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Durham Light Infantry Records

Reference: D/DLI 2

Catalogue Title: Durham Light Infantry Records

Area: Catalogue

Category: Antiquarian and Composite Records

Description: 1st Battalion (part 1)

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Catalogue Description

As 2/23rd Regiment (1756 - 1758)
As 68th Regiment (1758 - 1782)
As 68th (Durham) Regiment (1782 - 1808)
As 68th, or Durham, Light Infantry (1808 - 1881)
As 1st Battalion The Durham Light Infantry (1881 - 1968)

Catalogue Contents

Durham Light Infantry Records (Ref: D/DLI)Battalions (Ref: D/DLI 2)Records created or inherited by 1st Battalion (Regular) (Ref: D/DLI 2/1)Records of service (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/1-205)War Diaries, 1943-1946, 1952-1953 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/1-5)

War diary of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1 August 1943 - 31 August 1944
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/1


War diary of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1 September - 31 December 1944
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/2


War diary (triplicate copy) of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1 January - 31 December 1945
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/3


War diary (triplicate copy) of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1 January - 30 June 1946
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/4


War diary of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Korea, 1 October 1952 - 28 March 1953
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/5

Digests of Service and Historical Records, 1756 - 1969 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/6-16)

Digest of services of the 68th Regiment, later the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1758 - 16 July 1901, and copy entries to 10 August 1910
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/6


Digest of services of the 68th Regiment, later the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1758 - 22 June 1901, n.d., [ c. 1901]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/7


Record of the services of the 68th Regiment, later the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1756 - 10 November 1916
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/8


Digest of services of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 25 July 1901 - March 1936; April 1950 - March 1951 Contains a note that the digest of services, September 1939 - April 1950, was forwarded to Field Records in accordance with instructions
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/9


Extracts from the digest of services of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1 April 1935 - 31 March 1937 Includes: covering letter [from Lieutenant-Colonel W.A. Grey-Wilson], 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c/o Army Post Office No. 1, Shanghai Area, China Command, to Major R.J. Appleby, the Royal Air Force, Grantham, Lincolnshire, 2 May 1938
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/10


Digest of services of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1 April 1937 - 31 March 1938 Includes: covering letter from Lieutenant-Colonel W.A. Grey-Wilson, Officer Commanding the 1st Battalion, Shanghai, China, to the Officer Commanding, the 2nd Battalion, Woking, Surrey, 28 April 1938
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/11


Digest of services of the 1st Battalion, 1 April 1938 - 31 March 1939 Includes: covering letter from Lieutenant-Colonel W.A. Grey-Wilson, Officer Commanding the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Tientsin, China, to Major R.J. Appleby, M.B.E., 2nd Battalion, Woking, Surrey, 2 April 1939
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/12


Map of Shanghai, including road index, 1938 No scale
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/13


Digest of services of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 27 July 1953 - 31 March 1969
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/14


Historical documents of the 68th Durham Light Infantry, Crimean War, 22 November 1854 - 3 April 1856
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/15


Historical records of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, including a digest of services and extracts from the same, 1 January 1911 - 31 March 1933
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/16

Order Book, 1832 - 1893 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/17)

Standing order book of the 68th Light Infantry, later the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, indexed, 31 October 1832 - 23 August 1893
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/17

Battalion Histories and Scrapbooks (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/18-25)Scrapbook of officers' mess of 1st Battalion, 1812 - 1916 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/18 (1-209))

Scrapbook of the officers' mess of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, containing newspaper cuttings concerning the history of the 68th Light Infantry, South African War memorials, and officers of the regiment killed in the Great War, 13 August 1812 - 1916. Includes photographs and illustrations


Colour picture of soldiers of the 68th (Durham) Light Infantry marching along a country road, 1899


Notes on the military career of Lieutenant-Colonel Severus William Stretton, Hampshire Regiment of Militia, n.d.


'Return of killed and wounded' of soldiers under the command of the Earl of Wellington at Retiro during the Peninsular War, 13 August 1812


Picture of the Right Honourable Earl of Cavan, Colonel of the 68th Light Infantry, 1801 - 1805


Notes on the military career of Captain Peter Le Mesurier of the '103rd', n.d.


Cutting from an army list concerning promotions to the rank of lieutenant and ensign, c.1813


Cutting concerning casualties suffered by the 68th Regiment during a positing in the Windward Islands from 1793 to 1802, n.d.


Signature of John Napier, 68th Regiment, n.d.


'Details of deaths amongst the troops in Jamaica', 1 April to 30 September 1841


Illustration of Lieutenant-General Sir Thomas Picton, n.d.


Notes on the military career of Sir Henry Warde, late Colonel of the 68th Regiment, n.d.


Signature of T. de Courcy Hamilton, 68th Light Infantry, n.d.


Painting entitled The Attack of Morne Fortune in Island of St. Lucia, showing soldiers engaged in a battle, c.1796


Notes on the military career of Lieutenant-General Sir Thomas Picton, n.d.


Notes on the military career of Lieutenant-General Sir Thomas Picton, n.d.


Verse, by H. Munro, entitled Moresco, n.d.


Notes on the Peninsular War, n.d.


Notes on the military career of Lieutenant-General Sir Thomas Picton, n.d.


Cutting from an army list detailing the officers of the 68th (Durham) Regiment of Foot (Light Infantry), 1840


Cutting concerning comments made on the subject of military discipline by Major, Lord W. Paulet, 68th Regiment of Foot, 1836


Cutting concerning comments made on the subject of military discipline by Lieutenant-Colonel Cross and Major, Lord W. Paulet of the 68th Regiment of Foot, c.1836


Cutting concerning comments made on the subject of military discipline by Lieutenant-Colonel Cross and Major, Lord W. Paulet of the 68th Regiment of Foot, c.1836


Cutting concerning comments made on the subject of drunkenness by Lieutenant-Colonel Cross and Major, Lord W. Paulet of the 68th Regiment of Foot, 1836


Cutting concerning comments made on the subject of military discipline by Lieutenant-Colonel Cross and Major, Lord W. Paulet of the 68th Regiment of Foot, c.1836


Cutting, from The London Gazette Extraordinary, concerning a despatch, 13 November 1813, sent to Earl Bathurst by the Marquis of Wellington, dated 25 November 1813


Cutting listing killed and wounded officers, 10 November 1813


Picture of a soldier firing a rifle, c.1813


Cutting concerning the military career of Lieutenant-General Sir Thomas Picton, n.d.


Picture of Lieutenant-General Sir Thomas Picton, n.d.


Cutting listing the 'Killed, Wounded, and Missing, of the Allied Army under the Command of his Excellency General the Marques of Wellington' near Vitoria, Spain, 21 June 1813


Cutting reproducing part of a letter sent to Earl Bathurst concerning killed and wounded officers, dated 3 September 1813


Cutting concerning the violent conduct of 'some soldiers of the 68th Depot' at Nenagh, Ireland, c.1853


Colour plan [incomplete] of the Battle of Alma, the Crimea, 1854


Cutting concerning comments made by Colonel Cross, '58th', on the abolition of corporal punishment in the Army, c.1837


Cutting concerning a despatch sent to Lord Panmure by Field-Marshal Lord Raglan, c.1854


Cutting from a despatch concerning the conduct of senior officers [possibly during the Crimean War], 11 November 1854


Cutting concerning the military career of Lieutenant-General Sir Thomas Picton, 1838


Cutting of obituaries of Captain William Kent Allix, 2nd Division, and Lieutenant Frederick Grote Barker, 68th Regiment, c.1854


Cutting concerning the conduct of James Sims and Samuel Burrows of the 68th Regiment of Foot during the Crimean War, c.1854


Cutting concerning the military career of Lieutenant-General Sir Thomas Picton, 1838


Cutting concerning the mutiny of the 8th West India Regiment, 1851


Picture of a view of the Heights of Alma, Crimea, c.1854


Cutting detailing the military career of Ensign Robert Edward Boyle, Coldstream Guards, c.1854


Cutting concerning the mutiny of the 8th West India Regiment, 1851


Cutting concerning the mutiny of the 8th West India Regiment, 1851


Cutting concerning a proclamation, made by the War Office, discharging the men of the 77th Regiment following their mutiny at Portsmouth, Hampshire, n.d.


Cutting concerning the 'Services of the late Major-General Sir Charles Ashworth', c.1832


Cutting, entitled Crimean Sketches, December 1856


Cutting concerning 'an unfortunate affair' involving the 68th Light Infantry during the Crimean War, c.1854


Cutting of an obituary of Major Heneage Griffith Wynne, 68th Light Infantry, c.1854


Cutting of a letter, by 'a soldier of the 68th', describing conditions at Sebastopol, the Crimea, dated 24 October [1854]


Cutting concerning the Battle of Inkerman [Crimean War], 5 November 1854


Newspaper cutting concerning despatches from Lord Raglan, 1855


Newspaper cutting of a memorial announcement for Sergeant Martin War, 68th Light Infantry, c.1855


Newspaper cutting of a memorial announcement for Private George Evered, 68th Light Infantry, c.1856


Newspaper cutting of a memorial announcement for William Critchely, 68th Light Infantry, c.1855


Picture, captioned Interior of the Redan after its capture, showing soldiers attending to injured comrades at a fort in the Crimea, c.1854


Cutting concerning the Battle of Balaclava [Crimean War], 1854


Cutting of a list of wounded non-commissioned officers and soldiers, issued by Lieutenant-Colonel H. Smyth, Commanding 68th Regiment, at Sebastopol, the Crimea, 9 May 1856


Cutting concerning the wounding of Private Joseph Mitchell, 68th Regiment of Foot, at Inkerman, the Crimea, c.1855


Cutting of a statement of 'the Total strength and the Total Number Killed and Wounded of each Infantry Division of the British Army', c.1854


Illustration of a view of the burial ground on Cathcart's Hill, the Crimea, c.1855


Cutting of 'Nominal Returns of Casualties amongst Officers' during the Crimean War between 18 and 21 October 1854, n.d.


Newspaper cutting of a memorial announcement for Private T. Wallace and Private Lawrence Banks of the 68th Light Infantry, c.1856


Cutting detailing the death of Ensign James Marshall, 68th Regiment of Foot, 1855


Cutting concerning hand-to-hand fighting between soldiers of the 68th Regiment of Foot and the Russian Army near the Woronzoff Road, the Crimea, c.1855


Cutting of a 'numerical return' of soldiers who died at Simpheropol or on the Sebastopol road, the Crimea, issued by Adjutant-General J.B. Bucknall Estcourt, c.1855


Cutting of a return of casualties during the Crimean War between 11 to 12 May 1855, n.d.


Cutting of a return of casualties during the Crimean War between 14 to 17 May 1855, n.d.


Cutting concerning the actions of the 4th Division during the Crimean War, c.1855, n.d.


Cutting of an obituary of Assistant Surgeon Alexander Johnston, 68th Regiment of Foot, c.1856


Cutting of an obituary of Brevet Lieutenant-Colonel H. Smyth, 68th Regiment of Foot, c.1854


Cutting of a list of wounded non-commissioned officers and soldiers of the 68th Regiment of Foot, c.1856


Illustration of Field-Marshal, Lord Raglan, c.1854


Cutting of a despatch from Field-Marshal, Lord Raglan, c.1855


Newspaper cutting of memorial announcements for Assistant Surgeon J.F. O'Leary, Lieutenant H.E. Smyth, and Major Heneage G. Wynne of the 68th Light Infantry, c.1855


Newspaper cutting of a memorial announcement for Lieutenant F. Grote Barker, 68th Light Infantry, c.1854


Cutting of an obituary of Major Heneage Griffith Wynne, 68th Light Infantry, c.1854


Cutting from an army list detailing the officers of the 68th (Durham) Regiment of Foot (Light Infantry), 1847


Cutting concerning the death of 'Boyle of the Coldstream', September 1854


Illustration of a scene from a dinner of the 68th Light Infantry at Crystal Palace, London, November 1857


Newspaper cutting concerning a presentation of new colours to the 68th Regiment of Foot, 1857


Picture, captioned Engagement with the Maoris , showing soldiers fighting local men in New Zealand, c.1864


Picture of a view of the interior of Puke Wharangi Pah, New Zealand, 1864


Picture of a view of Tauranga Harbour, New Zealand, showing a camp of the 68th and 43rd Regiments, c.1864


Picture of the late Lieutenant Joseph Fitzgerald MacCartie, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry [killed in Burma, 1886]


Photograph, from a magazine, of Major H.S. Fitzgerald, 68th Light Infantry, n.d. [c.1886]


Cutting of an obituary of Lieutenant Joseph Fitzgerald MacCartie, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1886


Cutting from an army list detailing the officers of the 68th (Durham) Regiment of Foot (Light Infantry), 1870


Newspaper cutting concerning the 'small number of Crimean survivors' of the 68th Light Infantry, c.1894


Newspaper cutting of a letter to the editor of the Army and Navy Gazette, written by Lieutenant-Colonel W. Gordon, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, concerning Crimean survivors, 1894


Newspaper cutting concerning the 68th (Durham) Light Infantry branch of the Army Temperance Association, February 1894


Newspaper cutting of an announcement of the death of Major C.C. Fitzroy, late of the 68th Light Infantry, 1894


Newspaper cutting concerning the addition of the name of Captain H.L. Battiscombe to a list of 'Crimean surviving officers of the 68th Light Infantry', 1894


Newspaper cutting of an announcement of the death of Lieutenant-General Morant, late of the 68th Light Infantry, 1889


Newspaper cutting an announcement of the death of Lieutenant-General Morant, late of the 68th Light Infantry, 1889


number not used


Newspaper cutting of an announcement of the death of Field-Marshal, Lord William Paulet, 1893


Newspaper cutting of an announcement of the death of Colonel Harrison Walker John Trent-Stoughton, late of the 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, 1899


Newspaper cutting concerning General W.H. Seymour's acceptance of the colonelcy of the 2nd Dragoon Guards, 1894


Newspaper cutting of an announcement of the death of Field-Marshal, Lord William Paulet, 1893


Newspaper cutting concerning an article in 'the Durham local paper' on the transference of the depot of The Durham Light Infantry to Newcastle, 1897


Newspaper cutting concerning 'an enthusiastic send-off' given to Lieutenant-Colonel Peyton on his relinquishing of the command of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1894


Newspaper cutting concerning a Battalion order issued by Lieutenant-Colonel W. Gordon, Commanding 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, 1894


Newspaper cutting concerning the military career of Colonel Trent-Stoughton, 1894


Newspaper cutting an announcement of the death of Major W.O. Harris, Indian Staff Corps, 1895


Newspaper cutting concerning the military career of Sergeant William Viles, late of the 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, 1896


Newspaper cutting concerning the posting of the 68th (Durham) Light Infantry to Dublin, Ireland, 1895


Newspaper cutting concerning the results of an annual inspection of the British corps in Army signalling, 1898


Newspaper cutting concerning an address, given to the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, by Lieutenant-General Sir Henry Havelock-Allan, 1898


Newspaper cutting concerning Robert Coles, late of the 68th Regiment of Foot, who 'entered on his 106th year on Christmas Eve', 1914


Newspaper cutting Robert Coles, late of the 68th Regiment of Foot, who 'on Christmas Eve entered upon his 105th year', 1913


Newspaper cutting concerning Lieutenant-Colonel Gordon's relinquishing of the command of The Durham Light Infantry, 1896


Newspaper cutting concerning the vacant colonelcy of The Durham Light Infantry following the death of Lieutenant-General, Sir William Fyers, 1897


Newspaper cutting concerning The Durham Light Infantry at Buttevant, Ireland, 1894


Newspaper cutting concerning a service at Durham Cathedral attended by the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1882


Cutting from an Army list detailing the officers of the 68th (Durham) Regiment of Foot (Light Infantry), 1871


Photograph, from a magazine, of a memorial tablet to Lieutenant H.L. Gordon, 2nd Bombay Cavalry Regiment, n.d.


Picture of Lieutenant H.L. Gordon, 2nd Bombay Cavalry Regiment, late of the 68th Light Infantry, c.1893


Cutting describing a camp of the 68th Light Infantry and the 82nd Regiment at Abraham, Canada, c.1843


Cutting from an Army list detailing the officers of the 68th (Durham) Regiment of Foot (Light Infantry), 1873


Picture of a table of trophies at the Bombay Presidency Rifle Meeting, n.d.


Picture of soldiers taking part in the Bombay Presidency Rifle Meeting, n.d.


Picture of a camp [possibly at Bombay, India], n.d.


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Major Parker Jarvis, The Durham Light Infantry, n.d.


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Major Guyon, Royal Fusiliers, in civilian dress, n.d.


Photograph of Bugler W. Whittingham, The Durham Light Infantry, and a dog, n.d.


Duplicate of D/DLI 2/1/267(26)


Cutting from an Army list detailing the officers of The Durham Light Infantry, 1898


Picture showing soldiers of The Durham Light Infantry capturing Vaal Krantz, South Africa, c.1900


Picture showing soldiers building a pontoon bridge over the River Tugela during the Battle of Vaal Krantz in South Africa, c.1900


Picture showing soldiers of The Durham Light Infantry capturing Vaal Krantz, South Africa, 1900


Photograph, from a magazine, of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry advancing on Vaal Krantz, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph, from a magazine, of Captain W.C. Lascelles, The Durham Light Infantry, in civilian dress, c.1900


Cutting of an obituary of Lieutenant Charles Duncombe Shafto, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1901


Cutting of an obituary of Lieutenant Francis Owen-Lewis, 14th Bombay Infantry, c.1901


Cutting of an obituary of Lieutenant Ronald Robert Lambton, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1901


Cutting of an obituary of Major Thomas Roger Johnson-Smyth, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1901


Cutting concerning the actions of Lieutenants Ainsworth, May, and Ashburner, of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with Lieutenant Grover, 2nd Shropshire Light Infantry, attached, and Lance-Corporal Edgar, Private Pickford, and Private Horton, also of the 2nd Battalion, during a battle at Korn Spruit, South Africa, c.1900


Cutting of a letter to the editor of the Army and Navy Gazette , concerning 'the Korn Spruit affair' during the Boer War, c.1900


Cutting of an obituary of Lieutenant Arthur Strachan Way, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1901


Picture showing soldiers burying their dead comrades at Vaal Krantz, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph, from a brochure, of a memorial cross to the officers and men of The Durham Light Infantry who were killed or died during the South African Campaign of 1899 - 1902, taken at Durham Cathedral, n.d.


Photograph, from a brochure, of a memorial plaque to the officers and men of the 3rd (Militia) Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, who were killed or died during the South African Campaign of 1899 - 1902, taken at Barnard Castle Parish Church, n.d.


Photograph, from a brochure, of a memorial plaque to the officers and men of the 4th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, who were killed or died during the South African Campaign, 1900 - 1902, taken at Saint Mary's Church, Gateshead, n.d.


Photograph, from a brochure, of a memorial stained glass window dedicated to Lieutenant Charles Duncombe Shafto, The Durham Light Infantry [killed at Vaal Krantz, 5 February 1900], taken at the Garrison Church, Maritzburg, South Africa, n.d.


Photograph, from a brochure, of a stained glass window representing 'The Raising of Lazarus', taken at Saint Margaret's Church, Durham, n.d.


Photograph, from a brochure, of a stained glass window representing 'The Resurrection', taken at Saint Margaret's Church, Durham, n.d.


Photograph, from a brochure, of a stained glass window representing 'The Ascension', taken at Saint Margaret's Church, Durham, n.d.


Photograph, from a brochure, of a memorial plaque to Lieutenant Charles Duncombe Shafto, The Durham Light Infantry [killed at Vaal Krantz, 5 February 1900], taken at Saint Margaret's Church, Durham, n.d.


Photograph, from a brochure, of a memorial stained glass window dedicated to Lieutenant Francis Hubert Airey Sowerby, 3rd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry [died 21 April 1901 at Kroonstad, South Africa], taken at Saint Peter's Church, Luton, Bedfordshire, n.d.


Photograph, from a brochure, of a memorial to the Huntingdonshire men who died in the South African War of 1899 - 1902, taken at All Saints' Church, Huntingdon, n.d.


Photograph, from a brochure, of a memorial statue to the Hartlepool men who died in the South African War of 1899 - 1902, taken at Ward Jackson Park, West Hartlepool, n.d.


Photograph, from a brochure, of a memorial statue to the Gateshead men who died in the South African War of 1899 - 1902, taken at Saltwell Park, Gateshead, n.d.


Photograph, from a brochure, of a stained glass window dedicated to Lieutenant Roger Egerton Rasbotham, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry [killed at Eden Kop, South Africa, 22 June 1901), taken at Saint Oswald's Church, Malpas, Cheshire, n.d.


Photograph, from a magazine, of Lieutenant-Colonel A.L. Woodland, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in civilian dress, c.1900


Duplicate of D/DLI 2/1/18(132)


Cutting from an Army list detailing the officers of The Durham Light Infantry, 1905


Newspaper cutting concerning the Jubbulpore Polo Tournament, India, 1894


Newspaper cutting concerning the finals of the Poona Polo Tournament, India, 1895


Newspaper cutting concerning 'the final game in the infantry polo tournament at Lucknow', India, 1895


Newspaper cutting concerning a polo match, between The Durham Light Infantry and officer of the Fermoy Garrison, in Ireland, 1895


Newspaper cutting concerning a polo match between the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and the 16th Lancers [in India], 1897


Newspaper cutting concerning the activities of the polo team of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1897


Newspaper cutting concerning a polo match between the subalterns' team of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and the Essex Regiment, at Lucknow, India, 1897


Cutting, entitled Fifteen Years, A Brief Record of the 2nd Durham L.I. Branch, n.d.


Photograph, with a newspaper cutting, of Bandsman 'Jimmy' Durham, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with the pet sheep of the Battalion, 'Robert Canning', taken at Aldershot, Hampshire, 1904


Newspaper cutting concerning Bandsman 'Jimmy' Durham, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and a pet sheep, c.1904


Newspaper cutting concerning inter-regimental polo tournaments in India, 1897


Newspaper cutting concerning inter-regimental polo tournaments in India, 1897


Newspaper cutting concerning an experiment, by the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, to 'make the barrack more attractive to men, and prevent soldiers frequenting public houses', 1897


Cutting, entitled Polo in India, 1895


Group photograph, from a magazine, of the officers of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Mhow, India, 1897


Illustration, captioned Holding On: the Ordeal of a German Bombardment by Night, showing officers looking out from a trench onto a battlefield, c.1914 - 1918


Photograph, from a magazine, of Lieutenant John Robertson Hill, 3rd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in civilian dress, c.1914


Photograph, from a magazine, of Captain Luther Vincent Burgoyne Johnson, 1/8th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1914


Photograph, from a magazine, of Captain Robert William Pearson, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1914


Photograph, from a magazine, of Second-Lieutenant Basil Hutton Richardson, 2/8th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1914


Photograph, with a newspaper cutting, of Major E. Gray, late of The Durham Light Infantry, in civilian dress, wearing medals, c.1932


Photograph, from a magazine, of Lieutenant Cecil Oversby Sayer, 7th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1914


Photograph, from a magazine, of Lieutenant Guy Fitzgerald Wharlton, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1914


Photograph, from a magazine, of Lieutenant-Colonel David Coley Young, 1/4th Gurkha Rifles, c.1900


Newspaper cutting concerning a report by Lance-Corporal Tilly, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, of fighting near the Aisne, France, c.1914 - 1918


Newspaper cutting concerning the conduct of 'the Durhams' during 'the great attack', c.1914 - 1918


Photograph, from a magazine, of Second-Lieutenant Alfred John Haughton, 1/9th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1914


Photograph, from a magazine, of Captain John George Harter, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1914


Photograph, from a magazine, of Second-Lieutenant George Eric Fairbairn, 10th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in civilian dress, c.1914


Photograph, from a magazine, of Captain William Noel Atkinson, 2/10th Gurkha Rifles, c.1912


Cutting concerning the history of 'The Durham Light Infantry Regiment', n.d.


Photograph, from a magazine, captioned Cheery Champions of Civilisation, showing soldiers of The Durham Light Infantry holding their steel helmets on their rifles, taken in France or Belgium, c.1914 - 1918


Newspaper cutting concerning the actions of Private T. Warwick, The Durham Light Infantry, that 'have won for him the Victoria Cross', c.1914 - 1918


Cutting of an obituary of Second-Lieutenant Kenneth Bruce Stuart, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1914 - 1918


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Sergeant Edward Priestly, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1914


Photograph, from a magazine, of Major Macclesfield Heptinstall Anderson, 33rd Queen Victoria's Light Cavalry, c.1895


Photograph, from a magazine, of Lieutenant-Colonel Henry de Beauvoir De Lisle, in civilian dress, c.1900


Photograph, from a magazine, of Major-General S.S. Long, 'Director of Supply and Transport', n.d.


