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The Queen"s Own Buffs, the Royal Kent Regiment, 3rd, 50th and 97th of Foot

Gregory Blaxland

The Queen"s Own Buffs, the Royal Kent Regiment, 3rd, 50th and 97th of Foot

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Published by The Queen"s Own Buffs Regimental Association in Canterbury .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. Army. Queen"s Own Buffs, Royal Kent Regiment.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Gregory Blaxland.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUA652.B83 B57
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 111 p., [20] p. of plates, fold. leaf of plate :
    Number of Pages111
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5235146M
    ISBN 100950151912
    LC Control Number75305712
    OCLC/WorldCa1257778


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The Queen"s Own Buffs, the Royal Kent Regiment, 3rd, 50th and 97th of Foot by Gregory Blaxland Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Queen's Own Buffs, the Royal Kent Regiment, 3rd, 50th and 97th of Foot [Gregory Blaxland] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Queen's Own Buffs, The Royal Kent Regiment book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The regimental flags of The Buffs and the Queen’s Own were flying from separate poles.

As they were lowered to Auld Lang Syne the parade presented arms, a trumpet fanfare was sounded and the the Royal Kent Regiment of the new regiment, The Queen’s Own Buffs, with its white horse on a background of buff and blue, was broken the Royal Kent Regiment the top of a third, central.

The Queen's Own Buffs, the Royal Kent Regiment, 3rd, 50th and 97th of Foot by Gregory Blaxland,The Queen's Own Buffs Regimental Association edition, in English. History. The regiment was formed on 1 Marchas a consequence of defence cuts implemented in the s, by the amalgamation of the Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment) and the Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment.

Inthe regiment was deployed in Kenya, then a British colony. In the following year the regiment returned to the United Kingdom, where the 1st Battalion was presented.

Init was amalgamated with the Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment to form the Queen's Own Buffs, The Royal Kent Regiment, which was later merged, on 50th and 97th of Foot book Decemberwith the Queen's Royal Surrey Regiment, the Royal Sussex Regiment and the Middlesex Regiment (Duke of Cambridge's Own) to form the Queen's Regiment.

After distinguished service in the Second Boer. Queen’s Own Buffs, The Royal Kent Regiment Collection. The Queen’s Own Buffs, The Royal Kent Regiment Collection was given to the University of Kent by the Regimental Association of The Queen’s Own Buffs in It consists of mainly printed and published material from the 19th century to The Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment) The Buffs was one of the first infantry regiments in the British Army.

With origins dating back toit took part in many campaigns in the years that followed. Inafter nearly years of distinguished service, the regiment became part of The Queen's Own Buffs, The Royal Kent Regiment.

Starting with its forebears, the 50th and 97th Regiment of Foot, the Queen’s Own Royal West Kent (QORWK) Regiment was involved in many of the British Army’s campaigns of. This first part of a 3-volume history of the Royal West Kents takes the regiment from its formation out of the 50th and the 97th Regiments of Foot.

The regiment fought against Pashtun tribesmen on the North-West frontier of the Punjab inand in South Africa during the Boer War from Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment Origins The Army reforms gave Kent two county regiments, one of which was The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment).

It was formed by merging the 50th (The Queen's Own) Regiment of Foot and the 97th (The Earl of Ulster's) Regiment of Foot. These became the. On July 1st the 50th Foot and 97th Foot became the 1st and 2nd Battalions, and the West Kent Light Infantry Militia became the 3rd and 4th Battalions of The Queen’s Own (Royal West Kent Regiment).

With The 50th came the Lion and Crown badge and the royal blue facings on the uniform and the 97th brought with them the motto “Quo fas et. The Queen's Own Royal West Kent Museum. The The Queens Own Buffs Army Museum works together with Regimental and Corps Museums across the country to help provide a network of military museums for everyone to visit and enjoy.

Explore the history and collections of the 50th (The Queen’s Own) Regiment by visiting the regimental museum in Maidstone. The Queen's Own Buffs, the Royal Kent Regiment, 3rd, 50th and 97th of Foot / by Gregory Blaxland The Queen's Own Buffs Regimental Association Canterbury Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.

3rd (East Kent, The Buff's) Regiment of Foot (–) 50th (Queen's Own) Regiment of Foot (–) 97th (The Earl of Ulster's) Regiment of Foot (–) 35th (Royal Sussex) Regiment of Foot (–) th (Bengal Infantry) Regiment of Foot (–) 57th (West Middlesex) Regiment of Foot (–).

Queen's Own Buffs, The Royal Kent Regiment (3rd, 50th and 97th Foot) [Blaxland, Gregory] on *FREE* shipping on eligible orders. Queen's Own Buffs, The Royal Kent Regiment (3rd, 50th and 97th Foot)Author: Gregory Blaxland. In the Regiment was merged with East Kent Regiment, to form The Queen's Royal Surrey Regiment and then in it was amalgamated with The Royal Hampshire Regiment to form The Princesses of Wales's Royal Regiment.

