The Queen's Royal Surrey Regiment (UK)
Authors and Contributors this page: T.F. Mills
Page created 15 July 2000. Corrected and updated 23.03.2003
 
 
The Queen's Royal Surrey Regiment 
 
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
 
1959.10.14 The Queen's Royal Surrey Regiment
formed by amalgamation of The Queen's Royal Regiment (West Surrey), and The East Surrey Regiment
1966.12.31 united with The Queen's Own Buffs, The Royal Kent Regiment, The Royal Sussex Regiment, and The Middlesex Regiment (Duke of Cambridge's Own), to form
1st Bn, The Queen's Regiment
   
Regulars:
  1st Battalion [1959-1966]
   
Territorials and Volunteers:
  5th Battalion, The Queen's Royal Regiment (West Surrey) [1959-1961]
  6th (Bermondsey) Battalion, The Queen's Royal Regiment (West Surrey) [1959-1961]
  6th Battalion, The East Surrey Regiment [1959-1961]
  23rd London Regiment [1959-1961]
  3rd Battalion, The Queen's Royal Surrey Regiment [1961-1967]
  4th Battalion, The Queen's Royal Surrey Regiment [1961-1967]
   
   
[combined battle honours of The Queen's Royal Regiment, and The East Surrey Regiment]
   
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1959.10.14 Maj-Gen. John Francis Metcalfe, CBE
1964.10.14 Maj-Gen. Francis James Claude Piggott, CB, CBE, DSO
 
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The Queen's York Rangers (1st American Regiment) 1959-1966
The South Alberta Light Horse 1959-1966
The Royal New South Wales Regiment
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The Northern Rhodesia Regiment 1959-1964
   
 
The Queen's Royal Surrey Regiment Museum, Guildford
The Queen's Royal Surrey Regiment Museum, Guildford (Army listing)
The Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment Museum, Dover (Army listing)
The Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment Museum, Dover (Simonides listing)
The Queen's Royal Surrey Regiment Museum, Guildford (Simonides listing)
Regimental Journal:
 
   
Full Histories:
Riley, J. R.  The history of The Queen's Royal Surrey Regiment, 1959-1970.  London : RHQ The Queen's, 1970.