Photograph, from a magazine, captioned The church used to stand here, showing a view of a battlefield at Martinpuich, France, c.1914 - 1918


Photograph, from a magazine, of Second-Lieutenant Andrew Little, 1/9th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1914


Photograph, from a magazine, of the grave of Gerald Evelyn Shuldham Sewart, 10th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Agny, France, c.1917


Photograph, from a magazine, of Gerald Evelyn Shuldham Sewart, 10th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1914


Photograph, from a magazine, of Major Stanley Edgar Badcock, 6th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1914


Cutting of an obituary of Gerald Evelyn Shuldham Sewart, 10th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1914


Group photograph, from a newspaper, of the officers of an unidentified battalion of The Durham Light Infantry, c.1914 - 1918 Back row: Second-Lieutenants S. Boys, E.S. Welsh, A.B. Brown, R.P. Dent, and E.R. Manley, Lieutenant R. Watson, Second-Lieutenant E.A. Pike Second row: Second-Lieutenants H. Walton, H. Tompson, J.B. Renton, and R.M. Shepperd, Lieutenant J.E. Stafford, Second-Lieutenant F.W. Ord, Second-Lieutenant W. Beeton Front row: Captain A.J. Raine, Captain A.B. Hare, Major J.A.S. Ritson, Lieutenant-Colonel C. Watson, Captain and Adjutant P. Challons, Captain M. Storey, Captain H. King


Photograph, from a magazine, of a view of 'Devil's Trench', taken at Bois Delville, France, c.1914 - 1918


Photograph, from a magazine, of Major-General Henry de Beauvoir De Lisle, 9th Army Corps, c.1915


Photograph, from a magazine, of Brigadier-General Henry de Beauvoir De Lisle, Commanding 2nd Brigade of Cavalry, c.1914


Photograph, from a magazine, of Captain Walter James, 10th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1914


Cutting concerning the conduct of 'two private soldiers of the Durham Light Infantry' as stretcher-bearers during the Great War, n.d.
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/18(209)

Scrapbook of officers' mess of 1st Battalion, South African War, 1899 - 1902 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/19 (1-155))

Scrapbook of the officers' mess of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, containing newspaper cuttings concerning the South African War, 11 October 1899 - 14 April 1902


Newspaper cutting concerning the number of casualties sustained at Elands-Laagte, South Africa, c.1900


Newspaper cutting of the scorecard of a cricket match between teams of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and Saint Vincent, played at Saint Vincent, West Indies, 2 November [1899]


Newspaper cutting concerning the departure of troops from Southampton, en route to South Africa, c.1899


Newspaper cutting concerning the arrival of the Royal Scots Fusiliers, the Royal Fusiliers, and The Durham Light Infantry, at Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, c.1899


Newspaper cutting concerning troop departures from Aldershot, Hampshire, c.1899


Newspaper cutting concerning the surrender of soldiers of the Royal irish Fusiliers, and the Gloucester Regiment, during fighting in South Africa, c.1899


Newspaper cutting of a poem, by Rudyard Kipling, entitled The Absent- Minded Beggar, c.1900


Newspaper cutting of an account, by Police Constable Garsed, The Durham Light Infantry, on fighting in South Africa, c.1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Leeds Mercury, of an account, by Private Frank White, The Durham Light Infantry, on fighting near the Tugela River, South Africa, 29 January 1900


Photograph, from a newspaper, of soldiers of The Durham Light Infantry, entrenched during the Battle of Colenso, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Newspaper cutting of an account, by Sergeant J.J. Atkinson, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, of the Battle of Colenso, South Africa, c.1899


Newspaper cutting of an account, by Private James McGurk, 'B' Company [1st Battalion], The Durham Light Infantry, of fighting in South Africa, c.1899


Newspaper cutting, from the Liverpool Courier, concerning the Battle of Colenso, South Africa, 26 January 1900


Newspaper cutting concerning a report, from a letter by Private T. Stanton, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on the Battle of Colenso, South Africa, c.1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Auckland Times, concerning a report, from a letter by Corporal John Parkin, 'G' Company, 68th Durham Light Infantry, on the Battle of Colenso, South Africa, 26 January 1900


Newspaper cutting concerning a report, from a letter by Private James Hare, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on 'our big battle' in South Africa, December 1899


Picture, from Lloyd's News, of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, relaxing by a stream at Springfield, South Africa, 18 February 1900


Newspaper cutting of an appeal, by Corporal Callaghan and Private Graham of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, for 'Twist Tobacco', 26 February 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Alnwick Gazette, concerning consignments of warm clothing and tobacco sent to the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and the 1st and 2nd Battalions, Northumberland Fusiliers, by the 'Central Fund', 2 February 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Bradford Observer, concerning 'the military situation in South Africa', 19 January 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Standard, concerning 'the news from Natal', 27 January 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Daily Telegraph, concerning casualties suffered by units of 'General Lyttelton's Brigade', 27 January 1900


Duplicate of D/DLI 2/1/18(134)


Newspaper cutting concerning the wounding of Captain Walter Charles Lascelles, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1900


Newspaper cutting of a list of casualties sustained at Potgeiter's Drift, South Africa, 6 February [ c.1900]


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Lieutenant-Colonel Fitzgerald, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1899


Newspaper cutting concerning the wounding of Lieutenant-Colonel Herbert Swayne Fitzgerald, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1900


Photograph, from a magazine, of Second-Lieutenant E.W. Appleby, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1899


Newspaper cutting concerning the wounding of Second-Lieutenants R.R. Lambton, E.W. Appleby, and C.L. Matthews of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Morning Post, of a list of casualties sustained by the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in South Africa, 14 February 1900


Photograph, from a magazine, of Lieutenant E.A.C. Blake, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1899


Newspaper cutting concerning the wounding of Lieutenant Edward Algernon Cleander Blake, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1900


Photograph, from the Daily Graphic, of Second-Lieutenant C.D. Shafto, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 14 February 1900


Photograph, from the Daily Graphic, of Major T.R. Johnson-Smyth, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 14 February 1900


Duplicate of D/DLI 2/1/19(33)


Newspaper cutting concerning the death of Second-Lieutenant Charles Duncombe Shafto, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Daily Chronicle, concerning the storming of two hills near the Tugela River, South Africa, by The Durham Light Infantry, 8 February 1900


Duplicate of D/DLI 2/1/19(34)


Newspaper cutting of an obituary of Major Thomas Roger Johnson-Smyth, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1900


Picture, from a newspaper, of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, advancing upon Vaal Krantz, South Africa, c.1900


Magazine cutting concerning the history of The Durham Light Infantry, c.1900


Newspaper cutting concerning the history of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and the 1st Rifle Brigade, c.1900


Newspaper cutting concerning The Durham Light Infantry's advance of Vaal Krantz, South Africa, c.1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Standard, concerning 'the operations of the Tugela', South Africa, 10 February 1900


Newspaper cutting concerning the storming of two hills by The Durham Light Infantry during 'a successful frontal demonstration' in South Africa, 7 February [1900]


Newspaper cutting, from the Chronicle, concerning the capture of Vaal Krantz, South Africa, by The Durham Light Infantry, 5 March 1900


Magazine cutting concerning the burial of soldiers' bodies at Vaal Krantz, South Africa, c.1900


Duplicate of D/DLI 2/1/18(143)


Picture of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, engaging Boers during an attempt to relieve Ladysmith, South Africa, c.1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Yorkshire Post, concerning a memorial service, for 'those who have fallen in the present war', at Durham Cathedral, 15 February 1900


Newspaper cutting concerning an account, by Sergeant J.J. Atkinson, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, of the storming of a hill in South Africa [Vaal Krantz], c.1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Auckland Times, concerning an account, by Private R. Newton, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, of the storming of a hill in South Africa [Vaal Krantz], 16 March 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Cambridge Gazette, concerning an account, by Private A.S. Woolley, The Durham Light Infantry, of the storming of a hill in South Africa [Vaal Krantz], 27 March 1900


Duplicate of D/DLI 2/1/18(130)


Newspaper cutting, from the Boston Independent , concerning an account, by Private F. Storey, 'B' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, of the storming of a hill in South Africa [Vaal Krantz], 17 March 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Morning Post, concerning 'Kaffirs in the Boer ranks', 12 February 1900


Picture, from Lloyd's News, of Lieutenant-Colonel H.S. Fitzgerald, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 18 February 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Yorkshire Post, listing reservist soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, killed and wounded during fighting in South Africa, 15 February 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Scarborough Mercury, concerning an account, by Corporal A. Hudson, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, of the storming of Vaal Krantz, South Africa, 17 March 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Evening News, concerning an account, by 'one of the Durham Light Infantry', of the storming of a hill in South Africa [Vaal Krantz], 17 March 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Morning Post, concerning the storming of Vaal Krantz, South Africa, 10 March 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Manchester Mail, concerning an account, by Private R.H. Allen, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, of fighting in South Africa, 1 March 1900


Newspaper cutting concerning the storming of Vaal Krantz, South Africa, c.1901


Newspaper cutting, from The Times, headlined 'Buller's Advance Towards Ladysmith', 19 March 1900


Newspaper cutting concerning the relief of Ladysmith, South Africa, c.1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Standard, concerning the relief of Ladysmith, South Africa, 27 March 1900


Newspaper cutting of a casualty list of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in South Africa, February [1900]


Cartoon, from a newspaper, captioned Just in time for Majuba Day, c.1900


Newspaper cutting concerning the siege of Ladysmith, South Africa, c .1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Daily Mail, concerning the Battle of Pieters, South Africa, 5 March 1900


Sketch of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, storming Vaal Krantz, South Africa, c.1900


Newspaper cutting concerning the relief of Ladysmith, South Africa, c.1900


Newspaper cutting of a list of wounded soldiers, including soldiers of The Durham Light Infantry, Mounted Infantry, 20 November 1900


Newspaper cutting of a casualty list of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 6 March 1900


Newspaper cutting concerning the promotion of Major Ross, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, to the command of 'a corps of Mounted Infantry', 18 April 1900


Newspaper cutting concerning the retirement of Lieutenant-Colonel Woodland, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 22 November 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Daily Graphic, concerning the wounding of officers, including Lieutenant-Colonel W.C. Ross, The Durham Light Infantry, during an engagement in South Africa, 1 November 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Newcastle Journal , concerning the wounding of Lieutenant-Colonel W.C. Ross, The Durham Light Infantry, 14 November 1900


Newspaper cutting concerning the condition of Captain M.G. Sowerby and Lieutenant-Colonel Ross of The Durham Light Infantry, 24 November 1900


Newspaper cutting concerning the wounding of Lieutenant-Colonel W.C. Ross, The Durham Light Infantry, and the gallantry of Trooper Picton, November [1900]


Newspaper cutting concerning the occupation of Komati Poort, South Africa, by the Guards' Brigade, 29 September 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Sunderland Echo, concerning gifts of tobacco and clothing to the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in South Africa, 14 September 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Yorkshire Post, concerning a Boer attack upon soldiers of The Durham Light Infantry and the West Yorkshire Regiment at a camp in South Africa, 14 April 1900


Newspaper cutting of a casualty list of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in South Africa, 4 April 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Yorkshire Post, concerning operations in Natal, South Africa, 14 April 1900


Newspaper cutting, from Truth, concerning the gallantry of a group of officers and soldiers of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at Koorn Spruit, South Africa, 22 July 1900


Newspaper cutting concerning the military situation at Aliwal North, South Africa, c.1900


Newspaper cutting concerning the role of The Durham Light Infantry in South Africa, c.1900


Newspaper cutting concerning the return to England of Lieutenant-Colonel Woodland, The Durham Light Infantry, 6 October 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Cheshire Observer, concerning an account, by Private O. Dutton, The Durham Light Infantry, of fighting in South Africa, 2 June 1900


Duplicate of D/DLI 2/1/19(88)


Newspaper cutting, from the Newcastle Chronicle, concerning General Clery's operations in South Africa, 23 July 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Birmingham Gazette, of accounts, by un-named soldiers, of fighting and conditions in South Africa, 5 March 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Leicester Chronicle, concerning the recruitment of Mr. Charles Vere Gunning, 10 February 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Huddersfield Express, of an account, by Private J. Kaye, 'H' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, of fighting in South Africa, July 1900


Newspaper cutting concerning the escape from Boer captivity of Lieutenant Ainsworth, The Durham Light Infantry, 1 September 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Daily Chronicle, concerning the escape from Boer captivity of Lieutenant Ainsworth, The Durham Light Infantry, 11 October 1900


Picture, from a newspaper, of a British captain, c.1900


Picture, from a newspaper, of a Boer captain, c.1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Scarborough Mercury, concerning the return home of Private Frank White, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 19 May 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Sheffield Telegraph, of an account, by Private T. Hessey, 3rd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, of fighting in South Africa, 19 November 1900


Newspaper cutting concerning the sporting success of Colonel De Lisle, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Newcastle Journal, of a casualty list of the 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers and the 4th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 24 December 1900


Newspaper cutting, from the Daily Telegraph, concerning a letter, from Lady Symons, to the mother of a sergeant of The Durham Light Infantry, 1 September 1900


Newspaper cutting of a spoof report on a 'cricket match' between 'Britain' and 'Boer', c.1901


Newspaper cutting concerning casualties sustained during an engagement with 'De Wet's force south of Welcome', South Africa, c.1901


Newspaper cutting, from the Yorkshire Post, concerning the death of Lieutenant Arthur Strachan Way, The Durham Light Infantry, 2 February 1901


Newspaper cutting, from the Morning Post, concerning the death of Lieutenant Arthur Strachan Way, The Durham Light Infantry, 5 February 1901


Newspaper cutting, from the Blackburn Times, of an account, by Private John Yates, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, of a Boer attack on a mail train, 16 March 1901


Newspaper cutting of an announcement of the death of Lieutenant E.B. Thresher, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 12 April 1901


Newspaper cutting, from the Standard, an announcement of the death of Lieutenant E.B. Thresher, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 13 April 1901


Newspaper cutting, from the Newcastle Journal, an announcement of the death of Lieutenant E.B. Thresher, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 13 April 1901


Newspaper cutting, from the Newcastle Journal, of a letter, from Lord Londonderry, making an appeal to the public to send Christmas gifts to soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, serving in Africa, October 1901


Newspaper cutting concerning the unveiling of a memorial window to Lieutenant Charles Duncombe Shafto, The Durham Light Infantry, at Saint Margaret's Church, Durham, c.1900


Newspaper cutting of a an announcement in memory of Lieutenant Charles Duncombe Shafto, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1900


Newspaper cutting concerning statements made by Boer prisoners, c.1900


Newspaper cutting concerning a despatch from Field Marshal Lord Roberts, 1901


Newspaper cutting, from the Newcastle Journal, detailing promotions and honours given to officers and soldiers of The Durham Light Infantry and the Northumberland Fusiliers, 20 April 1901


Newspaper cutting, from the Yorkshire Post, of a letter, from Theresa, Lady Londonderry, appealing for 'winter comforts' for soldiers of The Durham Light Infantry serving in South Africa, 29 February 1901


Newspaper cutting, from the Newcastle Journal, concerning casualties sustained by the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in South Africa, April 1901


Newspaper cutting, from the Newcastle Journal, concerning casualties sustained by the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and the 1st Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, 1901


Newspaper cutting, from the Newcastle Journal, concerning the wounding of Second-Lieutenant H.J. Doddington, The Durham Light Infantry, August 1901


Newspaper cutting, from the Standard, of a list of casualties sustained in South Africa, 11 September 1901


Newspaper cutting of a progress report of Lieutenant Matthews, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1901


Newspaper cutting of a list of casualties sustained in South Africa, October 1901


Newspaper cutting of a list of casualties sustained in South Africa, 27 November 1901


Newspaper cutting, from the Newcastle Journal, concerning casualties sustained in South Africa, 12 September 1901


Newspaper cutting, from the Standard, of a list of casualties sustained by The Durham Light Infantry in South Africa, 29 June 1901


Newspaper cutting, from the Cheshire Observer, concerning the return home of Second-Lieutenant Roger Egerton Rasbotham, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, following a bout of enteric fever, 23 June 1900


Newspaper cutting concerning the death, in action, of Second-Lieutenant Roger Egerton Rasbotham, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at Eden Kop, South Africa, 27 June 1901


Newspaper cutting, from the Newcastle Journal, concerning officers and a soldier of The Durham Light Infantry mentioned in a despatch from Lord Kitchener, 21 August 1901


Newspaper cutting of a list of casualties sustained in South Africa, c.1901


Newspaper cutting of a list of casualties sustained in South Africa, c.1901


Newspaper cutting of an obituary of Lieutenant Ronald Robert Lambton, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1901


Newspaper cutting of an account, by Captain C.A. Rowley, Dorsetshire Regiment, of fighting at Fort Prospect, South Africa, c.1901


Newspaper cutting, from the Standard, of a list of the total losses sustained by the Field Force in South Africa, reported during December 1901, 7 January 1902


Newspaper cutting of a list of 'Boer losses for the past year', c.1902


Newspaper cutting, from the Standard, of a list of the total losses sustained by the Field Force in South Africa, reported during February 1902, 6 March 1902


Newspaper cutting concerning the return of three companies of the 3rd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, to Barnard Castle, following service in South Africa, c.1902


Newspaper cutting, from the Newcastle Journal, concerning the departure, from Newcastle-upon-Tyne, of soldiers of the 4th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, en-route to South Africa, 7 January 1902


Newspaper cutting, from the Newcastle Journal, concerning the activities of the 1st and 4th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in South Africa, 26 March 1901


Newspaper cutting, from the Standard, concerning a military tournament of the 1st Army Corps, held at Aldershot, Hampshire, 14 April 1902


Cutting of a diary of the South African War, 1899 - 1902


Cuttings from a publication [possibly the London Gazette], entitled Officers and Men of the Army and Navy Mentioned in Despatches, South Africa, 1899 - 1902


Newspaper cutting, headlined Honours and Promotions in North County Regiments, c.1902


Newspaper cutting listing officers and soldiers mentioned in Lord Roberts' final despatch from South Africa, c.1902


Cutting of a list of officers awarded the Order of the Bath, c.1902


Cutting of a list of non-commissioned officers awarded the Medal for Distinguished Conduct, c.1902


Cutting of a list of officers of The Durham Light Infantry awarded 'special promotions', c.1902


Cutting of a list of officers 'considered qualified for Staff employment', c.1902


Cutting concerning the award of an Order of Saint Michael and Saint George to the late Lieutenant-Colonel R.B. Wilson, 3rd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1902


Cutting of a list of officers awarded the Distinguished Service Order, c.1902


Cutting of a list of reserve officers, c.1902


Cuttings of a list of officers and soldiers awarded the Victoria Cross for service during the South African War, c.1902


List of officer casualties during the South African War, from 10 October 1990 to 31 May 1902, c.1902
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/19(155)

Scrapbook and photograph album of 1st Battalion, Korea, book 1, 1952 - 1953 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/20 (1-349))

Scrapbook and photograph album of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in Korea, book 1, 30 July 1952 - 28 April 1953


Map of Korea, published by The Daily Telegraph, c.1952


Photograph of the officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Brancepeth Castle, Durham, July, 1952 Back row: Second Lieutenant E.H.F. Sawbridge; Second Lieutenant B.D. Perrott; Second Lieutenant J.G.T. Lightley; Second Lieutenant M.D.C. McBain; Second Lieutenant E.M. Collinge; Second Lieutenant J.G. Pearce; Second Lieutenant M. Greener; Second Lieutenant G. Hill; Second Lieutenant G.D. Dunn; Lieutenant J. Arthur, R.A.M.C.; Second Lieutenant M.S. MacGregor-Oakford Middle row: Lieutenant J.B. Tonkinson; Lieutenant C.F. Bower; Captain G. Cook; Captain J.W. Lloyd; M.C., Captain G.E.P. Grant; Captain R.S. Clarke; M.C., Captain J.A.C. Arnot; Captain N. Hodgson; Lieutenant P.S. Hayes; Lieutenant P.M. de W. Greenwell; Lieutenant W.J. Nott-Bower; Second Lieutenant D.M. Constantine Front row: Captain A.T. Taylor; Captain E.C. Ellis; Major C.P. Donoghue M.C.; Major R.S. Loveridge, M.B.E., M.C., Major R.G. Atkinson, M.C.; Major C.R.W. Norman, O.B.E., (Second in Command); Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, D.S.O., O.B.E., (Commanding Officer); Captain R.E. Scott (Adjutant); Major G.B. Whitworth; Major J.O. Collingwood; Major J.W. Kelly; Captain G. Flannigan, M.B.E., M.M., (Quartermaster); Captain M.L.N. Benson, M.C.


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, boarding H.M.T. Empire Trooper, taken at Southampton, 30 July 1952


Newspaper cutting concerning the departure of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, for Korea, July 1952


Photograph of H.M.T. Empire Trooper, n.d.


Photograph of Major Collingwood, left, and Lieutenant-Colonel Hamner, right, with Lord Lawson of Beamish, centre, waving farewell to soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Southampton, 30 July 1952


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Southampton, 30 July 1952


Photograph of Major G.B. Whitworth, leading 'C' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, into Durham Cathedral for the Service of Farewell to the Battalion before its departure for Korea, 20 July 1952


Photograph of Sir Robert Champman, K.B.E., C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O., T.D., D.L, at the Service of Farewell in Durham Cathedral for the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, before its departure for Korea, 20 July 1952


Photograph of the Colour Party marching to Durham Cathedral, before the Service of Farewell to the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, before its departure for Korea, 20 July 1952


Photograph of Major J.W. Kelley leading 'D' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, into Durham Cathedral for the Farewell Service to the Battalion before its departure for Korea, 20 July 1952


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, D.S.O., C.B.E., Commanding Officer, leading the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, past the saluting base in Durham Market Place on the occasion of the Service of Farewell in Durham Cathedral to the Battalion, before its departure for Korea, 20 July 1952


Newspaper cutting, from the South China Morning Post, concerning the arrival of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in Hong Kong, September 3 1952


Photograph, from the South China Morning Post, Hong Kong, of Lieutenant General Sir Terence Airey, Commander British Forces, Hong Kong, and Colonel of the Regiment, shaking hands with warrant officers and sergeants of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on their arrival in Hong Kong, September 1952


Photograph of a group of officers, in mess dress, and women, in evening wear, including General and Mrs. Airey, taken at Hong Kong, September 1952


Luncheon menu from onboard H.M.T. Empire Trooper, 8 August 1952


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, relaxing on the deck of H.M.T. Empire Trooper, 1952


Memorandum [possibly a spoof] concerning exercise 'salt fish', 1952


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, undergoing training, on the deck of H.M.T. Empire Trooper, 1952


Photograph of a boxing match, on the deck of H.M.T. Empire Trooper, 1952


Printed invitation to a cocktail party, from Lieutenant-Colonel Jeffreys and the officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, onboard H.M.T. Empire Trooper, 8 August 1952


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, D.S.O., O.B.E., Commanding Officer 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, briefing senior officers on the disembarkation of the unit, September 1952


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, walking down a gangplank from H.M.T. Empire Trooper, on arrival at Pusan Docks, Korea, 7 September 1952


Photograph of Private Ron Pattison, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, right, being greeted by Sergeant First Class Robert Tutt, of the United States Army, on the former's arrival at Pusan Docks, Korea, 7 September 1952


Photograph of Captain R.E. Scott, left, and Major R.G. Atkinson, centre, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with Colonel J.L. Atkinson, D.S.O., Commander of British Commonwealth Sub Area, Pusan, right, taken at Pusan Docks, Korea, 7 September 1952


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a train, giving food to children, taken in Korea, September 1952


Photograph of Miss Hilda Wood, left, and Miss Pat Whittal, right, members of the Women's' Voluntary Service, giving magazines and playing cards to soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Korea, September 1952


Photograph, from a newspaper, of soldiers of 'H. Q.' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, including Private Wilfred Hall, talking, in the doorway of a troop train, to some American soldiers, taken in Korea, September 1952


Newspaper cutting concerning the arrival of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, under the command of Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, in Pusan, Korea, September 1952


Newspaper cutting of an article, entitled Japanese in a hurry, September 1952


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Private Dennis Bradley, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, inspecting his rifle, taken in Korea, September 1952


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Regimental Sergeant-Major F.G. Edwards, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, talking to soldiers about conditions in the Far East, taken in Korea, September 1952


Photograph of Private S. Appleby, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, asleep on a train, on his way to the front line, taken in Korea, September 1952


Letter from General Mark W. Clark, United States Army, Commander in Chief United Nations Forces Far East, to Lieutenant-Colonel Jeffreys, Commanding Officer 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, conveying best wishes to the battalion, September 1952


Newspaper cutting, entitled Durhams Move Up to the Korea Front, by Major Hugh Pond, M.C., including a photograph of soldiers of Three Platoon, 'A' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, aboard a Canadian lorry, taken in Korea, September 1952


Newspaper cutting, from the Northern Echo, concerning soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, settling down in Korea, 3 October 1952


Newspaper cutting, from the Japan News, concerning soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, settling down in Korea, 16 September 1952


Photograph, from the Northern Despatch, of Private Robert Boddy, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, right, cutting the hair of Private Alan Murton, left, 1 November 1952


Photograph, from the Northern Despatch, of Regimental Sergeant-Major F.G. Edward, 1 November 1952


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Privates Robert Alderton, first left, Richard Clarke, second left, Cyril Bertram, third left, Roy Reay, fourth left, and Edward Ross, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Korea, c.November 1952


Newspaper cutting from the Sunday Graphic, concerning soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at prayer on a Korean hillside, 9 November 1952


Photograph of 'Oscar', first left, 'Tonk', second left, and Major-General M.M.A.R. West, C.B, D.S.O., right, and other unidentified men, taken at a Light Infantry lunch party, Korea, 17 October 1952


Photograph of Brigadier 'Abdy' Ricketts, left, and an officer, 'Reggie', taken at a Light Infantry lunch party, Korea, 17 October 1952


Photograph of Major C.P. Donoghue, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, left, Major S.L. Dymond, Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry, second left, Major R.S. Loveridge, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, third left, and the 'Commanding Officer', right, taken at a Light Infantry lunch party, Korea, 17 October 1952


A brief history of the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry, n.d.


Photograph of officer 'Flan', left, with Major S.L. Dymond, Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry, centre, and Major R.S. Loveridge, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, right, taken at a Light Infantry lunch party, Korea, 17 October 1952


Photograph of a view of an army camp in open countryside, taken in Korea, c.1952


List of the distribution of officers and men of Light Infantry Regiments serving in the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1952


Debriefing document concerning a Canadian patrol in Korea, September 1952


Memorandum to the quartermaster of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, from Lieutenant L.J.H. Arthur, concerning Sergeant Howson's boots, 23 November 1952


Message to Company Sergeant-Major Berine, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, from a Korean interpreter, c.November 1952


Cartoon, captioned They enjoy a good joke, n.d.


Washing chit of Sergeant Teleny, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 9 October 1952


Statement written by Corporal Adams, 2 Platoon, 'A' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, concerning a fire in the company stores, October 1952


List of kit lost in a fire, 22 October 1952


Cartoon, captioned Water in the country is not fit to drink, n.d.


Cartoon, captioned Remember - Koreans' feelings are easily hurt, n.d.


