3rd Bn, The Royal Anglian Regiment: Service
Authors and Contributors this page: Graham Watson
Page created 1 July 2002. Corrected and updated 17.11.2002
1958-1964
1964-1992
United Kingdom  
Note:This is a battalion history of the Regular Army. See the main regimental page for full lineage and other information.
Colour Key
Lineage
War service
Overseas service
Home service
 
     
  1958.06.02 1st Battalion, 3rd East Anglian Regiment (16th/44th Foot)
formed by amalgamation of
1st Bn, The Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment, and 1st Bn, The Essex Regiment
  1959.06 Germany: Dortmund 5 Bde
  1959.12 Malaya 28 Commonwealth Bde
  1960.07 Malaya 28 Commonwealth Bde
  1962.01 Northern Ireland  
  1964.09.01 3rd Battalion, The Royal Anglian Regiment (16th/44th Foot)
  1964.09 Berlin  
  1966.08 England: Tidworth 5 Bde
  1966.10 (Aden)  
  1967.05 England: Tidworth 5 Bde
  1968.07.01 3rd Battalion, The Royal Anglian Regiment
  1970.12 Germany: Hemer 20 Armd Bde
  1972.04 (Northern Ireland)  
  1972.08 Hemer 20 Armd Bde
  1973.03 (Northern Ireland)  
  1973.07 Hemer 20 Armd Bde
  1974.11 (Northern Ireland)  
  1975.03 Hemer 20 Armd Bde
  1975.08 England: Catterick 24 Inf Bde
  1976.05 Cyprus  
  1978.05 Northern Ireland: Holywood 39 Inf Bde
  1979.11 England: Colchester 7 Field Force
  1982.01 England: Colchester 19 Inf Bde
  1984.02 Germany: Minden 11 Armd Bde
  1986.11 (Northern Ireland)  
  1987.03 Germany: Minden 11 Armd Bde
  1989.02 England: Colchester 19 Inf Bde
  1991.04 Northern Ireland: Londonderry 8 Inf Bde
  1992.06 England: Colchester 19 Inf Bde
  1992.10 amalgamated with 1st Battalion at Colchester, and 2nd Battalion at Osnabrück