1st Bn, The York and Lancaster Regiment: Service
Authors and Contributors this page: Graham Watson
Page created 1 March 2001. Corrected and updated 18.06.2003
1st Battalion,
65th Regiment of Foot
1758-1881
1881-1968
United Kingdom  
Note:This is a battalion history of the Regular Army. See the main regimental page for full lineage and other information.
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Lineage
War service
Overseas service
Home service
 
     
  1756.08 2nd Battalion, 12th Regiment of Foot
     
  1758.06.15 65th Regiment of Foot
       
     
       
  1881.07.01 1st Battalion, The York and Lancaster Regiment
  1881 India: Bengal
  1882 Aden
  1884 Sudan  
  1884 England: Dover
  1885 Sheffield
  1888 Ireland: Birr
  1891 Cork
  1895 Egnland: Colchester
  1899 South Africa 11 Bde
  1902 India: Mhow
  1905 Quetta
  1910 Karachi
  1913 Jubbulpore
  1915.01 France and Flanders 28 Div
  1915.11 Salonika
  1919 England: Tidworth
  1921 Ireland: Clonmel
  1922 Germany Army of Occupation
  1924 England: Aldershot 3 Bde
  1928 Northern Ireland: Londonderry
  1932 England: Portsmouth
  1935 York
  1936 Egypt
  1937 England: York
  1939.09 France & Belgium 5 Inf Div, BEF
  1940.06 UK
  1942.04 Madagascar
  1942.06 Persia
  1943.07 Sicily
  1943 Italy
  1945.02 NW Europe
  1945 Germany 2 Div
  1948.09.25 amalgamated with 2nd Battalion
  1952 Sudan & Egypt  
  1955 UK  
  1956 (Suez)  
  1956 UK  
  1958.06 Aden  
  1959.01 Berlin BAOR
  1962 Germany: Münster  
  1963 (Swaziland)  
  1965.03 Cyprus  
  1968 UK  
  1968.12.07 disbanded at North Weald, Essex