Newspaper cutting, from the Middlesbrough Evening Gazette, concerning the wounding of Private William George, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in Korea, 6 October 1952


Newspaper cutting, from the Shields Gazette, concerning the wounding of Private Ronald Vinton, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in Korea, 11 November 1952


Newspaper cutting, from the Middlesbrough Evening Gazette, concerning the wounding of Lance-Corporal Alan Twentyman, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in Korea, 10 November 1952


Photograph, from the Sunderland Echo, of a group of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, gathered around a radio set at a camp, taken in Korea, 1952 Named soldiers comprise, Company Sergeant-Major Robson, Sergeant Hudson, Company Sergeant-Major Gibbons, Lance-Corporal Jeavons, Private Day, and Lance-Corporal McKenzie


Photograph, from the Sunderland Echo, of a sign outside a canteen of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Korea, 1952


Newspaper cutting, 'Farewell Hall', December 1952


Photograph, from the Durham County Advertiser, of the Mayor of Durham, with the Mayoress, writing the address of Private M. Appleby, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a parcel from the Korea Comforts Fund, September 1952


Photograph, captioned 'A' Echelon's Local , showing a sign reading 'Brancepeth Arms' near tents in an army camp in Korea, c.1952


Photograph of two soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, observing the 'Main Supply Route' through the Korean countryside, c.1952


Photograph of two soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, observing the 'Main Supply Route' through the Korean countryside, c.1952


Photograph of Major C.P. Donoghue, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, right, with soldiers of his company, in the Korean countryside, c.1952


Photograph, from a newspaper, captioned By Day, showing Corporal T. Glouston, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, centre, with two soldiers, 1952


Photograph, from a newspaper, captioned By Night, showing Lance-Corporal H. Gort, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, left, 1952


Photograph of a view of the Korean countryside, c.1952


Newspaper cutting, from the Northern Despatch, concerning Private John Nevison, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 7 November 1952


Photograph of a view of a river, with a mountain range in the distance, taken in Korea, c.1952


Newspaper cutting concerning a Remembrance Day service held in Durham Cathedral, November 1952


Photograph, captioned Pontoon to replace Teal Bridge, washed away , showing an army vehicle approaching a pontoon bridge over a river, taken in Korea, c.1952


Photograph, from The Illustrated London News, of the Duchess of Kent, at a dinner in Hong Kong, with Mr. T.N. Chau, right, and Sir Man Kan-Lo, left, 8 November 1952


Photograph, from The Illustrated London News, of the Duchess of Kent and Terence Edmett, taken at Hong Kong, 8 November 1952


Photograph, from The Illustrated London News, of the Duchess of Kent laying the foundation stone of the Tsanyuk Maternity Hospital, Hong Kong, 8 November 1952


Photograph, from The Illustrated London News, of the Duchess of Kent with Sir Shouson Chow, left, and Sir Robert Ho Tung, right, taken at Hong Kong, 8 November 1952


Photograph, from The Illustrated London News, of the Duchess of Kent with Lieutenant General Sir Terrence Airey, Commander, British Forces in Hong Kong, taken at Hong Kong, 8 November 1952


Photograph of a soldier, 'Bob,' of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, beside a sign reading 'Command Post', taken in Korea, c.1952


Photograph of a soldier of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, inspecting a stove, taken at an army camp, Korea, c.1952


Photograph of a soldier of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, inspecting a stove, taken at an army camp, Korea, c.1952


Propaganda leaflet published by the North Korean forces, c.1952


Propaganda sheet, Peace, published by the 'Peace News Press' of the North Korean forces, November 1953


Propaganda sheet, Peace, published by the 'Peace News Press' of the North Korean forces, September 1952


Propaganda leaflet published by the 'Korean People's Army', c.1952


Photograph, from Life magazine, dated 1928, utilised by the North Korean forces as propaganda, c.1952


Safe conduct pass issued by the 'Korean's People's Army' and the 'Chinese People's Volunteer Forces', c.1952


Front cover of a guide to Korea, published by the War Office, May 1952


Copy of the Geneva Prisoner of War Convention of 1949, c.1952


Propaganda leaflet published by the North Korean forces, c.1952


Propaganda leaflet, Nelly Gray, published by the North Korean forces, c.1952


Photograph of a banner, made by the North Korean forces, removed by the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, from a position near the 1st Battalion's base, c.1952


Propaganda leaflet published by the North Korean forces, c.1952


Propaganda leaflet, in Chinese, published by the South Korean forces, c.1952


Propaganda leaflet, in Chinese, published by the South Korean forces, c.1952


Propaganda leaflet, in Chinese, published by the South Korean forces, c.1952


Propaganda leaflet published by the North Korean forces, c.1952


Propaganda leaflet, in Chinese, published by the South Korean forces, c.1952


Safe conduct certificate, in English, Chinese, and Korean, issued by the South Korean and American forces, c.1952


Front cover of a guide to Korea published by the Canadian Army, c.1952


Propaganda cartoon published by the North Korean forces, c.1952


Card printed with the flag of South Korea, c.1952


Propaganda leaflet, in Chinese, published by the South Korean forces, c.1952


Propaganda leaflet, in Chinese, published by the South Korean forces, c.1952


Propaganda leaflet published by the North Korean forces, c.1952


Photograph, from the Japan News, of Mr. T.L. MacDonald, New Zealand Minister of Defence, handing over a silver bugle to a soldier of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Korea, 14 November 1952


Photograph of two silver bugles presented by Mr. T.L. MacDonald, New Zealand Minister of Defence, to the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 14 November 1952


Newspaper cutting, from the Daily Mail, concerning the presentation of silver bugles to the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, by Mr. T.L. MacDonald, New Zealand Minister of Defence, 15 November 1952


Printed list of the members of the New Zealand official party, November 1952


Photograph of Mr. T.L. MacDonald, New Zealand Minister of Defence, right, and Lieutenant-General Sir Terrence Airey, Colonel The Durham Light Infantry, left, taken in Korea, 14 November 1952


Photograph of Mr. T.L. MacDonald, New Zealand Minister of Defence, inspecting soldiers of 'A' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Korea, 14 November 1952


Copy of the 'Order of Parade for the Presentation of Silver Bugles to the 1st Battalion The Durham Light Infantry by The Honourable Mr. T.L. MacDonald, M.P., New Zealand Minister of Defence', Korea, 14 November 1952


Photograph of Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, replying to an address by Mr. T.L. MacDonald, New Zealand Minister of Defence, taken in Korea, 14 November 1952


Photograph of Mr. T.L. MacDonald, New Zealand Minister of Defence, ready to take the salute during an official visit, taken in Korea, 14 November 1952


Photograph of Lieutenant-General Sir William Bridgeford, second left; Major-General West, Commander First Commonwealth Division, centre; Lieutenant-General Paul Kendall, Commander First Corps, United States Army, second right; Lieutenant-General Sir Terrence Airey, Colonel The Durham Light Infantry, right; and an unidentified officer, left; taken in Korea, 14 November 1952


Photograph of Lieutenant-General Sir William Bridgeford, Commander in Chief, British Commonwealth Forces in Korea and Japan, left; Lieutenant-General Paul Kendall, Commander First Corps, United States Army, centre; and Major-General West, Commander First Commonwealth Division, right; taken in Korea, 14 November 1952


Photograph of 'A' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, performing a march past during a visit by Mr. T.L. MacDonald, New Zealand Minister of Defence, taken in Korea, 14 November 1952


Photograph of a soldier, Eric Burini, leading 'A' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, past a saluting base during a visit by Mr. T.L. MacDonald, New Zealand Minister of Defence, taken in Korea, 14 November 1952


Photograph of three unidentified soldiers, taken in Korea, 14 November 1952


Photograph of buglers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with the band of the 1st Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment, during a visit by Mr. T.L. MacDonald, New Zealand Minister of Defence, taken in Korea, 14 November 1952


Photograph of two silver bugles presented by Mr. T.L. MacDonald, New Zealand Minister of Defence, to the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 14 November 1952


Memorandum from Major C.R.W. Norman, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, detailing arrangements for a visit by Mr. T.L. MacDonald, New Zealand Minister of Defence, 5 November 1952


Copy of the Order of Parade for the Presentation of Silver Bugles to 1st Battalion The Durham Light Infantry by The Honourable Mr. T.L. MacDonald, M.P., New Zealand Minister of Defence, Korea, 14 November 1952


Photograph of Mr. T.L. MacDonald, New Zealand Minister of Defence, handing over a silver bugle to a soldier of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Korea, 14 November 1952


Photograph of Mr. T.L. MacDonald, New Zealand Minister of Defence, inspecting a detachment of New Zealand soldiers during an official visit, taken in Korea, 14 November 1952


Photograph of Mr. T.L. MacDonald, New Zealand Minister of Defence, taking the salute from officers and men of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, during an official visit, taken in Korea, 14 November 1952


Photograph of two buglers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken during an official visit, Korea, 14 November 1952


Photograph of Mr. T.L. MacDonald, New Zealand Minister of Defence, leaving an army camp on completion of an official visit, taken in Korea, 14 November 1952


Newspaper cutting concerning 'Operation Blaydon' of November 1952, c. 1952


Memorandum concerning a raid on point 133, November 1952


Photograph, with newspaper cutting, of Corporal R.A. Moore, 'A' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, November 1952


Newspaper cutting, concerning the award of the Military Medal to Corporal R.A. Moore, 'A' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, November 1952


Newspaper cutting concerning the arrival of Air Marshal Sir William Dickson and Lieutenant-General Sir Terrence Airey at Tokyo International Airport, Japan, 11 November 1952


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Lieutenant-General Sir Terrence Airey, K.C.M.G., C.B., C.B.E., left, Lieutenant-General Bridgeford, centre, and Major-General Leroy Watson, right, taken at Tokyo International Airport, Japan, November 1952


Photograph, with cutting, of Lieutenant-General Sir Terrence Airey, K.C.M.G., C.B., C.B.E., left, and Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, D.S.O., O.B.E., right, taken in Korea, November 1952


Photograph of Major R.G. Atkinson, left, Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, D.S.O., O.B.E., second left, Lieutenant-General Sir Terrence Airey, K.C.M.G., C.B., C.B.E., second right, Brigadier T.J. Daly, D.S.O., O.B.E., right, taken in Korea, November 1952


Photograph of Lieutenant-General Sir Terrence Airey, K.C.M.G., C.B., C.B.E., sitting near a trench, taken in Korea, November 1952


Photograph of Lieutenant-General Sir Terrence Airey, K.C.M.G., C.B., C.B.E., right, standing with Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, D.S.O., O.B.E, left, in a trench, taken in Korea, November 1952


Newspaper cutting, from the Northern Despatch, concerning the wounding of Private R.C. Wilkinson, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in Korea, 25 November 1952


Newspaper cutting, from the Bristol Evening Post, of a report of Private Mervyn Bence, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, being missing in action in Korea, 26 November 1952


Newspaper cutting, from the Darlington and Stockton Times, concerning the wounding of Private R.C. Wilkinson, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 29 November 1952


Newspaper cutting, from the Oxford Times, of a report of Private Dennis Ernest Baker, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, being missing in action in Korea, 28 November 1952


Newspaper cutting concerning the wounding of Lance-Corporal Albert Edward Hedley, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in Korea, c.November 1952


Photograph, with newspaper cutting, of Private Walter Beck, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1952


Photograph, with newspaper cutting, from the Sheffield Telegraph, of Corporal Colin Darwin, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 7 November 1952


Photograph, from the Durham County Advertiser, of Private Tommy Turner, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, left, and two unidentified soldiers, 14 November 1952


Newspaper cutting, entitled The Daily Round, describing the life of soldiers on front line duty in Korea, c.1952


Photograph of Major C.R.W. Norman, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, watching an air strike on Chinese positions from an observation post, taken in Korea, c.1952


Photograph, captioned The Commanding Officer and the Signal Officer in the Battalion Command Post, showing two officers consulting a map, taken in Korea, c.1952


Photograph of a working party from 'D' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, walking past a Centurion tank, taken in Korea, c.1952


Photograph, captioned Improvised Ablutions, showing soldiers bathing, out of doors, in small water troughs, taken in Korea, c.1952


Photograph, captioned First Snow of the Year, showing a view of the Korean countryside, c.1952


Photograph of a view of the Korean countryside, c.1952


Photograph of a view of a mountain range, taken in Korea, c.1952


Photograph, captioned Near the Imjin, showing a view of the Korean countryside, c.1952


Photograph of an aerial view of a mountain range, taken between Seoul and the First Commonwealth Division Area, Korea, c.1952


Photograph of a view of snow-covered countryside, taken in Korea, c.1952


Photograph, from the Evening Chronicle, of Captain P.M. De. W. Greenwell, first left; Captain N. Hodgson, second left; Lieutenant P.S. Hayes, third left; Lieutenant-Colonel P. Jeffreys, centre; Captain R.E. Scott, second right; Major W.G. Skilton, first right; of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, discussing tactics at their headquarters in Korea, 4 December 1952


Photograph, from the Evening Chronicle, of Privates T. Young, left, P. Murton, centre, and J. Wake, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, listening to a radio, at a camp in Korea, 4 December 1952


Photograph, from the Evening Chronicle, of Private I. Vincent, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, washing his 'smalls' at a camp on the Western front in Korea, 4 December 1952


Photograph of Private William R. Waite, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken from the Durham Chronicle, 12 December 1952


Newspaper cutting, from the Western Morning News, concerning the wounding of Private Danny Gamble, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 8 December 1952


Photograph, with newspaper cutting, of Julia Shelley, left, Ted Ray, centre, and Helen Ward, right, taken on their arrival in London after completing a troop entertainment tour in Korea, c.1952


Newspaper cutting, from the Liverpool Evening Express, concerning the wounding of Privates A.H. Ball and R. Grimwood, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 13 December 1952


Photograph of helicopters landing outside the headquarters of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Korea, c.1952


Photograph of General James A. Van Fleet, Commander Eighth United States Army, centre, and Lieutenant-Colonel P. Jeffreys, Commanding Officer, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, right, taken in Korea, c.1952


Photograph of General James A. Van Fleet, Commander Eighth United States Army, centre, sitting beside Lieutenant-Colonel P. Jeffreys, Commanding Officer, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, right, in an army jeep, taken in Korea, c.1952


Photograph of General James A. Van Fleet, Commander Eighth United States Army, centre, and Lieutenant-Colonel P. Jeffreys, Commanding Officer, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, left, taken in Korea, c.1952


Photograph of General James A. Van Fleet, Commander Eighth United States Army, left, and Lieutenant-Colonel P. Jeffreys, Commanding Officer, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, right, at a command post, taken in Korea, c.1952


Photograph of General James A. Van Fleet, Commander Eighth United States Army, right, following Lieutenant-Colonel P. Jeffreys, Commanding Officer, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, left, towards a camouflaged post, taken in Korea, c.1952


Magazine cutting, entitled De Bello Koreaco, Candid Comments for Frozen Chosen, a humorous commentary on army life in Korea, c.1952


Cartoon, entitled Woman is negative - a chattel, n.d.


Cartoon, entitled Fish is plentiful and widely used, n.d.


Cartoon, entitled Too hot for out throats, n.d.


Cartoon, entitled Koreans may have wives and concubines, n.d.


Photograph, from a newspaper, of two soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, leaving a makeshift 'church', taken in Korea, c.1952


Photograph, from the Leicester Mercury, of Private William Holden, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 10 December 1952


Photograph, from the Somerset Guardian, of Privates Tony Sheppard and Michael Fussell of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 19 December 1952


Photograph, from the Sunderland Echo, of Private Brian Dolman, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 15 December 1952


Magazine cutting entitled De Bello Koreaco II, a humorous commentary on army life in Korea, c.1952


Photograph of the headquarters of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Naechon, Korea, c.1952


Newspaper cutting concerning the firing of the New Zealand Field Regiment's 500,000th round, 28 November 1952


Photograph, captioned The 500,000th Round, showing an artillery gun firing, taken in Korea, 26 November 1952


Photograph of British and New Zealand officers witnessing the firing of the 500,000th round by the New Zealand Field Regiment, taken in Korea, 26 November 1952


Photograph, from an unidentified magazine, of the Right Honourable Arthur E. Chadwell, Acting Bishop of Korea, with soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken during a visit by the bishop to undertake confirmations, Korea, c.1952


Photograph, from a magazine, captioned The Chaplain outside his church with Privates Burton, Marsden and Flush, taken in Korea, c.1952


Photograph, from the Journal and North Mail, of men of the Reserve Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, digging a trench, 4 December 1952


Photograph, from the Journal and North Mail, of Private J. Valentine, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, writing a letter outside a dug-out, 4 December 1952


Photograph, from the Journal and North Mail, of Private E. Brown, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, holding a sten gun, standing in a trench, 4 December 1952


Photograph, from the Middlesbrough Evening Gazette, of Private Brian Wright, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1 December 1952


Newspaper cutting, from the Sunday Sun, concerning the fanfare given to President-Elect Eisenhower by buglers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, during the former's visit to Korea, 7 December 1952


Newspaper cutting, from the Japan News, Forces Edition, entitled Fanfare of bugles greet Eisenhower, 8 December 1952


Photograph, from a magazine, of Bugle Major Martin, and buglers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, preparing for the visit of President-Elect Eisenhower, December 1952


Photograph of Korean schoolgirls in a procession of welcome for President-Elect Eisenhower, taken in Seoul, Korea, December 1952


Newspaper cutting concerning the Mayor of Durham's Korea Comforts Fund, September - October 1952


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Councillor and Mrs. G. McIntyre, the Mayor and Mayoress of Durham, assisting in the packing of parcels for the Korea Comforts Fund, September - October 1952


Photograph of Councillor and Mrs. G. McIntyre, the Mayor and Mayoress of Durham, with their son, Ian, c.1952


Newspaper cutting concerning the Mayor of Durham's Korea Comforts Fund, September - October 1952


Newspaper cutting concerning the Mayor of Durham's Korea Comforts Fund, September - October 1952


Photograph of soldiers of 'B' Echelon, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with Korean Comfort Fund parcels, [possibly December] 1952


Photograph of Private Appleby, left, and Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with their Korea Comforts Fund parcels, [possibly December] 1952


Newspaper cutting concerning the request from Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, for the Mayor of Durham's Korea Comforts Fund to supply radio sets to the platoons of the 1st Battalion, c.1952


Photograph of the wrapping of the last parcel of the Mayor of Durham's Korea Comforts Fund, addressed to Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 26 September 1952


Christmas greetings card from the Mayor of Durham's Korea Fund, 1952


Photograph of Councillor and Mrs. G. McIntyre, the Mayor and Mayoress of Durham, with the Deputy Mayor and Mayoress of Durham, and women involved with the packing of Korea Comforts Fund parcels, at a dinner, c.1952


Newspaper cutting, from the Newcastle Journal, of a message of thanks from Lieutenant-Colonel Jeffreys, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in respect of the parcels received from the Mayor of Durham's Korea Comforts Fund, 31 December 1952


Newspaper cutting, from the Northern Despatch, concerning a letter of a letter of thanks addressed to the Mayor of Durham, from Captain Flanagan, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 24 December 1952


Newspaper cutting, from the Durham County Advertiser, concerning a letter of thanks received by Mrs. Laura Gedge, Quarry House Lane, Durham, from Sergeant-Major Larry Beirne, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in respect of parcels received from the Mayor of Durham's Korea Comforts Fund, 26 December 1952


Newspaper cutting, from The Crown News, concerning a message of thanks sent to the Mayor of Durham from the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in respect of candles sent by the Mayor's Korea Comforts Fund, 7 December 1952


Newspaper cutting, concerning a letter from Private Edward Moore, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, to his mother, Mrs. J. Moore, asking for news of the progress of Bishop Auckland football club, his dog, and his budgerigar, c.1952


Newspaper cutting, concerning a letter of thanks sent to the Mayor of Durham from Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys' 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, for a gift of candles from the Korea Comforts Fund, c.1952


Newspaper cutting, from the Shields Gazette, concerning a letter of thanks from Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, to a colleague in Darlington, in respect of the Mayor of Durham's Korea Comforts Fund, 1 January 1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Middlesbrough Evening Gazette, concerning a letter from Private Brian Wright, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, to his parents, expressing his thanks to residents of the Greensbeck Estate, Stockton, for a Christmas parcel, 2 January 1953


Copy of a humorous verse, entitled Form Selection, n.d.


Photograph of soldier 'Digger' Owens, n.d.


Copy of a humorous verse, entitled Ode to a Stove, n.d.


Copy of a spoof army recruitment poster, n.d.


Copy of a humorous verse, entitled Ode to a bottle of beer, n.d.


Letter from 'Richard', 'D' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, to 'Flan', concerning a fire in a cookhouse, 17 December 1952


Newspaper cutting, from the Selby Times, concerning Sergeant W. Hudson, M.M., of 'C' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 24 December 1952


Newspaper cutting, from the Middlesbrough Evening Gazette, concerning the flight home of Lance-Corporal Alan Twentyman, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, following his wounding in Korea, 24 December 1952


Newspaper cutting, from the Durham County Advertiser, concerning the band of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and its journey to Wuppertal, Germany, in order to join the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry for a presentation ceremony, 23 January (?) 1953


Photograph of Company Sergeant-Major Bernie, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, outside the 'A' Echelon's Officers' Mess, taken in Korea, c.1952


Newspaper cutting, from The Crown News, concerning the First Corps Fund in aid of disabled Korean children, 29 December 1952


Newspaper cutting, concerning a visit by Lord Lawson of Beamish to the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on occasion of their relocation to join the British Army of the Rhine, Germany, c.1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Durham Chronicle, concerning the Christmas dinner of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in Korea, 2 January 1953


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, wearing party hats, seated in a mess tent, [possibly Christmas] 1952


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, wearing party hats, outside a mess tent, [possibly Christmas] 1952


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, wearing party hats, seated in a mess tent, [possibly Christmas] 1952


Photograph, from the Northern Despatch, of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, singing Christmas carols at an open air service, in Korea, 2 January 1953


Photograph, from the Northern Despatch, of Lance-Corporal Bill Stapleforth, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 2 January 1953


Photograph, from the Northern Despatch, of Lance-Corporal Len Cowans, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 2 January 1953


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Second Lieutenant Hugh Sawbridge playing a harmonium during a carol service for soldiers of 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Christmas 1952


Photograph, from the Cornish Evening Herald, of Private John Gardiner, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 10 January 1953


Photograph, from the Somerset Guardian, of Private Royston Baber, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 2 January 1953


Photograph, from the Newcastle Evening Chronicle, of Corporal Jimmy McCabe, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 2 January 1953


Photograph, from the Evening Chronicle, of Lance-Corporal Alan Clark, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 12 January 1953


Letter from the Private Secretary to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, to Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys and the officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, thanking them for their good wishes for Christmas and the New Year, 23 December 1952


Signed menu of the Christmas dinner of the officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Korea, Christmas 1952


'Christmas greetings card', propaganda issued by the 'Korean People's Army' and the 'Chinese People's Volunteers', c.1952


Christmas greetings card, issued by the Korean Trust Bank, c.1952


'Christmas greetings card', propaganda issued by the 'Korean People's Army' and the 'Chinese People's Volunteers', c.1952


Newspaper cutting, from the Newcastle Journal , concerning Corporal R. Stockton, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and a 'Christmas greeting card' issued by the 'Korean People's Army' and the 'Chinese People's Volunteers', 28 January 1953


Copy of Christmas verses and cartoons entitled Season's Compliments, c.1952


Medical card, giving advice on protection against malaria and 'Jap. B.', and hemorrhagic fever, c.1952


Newspaper cutting, including a photograph of Private Mortimore, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, carrying a bag of pheasants, taken at Neachon, Korea, c.1952


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, pheasant shooting, taken in Korea, c.1952


Photograph of Captain J.J. Percy and Lieutenant W.J. Nott Bower of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, pheasant shooting, taken in Korea, c.1952


Photograph of a pheasant-shooting party of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Korea, c.1952


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, resting during a pheasant shoot, taken in Korea, c.1952


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, pheasant shooting, taken in Korea, c.1952


Instruction manual, entitled Conquer the Korean Winter, published by the First Commonwealth Division, 1952 - 1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Pacific Stars and Stripes, concerning the buglers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, who played during a visit by President-Elect Eisenhower to the First Commonwealth Division in Korea, 11 December 1952


Photograph of a view of a river and open countryside, taken in Korea, c.1952


Photograph of a view of a stream and a mountain range, taken in Korea, c.1952


Photograph, from the Shields Gazette, of Private Joseph R. Power, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 8 January 1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Western Morning News, concerning the death of Private William Henry Thomas, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, during active service in Korea, 27 January 1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Bury Free Press , concerning the death of Private John Clements, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, during active service in Korea, 16 January 1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Sunderland Echo, concerning the wounding of Private William R. Waite, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in Korea, 14 January 1953


Photograph, from the Sheffield Star, of Private Alan Blaylock, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 29 January 1953


Photograph of a sign reading 'Hetton-Le-Hole', taken at a Battalion command post, Naechon, Korea, c.1952


Photograph of a marked-out area within a Battalion command post, Naechon, Korea, c.1952


Intelligence report concerning actions of British patrols in Korea, January 1953


The Crown News, 17 January 1953


Photograph of the Mayor of Durham presenting Field-Marshal Viscount Montgomery with a wooden casket in recognition of his becoming a Freeman of Durham City [possibly taken in Durham Town Hall], January 1953


Photograph of a view of the frozen Imjin River, Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a view of the frozen Imjin River, Korea, c.1953


Copy of a detachment detail of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 11 January 1953


Copy of a Soviet newspaper article entitled The English Officer Unmasked , from the Odesskiya, c.1953


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, Commanding Officer, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, seated, discussing telecommunications problems with signals officer Captain J.B. Tonkinson, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of Privates Percy Burton, left, Bob Marsden, centre, and Colin Flush, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing with the Reverend R.H. Pattison outside a regimental chapel, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Lieutenant-General W. Bridgeford, Commander-in-Chief British Commonwealth Forces in Japan and Korea, right, with Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, Commanding Officer, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, left, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph, from a newspaper, of a consignment of biscuits for the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, from the Mayor of Durham's Korea Comforts Fund, c.1953


Photograph of a view of a Battalion command post, taken in Korea, c .1953


Photograph, from the Durham Chronicle, of Lance-Corporal Fred Wood, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 27 February 1953


Photograph, from the North Eastern Weekly News, of Private John Scott, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 27 February 1953


Photograph, from the Bucks Herald, of Private Martin Williams, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 27 February 1953


Photograph, from the Bucks Advertiser and Aylesbury News, of Private Charles 'Mick' Woodruff, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 6 March 1953


Photograph, from The Star, of Private Ralph Ogden, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 19 February 1953


Newspaper article, entitled Meet the Division No.24, The Durham Light Infantry, from The Crown News, c.1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Evening Chronicle, concerning a delay in the delivery of radio sets to soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 27 February 1953


Photograph of a consignment of radio sets from the Mayor of Durham's Fund, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a consignment of radio sets from the Mayor of Durham's Fund, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of soldier Ted Ellis, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with a consignment of radio sets from the Mayor of Durham's Fund, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of Privates Bill Douthwaite, left, and Bob Alderson, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, inspecting silk dressing gowns, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of officer, 'Oscar', 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, left, and officer, Harry Schmidt, South African Army, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of officer, 'Reggie', 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, about to board an aeroplane to go on leave, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of Lieutenant Tonkinson, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, relaxing in a mess at Camp Casey, Korea, c.1953


Photograph of an unidentified corporal and an unidentified soldier of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with a painting, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, resting at an army camp, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, resting in open countryside, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of an officer of an unidentified regiment, with soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, resting in open countryside, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a group of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing in open countryside, near a military convoy, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of an officer of an unidentified regiment, with soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, resting in open countryside, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, undergoing machine gun practice, at an army camp, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a soldier of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, asleep in open countryside, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph, from a magazine, of Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, Commanding Officer 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, left, Lieutenant-General W. Bridgeford, Commander-in-Chief British Commonwealth Forces in Korea and Japan, centre, Brigadier T.J. Daly, Commander Twenty Eighth Infantry Division, second right, Major-General M.M.A.R. West, Commander First Commonwealth Division, right, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, Commanding Officer 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, left, and Lieutenant-General W. Bridgeford, Commander-in-Chief British Commonwealth Forces in Korea and Japan, right, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a convoy of military vehicles and soldiers, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of three signallers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at a camp [possibly Camp Casey], taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of sergeants of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, relaxing in a mess at Camp Casey, Korea, c.1953


Easter greetings card from the Mayor of Durham's Korea Comforts Fund, c.1953


Photograph of a soldier of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, checking a consignment of chocolate biscuits from the Mayor of Durham's Korea Comforts Fund, taken in Korea, c.1953


Newspaper cutting concerning a consignment of chocolate biscuits from the Mayor of Durham's Korea Comforts Fund to soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1953


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with a consignment of chocolate biscuits from the Mayor of Durham's Korea Comforts Fund, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of soldiers of 'B' Echelon, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, receiving parcels of chocolate biscuits from the Mayor of Durham's Korea Comforts Fund, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of signs outside the battalion cinema, taken in Korea, c.1953


Newspaper cutting concerning a payment of six hundred pounds from the Mayor of Durham's Korea Comforts Fund, to soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1953


Photograph of an army vehicle named the 'Geordie Mobile Canteen' and 'Old Faithful', taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph, from the Japan News, of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with a consignment of radio sets from the Mayor of Durham's Korea Comforts Fund, c.1953


Newspaper photograph of Regimental Quartermaster-Sergeant Calver, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with a consignment of radio sets from the Mayor of Durham's Korea Comforts Fund, taken in Korea, c.1953


List of Korean 'Q' staff [possibly employed by the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry], c.1953


Photograph of an unidentified man in civilian dress, n.d.


