1st East Anglian Regiment [UK]
Authors and Contributors this page: T.F. Mills
Page created 15 July 2000. Corrected and updated 24.03.2003
 
 
1st East Anglian Regiment (Royal Norfolk and Suffolk)
 
United Kingdom 
  Titles & Lineage
  History
  Battle Honours
  Colours, Standards & Guidons
  Uniforms & Badges
  Colonels-in-Chief
  Colonels

  Biography & Gallantry Awards
  Traditions
  Alliances
  Associations, Forums, Re-Enactors
  Museums, Monuments, Memorials
  Bibliography

How to find information about individuals who served in this corps
 
1959.08.29 1st East Anglian Regiment (Royal Norfolk and Suffolk)
formed by amalgamation of The Royal Norfolk Regiment, and The Suffolk Regiment
1964.09.01 united with 2nd East Anglian Regiment (Duchess of Gloucester's Own Royal Lincolnshire and Northamptonshire), 3rd East Anglian Regiment (16th/44th Foot), and The Royal Leicestershire Regiment, to form 1st Bn, The Royal Anglian Regiment
Depot and Reserves:
 
Regulars:
  1st Battalion [1959-1964]
 
Territorials and Volunteers:
  The Royal Norfolk Regiment [1959-1964]
  The Suffolk Regiment [1959-1961]
1st Battalion, The Cambridgeshire Regiment [1959-1961]
The Suffolk and Cambridgeshire Regiment [1961-1964]
[combined battle honours of The Royal Norfolk Regiment, and The Suffolk Regiment]
   
Badges:  
Uniform: blue (No.1 Dress); facings: yellow; piping: yellow
   
   
     
   
1959.08.29 HRH Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon, CI, GCVO
1959.08.29 Brig. Richard Hobson Maxwell, CB [Suffolk]
1962.09.11 Maj-Gen. Richard Elton Goodwin, CB, CBE, DSO
 
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Miscellaneous Tradition Links:

12th Infantry Battalion (The Launceston Regiment)

1959-1960
1960-1964

The Auckland Regiment (Countess of Ranfurly's Own)

1960-1964
 
Royal Anglian Regiment Museum, Duxford (Army listing)
Royal Anglian Regiment Museum, Duxford (Simonides listing)
Regimental Journal
The Britannia & Castle