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Regiments Served by the NNWFHS Area

The table below contains a list of Regiments noted on the War Memorials or in other records in which the men and women of the NNWFHS area served. Until the WW1 project is completed this list will be regularly updated. Last update August 15, 2014.

 Regiment  History
 Museum  Other Comment
 Royal Warwickshire  History  Warwick Now part of the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers
 Army Cyclist Corps  History  None Disbanded in 1920.
Memorial in Meriden, Warks
 Black Watch      
 Nova Scotia Regiment - Canada      
 Coldstream Guards  History  London  Official Site
 Duke of Cornwalls Regiment      
 Duke of Wellington’s West Riding              
 History  Halifax  Prince of Wales Own Regiment of Yorkshire
 Durham Light Infantry      
 East Yorkshire Regiment      
 Gordon Highlanders      
 Grenadier Guards      
 Hampshire Regiment      
 Kings Own Scottish Borderers  History  Berwick Upon Tweed     Now part of the Royal Regiment of Scotland
 Kings Royal Rifle Corp  History  Winchester  Now part of The Rifles
 Leicestershire Regiment  History  Leicester  Now part of the Royal Anglian Regiment

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 London Scottish Regiment      
 Machine Gun Corps  History  Chelsea  Disbanded in 1922
 Northamptonshire Regiment      
 North Staffordshire  History  Whittington  Now part of the Mercian Regiment
 Oxford and Bucks Light Inf  History  Woodstock  Now part of The Rifles
 Northumberland Fusiliers      
 Royal Air Force  History

 HendonCosford

 Official Site
 Royal Army Medical Corp      
 Royal Berkshire Regiment      
 Rifle Brigade  History  Winchester  Now part of The Rifles
 Royal Engineers  History  Gillingham  Official Site  
 Royal Field Artillery  History  Woolwich  Now part of the Royal Artillery
 Royal Fusiliers
 City of London Regiment
 History  Tower of London  Now part of the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers
 Royal Garrison Artillery  History  Woolwich  Now part of the Royal Artillery
 Royal Horse Artillery  History  Woolwich  Now part of the Kings Troop Royal Artillery
 Royal Irish Rifles      
 Royal Marine Light Infantry      
 Royal Welsg Fusiliers  History  Caernarfon  Now part of The Royal Welsh
 South Lancashire      
 South Staffordshire  History  Whittington  Now part of the Mercian Regiment
 Welsh Regiment      
 Wiltshire  History  Salisbury  Now part of the Duke Of Edinburgh's Royal Regiment
 Worcestershire  History  Worcester  Now part of The Mercian Regiment
 Yorkshire Regiment      
 York and Lancaster  History  Rotherham  Now part of The Yorkshire Regiment


Royal Navy Vessels

 Crest  Ship Links  Other Comment
   HMS Bulwark    
   HMS Newmarket    
   HMS Queen Mary    
 HMS Vanguard  History

 Pictures
Sunk by accidental internal explosion, 9 July 1917. 804 men lost. 2 survived.
 
HMS Vanguard is now a Trident Nuclear Submarine. Click here for more.
         

NNWFHS Meetings & Events

  • Nuneaton Family History Help Desk Wed. 28 Jun, 2017 (10:30 am - 12:30 pm) Help Desk Meeting Help Desk sessions have usual Library facilities for computers, Find My Past and Ancestry.co.uk AND here only access to access to the full local studiescollection for Warwickshire  Held at Nuneaton Library Church Street, CV11 4DR
  • Coleshill Family History Help Desk Mon. 17 Jul, 2017 (10:00 am - 12:00 pm) Help Desk Meeting Help Desk sessions have usual Library facilities for computers, Find My Past and Ancestry.co.uk.PRE-BOOKING PREFERRED   Held at Coleshill Library Tel: 0300 555 8171Between High St. & Parkfield Rd, B46 3LD [next to the Swan Hotel]
  • Atherstone Family History Help Desk Wed. 19 Jul, 2017 (2:00 pm - 4:00 pm) Help Desk Meeting Help Desk sessions have usual Library facilities for computers, Find My Past and Ancestry.co.uk   Held at Atherstone Library, Long Street, CV9 1AX
  • Nuneaton Family History Help Desk Wed. 26 Jul, 2017 (10:30 am - 12:30 pm) Help Desk Meeting Help Desk sessions have usual Library facilities for computers, Find My Past and Ancestry.co.uk AND here only access to access to the full local studiescollection for Warwickshire  Held at Nuneaton Library Church Street, CV11 4DR
  • Atherstone Family History Help Desk Wed. 16 Aug, 2017 (2:00 pm - 4:00 pm) Help Desk Meeting Help Desk sessions have usual Library facilities for computers, Find My Past and Ancestry.co.uk   Held at Atherstone Library, Long Street, CV9 1AX

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