Photograph of a group of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and two Korean women, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a group of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at a roadside, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a camp of 'B' Echelon, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, following a storm, taken in Korea, c.1953


Cartoon, entitled The Storm, by Private M. Prophet, 'B' Echelon, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Korea, 1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Japan News, concerning a farewell parade for Brigadier T.J. Daly, Commander of the Twenty Eighth British Commonwealth Infantry Brigade, 16 March 1953


Photograph, from the Japan News, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching past the saluting base during a farewell parade for Brigadier T.J. Daly, Commander of the Twenty Eighth British Commonwealth Infantry Brigade, 23 March 1953


Photograph, from the Japan News, of Brigadier T.J. Daly, Commander of the Twenty Eighth British Commonwealth Infantry Brigade, inspecting soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at his farewell parade, 23 March 1953


Photograph of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, drawn up for inspection [possibly at the farewell parade for Brigadier T.J. Daly], taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of the Twenty Eighth British Commonwealth Infantry Brigade, including the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on parade [possibly at the farewell parade for Brigadier T.J. Daly], taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph, from the Northern Despatch, of Brigadier T.J. Daly, Commander of the Twenty Eighth British Commonwealth Infantry Brigade, inspecting soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at his farewell parade, 16 May 1953


Photograph, from the Northern Despatch, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching past the saluting base during a farewell parade for Brigadier T.J. Daly, Commander of the Twenty Eighth British Commonwealth Infantry Brigade, 16 May 1953


Photograph of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching past the saluting base during a farewell parade for Brigadier T.J. Daly, Commander of the Twenty Eighth British Commonwealth Infantry Brigade, taken in Korea, March 1953


Photograph of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on parade [possibly at the farewell parade for Brigadier T.J. Daly], taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on parade [possibly at the farewell parade for Brigadier T.J. Daly], taken in Korea, c.1953


Newspaper cutting concerning the fortieth birthday of Brigadier T.J. Daly, Commander of the Twenty Eighth British Commonwealth Infantry Brigade, c.1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Japan News, concerning a memorial service by the 1st Battalion, the Royal Australian Regiment, at Pusan military cemetery, Korea, c.1953


Intelligence document concerning the 132mm Soviet rocket launcher, c.1953


Photograph of a team of Koreans Attached to Commonwealth Division at a 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, small arms meeting at Camp Casey, Korea, c.1953


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, running, at the start of a competition during a small arms meeting at Camp Casey, Korea, c.1953


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, observing a smalls arms meeting at Camp Casey, Korea, c.1953


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, preparing an open air buffet during a small arms meeting at Camp Casey, Korea, c.1953


Photograph of Cook Sergeant Matthews, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, serving food during a small arms meeting at Camp Casey, Korea, c.1953


Photograph of Cook Sergeant Matthews, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, replenishing the buffet during a small arms meeting at Camp Casey, Korea, c.1953


Newspaper cutting concerning a cross-country running championship for British Commonwealth forces in Korea, c.1953


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Major-General A.J.H. Cassels, Commander 1st Commonwealth Division, n.d.


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Major-General M.A.R. West, Commander 1st Commonwealth Division, n.d.


Order of Service at the headquarters of the Fourth Ordnance Battalion, 8 February 1953


Photograph of Father Petrie conducting an open air mass for soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of officers, 'Oscar', left, 'Reg' Skelton, centre, and 'Bob', right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a soldier of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, relaxing, in open countryside, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of open ground [possibly within an army camp] with signs reading 'Gilesgate' and 'Scotswood Road', taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of an unidentified soldier standing near a tree, at an army camp, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a United States Air Force transport aircraft, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of the open loading bay of a United States Air Force aircraft, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a United States Air Force helicopter, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of the sign of the 'Enseeoes Inn', taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of soldier, Bob Scott, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and a Korean woman, taken in Korea, c.1953


Magazine cutting, entitled Advance Party to Korea, c.1953


Letter from Mr. T.L. MacDonald, New Zealand Minister of Defence, to Lieutenant-Colonel J.M. Hanmer, Commanding Officer, the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, concerning a brochure commemorating the presentation, in November 1952, of silver bugles to the battalion, 28 April 1953
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/20(349)

Scrapbook and photograph album of 1st Battalion, Korea, book 2, 1953 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/21 (1-219))

Scrapbook and photograph album of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in Korea, book 2, including, at end, a roll of honour, 6 March - 27 August 1953


Newspaper cutting concerning the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry's duties in Korea, c.1953


Photograph, from the Northern Echo, of Private Terence Frank, left, and Corporal Reg Yemm, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with chickens, at a ration store in Korea, c.1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Billingham Press, concerning a letter from Sergeant Vincent Taylor, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, describing the training of soldiers in Korea, 6 March 1953


Photograph of two unidentified soldiers [possibly of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry] with an unidentified Korean soldier [possibly of the Koreans Attached to Commonwealth Division], taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a group of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, outside their tents, in the Korean countryside, c.1953


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Lieutenant-General E. Bridgeford, former Commander-in-Chief British Commonwealth Forces in Japan and Korea, inspecting buglers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph, from the South Yorkshire Times, of Private Brian Hodkin, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 21 March 1953


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Major-General M.M.A.R. West, Commander 1st Commonwealth Division, left, Vice-Admiral Sir Charles Lambe, Commander-in-Chief Far East Station, centre, and Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, Commanding Officer, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, right, during a visit by the Vice-Admiral to the Korean front line, c.1953


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Vice-Admiral Sir Charles Lambe, Commander-in-Chief Far East Station, with binoculars; his Flag Lieutenant, Lieutenant-Commander John Edmondson, left; and Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, Commanding Officer 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, right; watching United Nations fighter planes attacking North Korean positions, c.1953


Photograph, from the Japan News, of soldiers of the 1st Commonwealth Division, including the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on the deck of the Asturias, taken on arrival at Southampton, April 23 1953


Photograph of three clergymen, in vestments [possibly including the Right Reverend Cuthbert Bardsley, C.B.E., Bishop of Croydon], taken in Korea, c.1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Japan News, concerning the visit of the Right Reverend Cuthbert Bardsley, C.B.E., Bishop of Croydon, to the Commonwealth Base Hospital in Korea, 24 April 1953


Photograph of a clergyman [possibly including the Right Reverend Cuthbert Bardsley, C.B.E., Bishop of Croydon], leading an open air service at an army camp, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph, from the Newcastle Evening Chronicle, of Private Dennis Rainey, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, offering a cigarette to a Korean man, 30 April 1953


Photograph, from the Newcastle Evening Chronicle, of Corporal Larry Wake, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, left, instructing Private No Sung Dun, of the Koreans Attached to Commonwealth Division, right, in the use of a Bren gun, 30 April 1953


Group photograph, from the West Briton and Royal Cornwall Gazette, of Cornish soldiers serving in Korea in 1953, 23 April 1953 Back row: Corporal Bryan Whittaker, Private Barry Bailey, Private George Sandy, Private Richard Pascoe, Private Vernon Day, Private Peter Penna, Private Frank Tregilgas Third row: Private Donald Semmens, Private Walter Kent, Lance-Corporal Gordon Avery, Private C. Hodges, Private Claude Denford, Private Kenneth Johns, Corporal Richard Bray Second row: Private John Robins, Private Harry Solomon, Private Donald McBurnie, Major J.A. Tresawna, D.S.O., Private Tamblyn, Private Bernard Matthews, Private Puddle Chapman First row: Private Geoffrey Tremain, Private I. Crabb, Private John Gardner, Corporal Whitford, Private Derry Rawlings


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Private John Campbell, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, playing a bugle, c.1953


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Private George Downie, left, and Private Bill Nichols, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, playing cards in an army hospital, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Sergeants Percy Peacock, left, and Jim McCabe, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph, from the Durham County Advertiser, of Private Clarence Garbutt, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 6 March 1953


Photograph, from the Norfolk News and Norwich Mercury, of Private Cyrill Allen, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 10 April 1953


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Private Joseph Day, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Sergeant Gordon Temperley, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, left, shaking hands with Corporal Raymond Ostrowski, United States Army, right, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph, with newspaper cutting, of Colonel George Fillingham, The Durham Light Infantry, n.d.


Newspaper cutting of an article by Colonel George Fillingham, The Durham Light Infantry, concerning field kitchens, c.1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Evening Chronicle, entitled 'Days with the Durhams', featuring accounts of service by retired soldiers, 1 May 1953


Photograph of an Anzac Day ceremony, showing buglers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing by a line of flags, during an address by Major-General M.M.A.R. West, Commander, 1st Commonwealth Division, taken in Korea, 25 April 1953


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, Commanding Officer, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, saluting wreaths during an Anzac Day ceremony, taken in Korea, 25 April 1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Northern Daily Mail, concerning a firefight during a patrol by the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in Korea, 19 May 1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Evening Chronicle, concerning a firefight during a patrol by the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in Korea, 15 May 1953


Photograph, from a magazine, of Sergeant Hannah, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in a wheelchair, talking to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, taken in Belfast, Northern Ireland, c.1953


Photograph, from Keynotes , of the Reverend R.J.F. Mayson, O.B.E., M.A., Assistant Chaplain General Northern Army Group, standing at microphone, with the Reverend J.M. Pickering, Senior Chaplain to the Forces 2nd Infantry Division, and the Chaplain of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at the Drum Head Service, Keightley Barracks, Wuppertal, Germany, 9 May 1953, 16 May 1953


Photograph, from the Sunderland Echo, of Private Harry Dury, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 19 May 1953


Photograph, from the Sunderland Echo, of Private Allan Gorringe, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 19 May 1953


Propaganda leaflet published by the North Korean forces, c.1953


Newspaper cutting from Keynotes, 16 May 1953


Photograph, from a newspaper, of General Sir John Harding, G.C.B., C.B.E., M.C., A.D.C., Chief of the Imperial General Staff, taking the salute, at a march past of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Wuppertal, Germany, 9 May 1953


Order of ceremony for the Presentation of New Colours to the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Wuppertal, Germany, 9 May 1953


Newspaper cutting concerning a presentation ceremony for the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Wuppertal, Germany, 9 May 1953


Newspaper cutting concerning a presentation ceremony for the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Wuppertal, Germany, 9 May 1953


Photograph, from a newspaper, of the Drum Head Service of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at Wuppertal, Germany, 9 May 1953


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Company Sergeant-Major L. Moralee, Durham Light Infantry, receiving a Long Service and Good Conduct Medal from General Sir John Harding, G.C.B., C.B.E., M.C., A.D.C., Chief of the Imperial General Staff, taken at Wuppertal, Germany, 9 May 1953


Photograph, from the Journal and North Mail, of General Sir John Harding, G.C.B., C.B.E., M.C., A.D.C., Chief of the Imperial General Staff, presenting new regimental colours to Second Lieutenant E.M. Irvine, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Wuppertal, Germany, 9 May 1953, 11 May 1953


Photograph, from the Journal and North Mail, of a march past of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Wuppertal, Germany, 9 May 1953, 11 May 1953


Photograph, from the Journal and North Mail, of General Sir John Harding, G.C.B., C.B.E., M.C., A.D.C., Chief of the Imperial General Staff, presenting the Queen's Colours to Lieutenant J.C.A. Yate, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Wuppertal, Germany, 9 May 1953, 11 May 1953


Photograph, from the Journal and North Mail, of General Sir John Harding, G.C.B., C.B.E., M.C., A.D.C., Chief of the Imperial General Staff, left, and Councillor C. McIntryre, The Mayor of Durham, right, taken at Wuppertal, Germany, 9 May 1953, 11 May 1953


Photograph of Brigadier Greggson, Commander of Royal Artillery, right, and Bugle Major Martin, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, left, at a United States Artillery ceremony, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of Brigadier Greggson, Commander of Royal Artillery, firing a round at a United States Artillery ceremony, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of Bugle Major Martin, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing outside a battalion church, taken in Korea, c.1953


Newspaper cutting, from The Observer, concerning a Chinese prisoner captured by the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 17 May 1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Reynolds News, concerning the name of Private Joseph Naisbitt, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, appearing on a casualty list by mistake, 17 May 1953


Newspaper photograph of Private Joseph Naisbitt, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1953


Photograph of the approach to an army camp, taken at Naechon, Korea, c.1953


Photograph of Major J.A. Tresawna, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, centre, and soldiers of his company, taken at Naechon, Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a trench at an army camp, and Point 355, 'Little Gibraltar', Naechon, Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a view of open countryside, taken from Point 355, 'Little Gibraltar', Naechon, Korea, c.1953


Photograph of Major J.A. Tresawna, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, centre, and soldiers of his company, looking out over open countryside, taken at Point 355, 'Little Gibraltar', Naechon, Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a view of open countryside, taken from Point 355, 'Little Gibraltar', Naechon, Korea, c.1953


Photograph of Point 355, 'Little Gibraltar', taken at Naechon, Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a trench at an army camp, and Point 355, 'Little Gibraltar', Naechon, Korea, c.1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Sunday Sun, concerning soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, defending Point 355, 'Little Gibraltar' on the Korean battlefront, c.1953


Photograph, from the Newcastle Evening Chronicle, of Private Joseph Walton, left, Lance-Corporal Thomas Pearson, second left, Private Roy Reay, third left, and Lance-Corporal John Morgan, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, about to leave on a midnight reconnaissance patrol of Chinese positions, 12 March 1953


Photograph of the regimental flag of The Durham Light Infantry, flying on Point 355, 'Little Gibraltar', Naechon, Korea, c.1953


Photograph, taken from the Bucks Advertiser and Aylesbury News, of Private Martin Williams, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 13 March 1953


Photograph of a view from Point 355, 'Little Gibraltar', Naechon, Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a view of a distant air strike, [possibly taken from Point 355, 'Little Gibraltar'], Korea, c.1953


Photograph of Captain 'Alf' Taylor, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and officer, 'Oscar', at a command post, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of Harry Schmidt, South African Army, left, and officers 'Noel', second left, Captain 'Alf' Taylor, third left, 'Gerald', fourth left, 'Ged' Hill, second right, and 'Satow', right, in the officers' mess of 'A' Echelon, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of officers, including Captain 'Alf' Taylor, left, in the officers' mess of 'A' Echelon, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a view of Point 355, 'Little Gibraltar', Naechon, Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a 'flying fox' used to transport stores and supplies to Point 355, 'Little Gibraltar', Naechon, Korea, c.1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Evening Chronicle, of an article by Colonel George Fillingham, The Durham Light Infantry, concerning the raising of the Tyneside Scottish, c.1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Evening Chronicle, of regimental anecdotes by Colonel George Fillingham, The Durham Light Infantry, 22 April 1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Evening Chronicle, of anecdotes by former soldiers of The Durham Light Infantry, 5 May 1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Evening Chronicle, of anecdotes by former soldiers of The Durham Light Infantry, c.1953


Photograph of a helicopter-landing area at a command post of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a regimental aid post, taken in Korea, c.1953


Newspaper cutting, from The Observer, of an article by Patrick O'Donovan, entitled 'Korean Close-Up - I', 21 June 1953


Photograph of a Korean man with an 'A' frame agricultural device, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph, from a newspaper, of refugee huts, taken near Taegu, Korea, c .1953


Photograph of a homestead, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of Korean children at a homestead, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of Korean children at a homestead, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of Korean children wearing clothes made from army blankets, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a street scene, taken in Seoul, Korea, c.1953


Photograph of buglers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, including Bugle Major Martin, third left, gathered around a brazier, taken in Korea, c.1953


Chart showing the comparison between the weekly averages of artillery fire by British Commonwealth and Northern Korean forces, from June 1952 to May 1953, c.1953


Newspaper cutting concerning the presentation of an embroidered Korean flag to the 1st Commonwealth Division by Doctor Syngman Rhee, President of the Republic of Korea, c.1953


Newspaper cutting concerning officers and soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, chosen to march in a coronation procession at Westminster Abbey, London, c.1953


Photograph of officers and soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in ceremonial uniform, taken at Brancepeth Castle, c.1953


Photograph of officers and soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in ceremonial uniform, standing to attention, taken at Brancepeth Castle, c.1953 Left to right: Captain Percy, Corporal Brimer, Sergeant Bailey, Colour-Sergeant Whelan, Sergeant Grennell, Regimental Sergeant-Major Edwards, Lance-Corporal Wood, Second Lieutenant Lightley, Second Lieutenant Collinge, Private Young


Photograph of officers and soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in ceremonial uniform, taken at Brancepeth Castle, c.1953 Left to right: Captain Percy, Corporal Brimer, Sergeant Bailey, Colour-Sergeant Whelan, Sergeant Grennell, Regimental Sergeant-Major Edwards, Lance-Corporal Wood, Second Lieutenant Lightley, Second Lieutenant Collinge, Private Young


Memorandum from Captain Adjutant P.M. de W. Greenwell, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, regarding arrangements for Coronation Day, May 1953


The Crown News, 2 June 1953


Intelligence report of 28 British Commonwealth Infantry Brigade, June 1953


Newspaper cutting concerning 'a huge E. emblem' placed by soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in front of Chinese positions, in Korea, as a mark of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II's coronation, c.1953


Newspaper cutting concerning an emblem placed by soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in front of Chinese positions, in Korea, as a mark of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II's coronation, c.1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Daily Mail, concerning an emblem placed by soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in front of Chinese positions, in Korea, as a mark of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II's coronation, 3 June 1953


Newspaper cutting concerning an emblem placed by soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in front of Chinese positions, in Korea, as a mark of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II's coronation, c.1953


Newspaper cutting concerning a bombardment of Chinese lines by British tanks to celebrate Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II's coronation, c.1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Newcastle Journal, concerning Lieutenant W.J. Nott-Bower, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, who led a patrol that placed an emblem in front of Chinese positions, in Korea, as a mark of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II's coronation, 4 June 1953


Photograph of Coronation Day decorations at the camp of 'B' Echelon, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Korea, June 1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Japan News, concerning Coronation Day celebrations by the First Commonwealth Division, in Korea, , c.1953


Photograph, from a newspaper, of an archway to a parade ground, in Korea, decorated in celebration of Coronation Day, c.1953


Photograph of soldier, John Pearce, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, after receiving his Military Cross, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of flags of the nations serving with the 1st Commonwealth Division, taken in Korea [possibly on Coronation Day], 1953


Photograph of aircraft flying in an 'R' formation, taken in Korea, Coronation Day 1953


Front page of The Crown News, 30 May 1953


Photograph, from a magazine, of Regimental Quartermaster-Sergeant Calvert, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing beside a sign locating the thirty eighth parallel, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of Regimental Quartermaster-Sergeant Calvert, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, right, and a Korean storeman, Lee Won Hwa, left, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of Captain 'Ted' Ellis, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing outside 'B' Echelon's officers' mess, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a dummy soldier, placed in a camp of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of officer, 'Oscar', 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, having a haircut, outdoors, at an army camp, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of two soldiers standing beside a sign reading 'B Echelon Washie Washie Pioneer Laundry', taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, washing clothes at a makeshift outdoor laundry, taken in Korea, c.1953


The Crown News, 1 June 1953


The Crown News, 3 June 1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Sunderland Echo, concerning the radio sets supplied to the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, by the Mayor of Durham's Korea Comforts Fund, 8 May 1953


Photograph, from the Durham County Advertiser, of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with a consignment of radio sets from the Mayor of Durham's Korea Comforts Fund, 12 June 1953


Photograph, from the Sunderland Echo, of Regimental Quartermaster-Sergeant Calvert, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with a consignment of radio sets from the Mayor of Durham's Korea Comforts Fund, 5 June 1953


Intelligence report of 28 British Commonwealth Infantry Brigade concerning enemy propaganda, c.1953


Photograph, from a magazine [possibly Life], of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at an open air service, on a hillside, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph, from a magazine [possibly Life], of Corporal Ronald Bellringer, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, about to rest on a camp bed, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph, from a magazine [possibly Life], of two American soldiers holding up a North Korean propaganda banner, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph, from a magazine [possibly Life], of a wounded South Korean soldier, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph, from a magazine [possibly Life], of a show, by American entertainers, at a 1st Commonwealth Division camp, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph, from a magazine [possibly Life], of a female American entertainer, on the stage, during a show for soldiers of the 1st Commonwealth Division, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph, from a magazine [possibly Life], of a view, taken from a United Nations outpost, of North Korean fortifications in a valley, Korea, c.1953


Photograph, from a magazine [possibly Life], of an explosion of phosphorous shells at a munitions dump, Korea, c .1953


Intelligence report of 28 British Commonwealth Infantry Brigade concerning enemy capabilities, c.1953


Intelligence report of 28 British Commonwealth Infantry Brigade concerning patrol activity, c.1953


Programme of a ceremony of retreat at Stanhope Lines, Aldershot, Hampshire, 11 June 1953 and at the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst, Berkshire, 13 June 1953


Intelligence report of 28 British Commonwealth Infantry Brigade concerning patrol activity, June 1953


Intelligence report of 28 British Commonwealth Infantry Brigade concerning patrol activity, June 1953


Photograph, from the Oxford Mail , of Private John E. Adams, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 10 June 1953


Photograph of a camouflaged road between a command post of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and Point 355, 'Little Gibraltar', taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Private Joe Walton, left, Private Roy Reay, centre, and Lance-Corporal John Morgan, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, about to set out on patrol, taken in Korea, c.1953


Intelligence report on operation 'Midsummer Nights', Korea, 1953


Front page of The Crown News, 9 June 1953


Newspaper cutting concerning an athletics meeting in Korea for soldiers of the 1st Commonwealth Division, 23 June 1953


List of winners of events at an athletics meeting in Korea for soldiers of the 1st Commonwealth Division, June 1953


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Major Whitworth, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, competing in a high jump event at an athletics meeting, taken in Korea, June 1953


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Captain Schmidt, South African Army, right, receiving a prize from Brigadier G.F. Gregson, left, for winning a shot putt event at an athletics meeting, taken in Korea, 1953


Newspaper cutting concerning President Syngman Rhee's attempt to compromise the Korean truce agreement, c.1953


Copy of an article from the Daily Express entitled 'Portrait of a President', concerning Syngman Rhee, President of the Republic of Korea, c.1953


Newspaper cutting concerning an attempt by American generals to salvage a truce in the Korean War, from the Japan News, 25 June 1953


Intelligence report of 28 British Commonwealth Infantry Brigade concerning patrol activity, June 1953


Photograph, from the Weston Mercury, of Private Derry Irving Rawlings, M.M., 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 17 July 1953


Photograph, from the Sheffield Telegraph, of Second Lieutenant John Charles Howard Cunningham, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 11 July 1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Yorkshire Observer, concerning the award of a Military Medal to Private Derry Irving Rawlings, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and a Military Cross to Second Lieutenant John Charles Howard Cunningham, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 11 July 1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Newcastle Journal, concerning the award of a Military Medal to Private Derry Irving Rawlings, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and a Military Cross to Second Lieutenant John Charles Howard Cunningham, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 11 July 1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Yorkshire Evening Press, concerning the award of a Military Cross to Second Lieutenant John Charles Howard Cunningham, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 10 July 1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Western Mail, concerning the award of a Military Medal to Private Derry Irving Rawlings, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and a Military Cross to Second Lieutenant John Charles Howard Cunningham, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 11 July 1953


Newspaper cutting [possibly from The Crown News] concerning the award of a Military Medal to Private Derry Irving Rawlings, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and a Military Cross to Second Lieutenant John Charles Howard Cunningham, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, July 1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Japan News, concerning heavy flooding, caused by monsoon rains, in South Korea, 8 July 1953


Photograph of army vehicles on a flooded road, taken in Korea, c.1953


Copy of a weather report [possibly from an intelligence report], July 1953


Cutting from an intelligence report concerning armistice negotiations, July 1953


Letter from Major-General M.M.A.R. West, General Officer Commanding, 1st Commonwealth Division, to his troops, concerning the forthcoming armistice, 27 July 1953


Newspaper cutting [possibly from The Crown News] concerning the conduct of the 1st Commonwealth Division throughout the Korean War, c.1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Japan News, concerning the ceasefire in the Korean War, 28 July 1953


Newspaper cutting, from the Pacific Stars and Stripes, of the headline 'Truce Signed', 28 July 1953


Cutting from an intelligence report of 28 British Commonwealth Infantry Division concerning the ceasefire, July 1953


Newspaper cutting, from The Crown News, of a message from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II to the 1st Commonwealth Division, 5 August 1953


Photograph of Privates Lawrence Brown, left, Bill Haig, second left, John Jennings, second right, and Terry Newman, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Korea, July 1953


Newspaper cutting of a map of North and South Korea, c.1953


Front page of The Crown News, 25 July 1953


Photograph, from the Japan News, of Lieutenant-General Harrison, United Nations, and General Nam, North Korean forces, signing a ceasefire agreement, taken at Pan Mun Jom, Korea, 28 July 1953


Photograph, from a newspaper, of an Australian soldier, Private G.E. 'Rosie' Rose, withdrawing from the front line, Korea, July 1953


Newspaper cutting of an order of the day from Lieutenant-General H. Wells, Commander-in-Chief, British Commonwealth Forces Korea, July 1953


Newspaper cutting headlined 'Spit and Polish', c.1953


Memorandum from Lieutenant-Colonel O.C. Sawbones, concerning Captain L.J.H. Arthur, 10 August 1953


Envelope designed to contain the field medical card of Captain Peter M. de W. Greenwell, c.1953


