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The Allied invasion of Sicily, codenamed Operation Husky, was a major World War II campaign, in which the Allies took Sicily from the Axis Powers (Italy and Nazi Germany).
Anne, Princess Royal (Anne Elizabeth Alice Louise; born 15 August 1950) is the second child and only daughter of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.
The Army Reserve (previously known as the Territorial Force, Territorial Army (TA) and the Territorial and Army Volunteer Reserve (TAVR) from 1920 to 2014) is the active-duty volunteer reserve force and integrated element of the British Army.
Banbury is a market town and civil parish on the River Cherwell in the Cherwell District of Oxfordshire.
The 1917 Battle of Doiran was a battle in World War I between the Allies and Bulgaria.
The Battle of Sharon fought between 19 and 25 September 1918, began the set piece Battle of Megiddo half a day before the Battle of Nablus, in which large formations engaged and responded to movements by the opposition, according to pre-existing plans, in the last months of the Sinai and Palestine Campaign of World War I. The fighting took place over a wide area from the Mediterranean Sea east to the Rafat salient in the Judean Hills.
Bletchley is a constituent town of Milton Keynes, in the ceremonial county of Buckinghamshire, England.
The British Army is the United Kingdom's principal land warfare force.
The British Expeditionary Force (BEF) was the British Army in Europe from 1939 to 1940 during the Second World War.
Ceremonies known as the Ceremony of the Keys are held in at least two locations in the United Kingdom: London, and Edinburgh, as well as Gibraltar.
Coulsdon (traditionally pronounced) is a district of south London, mainly within the London Borough of Croydon, with parts of Coulsdon also falling under the London Borough of Sutton and Reigate & Banstead.
Derby (locally) is a city and unitary authority area in the East Midlands region of England.
The First Army was a formation of the British Army that existed during the First and Second World Wars.
GHQ Liaison Regiment (known as Phantom) was a special reconnaissance unit first formed in 1939 during the early stages of World War II.
The invasion of Iceland, codenamed Operation Fork, was a British military operation conducted by the Royal Navy and Royal Marines during World War II.
The Italian Campaign of World War II was the name of Allied operations in and around Italy, from 1943 to the end of the war in Europe.
Kingston upon Thames, also known as Kingston, is the principal settlement of the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames in southwest London.
Operation Anger (sometimes known as Operation Quick Anger), was a military operation to seize the city of Arnhem in April 1945, during the closing stages of the Second World War.
Mercury (Latin: Mercurius) is a major Roman god, being one of the Dii Consentes within the ancient Roman pantheon.
Within the context of building construction and building codes, "occupancy" refers to the use, or intended use, of a building, or portion of a building, for the shelter or support of persons, animals or property.
Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll, (Louise Caroline Alberta; 18 March 1848 – 3 December 1939), was the sixth child and fourth daughter of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert.
A regiment is a title used by some military units.
The Royal Corps of Signals (often simply known as the Royal Signals - abbreviated to R SIGNALS) is one of the combat support arms of the British Army.
Rugby is a market town in Warwickshire, England, on the River Avon.
Sheffield is a city and metropolitan borough in South Yorkshire, England.
A squadron was historically a cavalry subunit, a company sized military formation.
A troop is a military sub-subunit, originally a small formation of cavalry, subordinate to a squadron.
The Tunisia Campaign (also known as the Battle of Tunisia) was a series of battles that took place in Tunisia during the North African Campaign of the Second World War, between Axis and Allied forces.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign state in Europe.
World War I (WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War or the Great War, was a global war centered in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918.
World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.
The 15th Infantry Brigade, later 15 (North East) Brigade, was an infantry brigade of the British Army.
The 168th (2nd London) Brigade was an infantry brigade of the British Army that saw service during both World War I and World War II.
The 179th (2/4th London) Brigade was a formation of the British Army during the First World War.
2nd Signal Brigade was an operational Brigade of the Royal Corps of Signals with a regular HQ, 1 regular regiment, and a number of Territorial Army signal regiments.
31st (City of London) Signal Regiment (V) was a Territorial Army regiment in the Royal Corps of Signals in the British Army.
The 38 Signal Regiment (Volunteers) is a regiment of the British Army's Royal Corps of Signals, part of the Army Reserve.
The 42nd Infantry Brigade and Headquarters North West, also known as 42 (North West) Brigade, is a brigade of the British Army.
The 49th (West Riding) Infantry Division was an infantry division of the British Army.
The 49th Infantry Brigade, also known as 49 (East) Brigade, was a brigade of the British Army.
The 56th (London) Infantry Division was an infantry division of the British Army.
The British 60th (2/2nd London) Division was the second of two second-line Territorial Force divisions formed from the surplus of London recruits in 1914.
The 78th Infantry Division, also known as the Battleaxe Division, was an infantry division of the British Army during the Second World War that fought in Tunisia, Sicily and Italy from late 1942–1945.