The Queen's Lancashire Regiment [UK]
Authors and Contributors this page: T.F. Mills
Page created 15 July 2000. Corrected and updated 05.05.2003
 
The  Queen's Lancashire Regiment
crest and tie
by James Robinson
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
 
1970.03.25 The Queen's Lancashire Regiment
formed by amalgamation of The Lancashire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Volunteers), and The Loyal Regiment (North Lancashire)
The Queens' Lancashire Regiment (Army site)
The Queen's Lancashire Regiment, by Glenvil Roberts.
   
Depot:
  Prince of Wales's Division [1970-present]
   
Regulars:
  1st Battalion [1970-present]
Territorials and Volunteers:
  Lancastrian Volunteers [1970-1975]
  4th Battalion [1975-1999]
Lancastrian and Cumbrian Volunteers [1999-present]
[combined battle honours of The Lancashire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Volunteers), and The Loyal Regiment]
   
Badges:  
Uniform:  
   
   
     
   
   
1970.03.25 HM Queen Elizabeth II
1970.03.25 Maj-Gen. Hon. Miles Francis Fitzalan Howard, CB, CBE, MVO, MC
1978.09.01 Maj-Gen. P.A. Downward, DSO, DFC
1983.08.31 Maj-Gen. David Houston, CBE
1993.01.01 Lt-Gen. Scott Carnegie Grant, CB
1999.02.13 Brig. Alex Frederick Birtwistle, OBE, ADC
2001.09.30 Brig. Geoffrey Paul Sheldon
 
 
 
Motto: Loyally I serve
Nicknames:
Anniversaries: Waterloo (18 June), Quebec (13 Sept.)
Freedoms:  
Marches:  
Musicians:
Miscellaneous Tradition Links:
 
The Princess of Wales's Own Regiment 1970-present
The West Nova Scotia Regiment 1970-present
The Loyal Edmonton Regiment 1970-present
The Royal Tasmania Regiment 1970-present
7th Battalion (Wellington (City of Wellington's Own) and Hawke's Bay), The Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment
8th and 14th Battalions, The Punjab Regiment
2nd Battalion, The Royal Malay Regiment 1970-present
The Kimberley Regiment 1995?-present
   
Bond of Friendship
HMS Lancaster
Lancashire County and Regimental Museum, Preston (Army listing)
Lancashire County and Regimental Museum, Preston (Simonides listing)
Queen's Lancashire Regiment Museum, Preston (Simonides listing)
Regimental Journal:
 
Full Histories:
 
Short Histories: