6th Battalion, The Royal Northumberland Fusiliers [UK]
Authors and Contributors this page: Wienand Drenth, T.F. Mills
Page created 1 November 1999. Corrected and updated 30.12.2004
 
6th Battalion,
The Royal Northumberland Fusiliers
1859-1967
 
United Kingdom 
  Titles & Lineage
  History & War Service
  Battle Honours
  Colours, Standards and Guidons

  Badges and Uniforms
  Colonels
 Traditions
 Bibliography

Note: This is a battalion history of the part-time reserves, which are normally liable for full-time active service only in an emergency. See the main regimental page(s) as linked below for more information.
How to find information about individuals who served in this corps
 
  Titles and Lineage English County Index
Alphabetic Index of Titles
     
   
  1920.02.07 6th Battalion, The Royal Northumberland Fusiliers
reconstituted in T.A. with HQ at Walker-on-Tyne
  1938.11.01 43rd Battalion (6th (City) Battalion, The Royal Northumberland Fusiliers), Royal Tank Corps
  1939 formed duplicate 49th Battalion, Royal Tank Corps
  1940.04.30 transferred to Royal Armoured Corps
  1940? 43rd (6th (City) Battalion, The Royal Northumberland Fusiliers) Royal Tank Regiment
  1947.04.01 43rd (6th (City) Battalion, The Royal Northumberland Fusiliers) Royal Tank Regiment
reconstituted in T.A. with HQ at Newcastle
  1956.11.01 6th Battalion, The Royal Northumberland Fusiliers
converted to infantry
  1967.04.01 disbanded and concurrently with 4th/5th Battalion to form A Company (The Royal Northumberland Fusiliers), Fusilier Volunteers, and The 4th/5th/6th (T) Battalion, The Royal Northumberland Fusiliers
     
     
  History (Links) & War Service Introduction to Volunteers
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  Battle Honours

 

  Colours, Standards and Guidons Introduction to Colours
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  Uniforms and Badges
   
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  Honorary Colonels Index of Royal Colonels
  Lt-Col. (Bt. Col.) P. Gardiner, TD, DL
  Traditions
 
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  Bibliography How To Find Books
Scull, L. V. 49th unparalleled : the story of the 49th Battalion Royal Tank Regiment later designated as an armoured personnel carrier regiment, 1939-1945. [Newton Abbot? : L.V. Scull?], 2002.