1st Bn, Queen's Own Highlanders: Service
Authors and Contributors this page: Graham Watson
Page created 1 July 2002. Corrected and updated 03.06.2003
1961-1994
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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  1961.02.07 1st Battalion, Queen's Own Highlanders (Seaforth and Camerons)
formed by amalgamation of 1st Bn, Seaforth Highlanders (Ross-shire Buffs, The Duke of Albany's), and 1st Bn, The Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders
1961.01 Scotland: Edinburgh
1961.04 Singapore, Brunei, Borneo
1964.03 Scotland: Edinburgh
1964.06 Germany: Osnabrück 12 Bde, BAOR
1966.08 Berlin
1968.09 Scotland: Edinburgh
1969 [Sharjah]
1970 Scotland: Edinburgh
1971.04 Germany: Osnabrück 12 Mech Bde, BAOR
1971.11 (Northern Ireland)
1972.03 Germany: Osnabrück 12 Mech Bde, BAOR
1972.07 (Northern Ireland)
1972.10 Germany: Osnabrück 12 Mech Bde, BAOR
1973.12 (Northern Ireland)
1974.04 Germany: Osnabrück 12 Mech Bde, BAOR
1976.06 Scotland: Edinburgh
1976 Belize  
  1977 Scotland: Edinburgh  
1978.04.27 (Northern Ireland)
1978.08.28 Scotland: Edinburgh
1978 Gibraltar  
1979.07 (Northern Ireland)
1979.12.06 Scotland: Edinburgh
1980.03 Hong Kong
1981.11 England: Tidworth 8 Field Force
1982.01 England: Tidworth 1 Inf Bde
1982.06 [Falkland Islands]
1982.12 England: Tidworth 1 Inf Bde
1983.11 Northern Ireland: Aldergrove ? Inf Bde
1985.11 Scotland: Fort George
1988 Germany: Münster 6 Armd Bde
1989.01 Germany: Münster 33 Armd Bde
1990.03.11 (Northern Ireland)
1990.11 Germany: Münster 33 Armd Bde
1991 [Persian Gulf]
1991 Germany: Münster 33 Armd Bde
1992 (Northern Ireland)
1993.10 Scotland: Edinburgh
  1994.09.01 amalgamated with 1st Bn, The Gordon Highlanders, to form
1st Battalion, The Highlanders (Seaforth, Gordons and Camerons)