Field medical card of Captain Peter M. de W. Greenwell, c.1953


List of kit of Korean soldiers attached to 'S' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1 August 1953 - 29 August 1953


Requisition list from 'A' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, April (?) 1953


Photograph of a guard of honour, formed by soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Kure, Japan, c.1953


Photograph of a guard of honour, formed by soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Kure, Japan, c.1953


Photograph of a woman, and officers, including 'Bob' Scott, centre, and Captain 'Alf' Taylor, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, second right, taken at an officers' club, Kure, Japan, c.1953


Newspaper cutting concerning the award of a second Distinguished Service Order to Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, Commanding Officer, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1953


American 'Squads, Write!' postcard, c.1953


American 'Squads, Write!' postcard, c.1953


American 'Squads, Write!' postcard, c.1953


American 'Squads, Write!' postcard, c.1953


American 'Squads, Write!' postcard, c.1953


Magazine article [possibly from Life ] by General James A. Van Fleet, Commander Eighth United States Army, entitled 'The truth about Korea: from a man now free to speak', c.1953


Invitation to luncheon, issued by the 2nd Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment's Officers' Mess to the officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 6 September 1953


Magazine article by Cicely Williams entitled 'Snow on the hills', concerning ski-ing on the slopes of County Durham, c.1953


Letter of thanks from Major K. Bolton, Royal Australian Regiment, to the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, for a gift, October 1953


Letter of thanks from Lieutenant-Colonel A.L. MacDonald, 3rd Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment, to Lieutenant-Colonel P.H.M. May, D.S.O., M.C., Commanding Officer, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, for a gift of a silver cigarette box, 1 December 1953


Letter from General Mark W. Clark, United States Army, to Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, Commanding Officer, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on occasion of his termination of duty, 4 September 1953


Photograph of a view of soldiers and a military vehicle in open countryside, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a sign reading 'To dump empty bottle..., taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a view of paddy fields, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a Korean man working at a farm, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of two Korean women, resting at a roadside, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a view of damaged buildings in the Korean countryside, c.1953


Photograph of a woman and child at a farmstead, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of a Korean woman and two children, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of unidentified soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of unidentified soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of four unidentified soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, outside a dug-out, taken in Korea, c.1953


Photograph of two unidentified soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at machine gun practice, taken in Korea, c.1953


Letter from General Maxwell D. Taylor, United States Army, to Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, Commanding Officer, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, offering 'the warm regards of the Eighth Army', 25 August 1953


Letter of appreciation from Lieutenant-General Bruce C. Clarke, United States Army to Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, Commanding Officer, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 25 August 1953


Message from the 'Advance Party', 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, aboard the Asturias , to the 1st Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment, aboard H.M.T. Empire Orwell, wishing 'Good luck and best wishes', August 1953


'Marconigram' from the 1st Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment, aboard H.M.T. Empire Orwell , to the 'Advance Party', 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, aboard the Asturias, wishing 'Bon Voyage' 27 August 1953


Photograph of a military band playing on the deck of a ship [possibly the Asturias], c.1953


Photograph of officers, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and the navy, watching a band playing on the deck of a ship [possibly the Asturias], c.1953


Photograph of a drummer, surrounded by a military band, on the deck of a ship [possibly the Asturias], c.1953


Photograph of a drummer, surrounded by a military band, on the deck of a ship [possibly the Asturias], c.1953


Spoof race card, c.1953


Spoof race card, c.1953


Newspaper cutting concerning the ceasefire of the Korean War, July 1953


Newspaper cutting of a Korean War casualty list, July 1953


Photograph, with newspaper cutting, of Major J.A. Tresawna, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1953


Newspaper cutting concerning the arrival, in Egypt, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1953


Photograph, from a newspaper, of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at a dockside, taken at Port Said, Egypt, c.1953


Roll of Honour of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, for the Korean War, n.d.
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/21(219)

Number not used (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/22)Histories of 1st Battalion and predecessors, c. 1866-1928 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/23-25)

History of the 68th Light Infantry, n.d. [c. 1866 - 1870]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/23


Commemorative poster recording the services of the 68th Regiment of Infantry, between 1758 and 1866, illustrated with the regimental colours, n.d. [ c. 1867]
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A Short History of The Durham Light Infantry, 1st and 2nd Battalions, Aldershot, Hampshire, 1928
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/25

Papers concerning the History of the 1st Battalion, 1914 - 1935, by Captain Appleby (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/26-31)

See also D/DLI 7/667/4-8


History of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1914 - 1935, by Captain Appleby, 1935
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/26


Transcript of the digest of services of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 4 August 1914 - 15 April 1919
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/27


Letter from E. Moore, Oldmills, Elgin, Morayshire, Scotland, to Captain Appleby, complimenting the latter on his history of the 1st Battalion and suggesting that it be published as it stands, 24 August 1935
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/28


Map [lacking left margin] of the Punjab, North West Frontier Province and Kashmir and Jammu, sheet 43B, published by the Survey of India Office, Calcutta, India, 1913 Scale: 1 inch to 4 miles [1:253,440]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/29


Map of Afghanistan and the North West Frontier Province, sheet 38N; published by the Survey of India Office, Calcutta, 1915 Scale: 1 inch to 4 miles [1:253,440]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/30


Envelope addressed to Captain Appleby, endorsed with a note referring to his history of the 1st Battalion, 11 July 1936
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/31

68th Regiment, 1758 - 1782 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/32-38)

Statement of the parade state of the 68th Regiment of Foot, commanded by Colonel John Lambton, as it embarked at Cowes, Isle of Wight, 23 July 1758
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/32


List of officers of the 68th Regiment of Foot, Jersey, Channel Islands, n.d., [April 1759 - February 1760]
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Sample of the facings and lace of the 68th Regiment of Foot, which was submitted for the approval of King George III in 1768, and covering letter from the Deputy Archivist to the King, Windsor Castle, Berkshire, to the Colonel in Chief of The Durham Light Infantry, 4 September 1918
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Receipt for £493 7s. 2d. paid by James Merick to J[ohn] Lambton as the balance of his clothing account of 25 December 1772, 12 June 1773
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/34


Letter from Lieutenant- Colonel Lawrence Reynolds, London, to General John Lambton of Harraton, Colonel of the 68th Regiment, recommending Mr. Stony for a vacancy in the 68th Regiment, 11 November 1776
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/35


Note containing information on Andrew Robinson Stoney, n.d. [1890]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/36


Report by Major General, the Earl of Ross, on the 68th Regiment of Foot, reviewed at Limerick, [Ireland], 30 October 1780
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Extracts from a book giving a general return of the names, origin, age, and service of the officers of the 68th Regiment of Foot, 30 October 1780; return of the arms, accoutrements and clothing of the 68th Regiment of Foot, 1775 - 1779; abstract of non-effective account, July 1778 - 30 June 1779; return of the 68th Regiment of Foot, listed by company, n.d. [1780]; list of absent officers and vacant officers, 1775 - 1780; field return of officers and men on duty, n.d. [1780]; general return of origin, size, age, and time of service of men of the 68th Regiment of Foot, n.d. [1780]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/38

68th (Durham) Regiment, 1782 - 1808 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/39-43)

Letter from King George III, the War Office, London, to General Lambton, Colonel of the 68th Regiment of Foot, informing him that the 68th Regiment is to be disbanded, 7 June 1784
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/39


Letter from J[ohn] Lambton, Harraton, to his officers [of the 68th Regiment of Foot], ordering recruiting parties at Reading, [Berkshire] and Norwich, [Norfolk] and at Armagh and Dublin, Ireland, and appointing Reading, as the headquarters for receiving recruits, 30 September 1787
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/40


Warrant [incomplete] for the pay [£10,667 8s.3d.] of the 68th Regiment of Foot for the 365 days to 24 December 1789, n.d.
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Letter from King George III to Dudley Ryder and Thomas Steele, Joint Paymasters General, ordering £10,667 8s.3d. to be paid to General John Lambton, commanding the 68th Regiment of Foot, 29 February 1792
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/42


List of officers of the 2nd Battalion of the 68th Regiment, and dates of commissions, 1800
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/43

68th, or Durham, Light Infantry, 1808 - 1881 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/44-54)

Colour print of an oil painting, by Scanlan, of Lieutenant-Colonel, Lord William Paulet of the 68th Light Infantry, on a horse and conversing with Captain William Cross, 1845-1846, copy made 20thc. Attached: descriptive notes, n.d.
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/44


Copy letter from Mr. Bracebridge, Scutari Barracks, Constantinople, Turkey, to [Lady] Easthope, describing Scutari Hospital and mentioning Florence Nightingale, 13 November 1854
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/45


Monthly return, December 1858
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/46


Monthly return, December 1859
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/47


Monthly return, April 1860
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/48


Monthly return, 1 December 1861
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Monthly return, December 1862
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/50


Extract from The Maori War in New Zealand by Major General Sir James Alexander, concerning the action on 29 April 1864 at the Gate Pah, 1873
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The Union Jack, magazine for children, volume 1, number 36, 2 September 1880 Includes: an account of the battle of Te Ranga, New Zealand, in 1864
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/52


Newspaper article, from the Bay of Plenty Times, commemorating the Battle of Te Ranga on 21 June 1864, including a list of officers and soldiers killed or wounded; Tauranga, New Zealand, 20 June 1925
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/53


Brigade and regimental orders of the 68th Light Infantry, Meean Meer, India, 2[ ] - 30 August 1880
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/54

1st Battalion, 1881 - 1899 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/55-60)

Brigade and regimental orders of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Infantry, Meerut, India, 20 July 1882
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Brigade and battalion orders of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Meerut, India, 28 September 1882
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Brigade and battalion orders of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Allahabad, India, 26 March 1885
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Letter from Lord William Paulet, 18 St. James' Square, London, to the '68th' [1st Battalion, The] Durham Light Infantry, thanking officers for drinking his health on his eighty sixth birthday, 9 July 1890
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/58


Circular letter from Lieutenant-Colonel William Gordon, commanding 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Richmond Barracks, Dublin, on his resignation from the battalion, 30 October 1896 Includes: photograph of Lt. Col. Gordon
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/59


Print showing soldiers of the 68th Durham Light Infantry, by G.D. Giles, 1889
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/60

1st Battalion, South African War, 1899 - 1902 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/61-63)

Return of officers, non-commissioned officers, and men of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, who have been killed, died of wounds or disease in South Africa, 1900 - 1902
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/61


Order of service for Easter Day for the South African Field Force, Zuikerbosch Spruit, Transvaal, South Africa, [7 April] 1901
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/62


Christmas card of the Special Service Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Field Force, South Africa, sent from 'Andrew to George and Emily', n.d. [1900 - 1901]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/62A


Poems, 'The Faithful Durhams' and 'The Fight at Elandslaagte', commemorating the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in South Africa, 1899 - 1900, written by Corporal G. Davison, [1900]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/63

1st Battalion, 1902 - 1919 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/64-68)

Battalion Part I orders of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Nowshera, India, 22 May 1915
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/64


Letter from Vajiravudh, King of Siam, Royal Palace, Bangkok, Siam, to Lieutenant-Colonel C.C. Luard, commanding 68th [1st Battalion] Durham Light Infantry, Nowshera, North West Frontier Post, India, thanking him for information of the battalion's operations under Luard's command; acknowledging the thanks for the writer's gift to the benevolent fund of the Regiment; referring to his appointment as an honorary general in the British Army, and welcoming occasional news of the battalion in the future, 9 November 1915
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/65


Greetings card, containing an illustration of English and Russian flags, sent by the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, to the 68th Borodinsky Regiment, Easter 1916
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/66


Greetings card, containing an illustration of English and Russian flags, sent by the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, to the 68th Borodinsky Regiment, Easter 1917
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/67


'Map of Agra and the vicinity for the concentration of troops on the occasion of the visit to India of His Highness the Amir of Afghanistan', January 1907 Scale: 1:31,680
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/68

1st Battalion, 1919 - 1939 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/68 A-82)

Letters from Captain E. Higginbotham, Alma Dene, 4 Vere Terrace, Barnard Castle, to Colonel H.H.S. Morant, officer commanding the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, York, concerning the erection of a memorial headstone to the late Sergeant Henry Lee of the 68th Light Infantry, 2 - 16 September 1922 Includes: a record of Sergeant Lee's life and career, and a copy of the memorial inscription, n.d.
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/68A


Programme for a concert, 'A Musical Mixture in a Double Dose', performed by 'The Tynesiders' concert party of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, n.d. [1924 - 1926]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/69


Programme for a concert, 'The Tynesiders', performed by 'The Tynesiders' concert party of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, n.d. [1924 - 1926]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/70


Programme for a concert, 'Bung Oh Ballykinlar', performed by 'The Tynesiders' concert party of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, n.d. [1924 - 1926]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/71


Christmas card of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, including a photograph of the King's birthday parade, 1929
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/72


Programme for the ceremonial parade of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and all units of the 50th (Northumbrian) Division, administered by the Territorial Army Association of County Durham, at Catterick Aerodrome, Yorkshire, 3 July 1930
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/73


Standing orders for mechanical transport, by Lieutenant-Colonel J.A. Churchill, M.C., commanding 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 25 April 1935
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Newspaper cuttings from the Teesdale Mercury concerning an appeal by the ladies of Barnard Castle for silver bugles for the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 18 August 1937 and n.d.
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Order of ceremony for the presentation of silver bugles to the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at the Town Hall, Durham, 11 December 1937
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Programme of the presentation of silver bugles to the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at the Town Hall, Durham, 11 December 1937
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/77


Invitation to a presentation of silver bugles to the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at the Town Hall, Durham, 11 December 1937
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/78


Letter conveying Christmas greetings from the County of Durham to the officer commanding the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, signed by the Lord Lieutenant and mayors and councillors of the boroughs of Durham, Gateshead, West Hartlepool, Darlington, Stockton on Tees, Sunderland, Newcastle upon Tyne and South Shields, 11 December 1937
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/79


Order card of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, n.d. [1937]
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Souvenir of the posting of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in Shanghai, China, 1937 - 1938


Photograph, captioned Arrival in Shanghai... , showing soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching through a park, taken at Shanghai, China, 1937


Group photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Shanghai, China, January 1938 Back row: Second-Lieutenant Low, Lieutenant Luard, Second-Lieutenant Taylor, Second-Lieutenant Atkinson, Second-Lieutenant Allen, Lieutenant Lyster-Todd, Lieutenant Keith, Second-Lieutenant D'Arcy-Irvine, Second-Lieutenant Hermon, Second-Lieutenant Waistell Front row, seated: Lieutenant Crosthwaite, Captain Simpson, Captain Johnson, Lieutenant Fox-Davies, Major Heslop, Major Lowe, Captain Kirby, Captain Mason, Lieutenant May


Group photograph of the Headquarters Staff of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Shanghai, China, January 1938 Back row: Armourer-Sergeant Watt, Sergeant Stonehouse, Orderly Room Quartermaster-Sergeant Newman, Regimental Quartermaster-Sergeant Kirk, Band-Sergeant Bolam, Sergeant Thompson, Bugler-Major. Marshall Front row, seated: Band-Major Ripon, Captain Kirby, Lieutenant Fox-Davies, Major Heslop, Major Lowe, Regimental Sergeant-Major Bush


Group photograph of the sergeants of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Shanghai, China, January 1938 Back row: Sergeants J. Thompson, Cope, Fulton, Cowell, Patrick, O'Brien, Flanagan, Fox, Blackwood, Stonehouse, and Nicholson Third row: Sergeants Hutchinson, Coulthard, Coleman, Cowley, Davies, White, Lauderdale, Scott, Barras, H. Thompson, Pirie, and Bolam Second row: Armourer-Sergeant Watt, Sergeant McDermott, Sergeant Ross, Colour-Sergeant Blackwood, Colour-Sergeant Hatton, Colour-Sergeant Rossindell, Colour-Sergeant Thrift, Company Sergeant-Major Sedman, Sergeant Hall, Sergeant Fairclough, Bugle-Major Marshall Front row, seated: Company Sergeant-Major Jennings, Company Sergeant-Major Bentley, Orderly Room Quartermaster-Sergeant Newman, Regimental Sergeant-Major Bush, Lieutenant Fox-Davies, Major Heslop, Major Lowe, Bandmaster Rippon, Regimental Quartermaster-Sergeant Brown, Regimental Quartermaster-Sergeant Brooks


Group photograph of the corporals of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Shanghai, China, January 1938 Back row: Lance-Corporals French, Metcalfe, Moodie, Dryden, Foley, Dawson, Brannon, Allen, Hogarth, Beddow, Bailey, Lester, Hood, Prior, Oliver, Huckstep, and Hunter Fourth row: Lance-Corporals McGonnell, Hopper, Smiles, Jeans, McGarrity, Coates, Hobson, Clarke, Smith, Colligan, Adams, Slater, Bellerby, Grenfell, Barker, and Robertshaw Third row: Lance-Corporals Hardie, Long, Lamb, Morris, Attwater, Gill, Hogbin, Scott, Johnston, Newell, and Lees, Corporal Donaghue, Lance-Corporal Harrison, Corporal Thorpe, Corporal Morrisey Second row: Lance-Corporals Jones, Redhead, and Wilson, Corporals Simpson, Hunter, Taylor, Livingstone, Cairns, Bolam, Ditchburn, and Dale, Lance-Corporals Davidson, McKie, and Clarke Front row, seated: Corporals F. Hudson, T. Hudson, and Glasper, Regimental Sergeant-Major Bush, Lieutenant Fox-Davies, Major Heslop, Major Lowe, Corporals Williams, Weatherall, Thomasson, and McCormick


Group photograph of the band of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Shanghai, China, January 1938 Back row: Bandsman Smurthwaite, Boy Taylor, Boy Kemp, Bandsman Rampling, Bandsman McLean, Boy Thorpe, Boy Clarke Fourth row: Bandsman Ford, Boy Temple, Bandsmen Fergusson, Elsten, Jones, Kirk, Kennedy, and Barnes Third row: Bandsman Hood, Bandsman Whitehead, Boys Rice, Hawksworth, Blackburn, and Milligan, Bandsman Quinn, Boy Hann, Bandsmen Griffiths, Taylor, and Owens Second row: Bandsman Arrowsmith, Boy Pratt, Bandsman Macdonald, Bandsman Morris, Boy Gair, Bandsmen Gower, Coates, Flanagan, and Wood Front row, seated: Lance-Corporal Johnson, Bandmaster, Rippon, Captain R.Q.F. Johnson, Band-Sergeant P. Bolam, Band-Corporal O. Bolam Seated on ground: Boy Marshall, Boy Cameron


Group photograph of the bugles of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Shanghai, China, January, 1938 Back row: Boy Rolin, Buglers Henry, Walker, C. Anderson, McNally, and Mason Third row: Buglers Bloomfield, Bramley, and Cowley, Boy Robinson, Buglers Smith, Watson, and Avery Second row: Buglers Webb, Taylor, Finnigan, Boddy, Nesbitt, Metheringham, Brannigan, Lutchwell, Adams Front row, seated: Bugler Martin, Lance-Corporal Scott, Band-Major Marshall, Captain H.E. Fitz, Lieutenant Fox-Davies, Corporal Harrison, Bugler Slape, Bugler J. Anderson


Photograph of the rugby team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, winners of the 'Spunt' Cup, 1938 Back row: Corporal Scott, Lance-Corporal Hood, Corporal Stringer, Private Hilton, Lance-Corporals Edwards, Hogbin, and Hush, Corporal Donaghue, Corporal Simpson Front row, seated: Lance-Corporal Beddow, Lieutenant Lyster-Todd, Lieutenant May, Captain Kirby, Lieutenant Low, Sergeant Scott Seated on ground: Lance-Corporal Hunter, Private Johnson


Photograph of the football team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, winners of the 'Skottowe' Cup, 1938 Back row: Lance-Corporals Allen, Curtis, Lough, and Hanratty Second row, seated: Private Brown, Corporal Thomasson, Regimental Sergeant-Major Bush, Lance-Corporal Lester, Private Hay Seated on ground: Lance-Corporal Lamb, Sergeant Cope, Lance-Corporal Robinson, Lance-Corporal Wilson, Sergeant Fulton, Corporal Bolam


Photograph of the hockey team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, runners-up, Shanghai Hockey League, 1937 - 1938 Back row: Lieutenant Taylor, Lance-Corporal Bellerby, Corporal Latimer, Bandsman Whitehead, Lance-Sergeant Thompson, Corporal Morrisey, Private Otterwell, Corporal Bolam, Lance-Corporal Johnston Front row, seated: Lieutenant Fox-Davies, Lieutenant Luard, Major Heslop, Company Sergeant-Major Browne, Sergeant Bolam


Photograph of the football team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Shanghai, China, January, 1938 Back row: Private Curtis, Private Wilson, Lance-Corporal Allen Third row: Private Brown, Corporal Thompson, Private Hay Second row, seated: Regimental Sergeant-Major Bush, Major Heslop, Lieutenant Keith Seated on ground: Private Hanratty, Sergeant Cope, Lance-Corporal Wilson, Sergeant Fulton, Private Rutherford


Photograph of the rugby team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Shanghai, China, January, 1938 Back row: Private J. Simpson, Lance-Corporals J.W. Hogbin, E. Hush, and F. Edwards, Corporal R. Scott, Lance-Corporal J. Hood, Corporal C.P. Donoghue Front row, seated: Sergeant Scott, Lieutenant G.K. Lyster-Todd, Lieutenant P.H.M. May, Major E.T. Heslop, Captain R.F. Kirby, Second-Lieutenant J. Low, Lance-Corporal W. Beddow Seated on ground: Private R.W. Johnson, Corporal N. Hunter


Group photograph of 'HQ' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Shanghai, China, January 1938 Back row: Boy Cameron, Privates Turnbull, Satchwell, Davies, Finn, and Lyon, Lance-Corporal Hardie, Private Spoor, Lance-Corporal Moodie, Private Carrick, Boy Temple, Privates Hill, F.W. Brown, C. Taylor, J. Taylor, Nesbitt, and H. Jones, Lance-Corporal Gill, Private Chapman, Boy Harksworth, Lance-Corporal Attwater, Private Owens, Private Coates, Lance-Corporal Hogbin, Private Walker, Lance-Corporal Johnston, Boy Taylor, Private Fergusson, Lance-Corporal Jeans, Private Watson, Private Foster, Boy Robinson, Privates Todd, J.W. Brown, Gill, T. Thompson, Wilkinson, and Anthony Sixth row: Privates McNally, Henry, C. Barker, Green, Conlin, Herdman, Stamper, Arnold, Malcolm, and Johnson, Boy Milligan, Private Hardie, Private Whitehead, Boy Rice, Private Sparrow, Lance-Corporal Metcalfe, Corporal Cairns, Privates Walker, P. Smith, and Huckstep, Lance-Corporal McGonnell Fifth row: Privates Richardson, Harrison, Metheringham, Mitchell, Brackenbury, Clarke, Hall, Turner, Edwards, T. Morris, and Lister, Boy Kemp, Boy Hann, Privates Quinn, Bateman, Adams, Kennedy, Brannagan, and Almond Fourth row: Private Carr, Private Collins, Lance-Corporal Charlton, Lance-Corporal Hogarth, Private Mason, Lance-Corporal Smiles, Privates 2/1/81(13) continued Hood, Flanagan, Ford, Wood, Kirk, Gair, Grimstead, Hilton, and Thornton, Boy Pratt, Privates McLean, Rampling, Hogarth, and Thomson Third row: J. Henry, Lance-Corporal Prior, Privates Smurthwaite, G. Henry, Avery, Beckwith, Finnigan, W. Smith, Macdonald, Hartis, Griffiths, Storey, J. Anderson, Sloan, C. Anderson, and Bamborough, Lance-Corporal Foley, Privates G. Smith, Arrowsmith, and J. Morris, Lance-Corporal L. Morris, Privates Bloomfield, J. Cooper, H. Smith, Gibson, and Slape, Corporal Dale, Privates Boddy, Renny, Hudson, McGeogh, and D.S. Jones, Boys Blackbourne, Milford, and Baul, Corporals Taylor, G. Hall, Harbottle, J. Barker, and Gower, Lance-Corporal Beddon, Corporal Bolam Second row: Private Webb, Sergeants Flanagan, Marshall, Lauderdale, Bolam, and Coulthard, Staff-Sergeant Watt, Company Sergeant-Major Brooks, Orderly Room Quartermaster-Sergeant Newman, Lieutenant May, Lieutenant Luard, Band-Major Rippon, Regimental Quartermaster-Sergeant Kirk, Sergeants Pirie, H. Thomson, Colman, Stonehouse, J. Thompson, Private Goodwin Front row, seated: Corporal Harrison, Privates Smith, Shaw, Burdon, and Featherstone, Corporal Hudson, Private Barnes, Private Nash, Boy Thorpe, Boy Marshall, Privates Lax, Holland, Cowley, Bramley, Gilmore, Scott, Richards, Harmer, and Pike


Group photograph of 'A' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Shanghai, China, January 1938 Back row: Privates Currell, Walker, Hall, Hainsworth, Carr, Armstrong, Blackie, Stearman, Fleury, Baugh, Garneck, Waterfield, Wainwright, Tearke, Whitehead, Black, Andrew, and Peacock Fifth row: Privates Brown, Jewett, Ritchie, Goldsworthy, Watson, Minto, Burton, Gibson, Perrie, McBartlen, Drummond, Brown, Wilson, Milburn, Greener, Hay, Buglass, Bell, and McGrath Fourth row: Privates Dewhurst, Rochester, Kenny, Mathews, Wild, Curtis, Probert, Williams, Brown, Harrison, Broom, Hust, Rafferty, Edwards, Leaske, Elliot, Taylor, Hannan, and Mellor Third row: Privates McBarthet, Webb, Pearson, Woods, Johnson, Boyle, Barnes, Thompson, Garry, Bell, Hotchin, Hartas, Marshall, Medforth, Ayre, Pule, Rowe, Toogood, Moralee, and Kegg Second row: Privates Forster, Blakemore, Weatherill, and Griffiths, Lance-Corporal Smith, Private Hunter, Lance-Corporal Lamb, Lance-Corporal Barker, Corporal Betterley, Lance-Corporals Slater, Wilson, Fairless, and McNally, Privates Shaughnessy, Stephenson, and Ashworth Front row, seated: Corporals Newell, Livingstone, and Hudson, Sergeant Wall, Lance-Corporal McDermot, Sergeant Hutchinson, Company Sergeant-Major Browne, Lance-Corporal Allen, Captain F.H. Simpson, Lieutenant A.L. Keith, Second-Lieutenant D'Arcy-Irvine, Colour-Sergeant Hatton, Sergeant Scott, Sergeant Fairclough, Corporal Ditchburn, Corporal Thorpe, Lance-Corporal Adams


