3rd East Anglian Regiment [UK]
Authors and Contributors this page: T.F. Mills
Page created 15 July 2000. Corrected and updated 24.03.2003
 
 
3rd East Anglian Regiment (16th/44th Foot)
 
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
 
1958.06.02 3rd East Anglian Regiment (16th/44th Foot)
formed by amalgamation of The Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment, and The Essex Regiment
1964.09.01 united with 1st East Anglian Regiment (Royal Norfolk and Suffolk), 2nd East Anglian Regiment (Duchess of Gloucester's Own Royal Lincolnshire and Northamptonshire), and The Royal Leicestershire Regiment, to form 3rd Bn, The Royal Anglian Regiment
Depot and Reserves:
 
 
Regulars:
  1st Battalion [1958-1964]
 
Territorials and Volunteers:
  5th Battalion, The Bedfordshire Regiment [1958-1961]
  1st Battalion, The Hertfordshire Regiment [1958-1961]
  The Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment [1961-1964]
The Essex Regiment [1958-1964]
[combined battle honours of The Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment, and The Essex Regiment]
   
Badges:  
Uniform: blue (No.1 Dress) ; facings: yellow; piping: yellow
   
   
     
   
1958.06.02 HM Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother
1958.06.02 Lt-Gen. Sir Reginald Francis Stewart Denning, KBE, CB [Beds&Herts]
 
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Miscellaneous Tradition Links:

The Essex and Kent Scottish

1958-1964
1958-1960
The First City 1958-1961
 
Royal Anglian Regiment Museum, Duxford (Army listing)
Royal Anglian Regiment Museum, Duxford (Simonides listing)
Regimental Journal
The wasp and the eagle, [1959-1964]