1st Bn, The Royal Norfolk Regiment: Service
Authors and Contributors this page: Graham Watson
Page created 1 July 2002. Corrected and updated 26.03.2003
1st Battalion,
9th Regiment of Foot
1685-1881
1881-1959
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
 
     
  1685 Henry Cornewall's Regiment of Foot
       
     
       
  1751.07.01 9th Regiment of Foot
       
     
       
1815 France Army of Occupation
  1818 England
  1819 West Indies
  1826 England
  1828 Ireland
  1832 England
  1833 Mauritius
  1835 India
  1839 Afghanistan
  1842 India
  1845 Sikh War
  1846 India
  1847 England
  1848 Ireland
  1854 Malta
  1854 Crimea
  1956 Canada
  1857 England
  1860 Ionian Islands
  1864 Malta
  1864 Gibraltar
  1865 South Africa
  1870 Ireland
  1872 Channel Islands
  1873 England
  1877 Ireland
  1881.07.01 1st Battalion, The Norfolk Regiment
  1881 Ireland: Templemore
  1882 England: Gosport
  1885 Gibraltar
  1889 India
  1892 Burma
  1893 Allahabad
  1898 Bombay
  1902 Bareilly
  1904 South Africa
  1907 England: Warley
  1909 Aldershot
  1912 Ireland: Belfast
  1914.08 France and Flanders 5 Div
  1919 Ireland: Belfast
  1923 West Indies
  1925 Egypt
  1928 China: Shanghai
  1929.12 India: Sialkot
  1933 Jhansi
  1935.06.03 1st Battalion, The Royal Norfolk Regiment
  1937 Delhi
  1939.09 India
  1940.07 UK 3 Inf Div
  1944.04 NW Europe
  1945 Germany
  1948 Berlin  
  1949.05 Germany BAOR
  1950 UK  
  1951.10 Korea 29 Inf Bde Gp
  1952.09 Hong Kong  
  1953.09 Korea  
  1954.10 Cyprus  
  1956.12 Germany: Iserlohn 5 Bde
  1959.08.29 amalgamated with 1st Bn, The Suffolk Regiment, to form
1st East Anglian Regiment (Royal Norfolk and Suffolk)