The Kenya Rifles
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Authors and Contributors this page: T.F. Mills, Christopher Buyers
Page created 25 March 2002. Corrected and updated 10.07.2006
 
The Kenya Rifles
 
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  Titles & Lineage
  History
  Battle Honours
  Colours, Standards & Guidons
  Uniforms & Badges
  Colonels-in-Chief
  Colonels

  Biography & Gallantry Awards
  Traditions
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How to find information about individuals who served in this corps
 
1895.09.11 East Africa Rifles
formed in Kenya
1902.01.01 united with The Central Africa Regiment, and Uganda Rifles, to form The King's African Rifles

1963.12 The Kenya Rifles 
formed by redesignation of the Kenya Battalions of The King's African Rifles
pip Origins of the King's African Rifles, 1891-1902 (Funga Safari)
Regulars:
[1st Battalion] [1895-1902, 1963-present]
2nd Battalion [1963-present]
3rd Battalion [1963-present]
4th Battalion [19uu-present]
5th Battalion [1979-present]
6th Battalion [1980?-present]
50th Air Cavalry Battalion [1980?-present]
75th Battalion [1982-present]

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Commandant:
1964.03.19 Brig. A.J. Hardy, MBE
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Miscellaneous Tradition Links:
UK flag 1st Bn: The King's Shropshire Light Infantry 1964-1968
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3rd Bn: The Gloucestershire Regiment

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UK flag 3rd Bn: The Royal Gloucestershire, Berkshire and Wiltshire Regiment 1994-present
 
 
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