Group photograph of 'B' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Shanghai, China, January 1938 Back row: Privates Reynolds, Learoyd, Elliot, Carr, and Metcalfe, Lance-Corporal Stewart, Privates Diamond, Johnson, Binks, Moralee, and Curry, Lance-Corporal Giles, Privates Scatchard, Huntley, Thorpe, Wilson, Chapman, Stewart, Emmerson, Kerr, and Shields Fourth row: Privates Hoye, Colquhoun, Davidson, Dodds, Elliot, Hunter, Dean, Myers, Tavendale, Halliday, Simpson, Metcalfe, Ayston, Anderson, Banning, Allen, Pegram, Richards, and Harrison Third row: Lance-Corporal Richardson, Privates Morrison, Whittingham, Brown, Routledge, Johnson, Harland, Vasey, Slasser, Leonard, Harrigan, Liddle, Porter, Carter, Attlee, Laidler, Falconer, Heaney, and Brady Second row: Privates Grey, Dawson, Holt, Carney, Orr, Lowther, Wilkinson, Wright, Parker, Taylor, Hunter, Schwearman, Embleton, Reed, Keilty, Carr, and Dix, Lance-Corporal Redhead, Lance-Corporal Rookes Front row: Lance-Corporals Hopper, Long, and Collighan, Corporal Simpson, Corporal Lattimer, Sergeant Moore, Sergeant Fulton, Company Sergeant-Major Bentley, Captain Crosthwaite, Major Arderne, Lieutenant Atkinson, Second-Lieutenant Waistell, Colour-Sergeant Rosindell, Lance-Sergeant Cope, Corporals Stainson, Morrisey, and Daynes, Lance-Corporal Holmes, Lance-Corporal Jones, Corporal McKie Seated on ground: Lance-Corporal French, Private Ayre, Private Cowling, Lance-Corporal Allen


Group photograph of 'C' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Shanghai, China, January 1938 Back row: Privates G. Lough, F. Campbell, L. Baines, G. Proctor, J. Christie, W. Davidson, Thornton, J. Wood, T. Illey, J. Griffiths, O. Stewart, N. Sales, G. Williams, R. Miller, G. Thompson, F. Barrass, G. Pearson, J. Gallagher, and T. Carroll Fourth row: Privates P. McCormick, J. Mullinder, J. Fitzpatrick, A. Robson, and M. Lamb, Lance-Corporal J. Coates, Privates E. Morgan, R. Oliver, N. Woodhall, G. Muldown, J. Coleman, T. Robertshaw, G. Miller, T. Winship, H. Hatton, W. Winter and J.P. Hanratty Third row: Privates M. Lindsay, A. McGuire, E. Sharp, R. Hepple, N. Wood, F. Jenkins, T. Alderson, H. Fox, D. Hopper, and J. Richardson, Lance-Corporal Grenfell, Privates A. Walker, T. Hill, V. Butters, J. Hanlon, and S. Brown, Lance-Corporal W. Hobson, Lance-Corporal J. McGarity, Private K. Latcham, Private J. Fluck Second row: Privates T. Sainthouse, W. Ward, W. Harper, J. Bartle, J. Crouther, M. Foreman, R. Ferguson, F. Goddard, J. Bradley, J. Richardson, J. Corr, J. Roberts, A. Graham, G. Scottow, I. Bell, J. Thirwell, A. Kilvington, H. Summers, C. Nairns, J. Tumilty, L. Barnes, L. Barnett, J. Brown, B. White, M. White, C. Thompson, G. Claughan Front row: Lance- Corporals M. Clark, J. Huckstep, and E. Dryden, Corporal P. Donoghue, Corporal H. Glasper, Lance-Sergeant G. Barrass, Sergeant J. Cowell, Company Sergeant-Major W. Sedman, Second-Lieutenant Hermon, Captain R.F. Kirby, Second-Lieutenant J. Low, Colour-Sergeant A. Blackwood, Lance-Sergeant H. White, Sergeant H. Patrick, Sergeant E. Davies, Corporal L. Williams, Corporal E. Thomasson, Lance-Corporal H. Lees


Group photograph of 'D' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Shanghai, China, January 1938 Back row: Privates T. Charlton, T. Coulthard, J. Ireland, W. Cooper, J. Thompson, S. Lant, J. Wayper, D. Metcalfe, G. Button, J. Raison, W. Rogerson, J. Cummings, J. Daniels, W. Oytson, T. Potts, A. Riley, G. Kent, and T. Parker Fifth row: Privates G. Keith, C. Wilkinson, E. Baylen, C. Griffin, T. Thornthwaite, J. Atkin, A. Hay, R. McKenna, W. Massey, W. Sendor, W. Curry, J. McManzie, W. Jose, G. Calvert, G. Smith, J. Reeves, and A. Gould Fourth row: Privates G. Elliot, L. Wills, J. Otterwel, W. Underwood, J. Henderson, G. Cummings, T. Cooper, J. McDonald, F. Porter, J. Reed, W. Callaghan, B. Brown, A. Pollock, H. Gardner, K. Bowser, and T. Green Third row: Privates W. Johnson, E. Pereira, R. Johnson, J. Beech, T. Lough, G. Wilson, O. Baker, H. Bellerby, A. Gardner, N. Murphy, F. Rowe, H. Dobson, E. Ramsey, A. Ryan, R. Quinn, R. Ramage, R. Bell, and G. Hall Second row: Privates G. Cooper, J. McKinlay, and W. Moss, Lance-Corporals J. Hood, N. Hunter, S. Oliver, D. Clarke, and J. Benson, Privates F. Rochester, J. Tomlinson, G. Young, W. Tokell, N. Winter, and J. Scott Front row: Lance-Corporal J. Rooney, Corporal T. Scott, Corporal F. McCormick, Sergeant R. Nicholson, Sergeant J. O'Brien, Company Sergeant-Major A. Jennings, Lieutenant Lyster-Todd, Captain Johnston, Second-Lieutenant Taylor, Colour-Sergeant E. Thrift, Sergeant N. Rose, Sergeant G. Fox, Corporal A. Weatherall, Lance-Corporal J. Drummond, Lance-Corporal S. Lester


Photograph of Major Heslop, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a horse, taking the salute during a battalion route march, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of the band and bugles of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching on a parade ground, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on guard duty at battalion headquarters, taken at Yu Yuen Road School, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of Major Heslop, and Captain H.E. Fox-Davies, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on horseback, riding past battalion headquarters during a route march, taken at Yu Yuen Road School, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, passing battalion headquarters during a route march, taken at Yu Yuen Road School, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of soldiers of 'D' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, passing battalion headquarters during a route march, taken at Yu Yuen Road School, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, passing battalion headquarters during a route march, taken at Yu Yuen Road School, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of two officers, on horses, and soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a route march, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, returning to barracks at the completion of a route march, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of the band and bugles of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, returning to barracks at the completion of a route march, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, resting during a route march, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, resting during a route march, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of an officer, on a horse, leading soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, through a city street, during a route march, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching through a city street, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of bandsmen of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching through a city street, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of a view of an officers' mess building, taken at Great Western Road, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of a room and stairway in an officers' mess, taken at Great Western Road, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of a sitting room in an officers' mess, taken at Great Western Road, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of a sergeants' mess, taken at Great Western Road, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of sergeants of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and 'Loyals', celebrating Christmas, taken at Great Western Road, Shanghai, China, December 1937


Photograph of sergeants of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and 'Loyals', seated for dinner at a New Year celebration, taken at Great Western Road, Shanghai, China, 31 December 1937


Photograph of the entrance to the barracks of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Great Western Road, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of the regimental badge of The Durham Light Infantry [possibly made from stones], in a garden at the barracks of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Great Western Road, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in the back of an army vehicle, about to begin guard duty, taken at Great Western Road, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, guard mounting on a parade ground, taken at Great Western Road, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, inspecting soldiers on guard duty, taken at Great Western Road, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, inspecting soldiers on guard duty, taken at Great Western Road, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, inspecting soldiers on guard duty, taken at Great Western Road, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, inspecting soldiers on guard duty, taken at Great Western Road, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph, captioned 'L' Post - Jessfield Road, showing an army outpost, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph, captioned 'L' Post - Jessfield Road, showing an army outpost, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of a daily inspection of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on outpost duty, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of a daily inspection of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on outpost duty, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph, captioned 'T' Post , showing an army outpost and checkpoint, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, playing mah-jongg [possibly while on outpost duty], taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph captioned 'S.I.' Post , showing an army tent, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of Sergeant O'Brien, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, supervising a working party at an outpost, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of Major-General A.P.D. Telfer-Smollet, Commander-in-Chief of the International Garrison in Shanghai, right, and unidentified officers, standing on a parade ground during an annual inspection, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of Major Heslop, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, reporting to Major-General A.P.D. Telfer-Smollet, Commander-in-Chief of the International Garrison in Shanghai, during an annual inspection, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a parade ground, during an annual inspection by Major-General A.P.D. Telfer-Smollet, Commander-in-Chief of the International Garrison in Shanghai, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a parade ground, during an annual inspection by Major-General A.P.D. Telfer-Smollet, Commander-in-Chief of the International Garrison in Shanghai, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a parade ground [possibly on completion of an annual inspection by Major-General A.P.D. Telfer-Smollet, Commander-in-Chief of the International Garrison in Shanghai], taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of Major-General A.P.D. Telfer-Smollet, Commander-in-Chief of the International Garrison in Shanghai, right, and unidentified officers, inspecting soldiers of 'D' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a parade ground, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of Major-General A.P.D. Telfer-Smollet, Commander-in-Chief of the International Garrison in Shanghai, right, and unidentified officers, inspecting soldiers of 'D' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a parade ground, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of Major-General A.P.D. Telfer-Smollet, Commander-in-Chief of the International Garrison in Shanghai, centre, and unidentified officers, inspecting bandsmen of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a parade ground, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of Major-General A.P.D. Telfer-Smollet, Commander-in-Chief of the International Garrison in Shanghai, inspecting soldiers of 'B' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a parade ground, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of soldiers of 'D' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching past the saluting post, during an annual inspection by Major-General A.P.D. Telfer-Smollet, Commander-in-Chief of the International Garrison in Shanghai, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of a view of a cookhouse and dining room, within the barracks of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Great Western Road, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of a view of a cookhouse and dining room, within the barracks of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Great Western Road, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of a view of the a barracks square, taken at Great Western Road, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of a view of a Navy, Army and Air Force Institute, and Headquarters Wing Lines, within the barracks of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Great Western Road, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of flooding at the barracks of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Great Western Road, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of two unidentified soldiers standing in flood water, taken at Great Western Road, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of an unidentified soldier, standing in a flooded barracks square, taken at Great Western Road, Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of the Quartermaster's Staff of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, as follows: Corporal Taylor, left, Sergeant Pirie second left, Major Lowe, second right, and Regimental Quartermaster-Sergeant Kirk, right, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of Regimental Quartermaster-Sergeant Kirk, right, and an unidentified soldier, taken at Shanghai, China, c.1938


Photograph of refugees crossing the Garden Bridge, following the Japanese invasion, taken at Shanghai, China, 13 August 1938


Photograph of European women and children escaping the Japanese invasion, taken at Shanghai, China, 13 August 1938


Photograph of Chinese refugees waiting for gates to open, taken at Shanghai, China, August 1938


Photograph of Chinese refugees crossing the Whangpoo River from Pootung to Shanghai, August 1938


Photograph of a branch of the Canadian Pacific Bank protected by sandbags, taken at Shanghai, China, August 1938


Photograph of a cinema protected by sandbags, taken at Shanghai, China, August 1938


Photograph of wreckage following aerial bombing of the Cathay and Palace Hotels, taken at Nanking Road, Shanghai, China, 14 August 1938


Photograph of the wreckage of the Sincere Company department store following aerial bombing, taken at Shanghai, China, 14 August 1938


Photograph of a damaged administrative building, taken at Shanghai, China, August 1938


Photograph of a damaged administrative building, taken at Shanghai, China, August 1938


Photograph of the wreckage of the North Station, taken at Shanghai, China, August 1938


Photograph of a street corner near the North Station, taken at Shanghai, China, August 1938


Photograph of a fire at Pootung Point, Shanghai, China, August 1938


Photograph of fires from city streets, taken at Shanghai, China, August 1938


Photograph of fires within the Chapei area of Shanghai, China, August 1938


Photograph of fires within the Chapei area of Shanghai, China, August 1938


Photograph of fires within the Chapei area of Shanghai, China, August 1938


Photograph of fires on the north side of Soochow Creek, taken at Shanghai, China, August 1938
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Christmas greetings card of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Whitfield Barracks, Kowloon, Hong Kong, 1939
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/82

1st Battalion, Second World War, 1939 - 1945 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/83-86)

Message from 'D.A.', 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Fort Capuzzo, Halfaya Pass, Libya, to 'D.O.K.Y.', stating that half of the objective has been captured and a tank is needed, 15 May 1941 Two men were killed carrying this message. A third man, Private Medforth, got through and won the Military Medal
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Message from Lieutenant-Colonel E. Arderne, commanding 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, to the officer commanding 'A' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, congratulating them on their gallant conduct, 18 May 1941
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/84


Official letter from the Recruiting Officer, Cornwallis Barracks, Bangalore, India, concerning recruits of (mixed) Madras classes, 18 August 1942
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/85


Italian banknote, value 50 lire, 1938 Endorsed: 'from Cos, with the 68th, 3 - 12 October 1943, all the cash left!'
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/86

1st Battalion, 1945 - 1952 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/87-94)

Menu for Victory Christmas breakfast, dinner and tea, Salsomaggiore, Italy, 1945
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/87


Quarterly historical report of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 30 September 1946
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/88


Quarterly historical report of the lst Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 31 December 1946
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/89


Memorandum concerning the re-organisation of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 18 November 1946
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/90


Memoranda concerning Exercise 'Brancepeth' and Exercise 'Phillipi' of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 21 September - November 1946
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/91


Morale in Battle : Analysis, British Army of the Rhine, Germany, 30 April 1946; reprinted 1947


Order of ceremony for the amalgamation parade of the 1st and 2nd Battalions, The Durham Light Infantry, into the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry (68th and 106th), at Brancepeth Castle, 25 September 1948
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Programme for the amalgamation parade of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry (68th), and 2nd Battalion (106th) into the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry (68th and 106th), Brancepeth Castle, 25 September 1948
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/94

1st Battalion, Korean War, 1952 - 1953 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/95-134)

Report on the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in Korea, by Lieutenant-Colonel P.J. Jeffreys, 1953
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Order of service of farewell to the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and dedication of a book of remembrance to the memory of those sons of the regiment who gave their lives in the 1939 - 1945 war, 20 July 1952
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/96


Poster advertising the opening of Spring Lodge Gardens [Barnard Castle], to raise money for the Mayor of Durham's Fund to send parcels to the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in Korea, n.d. [1952 - 1953]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/97


Christmas greetings card from the Mayor of Durham on behalf of the Mayor's Korean Fund, n.d. [1952]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/98


Order of service in memory of those of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, who have died or been wounded in Korea, 1952-1953, United Nations Military Cemetery, Pusan, Korea, September 1953 Includes: a list of those who died and the missing
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/99


Anonymous poem, 'The Hills of Korea', written in commemoration of the service of the 1st Battalion in Korea, n.d. [ c. 1953]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/100


Anti Guerilla Operations in South East Asia, manual produced under the direction of the Commander in Chief, Far East Land Forces, n.d. [1951]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/101


Japan News, Forces newspaper (Korea edition), including photographs of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, disembarking at Pusan, Korea, 19 September 1952
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/102


Newspaper cutting, from Japan News, concerning the landing of The Durham Light Infantry in Korea, 19 September 1952
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Newspaper cutting, from Japan News, concerning the fanfare by The Durham Light Infantry welcoming General Eisenhower on his visit to the 1st Commonwealth Division in Korea, 8 December 1952
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/104


The Crown News: Journal of the 1st Commonwealth Division, souvenir of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, Korea, 2 June 1953
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The Crown News: Journal of the 1st Commonwealth Division, volume 7/77, number 633, (Armistice issue), 28 July 1953
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/106


Newspaper cuttings concerning the Korean War, some of which report the activities of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1952 - 1953
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/107


Peace, no. 3, a Communist propaganda newspaper, November 1952
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Peace, no. 8, a Communist propaganda newspaper, 20 March 1953
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Propaganda leaflet in the form of a Christmas greetings card from the Korean People's Army and the Chinese People's Army, addressed to the British Forces, 1952 - 1953 This leaflet was thrown over barbed wire entanglements by a passing Chinese patrol on the Noechon position
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/110


Communist propaganda leaflets directed at British and American troops during the Korean War, 1952 - 1953
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/111-122


Propaganda leaflets concerning the Korean War, issued by United Nations Forces and The Chinese People's Volunteer Forces, n.d. [ c. 1952] These leaflets were picked up by Durham Light Infantry patrols on the valley floor fronting their positions
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/123-127


Safe conduct certificate issued by United Nations Forces to Chinese and North Korean soldiers, n.d. [ c. 1952]
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Anti-Communist propaganda leaflet from the Korean War, 1952 - 1953
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Anti-Communist propaganda leaflet from the Korean War, 1952 - 1953
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Anti-Communist propaganda leaflet from the Korean War, 1952 - 1953
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Korean banknote, value 1000 won, n.d. [1950s]
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Map of Munsan-Ni, Korea, 1951 Scale: 1:50,000
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The Hill, the newsletter of the Durham and Cleveland branch of the British Korean Veterans' Association, October 1998
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/134

1st Battalion, 1953 - 1965 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/135-142)Propaganda leaflets, 1956 - c.1958 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/135-139)

Illustrated propaganda leaflet, in French and Arabic, issued at the time of the Suez crisis in Egypt, c.1956
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/135


Illustrated propaganda leaflet, in Arabic, issued at the time of the Suez crisis in Egypt, c.1956
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/136


Illustrated propaganda leaflet, in English and Arabic, deriding President Nasser, issued at the time of the Suez crisis in Egypt, November 1956
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/137


Handmade poster concerning the Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist organisation, [Cyprus], n.d. [1958 - 1959]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/138


Propaganda leaflets issued by the Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist organisation, Cyprus, 1958
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/139

Photo book of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorists, Cyprus, 1957 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/140 (1-55))

Photograph book of wanted men in Cyprus, issued by the Office of the Director of Operations, Cyprus, second edition, July 1957


Photograph of Colonel George Theodurou Grivas, leader of Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA), c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Antonis Michael Georghiades, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Lambros Nicola Kafkallides, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Lefkios Christodoulou Rodosthenous, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Costas Michael, alias Pelekanos, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Andreas Christou Christoudhias, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Harilaos Xenophontos, alias Haros, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Pavlos Nikita, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Antonakis Egrafou, alias Nonis, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Michael Andreas Ashiotis, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Constantinos Georghiou Gallos, alias Dinos, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Neofytos Sofokleous, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Stavros Stylianides, alias Makris, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Andreas Christodoulou Koronides, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Christos (Christakis) Demetriou, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Savvas Cleanthou Taliadoros, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Savvas Cleanthou Taliadoros, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Andreas Christou Philippides, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Christos Paraskeva Samaras, alias Xanthos, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Costas Loizou, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Savvas Ioannou Papaphilippou, alias Ioannou Savvas, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Kyriakos Christofi Matsis, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Evagoras Papachristoforou, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Panyiotis Aristidou, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Pavlos Georghiou Pavlou, alias Pavlakis, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Georghios Savva Olymbios, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Kyriakos Christoforou, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Andreas Georghiou Sofokleous, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Andreas Ioannou Ioannides, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Sotiris Yiannakis Yiannakos, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Antis Georghiou Soteriades, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Andreas Christofi Souros, alias Ttofa, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Georghios Gavriel, alias Bittas, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Andreas Christofi, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Costas Petrou Christodoulides, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Evangelos Christofi Evangelides, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Elias Antoni Filiastides, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Achilles Petrou Georghiades, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Andreas Hadji Christou, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Demos Hadji Miltis, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Savvas Kashais, alias Haralambous, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Chrysanthos Kyriakou, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Loizos Yiannaki Loizides, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Andreas Kyriakou Panayiotou, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Adamakis Papaharalambous, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Kyriakos Loizou Pattihi, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Athos Constantinou Petrides, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Stellios (Stylianos) Michael Psaras, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Panayiotis Stavrou Theodoulou, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Sofoklis Polyviou Potamitis, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Avgerinos Kyriakou Piaparis, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Neophytos Christodoulou, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Andreas Nicolau Evmides, alias Tamasiotis, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Savvas Rotsides, alias Rotsis, alias Forsis, c.1956


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Antonis Eleftheriou, c.1956
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/140(55)

Photo book of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorists, Cyprus, 1958 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/141 (1-44))

Photograph book of wanted men in Cyprus, issued by the Office of the Director of Operations, Cyprus, second edition, part II, February 1958


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Lefkios Christodoulou Rodosthenous, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Theoris Panayi, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Tefkros Theodorou Loizou, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Kyriacos Nicolaou, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Minas, alias Mina, Constantinou, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Stelios Daniel, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Georghios Efstathiou, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Vassos Stefani, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Savvas Papaefstathiou, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Agathangelos Themistocleous, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Andreas Georghiou Maliotis, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Neoptolemus Georghiou, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Andreas Isidorou, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Andreas Nicolaou Lefteri, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Andreas Demetriou Hadji-Kyriacos, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Theophanis Agamemnonas Soteriou, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Achilleas Stavrou, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Theodoros Elia Georghiou, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Georghios Hadji-Damianou, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Ioannis Georghiou Kassinis, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Stavros Vassou Zakos, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Nicos Lambrou Yiangou, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Panayiotis Achilleas Georghiades, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Ioannis Kyriacon Papadopoulos, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Andis Evripidon Tseriotis, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Costas Christoforou Mapouriades, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Kyriakos Ioannou, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Nicos Vasiliou, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Louis Constantinou Ioannides, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Andreas Yiannakis Constantinou, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Andreas Thoma Georghallas, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Glafkos Lambrou Yiangou, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Michael Georghis, alias Komodromos, alias Stitos, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Napoleon Christofi, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Christos Charalambous Sofroniou, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Pandelis Theodoulou, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Michael Alexandrou Michaelides, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Michaelakis Georghiou Parides, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Stefos, or Stefani, Nicolaou, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Georghios Christodoulou, alias Manouris, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Nicos Kosti Kossi, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, George Stavrinides, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Menelaos Georghiou, alias Melis, c.1957


Photograph of suspected Ethniki Organosis Kyprion Agnoniston (EOKA) terrorist, Stelios Papachristodoulou, c.1957
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/141(44)

Infantry Tactics Manual, 1965 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/142)

Tactics Manual of the School of Infantry, All Arms Tactics Wing : All Arms (Battle Group) Division, Warminster, n.d. [April 1965]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/142

1st Battalion, Borneo, 1965 - 1966 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/143-183)Orders and instructions, 1965 - 1966 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/143-150)

Standing orders of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, copy no. 4, n.d. [ c. 1965], amended to 1967
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/143


Standing orders of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, copy no. 33, n.d. [ c. 1965] amended to 1967
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/144


Unit 'Q' (Quartermaster's) administration instructions of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1964, amended to 1967
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/145


Standing operating procedures (Borneo) of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, copy no. 20, 18 October 1965, amended to 30 April 1966
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/146


Orders for base security, Gunan Gajak [Borneo] issued by Major J.A.G. Arnot, officer commanding 'A' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 31 January 1966
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/147


Orders for base administration, Gunan Gajak [Borneo], issued by Major J.A.G. Arnot, officer commanding 'A' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 31 March 1966
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/148


Draft equipment list, accompanying D/DLI 2/1/147-148, n.d. [1966]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/149


Letter from Captain T.B. Vesey, Adjutant, 4th Battalion, The Light Infantry, Meeanee Barracks, Colchester, Essex, to Major J.A.G. Arnot, 2nd Battalion, The Light Infantry, enclosing D/DLI 2/1/147-149, 27 December 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/150

Records of Lieutenant-Colonel John Arnot, M.C., concerning the Borneo campaign, 1965 - 1966 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/151-158)

Orders for base security and base administration at Gunan Gajak, Borneo, by Major J.A.G. Arnot, 31 January - 31 March 1966
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/151


Notes concerning the clothing, equipment and weapons used during the Borneo campaign, 31 December 1965
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/152


Manuscript notes by Lieutenant-Colonel John Arnot, M.C., concerning Operation Blaydon Races, which took place in February 1966, 1985
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/153


Notes on Jungle Warfare, September 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/154


Copy of an article entitled '2/2nd King Edward VIII's Own Gurkha Rifles Cross Border Operations, November 1965' concerning the Borneo campaign, by Major C.J.D. Bullock, M.C., n.d. [late 20th c.]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/155


'The Importance of the Regimental System in the Infantry', an article by Lieutenant-General Sir William Scotter, 24 March 1977
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/156


Map of Borneo, n.d. [1965 - 1966] Scale: 1:50,000
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/157


Composite map of Borneo, n.d. [c. 1965 - 1966] No scale
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/158

Records of Major S. Thorpe-Tracy concerning the Borneo campaign, 1965 - 1966 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/159-164)

Notes on 'The last campaign - Confrontation in Borneo', n.d. [after 1975]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/159


Description of orders concerning 'Operation Blaydon Races', 22 - 27 February 1966, [July 1981]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/160


Précis of a patrol report concerning 'Operation Blaydon Races', 22 - 27 February 1966; written [July 1981]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/161


Map of the Kota Belud Artillery Range, Borneo, 1963 Scale: 1:50,000
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/162


Map of Mount Kinabalu, Borneo, n.d. [1965 - 1966] Scale: 1:50,000
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/163


Part of a map of Borneo, n.d. [1965 - 1966] Scale: 1:50,000
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/164

Records of Colonel Michael D.C. McBain concerning the Borneo campaign, 1965 - 1966 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/165-183)

Lecture notes on the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in Borneo, 1965 - 1966, by Colonel Michael McBain, n.d. [ c. 1996]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/165


Floppy disk containing a copy of D/DLI 2/1/165
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/166


Map of Borneo, n.d. [c. 1965 - 1966] No scale
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/167


Notes on training for operations in Malaysia, June - July 1965, 7 January - 18 March 1970
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/168


Aide Memoire for Tactical Operations in Tropical Warfare : Prepare for Battle, instruction card issued to Captain J.A. Hare, n.d. [1960s]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/169


Aide Memoire for Tactical Operations in Tropical Warfare : Prepare for Battle, instruction card issued to Captain J.A. Hare, revised copy, n.d. [1960s]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/170


Jungle Warfare Infantry Skills and Drills, prepared by Headquarters, Far East Land Forces, recording experience from the Borneo campaign, 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/171


'Patrol Lessons in Vietnam' by Captain A.W. Freemantle, (late) Special Air Force Regiment, Australian Army, n.d. [1960s]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/172


