TA. Message Forum, Regimental shop items and membership pack available.
www.royalanglianassociation.co.uk/ -
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  • The Pompadour's.  Website of the 3rd Bn, lots of photos and some video from Aden. They are gracious enough to mention the company we sent from Malta.

     

     http://www.christmastruce.co.uk/leics.html      Site with some recollections of Tigers of the Christmas Truce in the Great War.

     

     militar1  A wealth of information about the regiment, photos, casualty lists etc.

     

    Read Online Try this! an ebook, read it online.  Historical record of the Seventeenth, or the Leicestershire Regiment of Foot: containing an account of the formation of the regiment in 1688 and its subsequent services to 1848

     

    www,nmbva.co.uk Borneo veterans site, information photos etc. comprehensive site. This is the site to go to if you have not received thePYJ medal (dont ring Denis)

     
    Leicestershire regiment — Ladysmith History & The Boer War Even includes a photo of Tommy Marston.
     
    AT THE END OF A LONG ROAD   Story of the British Cyprus Memorial.
                                

     ( THE LEICESTERS IN CYPRUS ) - British Pathe

     
     

    MACE | Media Archive for Central England | Results  A number of short film clips from Cyprus to Watchet


     
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