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1st Bn Duke of Edinburghs Royal Regiment

(Berkshire and Wiltshire)

MALTA SCRAPBOOK

This section will consist of any material that will not fit anywhere else at this point. If any soldier who served in Malta at that time has any interesting photographs or other images we will gladly consider displaying them.

The Oxfordshire troopship

The 'Oxfordshire' Troopship. The Battalion was the last to be trooped from England on this Ship to Malta

Berthing Card

A berthing card for the troopship 'Oxfordshire' used on the Battalions outward trip from U.K. to Malta.

 

St Patrick's Barracks, Malta 

Main Barrack Block 

Guard room Patrick Barracks

View from the Bn Square to the main Barracks

Guardroom, St Patrick Barracks, Malta

The Barracks

St Patrick's Barracks St Patrick's Barracks

 

MT Section Malta

The M. T. Section, 1st Bn DERR Malta 1962 -65 Jack PRICE and Bill WILLOUGHBY

 

B Coy Malta

'B' Coy 1st Bn DERR Malta 1963

 

Bar Staff Malta

Drums presented with skins

Bar Staff Malta, Norman ALLEN 2nd from right.

The drums on the troopship Oxfordshire being presented with four panther and tiger skins by the Indian High

Exercise in Malta V Jocks

The Gut

Members of the Battalion being taken 'Prisoner' by T.A. members of the 52 (Lowland) Division whilst on exercise in Malta/Gozo

The 'GUT' Malta

Independence Parade, Malta

Rehearsal for the Independence day parade, Valleta. The Colour Party, Lt W.A. MACKERETH escorted by Sgt J. THORNTON and Sgt M. BROWN
 

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

The Web team would like to thank Dave NICHOLLS and Malcolm BROWN for their assistance in providing material for this page

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'MALTA SCRAPBOOK 2'

 
                             
 
                        
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