Colours of The
1st Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment
28th LXI
Queens Colours
1st Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment
28th LXI

Battle Honours The Gloucestershire Regiment 28th LXI

The Battle Honours in blue type are entitled to be borne on the Colours
Within a laurel wreath upon a pedestal inscribed 'Egypt' a sphinx

Ramillies Louisberg Guadaloupe 1759 Quebec 1759 Martinique 1762 Havannah
St Lucia 1778 Maida Corunna Talavera Busaco Barrosa
Albuhera Salamanca Vittoria Pyrenees Nivelle Nive
Orthes Toulouse Peninsula Waterloo Chillianwallah Goojerat
Punjaub LMA Inkerman Seevastopol Delhi 1857 Defence of Ladysmith
Relief of Kimberley Paardeberg South Africa 1899-1902
The Great War 1914-18 Mons Retreat from Mons Marne 1914
Aisne 1914/18 Ypres 1914/15/17 Langemarck 1914/17 Gheluvelt Nonne Bosschen Givenchy 1914
Gravenstafel St Julien Frezenberg Bellewaarde Aubers Loos
Somme 1916/18 Albert 1916/18 Bazentin Delville Wood Pozieres Guillemont
Flers-Courcelette Morval Ancre Heights Ancre 1916 Arras 1917/18 Vimy 1917
Scarpe 1917 Messines 1917/18 Piclckem Menin Road Polygon Wood Broodseinde
Poelcappelle Passchendaele Cambrai 1917/18 St Quentin Bapaume 1918 Rosieres
Avre Lys Estaires Hazebrouck Bailleul Kemmel
Bethune Droucourt Queant Hindenburg Line Epehy Canal du Nord St Quentin Canal
Beaurevoir Selle Valenciennes Sambre France & Flanders1914/18 Piave
Vittorio Veneto Italy 1917/18 Struma Doiran 1917 Macedonia1915-18 Suvla
Sari Bair Scimitar Hill Gallipoli 1915/16 Egypt 1916 Tigris 1916 Kut al Amara 1917
Baghdad Mesopotamia 1916/18 Persia 1918  
The Second World War Defence of Escaut St Omar-la Bassee Wormhoudt
Cassel Villiers Bocage Mont Pincon Falaise Risle Crossing
Le Harve Zeten North West Europe 1940 44/45 Taukyan Paungde Monywa 1942
North Arakan Mayu Tunnels Pinwe Shweli Myitson Burma 1942 44/45

Honorary Distinction: 5th Battalion. A Badge of the Reconnaissance Corps
with year dates 1944-45 and scroll 'North West Europe'

                           Korean War

Hill 327 'Imjin'  Korea 1950-51  

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