Indonesian aircraft recognition handbook, compiled by the Intelligence Section of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, August 1965
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/173


Indonesian weapons recognition handbook, compiled by the Intelligence Section of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, October 1965
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/174


Illustrations of the badges of units of the Regular Indonesian Army with which the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, had contact in the North Borneo Territories, 1966


Watercolour illustration of the badge of a unit of the Regular Indonesian Army reading TNKU KODAM 12/608, c.1966


Watercolour illustration of the badge of a unit of the Regular Indonesian Army, c.1966


Watercolour illustration of the badge of a unit of the Regular Indonesian Army, c.1966


Watercolour illustration of the badge of a unit of the Regular Indonesian Army reading MEN - POR, c.1966


Watercolour illustration of the badge of a unit of the Regular Indonesian Army reading ZENI TEMPUR, c.1966


Watercolour illustration of the badge of a unit of the Regular Indonesian Army reading MERDEKA, c.1966


Watercolour illustration of the badge of a unit of the Regular Indonesian Army reading UDAYANA, c.1966


Watercolour illustration of the badge of a unit of the Regular Indonesian Army reading SIPURWIDJAJA 510, c.1966


Watercolour illustration of the badge of a unit of the Regular Indonesian Army reading LAMBUNG MANGKURA, c.1966


Watercolour illustration of the badge of a unit of the Regular Indonesian Army reading PATIMURA, c.1966


Watercolour illustration of the badge of a unit of the Regular Indonesian Army reading RPKAD, c.1966


Watercolour illustration of the badge of a unit of the Regular Indonesian Army reading SIAGA KOMOBCHA, c.1966


Watercolour illustration of the badge of a unit of the Regular Indonesian Army reading KOBRIMOBDA-VII, c.1966


Watercolour illustration of the badge of a unit of the Regular Indonesian Army reading JONSAT GAS BRAW II BRAWIDJAJA, c.1966


Watercolour illustration of the badge of a unit of the Regular Indonesian Army reading JONSAT GAS / BRAW IV 510 DIPONEGORO, c.1966
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/175(15)


Indonesian propaganda leaflets produced during the campaign in Borneo, [1965]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/176


Indonesian banknote, value 1,000 rupiah, 1958
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/177


Extract from the D.L.I. Regimental Journal concerning the 1st Battalion operations in Borneo, June 1966
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/178


Extract from the D.L.I. Regimental Journal concerning the 1st Battalion operations in Borneo, October 1966
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/179


Extract from the D.L.I. Regimental Journal concerning the 1st Battalion operations in Borneo, February 1967
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/180


Map of the operational area of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Sarawak, Borneo, 20 December 1965 - 31 May 1966 No scale
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/181


Map of Patrol Trace - Operation Blaydon Races, Sarawak, Borneo, drawn by Lieutenant Tim Kirk, as Lieutenant Officer in charge of No. 2 Platoon, 'A' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 26 February 1966; copy made, n.d. Scale: 1:10,620
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/182


Plan of south-east Asia, including Vietnam, Malaya, Hong Kong and Borneo, n.d. No scale given Attached: plan of northern Borneo, n.d. Scale: 4.5 inches to 100 miles [1:1,408,000] : plan of northern Borneo, centred round Kuching and Gedong, n.d. No scale given : plan of meanders of the river Batang Sadong near Gedong, described as 'A typical piece of 1:50,000 mapping', 1960 Scale: 1:50,000
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/183

1st Battalion, 1966 - 1968 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/184-205)

Photograph, from The Lion: British Services Weekly, of Private Stanley Haley, 'C Company', 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, training at Dhekelia, Cyprus, January 1968


Photograph, from The Lion: British Services Weekly, of Quartermaster Sergeant Instructor Victor Brown, Small Arms School Corps, supervising Private David Tweddle and Private James Walsh of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, during a shooting exercise, taken at Dhekelia, Cyprus, January 1968


Photograph, from The Lion: British Services Weekly, of Private Derek Brennan, The Durham Light Infantry, loading a round into an anti-tank gun, taken at Dhekelia, Cyprus, January 1968


Photograph, from The Lion: British Services Weekly, of soldiers of Anzio Platoon, Light Infantry Brigade Depot, on patrol on a beach near Alexander Barracks, Dhekelia, Cyprus, January 1968


Photograph, from The Lion: British Services Weekly, of soldiers training with anti-tank grenades, taken at Dhekelia, Cyprus, January 1968


Photograph, from The Lion: British Services Weekly, of soldiers on a training exercise, taken at Dhekelia, Cyprus, January 1968


Photograph, from The Lion: British Services Weekly, of competitors lining up at the start of the 1968 Army (Cyprus) Cross Country Championships, taken in Cyprus, January 1968


Newspaper cuttings, mainly from The Lion: British Services Cyprus Weekly, concerning the training visit of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, to Cyprus, February 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/185


The Blue Beret, issued by the Information Office of the United Nations Force in Cyprus, volume 6, number 4, 8 May 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/186


The Blue Beret, volume 6, number 5, 15 May 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/187


The Blue Beret, volume 6, number 6, 22 May 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/188


The Blue Beret, volume 6, number 7, 29 May 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/189


The Blue Beret, volume 6, number 8, 5 June 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/190


The Blue Beret, volume 6, number 9, 12 June 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/191


The Blue Beret, volume 6, number 10, 19 June 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/192


The Blue Beret, volume 6, number 11, 26 June 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/193


The Blue Beret, volume 6, number 12, 3 July 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/194


The Blue Beret, volume 6, number 13, 10 July 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/195


The Blue Beret, volume 6, number 14, 17 July 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/196


The Blue Beret, volume 6, number 16, 31 July 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/197


The Blue Beret, volume 6, number 17, 7 August 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/198


The Blue Beret, volume 6, number 18, 14 August 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/199


The Blue Beret, volume 6, number 20, 28 August 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/200


The Blue Beret, volume 6, number 21, 4 September 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/201


The Blue Beret, volume 6, number 22, 11 September 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/202


The Blue Beret, volume 6, number 23, 18 September 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/203


Programme for the vesting day ceremony at Polemidhia Camp, Cyprus, 10 July 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/204


Newspaper reports, from the Sunday Express and The Journal, concerning The Durham Light Infantry at Limassol, Cyprus, on the eve of its amalgamation into the newly created Light Infantry Brigade, 7 and 10 July 1968 (2 papers, printed)

Records of 1st Battalion Officers' Mess and predecessors (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/206-236)Minutes, 1880 - 1954 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/206-207)

Minute book of officers' mess meetings of the 68th Light Infantry, later 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 23 January 1880 - 25 November 1918
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/206


Minute book of officers' mess meetings of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 21 April 1920 - 16 February 1954
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/207

Visitors' Books, 1923 - 1952 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/208-209)

Visitors' book of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 12 March 1923 - 13 July 1930
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/208


Visitors' book of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 4 July 1930 - 9 December 1952
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/209

Records concerning Officers, 1892 - 1968 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/210-214)Caricatures of officers, 68th Light Infantry and 1st Battalion, 1885 - 1892 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/210 (1-36))

Album of colour caricatures of members of the officers' mess of the 68th Light Infantry, later the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, by 'J.M.P.', 1885, and copy caricatures by Marcel Pic, 1892


Colour caricature, captioned Eastern Languages, showing Lieutenant-Colonel W.F. Woodward, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, in dress uniform, 1885


Colour caricature, captioned An Evening Constitutional, showing Lieutenant-Colonel R.A. Crawford, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, in civilian dress, taking a walk, 1885


Colour caricature, captioned Peace and Contentment, showing Major J.C. Hilliard, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, in dress uniform, taking a drink, 1885


Colour caricature, captioned The Centurion, showing Captain F.R.C. Carleton, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, in a blazer and white trousers, 1885


Colour caricature, captioned Musketry, showing Captain W.K. Curling, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, in civilian dress, reading a book, 1885


Copy of a caricature of Captain G.T. Noel, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, in civilian dress, watering a garden, 1892


Colour caricature of Captain G.T. Noel, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, in dress uniform, c.1885


Copy of a caricature of Captain W.M. Menzies, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, in civilian dress, 1892


Colour caricature, captioned A contented mind is a continual feast, showing Captain W.M. Menzies, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, in dress uniform, 1885


Colour caricature, captioned The Regimental Jock, showing officer W.C. Ross, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, in a jockey's uniform, 1885


Colour caricature of officer F.G. Kenyon-Slaney, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, in dress uniform, c.1885


Colour caricature of officer C.V. Gunning, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, in dress uniform, c.1885


Copy of a caricature of officer F.S. Robb, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, c.1892


Colour caricature, captioned The Tennis (S)masher, showing officer F.S. Robb, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, in a blazer and white trousers, holding a tennis racquet, 1885


Copy of a caricature of officer G.C. Mansel, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, in civilian dress, fishing, 1892


Colour caricature, captioned The Dosset Masher, showing officer G.C. Mansel, in civilian dress, 1885


Colour caricature, captioned Golden Youth, showing officer G.W. Keane, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, in dress uniform, looking into a mirror, c.1885


Colour caricature, captioned Veni, Vidi, Vici, showing officer F.H.S. Sitwell, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, in civilian dress, 1885


Copy of a caricature of officer E. St G. Pratt, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, falling from a horse during a fox hunt, 1892


Colour caricature, captioned The Smiler, showing officer E. St G. Pratt, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, in a blazer and white trousers, holding a tennis racquet, 1885


Copy of a caricature of Colonel Upcher, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, riding a horse, c.1892


Colour caricature of Reverend A.O. Hardy, c.1885


Copy of a caricature of Major Darwin, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, on horseback, 1892


Copy of a caricature of Captain Parke, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, batting during a game of cricket, 1892


Copy of a caricature of officer L.E.C. Elwes, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, sitting in a boat, 1892


Copy of a caricature of Captain Cartwright, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, in civilian dress, 1892


Copy of a caricature of Captain Vane, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, holding a trumpet, 1892


Copy of a caricature of Captain B.W.L. McMahon, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, fielding during a game of cricket, 1892


Copy of a caricature of officer R.M.D'Arcy Hildyard, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, in civilian dress, playing billiards or snooker, c.1892


Copy of a caricature of officer W.C. Lascelles, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, 1892


Copy of a caricature of officer R.C. Saville, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, batting during a game of cricket, 1892


Copy of a caricature of officer O.B. Harter, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, standing in a graveyard, 1892


Copy of a caricature of officer W.S. Bridge, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, holding a flag, 1892


Copy of a caricature of officer H.H.S. Morant, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, in civilian dress, carrying a rifle during a hunt, 1892


Copy of a caricature of officer J.A. Crosthwaite, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, 1892


Copy of a caricature of officer A.E.M. Bacon, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, in civilian dress, c.1892
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/210(36)

Caricatures of officers, 1st Battalion, 1885 - 1892 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/211 (1-22))

Album containing copy caricatures of members of the officers' mess of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, drawn by Marcel Pic, 1899


Copy of a caricature of General Sir Reginald Gipps, 1899


Copy of a caricature of Lieutenant-Colonel A.L. Woodland, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1899


Copy of a caricature of His Royal Highness The Crown Prince of Siam, attached 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1899


Copy of a caricature of Major H.S. Fitzgerald, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1899


Copy of a caricature of Major T.R. Johnson-Smyth, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1899


Duplicate of D/DLI 2/1/210(27)


Copy of a caricature of Captain G.C. Mansel, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in cricket whites, 1899


Duplicate of D/DLI 2/1/210(28)


Copy of a caricature of Captain R.F. Bell, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in civilian dress, 1899


Copy of a caricature of Captain W.C. Lascelles, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting beside the Eiffel Tower, 1899


Copy of a caricature of Captain H.R. Cummings, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting at a desk, 1899


Copy of a caricature of Captain O.B. Harter, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing beside a bicycle, 1899


Copy of a caricature of Captain Sarasiddhi, attached 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1899


Copy of a caricature of Lieutenant E.A.C. Blake, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1899


Copy of a caricature of Lieutenant G.L. Cochrane, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, riding a horse, 1899


Copy of a caricature of Lieutenant W. Northey, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on horseback, 1899


Copy of a caricature of Lieutenant R. Tyndall, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, fishing, 1899


Copy of a caricature of Lieutenant L.C. Soltau-Symons, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, fishing, 1899


Copy of a caricature of Lieutenant J.S. Unthank, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in cricket whites, 1899


Copy of a caricature of Second-Lieutenant E.B. Thresher, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, playing billiards or snooker, 1899


Copy of a caricature of Second-Lieutenant C.D. Shafto, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a bicycle, 1899


Copy of a caricature of Second-Lieutenant C.L. Matthews, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in cricket whites, 1899
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/211(22)

Mess record books, 1924-1968 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/212-214)

Officers' leave book of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 4 January 1925 - 14 July 1958
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/212


Record of astonishing statements, or performances, of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1924 - 1968
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/213


Lie book of the officers' mess of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Borneo, 1965 - 1966
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/214

Battalion Property and Silver, 1854 - 1968 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/215-220)

Property book of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1930 - 1950, 1954 - 1961; and of the former 2nd Battalion, on loan from the Managing Trustees, 1930 - 1938, 1948 - 1968 Includes: lists of property belonging to former 1st Battalion and 2nd Battalion charities
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/215


Letter from Mr. Willson, Chester le Street, to Mr. Murray, concerning the gift of a tobacco box once owned by General Lambton, 12 January 1854
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/216


Envelope once containing the papers concerning the Lambton tobacco box, presented to the officers' mess of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, by Lieutenant-Colonel H.L. Swinburne, n.d. [1950s]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/217


Note on the life and career of General John Lambton, n.d. [1950s]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/218


Letter from Hugh L. Swinburne, Swinburne and Jackson, solicitors, 12 West Street, Gateshead, enclosing D/DLI 2/1/216-217, and discussing Mr. Murray and his descendants, 21 January 1954
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/219


Receipt for the medals of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, loaned to the Regimental Depot, and statement of the conditions of loan, July - 5 August 1952
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/220

Sporting Activities, 1853 - 1965 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/221-236)Cricket scorebooks, 1853 - 1965 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/221-226)

Cricket scorebook of the 68th Light Infantry, 20 April 1853 - 4 June 1868
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/221


Cricket scorebook of the 68th Light Infantry, 20 April 1853 - 27 August 1867, 23 August 1916
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/222


Cricket scorebook of the 68th Light Infantry, later the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 15 May 1868 - 4 July 1895
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/223


Cricket scorebook of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 5 May 1894 - 7 January 1909
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/224


Cricket scorebook of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 10 June 1920 - 27 May 1939
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/225


Cricket scorebook of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 3 June 1939 - 1 June 1965
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/226

Polo Club records, 1908 - 1965 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/227-235)

Rules of the 68th [1st Battalion] Durham Light Infantry polo club, 1908
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/227


Amendments to polo club rules, n.d. [20th c.]
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/228


Minute book of the polo club of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 22 May 1928 - 21 January 1960
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/229


Polo book of the officers' mess of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, containing reports and photographs of tournaments played by the Durham Light Infantry polo club, 25 June 1928 - February 1957


Letter to 'Ack' from 'H.R.Mc', presenting a polo book to the officers' mess of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1957


Report on the Alexandria Summer Tournament, Egypt, June 1928


Photograph, from Sphinx, captioned The D.L.I Team, showing Mr. Kirby, left, with Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, second left, Captain Percy, second right, and Captain Heslop, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on horses, taken at the Alexandria Summer Tournament, Egypt, 30 June 1928


Photograph, from Sphinx, captioned The 15/19th Hussars' Team, showing the Honourable T. Frankland, left, Mr. Mitchell, second left, Captain Arnott, second right, and Mr. Smith Bingham, right, on horses, taken at the Alexandria Summer Tournament, Egypt, 30 June 1928


Cutting, from Sphinx,concerning the Alexandria Summer Tournament, Egypt, 7 July 1928


Programme for the Summer Polo Tournament of the Alexandria Sporting Club, 25 June 1928


Photograph, captioned 'A' Team after a line up, showing Colonel Matthews, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on Chutni, left, and Mr. Kirby, on Colleen, right, taken at the Alexandria Summer Tournament, Egypt, June 1928


Photograph, captioned XII getting away, showing Colonel Matthews, on Violet Ray, left, Captain Percy, on Micky, centre, and Captain Heslop, on Jane, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at the Alexandria Summer Tournament, Egypt, June 1928


Photograph, captioned 'A' Team - Semi-finalists, showing Mr. Kirby, on Jester, left, with Colonel Matthews, on Violet Ray, second left, Captain Percy, on Micky, second right, and Captain Heslop, on Jane, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at the Alexandria Summer Tournament, Egypt, June 1928


Photograph, captioned 'B' Team, showing Captain Wiche, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on Gun Commander, left, with 'Simpson', on Beni Yusef , second left, Captain Dryden, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on Wall Eye, second right, and officer Poett, on Avance, right, taken at the Alexandria Summer Tournament, Egypt, June 1928


Photograph, captioned 'C' Team, showing 'Arderne', on Heluk, left, 'Lang', on Carlow, second left, Major McCullagh, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on White Queen, second right, and 'Roger', on Jock, right, taken at the Alexandria Summer Tournament, Egypt, June 1928


Report on the American Tournament, August 1928


Teams list and scores for the American Tournament, August 1928


Report on the Alexandria Autumn Tournament, Egypt, September 1928


Programme of the Autumn Polo Tournament of the Alexandria Sporting Club, Egypt, 24 September 1928


Photograph, captioned 'A' Team, showing officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, including R.B.Y. Simpson, second left, on Charlie, with Captains Goldschmidt, on Mahmond, left, Percy, on Kitty, second right, and Heslop, on Joe, right, taken at the Alexandria Autumn Tournament, Egypt, September 1928


Photograph, captioned 'B' Team - Winners Subsidiary Tournament, showing officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, including Poett, on Pharaoh, left, Captains Wiche, on Gun Commander, second left, and Dryden, on Wall Eye, second right, and F.H. Simpson, on Beni Yusef, right, taken at the Alexandria Autumn Tournament, Egypt, September 1928


Report on the Alexandria Summer Tournament, Egypt, June 1929


Programme of the Summer Polo Tournament of the Alexandria Sporting Club, Egypt, 21 June 1929


Photograph, captioned 'A' Team, showing officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, including Poett, on White Queen, left, Colonel Matthews, on Chutni, second left, 'Simpson', on Hassan, second right, and Captain Percy, on Micky, right, taken at the Alexandria Summer Tournament, Egypt, June 1929


Photograph, captioned 'B' Team, showing 'Mason', on Gomar, second right, with Major de Bunsen, on Call Boy, left, Captain Heslop, on Jane, second left, and Captain Wiehe, on Gun Commander, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at the Alexandria Summer Tournament, Egypt, June 1929


Photograph, captioned D.L.I. Subalterns, showing 'Cousens', on Mahond, left, 'Kirby', on Jester, second left, 'Dand', on Grey Mist, and 'Rogers', on Magnoon, right, taken at the Alexandria Summer Tournament, Egypt, June 1929


Report on the Alexandria Autumn Tournament, Egypt, September 1929


Programme for the Autumn Polo Tournament of the Alexandria Sporting Club, Egypt, 7 September 1929


Photograph, captioned D.L.I. 'A' and D.L.I. 'B' , showing Captain Percy, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, second right, with 'Cousens', left, 'Lang', second left, and 'Kirby', right, competing in a polo match, taken at the Alexandria Autumn Tournament, Egypt, September 1929


Photograph showing members of the 'A' and 'B' polo teams of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, competing in a match, including F.H. Simpson, left, Colonel Matthews, second left, R.B.Y. Simpson, third left, 'Cousens', third right, Captain Percy, second right, and 'Lang', right, taken at the Alexandria Autumn Tournament, Egypt, September 1929


Photograph showing members of the 'A' and 'B' polo teams of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, competing in a match, including 'Lang', left, Captain Percy, second left, 'Cousens', third left, R. Simpson, third right, F.H. Simpson, second right, and Colonel Matthews, right, taken at the Alexandria Autumn Tournament, Egypt, September 1929


Photograph showing members of the 'A' and 'B' polo teams of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, competing in a match, including Colonel Matthews, left, 'Kirby', centre, and R.B.Y. Simpson, right, taken at the Alexandria Autumn Tournament, Egypt, September 1929


Report on the Alexandria Open Handicap Tournament, Egypt, September 1929


Teams list and scores for the Alexandria Open Handicap Tournament, Egypt, September 1929


Photograph of a polo team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, comprising Colonel Matthews, left, seated, 'Simpson' second left, standing, 'Poett', second right, standing, and Captain Percy, right, seated, the winners of the Gordon Cup, [possibly taken in Egypt] March 1929


Photograph of a polo team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, comprising Captain Percy, left, seated, 'Dand', second left, standing, Captain Heslop, second right, standing, and 'Simpson', right, seated, the winners of the Gordon Cup, [possibly taken in Egypt] March 1930


Photograph of a polo team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, comprising 'Dand', on White Queen, left, Captain Heslop, on Call Boy second left, Captain Percy, on Kitty, second right, and 'Simpson', on Cholak, right, [possibly taken in Egypt] March 1930


Photograph of Captain Percy, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, receiving the Gordon Cup from Lady Strickland, [possibly taken in Egypt] March 1930


Photograph of a polo team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, comprising 'Dand', left, 'Simpson', second left, and Captains Heslop, second right, and Percy, right, taken after the final of the Gordon Cup, [possibly in Egypt] March 1930


Report on the Tyro Cup and the Army Cup, Shanghai, China, 1938


Photograph of spectators at a polo match [possibly taken in Shanghai, China 1938]


Photograph of polo players competing in a match [possibly taken in Shanghai, China, 1938]


Report on the Tyro Cup, Shanghai, China, July 1938


Photograph, from the North-China Daily News, of a polo match between the 'B' team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and the Mounties, including Dick Harris, second left, of the Mounties, taken at Shanghai, China, 25 July 1938


Photograph, from the North-China Daily News, of a polo match between the 'C' team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and the Etceteras, taken at Shanghai, China, 18 July 1938


Report on the Army Cup, Shanghai, China 1938


Newspaper cutting concerning the victory of the polo team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in the final of the Army Cup Tournament, Shanghai, China, 1938


Photograph of a polo team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, comprising 'Luard', left, seated, 'Simpson', second left, standing, Major R.B. Humphreys, centre, standing, 'Fanning-Evans', second right, standing, and 'Ardern', right, seated, the winners of the Army Cup, Shanghai, China, August 1938


Photograph of the regimental polo ponies of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and their grooms, taken at a stables in Shanghai, China, 1938


Cutting from the D.L.I. Regimental Journal, concerning the regimental polo team, July 1954


Photograph, from the D.L.I. Regimental Journal, captioned The Polo Team, showing Major G.B. Whitworth, left, Brigadier J.M. Hanmer, second left, and Majors R.B. Humphreys, second right, and T. Reynolds, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, October 1954


Report on polo in the Canal Zone, Fayid, Egypt, 1954 - 1955; and the Fayid Low Handicap Tournament, July 1954


Photograph of a polo team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, comprising Major G.B. Whitworth, on Danny Boy, left, Brigadier J.M. Hanmer, on Bardia, second left, and Majors R.B. Humphreys, on Silver, second right, and T. Reynolds, on Little John, right, taken at Fayid, Egypt, c.1954


Programme of the Low Handicap Polo Tournament, at Olympia, Fayid, Egypt, 13 - 17 July 1954


Report on the 1st Guards Brigade Polo Tournament, Olympia, Fayid, Egypt, November 1954


Photograph of a polo team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, comprising Major C.M. D'Arcy-Irvine, on Haider, left, Major R.B. Humphreys, on David, second left, and Major T. Reynolds, on Danny Boy, second right, and Captain R.S. Clarke, on Gazelle, right, the winners of the 1st Guards Brigade Polo Tournament, at the Olympia, Fayid, Egypt, November 1954


Programme of the 1st Guards Brigade Polo Tournament, at the Olympia, Fayid, Egypt, November 1954


Report on the Inniskilling Cup Open Polo Tournament, Fayid, and Moascar, Egypt, December 1954 - January 1955


Fixture list of the Inniskilling Cup Open Polo Tournament, Fayid, and Moascar, Egypt, December 1954 - January 1955


Team and handicaps list of the Inniskilling Cup Open Polo Tournament, Fayid, and Moascar, Egypt, December 1954 - January 1955


Team and handicaps list of the Subalterns' Cup, Egypt, 1955


Report on the Subalterns' Cup, Egypt, 1955


Photograph of a polo team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, comprising Major C.M. D'Arcy-Irvine, left, Brigadier J.M. Hanmer, second left, Major R.B. Humphreys, second right, and Lieutenant-Colonel May, right, finalists of the Subalterns Cup, Egypt, 1955


Report on the Inter-Regimental Polo Tournament, Egypt, April - May 1955


Photograph of a polo team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, comprising Lieutenant-Colonel May, on Klefti, left, Brigadier J.M. Hanmer, on Arbaz, second left, and Majors R.B. Humphreys, on David, second right, and C.M. D'Arcy-Irvine, on Haider, left, taken in Egypt, c.1955


Programme for the Canal Zone Open Tournament for the Commander-in-Chief's Cup, at the Olympia, Fayid, Egypt, 22 April - 4 May 1955


Report on the Subsidiary Tournament Subalterns' Cup, Egypt, May 1955


Photograph of the winning polo team of the Subsidiary Tournament Subalterns' Cup, comprising Major T. Reynolds, on Danny Boy, left, and Captain A.J.P. Grosch, on Klefti, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with Majors A.M. Hardy, Life Guards, second left, and F.S.C. Hancock, Royal Army Service Corps, second right, taken in Egypt, May 1955


Photograph of grooms of The Durham Light Infantry Polo Club, showing Dacres, left, Ede, centre, and Evans, right, with ponies, taken at Fayid, Egypt, c.1955


Photograph of Klefti, taken at the stables of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Fanara, Egypt, c.1955


Photograph of Major R.B. Humphreys, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with Silver, a grey gelding, taken at Fanara, Egypt, c.1955


Photograph of the booking chart of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry Saddle Club, taken at Fanara, Egypt, c.1955


Photograph of a group of officers and grooms of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with ponies, taken at stables in Fanara, Egypt, c.1955


Photograph of Sultan, a bay stallion of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry Polo Club, taken at Fanara, Egypt, c.1955


Photograph of Major C.M. D'Arcy-Irvine's grey stallion, Haider, with a groom, 'Sambo', taken at Fanara, Egypt, c.1955


Photograph of Major T. Reynolds' grey gelding, Danny Boy, taken at Fanara, Egypt, c.1955


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel May's grey stallion, Klefti , taken at Fanara, Egypt, c.1955


Photograph of Captain A.J.P. Grosch's bay gelding, Atherstone, taken at Fanara, Egypt, c.1955