In the BBC TV series ‘Dad’s Army’ the Home Guard platoon wore the cap badge of the Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment. * 1st Battalion (Queen’s Surreys) -- formerly The Queen’s Royal Surrey Regiment (2nd, 31st & 70th Regiments of Foot). * 2nd Battalion (Queen’s Own Buffs) -- formerly The Queen’s Own Buffs, The Royal Kent Regiment (3rd, 50th & 97th Regiments of Foot).

Records of the Royal West Kent Regiment Description: This collection consists substantially of documents of the various Battalions of the Royal West Kent Regiment, and its predecessors, the 50th and the 97th Regiments of Foot.

The 50th Foot was first embodied inand the 97th in The 50th (Queen's Own) Regiment of Foot was an infantry regiment of the British Army, raised in Under the Childers Reforms it amalgamated with the 97th (The Earl of Ulster's) Regiment of Foot to form the Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment in History Early history Branch: British Army.

The Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment, book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. amalgamated with 1st Bn, The Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment), to form 1st Bn, The Queen's Own Buffs, Royal Kent Regiment.

2nd Battalion. 97th Regiment of Foot raised at Winchester England Ceylon Ireland England Ireland England Ionian Islands: Corfu. The Queen's Own Buffs, The Royal Kent Regiment: lt;p|>|The Queen's Own Buffs, The Royal Kent Regiment| was an infantry regiment of the |British A World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive collection ever assembled.

50th (Queen's Own) Regiment of Foot - 97th (The Earl of Ulster's) Regiment of Foot - Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment) - 20th Battalion, London Regiment (Blackheath and Woolwich) - Queen's Own Buffs, The Royal Kent Regiment - West Kent Light Infantry - rd Infantry Brigade (United Kingdom) - 8th Infantry Division (United Kingdom) - 13th Infantry Brigade (United Kingdom) - .English, Book, Illustrated edition: The Queen's Own Buffs, the Royal Kent Regiment, 3rd, 50th and 97th of Foot / by Gregory Blaxland.

Blaxland, Gregory. Get this edition. Buy Queen's Own Buffs, The Royal Kent Regiment (3rd, 50th and 97th Foot) by Blaxland, Gregory (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on. The Queen's Own Buffs, The Royal Kent Regiment was a line infantry regiment of the British Army from to Its lineage is continued by the Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment (Queen's and Royal Hampshires).

Historical records of the Buffs East Kent Regiment (3rd Foot): formerly designated the Holland Regiment The story of the Queen's Own Buffs, the Royal Kent Regiment / by Gregory Blaxland ; with maps and sketch The Queen's Own Buffs, the Royal Kent Regiment, 3rd, 50th and 97th of Foot / by Gregory Blaxland.

The regiment was created on 1 July as part of the Childers Reforms, originally as the Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment), by the amalgamation of the 50th (Queen's Own) Regiment of Foot and the 97th (The Earl of Ulster's) Regiment of Foot.

The Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment), formerly the 3rd Regiment of Foot, was a line infantry regiment of the British Army traditionally raised in the English county of Kent and garrisoned at had a history dating back to and was one of the oldest regiments in the British Army, being third in order of precedence (ranked as the 3rd Regiment of the line).

The Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment Living History Group (50th & 97th) has been formed by a number of like-minded living historians who share a passionate interest in the period and the Regiments of Kent.

The Queen's Royal Regiment (West Surrey) was a line infantry regiment of the English and later the British Army from to It was the senior English line infantry regiment of the British Army, behind only the Royal Scots in the British Army line infantry order of precedence.

At 11 a.m. on March 1st The Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment) amalgamated with The Queen’s Own Royal West Kent Regiment to form[The Queen’s Own Buffs. On 31st December 1st Battalion The Queen’s Own Buffs, The Royal Kent Regiment was renamed: The 2nd Battalion The Queen’s Regiment.

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Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment. The Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment was a line infantry regiment of the British Army. Active - to Mottos-Invicta (Invincible), Quo Fas et Gloria Ducunt (Whither Duty and Glory Lead) Motto - 97th (The Earl of Ulster's) Regiment of Foot - Quo Fas et Gloria Ducunt – Where Right and Glory Lead.

The nick name "Dirty Half Hundred" was awarded to the Regiment during the battle of "Salamanca". The Regiments facings "Black", were not colour fast and when the soldiers wiped their brows the colour was implanted on their faces thus 50 being half of and their faces being slightly blackened by their facings the Regiment became known as the "Dirty Half Hundred ".

MLA Format. George Arents Collection, The New York Public Library. "The 50th Foot (). The Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. The Earl of Peterborough raised a regiment of foot at Putney - now a suburb of London, but then part of Surrey - to garrison Tangier.

This was the origin of The Queen's Royal Regiment, making it the oldest English line infantry regiment in the British Army and the second oldest overall, after The Royal Scots, which was raised in Includes commissioned officers of the Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment) of the British Army, which was formed in and merged into the Queen's Own Buffs, The Royal Kent Regiment (later part of the Queen's Regiment) in The regiment was known as the 3rd Foot until.

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