Photograph of Major R.B. Humphreys' bay stallion, David, taken at Fanara, Egypt, c.1955


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant Crawford's bay stallion, Gazelle, taken at Fanara, Egypt, c.1955


Photograph of Captain McConkey's bay stallion, Jonathan, taken at Fanara, Egypt, c.1955


Photograph of Major T. Reynolds' bay stallion, Ghardi, taken at Fanara, Egypt, c.1955


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant Winsor-Aubrey's bay stallion, Bayadar, taken at Fanara, Egypt, c.1955


Photograph, from the D.L.I. Regimental Journal , of a polo match between polo teams of the 1st and 2nd Battalions, The Durham Light Infantry, including Major R.B. Humphreys, left, Lieutenant-Colonel, P.H.M. May, second left, Major J.O. Collingwood, second right, and Lieutenant P.C. Alexander, right, c.1955


Invitation to a polo match at Toulston Polo Club [Yorkshire] from Lieutenant-General Sir Terence Airey and Officers, The Durham Light Infantry, 24 August 1955


Cutting, from Horse and Hound, concerning a future polo match between officers of the 1st and 2nd Battalions, The Durham Light Infantry, 20 August 1955


Cutting concerning the death of General Sir Beauvoir de Lisle, former Colonel of The Durham Light Infantry, c.1955


Badge from a polo match at Toulston Polo Club, Yorkshire, 24 August 1955


Newspaper cutting concerning the death of General Sir Beauvoir de Lisle, former Colonel of The Durham Light Infantry, c.1955


Programme of a polo match between the 1st and 2nd Battalions, The Durham Light Infantry, at Toulston Polo Club, Yorkshire, 24 August 1955


Photograph of a parade of ponies, taken at Toulston Polo Club, Yorkshire, 24 August 1955


Photograph of the polo teams of the 1st and 2nd Battalions, The Durham Light Infantry, and umpires, taken at Toulston Polo Club, Yorkshire, 24 August 1955


Newspaper cutting of the programme of a polo match between the 1st and 2nd Battalions, The Durham Light Infantry, at Toulston Polo Club, Yorkshire, 24 August 1955


Newspaper cutting concerning a polo match between teams of the 1st and 2nd Battalions, The Durham Light Infantry, at Toulston Polo Club, Yorkshire, 24 August 1955


Photograph of a polo match between teams of the 1st and 2nd Battalions, The Durham Light Infantry, including Lieutenant-Colonel May, left, Lieutenant P.C. Alexander, second left, Majors C.M. D'Arcy-Irvine, second right, and R.B. Humphreys, right, taken at Toulston Polo Club, Yorkshire, 24 August 1955


Photograph of a polo match between teams of the 1st and 2nd Battalions, The Durham Light Infantry, including Major T. Reynolds, left, Colonel H.K.M. Leather, second left, and Majors R.B. Humphreys, second right, and J.H. Taylor, right, taken at Toulston Polo Club, Yorkshire, 24 August 1955


Photograph of a polo match between teams of the 1st and 2nd Battalions, The Durham Light Infantry, including Major R.B. Humphreys, left, Lieutenant-Colonel May, second left, Major J.O. Collingwood, second right, and Lieutenant P.C. Alexander, right, taken at Toulston Polo Club, Yorkshire, 24 August 1955


Photograph of a polo match between teams of the 1st and 2nd Battalions, The Durham Light Infantry, including Lieutenant P.C. Alexander, left, and Majors R.B. Humphreys, centre, and T. Reynolds, right, taken at Toulston Polo Club, Yorkshire, 24 August 1955


Photograph of the Band and Bugles of the 1st and 2nd Battalions, The Durham Light Infantry, sounding The Retreat, taken at Toulston Polo Club, Yorkshire, 24 August 1955


Newspaper cutting, from The Yorkshire Post and Leeds Mercury, concerning a polo match between teams of the 1st and 2nd Battalions, The Durham Light Infantry, at Toulston Polo Club, Yorkshire, 25 August 1955


Cutting, from the Horse and Hound, concerning a polo match between teams of the 1st and 2nd Battalions, The Durham Light Infantry, at Toulston Polo Club, Yorkshire, 3 September 1955


Newspaper cutting, from The Times, concerning a polo match between teams of the 1st and 2nd Battalions, The Durham Light Infantry, at Toulston Polo Club, Yorkshire, 25 August 1955


Photograph, from the D.L.I. Regimental Journal , of Colonel H.K.M. Leather, left, Majors R.B. Humphreys, second left, and T. Reynolds, second right, and Lieutenant P.C. Alexander, right, resting during a polo match between the 1st and 2nd Battalions, The Durham Light Infantry, at Toulston Polo Club, Yorkshire, c.1955


Report on the Sir Walter Gilbey Cup Tournament, at Toulston Polo Club, Yorkshire, May 1956


Cutting, from the Horse and Hound, concerning a polo match at Cowdray, West Sussex, 2 June 1956


Newspaper cutting, from the Northern Echo, concerning the defeat of The Durham Light Infantry polo team in the Sir Walter Gilbey Cup, 22 May 1956


Newspaper cutting, from The Teesdale Mercury, concerning The Durham Light Infantry polo team in the spring tournament at Tadcaster, Yorkshire, 23 May 1956


Newspaper cutting concerning a preliminary round of the Sir Walter Gilbey Cup Tournament, at Toulston Polo Club, Yorkshire, c.1956


Newspaper cutting concerning a pony gymkhana at Toulston Polo Club, Yorkshire, c.1956


Report on the Member's Cup Tournament, at Toulston Polo Club, Yorkshire, 4 - 7 July 1956


Programme of a summer tournament at Toulston Polo Club, Yorkshire, 7 July 1956


Report on The Durham Light Infantry Cup Tournament at Toulston Polo Club, Yorkshire, 21 - 23 August 1956


Programme of The Durham Light Infantry Cup at Toulston Polo Club, Yorkshire, 23 August 1956


Photograph of The Durham Light Infantry polo team, comprising Colonel H.M.K. Leather, left, Captain P.C. Alexander, second left, Major R.B. Humphreys, second right, and Lieutenant Owen, right, c.1956


Photograph of The Durham Light Infantry Cup, c.1956


Cutting, from the Horse and Hound, concerning the semi-finals of The Durham Light Infantry Cup, 1 September 1956


Cutting, from the D.L.I. Regimental Journal, concerning polo matches at the Union-Khormaksar Club, Aden, c.1956


Photograph of Captain 'Johnny' Grosch, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on Mahmoon, taken at Aden, c.1956


Photograph of members of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry polo club, Morant, left, Lieutenant Owen, second left, Bower, third left, Lieutenant Alexander, second right, and Peter Greenwell, taken at Aden, c.1956


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel Atkinson, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on Monwa, taken at Aden, c.1956


Photograph of a polo team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, comprising, Lieutenant Alexander, left, Lieutenant-Colonel Atkinson, second left, Lieutenant Owen, second right, and officer, Peter Greenwell, right, taken at Aden, c.1956


Photograph of a polo match, taken from a pavilion, in Aden, c.1956


Photograph of officer, Peter Greenwell, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on Mahboob, taken in Aden, c.1956


Photograph of officer, Peter Greenwell and Lieutenant Owen, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, awaiting the first ball of a polo match, taken in Aden, c.1956
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/230(120)


Register of ponies of the Durham Light Infantry polo club, 16 October 1927 - 1 October 1957
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/231


Annual report and statement of accounts of Fanling polo club, year ending 31 August 1964
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/232


Annual report and statement of accounts of Fanling polo club, year ending 31 August 1965
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/233


Programme of a polo match between the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at Toulston Polo Club, Tadcaster, Yorkshire, 24 August 1955
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Newspaper cuttings, from The Times and The Yorkshire Post , concerning a polo match between the 1st and 2nd Battalions at the Toulston Polo Club, Tadcaster, Yorkshire, 25 August 1955
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Rugby scorebook, 1935 - 1938 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/236)

Fixture and scorebook of the rugby football team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 28 September 1935 - 19 March 1938 (1 volume, card bound, and 9 papers)

Records of 1st Battalion Sergeants' Mess and predecessors (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/237-239)Minutes, 1937 - 1967 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/237-238)

Minute book of sergeants' mess meetings of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 22 March 1937 - 27 March 1957
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Minute book of sergeants' mess meetings of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 21 May 1957 - 13 January 1967
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Loyal Address, 1862 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/239)

Address to the Sergeant-Major and Sergeants of the 68th Durham Light Infantry by the non-commissioned staff, and well wishers of the Corps, in acknowledgement of the corp's gentlemanly conduct, Rangoon, 5 November 1862
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Colours of 1st Battalion (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/240-253)Presentation of colours, 1888 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/240-241)

Form of prayer to be used at the consecration of colours and standards of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Colchester, Essex, 11 June 1888
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Picture of the colours presented to the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, by Field Marshal, the Duke of Cambridge, at Colchester, Essex, 11 June 1888
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Colours, 1910 - 1911 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/242-243)

Copy letter from W. Edgeworth Johnston, Arthur Street, Ballina, County Mayo, Ireland, to Colonel Woodland, commanding the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, concerning the old colours of the 68th Durham Light Infantry, 12 March 1910
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Open letter from King George V to Lieutenant-Colonel Wilson, the officers, non-commissioned officers, and men of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, concerning new colours for the battalion, 11 December 1911
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Laying up of colours, 1912 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/244-246)

Programme of the ceremony for the laying up of the old colours of the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Battalions, The Durham Light Infantry, in Durham Cathedral, 24 October 1912
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Order of service for the laying up of the colours of the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Battalions, The Durham Light Infantry, Durham Cathedral, 24 October 1912
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Note concerning the laying up of colours, on 24 October 1912, in Durham Cathedral, 18 October 1912
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Presentation of colours, 1949 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/247)

Programme of the presentation of new colours to the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry (68th and 106th), by Brigadier J.A. Churchill, Colonel of the Regiment, 23 July 1949
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Laying up of colours, 1950 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/248-249)

Order of service for the laying up of colours of the 1st and 2nd Battalions, The Durham Light Infantry, and dedication of a memorial garden to the memory of those sons of the regiment who gave their lives in the 1939 - 1945 war, Durham Cathedral, 9 July 1950
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Invitations to the dedication of the Durham Light Infantry 1939 - 1945 war memorial garden and the laying up of the old colours of the 1st and 2nd Battalions, The Durham Light Infantry, 9 July 1950
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Trooping of colours, 1968 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/250)

Programme for trooping the colour by the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Meeanee Barracks, Colchester, Essex, the salute to be taken by General Sir Geoffrey Musson, Adjutant-General, 6 April 1968
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Laying up of colours, 1968 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/251)

Programme and order of service for the laying up of colours of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, by The Light Infantry, in the presence of H.R.H. Princess Alexandra, the Hon. Mrs. Angus Ogilvy, 12 December 1968
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Photographs, 20thC (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/252-253)

Photograph print of the Crimean colours of the 68th [Light Infantry] and the monument in Leeds parish church, Yorkshire, n.d. [20th c.]
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Photograph print of the Crimean colours of the 68th [Light Infantry] and the monument in Leeds parish church, Yorkshire, n.d. [20th c.]
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Photograph of the colours of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, [eighth set, presented in 1911], after the alterations authorised by Army Order no. 100, April 1934, n.d. [ c. 1934 - 1950]
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Band and Bugles of 1st Battalion (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/254-259)Programme, 1937 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/254)

Programme for a grand display by the band and bugles of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at the Greyhound Stadium, Westoe, South Shields, 20 July 1937
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Programme books, 1961 -1968 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/255-259)

Programme book of the regimental band of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, stationed in Hong Kong, September 1963 - September 1965
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Programme book of the regimental band of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, stationed in Berlin, Germany, September 1961 - July 1963
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Programme book of the regimental band of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, stationed in England, December 1965 - January 1967
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Programme book of The Durham Light Infantry band, January - December 1967
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Programme book of The Durham Light Infantry band, 1968
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Sporting activities of 1st Battalion and predecessors (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/260-261)Athletics, 1854 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/260)

Programme of sports and athletic games for the men of the 68th Light Infantry at Newry Barracks depot, Ireland, 11 March 1854 Endorsed: the names of event winners and prizes awarded
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Football, 1955 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/261)

Programme of a football match between the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and the 2nd Base Workshops, R.E.M.E. [Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers] at Kitchener Road Stadium, Moascar, Egypt, 6 March 1955
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Theatrical and musical productions of 1st Battalion and predecessors (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/262-264)68th Regiment, 1848 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/262)

Silk poster advertising a performance of the tragedy, Maid of Croissey, by the amateurs of the 68th Regiment, at the Theatre, Galway, Ireland, 1 December 1848
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1st Battalion, c. 1924 - 1947 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/263-264)

Programme for a musical entertainment performed by 'The Tynesiders' of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at Ballykinler, Co. Down, Ireland, n.d. [December 1924 - January 1926]
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Programme, in humorous style, for the Christmas pantomime Aladdin presented by Lieutenant-Colonel P.W. Williams-Till and the officers of [the 1st Battalion] The Durham Light Infantry, Salonika, Greece, n.d. [1947]
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Photograph albums of 1st Battalion and predecessors (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/265-279)Officers of 68th Light Infantry and 1st Battalion, n.d. [ c. 1862 - 1890s] (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/265 (1-192))

Photograph album of officers of the 68th Light Infantry, later the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, indexed, n.d. [ c. 1862 - 1890s] Presented by Captain J.H. Culme Seymour and Captain John Blood to their brother officers on promotion


Photograph of Lieutenant-General Lord William Paulet, Colonel of the 68th Light Infantry, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel and Battalion Colonel Henry Smyth, seated, in civilian dress, with a dog by his side, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel and Battalion Colonel Henry H. Greer, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel Horatio H. Morant, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant S.W.S. Stretton, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain Sir George William Denys, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Surgeon Thomas Hunter, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain John Kinloch, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain Henry C. Cotton, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain Stephen Croft, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1871 Captain Stephen Croft died in February 1871


Photograph of Captain Samuel W.H. Hawker, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Surgeon John Stuart Groves, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain William Frederick Vernon, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain Sir Arthur E. Kennedy, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain John E. Levson Gower, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain William F.W. Garforth, in civilian dress, seated by a table, with a dog, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain the Honourable Eyre C.H. Massey, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain William Charles Harris, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain Henry Needham, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain Alfred E. Hill, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Major Frederick S. Savage, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Major Frederick S. Savage, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain, and Battalion Lieutenant-Colonel, John Edward Lewis, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain, and Battalion Major, Thomas H. Somerville, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain Henry S. Battiscombe, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain Charles Brice Wilkinson, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain, and Battalion Major, Thomas de Courcy Hamilton, V.C., in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain William G. Stevenson, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain Francis de Luttrell Saunderson, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain Herbert Vaughan, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain Thomas R. Clarkson, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain Edward Richard Fox Vicars, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain Edward Mason, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant Francis D. Watson, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Ensign Edward Harrison, in civilian dress, seated, with a gun, and a dog at his feet, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant Henry G. Cavendish, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant Alfred Gordon Howard, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain George J.A. Oakley, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant William H.T. Duesbury, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Ensign Frederick W. Pace, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant George F. Caldecott, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Ensign Walter J. Clifford, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant George Turner, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain Cavendish C. Fitzroy, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Surgeon Major Thomas Best, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain J.H. Culme-Seymour, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant W.H.F. Palmer, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain R.A. Clement, in civilian dress, standing, with a dog at his feet, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant W.W. Turner, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Ensign Walker Bushfield, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Major Charles Covey, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Major John Blood, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel J.H. Kirby, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain R. Clayton, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain C.E. Beaty Pownall, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel G.K. Shaw, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain A.F. Marshall, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant H.G. Robley, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel H.W.J. Trent, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain C.C. Hood, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain G.F. Marx, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Assistant Surgeon Oliver Codrington, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain H.J.R. Villiers-Stuart, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain William J. St. Aubyn, in civilian dress, with a dog by his side, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Major Sheffield Grace, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of W.A. Kay, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Battalion Lieutenant-Colonel C.W. Shuttleworth, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant John P. Cox, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant E.P. Ethelston, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Major Hugo S. Light, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant Henry Duberley, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain William Cross, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Arthur L. Woodward, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain H.C. Molyneux, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Quartermaster Henry Sladden, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel Aubrey H. Tucker, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of George S. Jenkinson, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain, Major-General, Percy Hill, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain Henry Noel, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain Alfred Tipping, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Major R.L. Phipps, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Ensign T.L.H. Phipps, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Battalion Major, the Honourable D.G. Finch, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Battalion Lieutenant-Colonel John Edward Lewis, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant August C. Spencer, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain Alfred H. Stanley, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant T.A.H. Williams, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant Charles E. Parke, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


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Photograph of Surgeon Major R. Wyatt Meadows, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant Lindsay H.J. Barnard, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel George Arthur Lee, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Quartermaster Henry Sladden, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Colonel Harrison Trent, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain R.A. Crawford, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant J.C. Hilliard, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant F.G.A. Wiehe, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant C.W. Darwin, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Surgeon W.S. Pratt, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant Benjamin Briscoe, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant A.E.P. Burn, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Pay Master, Major C.F. Heathley, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant H. Goad, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant F.R.C. Carleton, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain Sir Arthur Kennedy, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain Sir Arthur Kennedy, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Captain W.K. Westropp, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant H.A. Cartwright, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant C. Harvey Bathurst, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant H.S. Fitzgerald, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Surgeon Major W.F. Burnett, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Major G.K. Shaw, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant A.C. Hilliard, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant F.G. Kenyon-Slaney, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant W.K. Curling, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Colonel Harrison Trent, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Quartermaster W. Shea, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant C.V. Gunning, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant Moore Murphy, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant H.D.C. Callaghan, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Paymaster A.W. Brett, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant W.L. Vane, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Major C. Covey, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant F.H.S. Sitwell, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant G.C. Mansel, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant W.C. Ross, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Major Hugh Light, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant F.S.W. Robb, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel G.K. Shaw, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant C. Grenville Wells, in civilian dress, with a dog, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel C.E. Ilderton, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Major John C. Hilliard, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of H.H.S. Morant, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant-General Sir W.A. Fyers, K.C.B., c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of an unidentified man in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of an unidentified man in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


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Photograph of R.M. D'Arcy Hilyard, in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of two unidentified men in civilian dress, c.1862 - 1890s


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Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel A.H. Tucker, c.1862 - 1890s


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Photograph of Colonel John Kinloch, K.S.F., c.1862 - 1890s


Photograph of Lieutenant-General Sir W.A. Fyers, K.C.B. c.1862 - 1890s


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Photograph of an unidentified officer, c.1860


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68th Light Infantry and 1st Battalion, c.1860 - 1895 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/266 (1-60))

Photograph album and scrapbook of the 68th Light Infantry, later the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in Burma, New Zealand and India, including photographs of officers, views of shrines and pen and ink sketches, c.1860 - 1895


Group photograph of officers of the 68th Light Infantry, and an Indian man, 'Bhickaju', taken at Poona, India, 1872 Left to right: Captain Kay, Lieutenant Spencer, Lieutenant H.J. Tollemache, Assistant Surgeon Burnett, Lieutenant Molyneux, Lieutenant Mansel, Quarter Master Sladden, Lieutenant Fulton, Lieutenant Barnard, Pay Master Heatley, Lieutenant Stewart, Lieutenant-Colonel Kirby, Lieutenant Stanley, Lieutenant Tickell, Major Blood, Captain Covey, Lieutenant Hilliard, Lieutenant Burton, Captain Boulderson, Lieutenant Woodland, Lieutenant and Adjutant Hood, Lieutenant Tyndall


Drawing of a memorial tablet for the officers and soldiers of the 68th (The Durham) Light Infantry who died during the Russian War, 1854 - 1856


Photograph of a view of a temple, taken in Burma, c.1872 - 1895


Photograph of a view of a shrine, taken in Burma, c.1872 - 1895


Photograph of a view of ornate buildings within a compound, taken in Burma, c.1860


Photograph of an entrance to a building [possibly a Buddhist Temple], taken in Burma, c.1860


Photograph of ornate buildings within a compound, taken in Burma, c.1860


Photograph of a view of a gatehouse to a compound of temples and shrines, taken in Burma, c.1860


Photograph of a view of the roofs of ornate buildings within a compound, taken in Burma, c.1860


Photograph of a view of a shrine, taken in Burma, c.1860


Photograph of a view of ornate buildings within a compound, taken in Burma, c.1860


Photograph of a view of a shrine, taken in Burma, c.1860


Photograph of a view of shrines, taken in Burma, c.1860


Photograph of a view of a shrine, taken in Burma, c.1860


Photograph of a view of a temple, taken in Burma, c.1860


Photograph of a view of ornate buildings within a compound, taken in Burma, c.1860


Photograph of a view of Rangoon, Burma, c.1860


Photograph of a view of the roofs of ornate buildings, taken in Burma, c.1860


Photograph of a view of a temple, taken in Burma, c.1860


Photograph of a bell and a temple, taken in Burma, c.1860


Photograph of a view of a temple, taken in Burma, c.1860


Sketch of a Indian men leading camels through a settlement [possibly an army camp] in India, c.1872 - 1895


Sketch of a view of an army camp in India, c.1872 - 1895


Sketch of a convoy of soldiers in the Indian countryside, c.1872 - 1895


Sketch of two soldiers, standing on guard on a road in the Indian countryside, c.1872 - 1887


Sketch of an elephant and camel, bearing provisions, approaching an army camp in India, c.1872 - 1887


Sketch of soldiers unloading provisions, carried by an elephant, at an army camp in India, c.1872 - 1887


Sketch of soldiers relaxing [possibly during a convoy stop] in the open air, c.1872 - 1887


Sketch of a steam locomotive passing by an army camp in India, c.1872 - 1887


Sketch of a convoy passing through the Indian countryside, c.1872 - 1887


Sketch of a view of an army camp in India, c.1872 - 1887


Copy of a sketch [possibly by Lieutenant Horatio Robley, 68th Light Infantry] of an Indian man taken prisoner during the Indian Mutiny of 1857, c.1857


Copy of a sketch [possibly by Lieutenant Horatio Robley, 68th Light Infantry] of a Maori war dance, c.1863


Photograph of ornate carvings on a temple building, taken in Burma, c.1860


Photograph of a polo team, comprising Lieutenants W.C. Ross left, C.V. Gunning, second left, Park, second right, and G.C. Mansel, right, taken in India, c.1872 - 1887


Photograph of a group of unidentified officers of the 68th (The Durham) Light Infantry [possibly in cricket whites], taken in India, c.1872 - 1887


Group photograph of officers of the 68th (The Durham) Light Infantry [possibly a cricket team], taken in India, c.1872 - 1887 Back row: Private Spooner, Private Leahy, Lieutenant R.F. Bell, Lieutenant H.H.S. Morant, Sergeant Matthews, Corporal Crockett Front row: Lieutenant R.C. Saville, Captain A.W. Baker, Captain C.V. Gunning, Second-Lieutenant B.C. Fairfax, Captain E.St.G. Pratt, Lieutenant B.L.W. McMahon


Photograph of a group of unidentified officers of the 68th Light Infantry, taken in Allahabad, India, 1885


Photograph of Lieutenant W.C. Laschelles, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, left, with dog handlers and beagles, taken at the regimental depot [possibly Fenham, Newcastle-upon-Tyne], 1895


Photograph of a memorial stone to the officers and soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, who died at Meerut, India, between 1881 and 1883, n.d.


Group photograph of unidentified officers and soldiers, taken in India, c.1872 - 1887


Photograph of a group officers, in civilian dress, and women, on horses, waiting to go riding in parkland, taken in India, c.1872 - 1887


Group photograph of unidentified officers and soldiers, taken in India, c.1872 - 1887


Photograph of an ornate interior of a British army building, taken in India, c.1872 - 1887


Photograph of an ornate interior of a British army building, taken in India, c.1872 - 1887


Photograph of a cricket team [possibly of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry], taken at an army camp, c.1872 - 1895


Colour sketch of an Indian man and woman, sitting outside a dwelling in a compound, c.1872 - 1887


Photograph of a mess dining hall, showing valets standing beside tables set for dinner, taken in India, c.1872 - 1887


Photograph of the entrance to a mess dining hall, taken in India, c.1872 - 1887


Photograph of a group of officers and soldiers of the 68th Light Infantry, taken at Te Papa Camp, New Zealand, April 1865 Standing: Bugler Smith, Corporal Early, Lieutenant Covey, Lieutenant Kay, Surgeon Major Best, Ensign Woodward, Captain Light, Lieutenant Ilderton, Lieutenant Cox, Colour Sergeant Hemus, Sergeant Major Tudor Sitting: Quarter Master Sladden, Lieutenant Turnor, Colonel Greer, Major Shuttleworth, Assistant Surgeon Applin, Ensign Greene On ground: Lieutenant Robley, Lieutenant Caldecott


Photograph of the grave of Alexander Charles Lascelles, 68th Durham Light Infantry, who died 12 February 1893, n.d.


Election leaflet for Captain Vane, Unionist candidate in the Barnard Castle Election, 1895


Election leaflet for Captain Vane, Unionist candidate in the Barnard Castle Election, 1895


Photograph of a memorial stone to the Reverend J.S. Bolden, killed by a tiger in India, April 1887, erected by the officers of the 68th Light Infantry, n.d.


Photograph of the polo team of the 1st Battalion, Durham Light Infantry, comprising of officers Luard, left, Wallace, second left, McCullagh, centre, Matthews, second right, and Turner, right, taken in Lucknow, India, 1908


Photograph of the 68th Light Infantry Memorial at Te Papa Cemetery, Tauranga, New Zealand, n.d.


Group photograph of officers of the 68th Light Infantry, taken in Poona, India, 1873 Left to right: Assistant Surgeon Burnett, Lieutenant Hilliard, Captain Kay, Paymaster Heatley, Lieutenant A.C. Spencer, Quarter Master Sladden, Lieutenant H.J.L. Barnard, Lieutenant W.C.V. Burton, Colonel J.M. Kirby, Lieutenant A.H. Stanley, Major C. Covey, Lieutenant H.J. Tollemache, Lieutenant Tickell, Lieutenant H.C. Molyneux, Lieutenant W.G. Mansel, Major John Blood, Captain Boulderson, Lieutenant N.R. Stewart, Lieutenant Fulton, Lieutenant A.L. Woodland, Lieutenant and Adjutant C.C. Hood, Lieutenant S.W. Tyndall


Group photograph of officers of the 68th Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1872 - 1887 Named officers are as follows: Lieutenant C.H. Bathurst, Major C. Covey, Captain W.F. Woodward, Lieutenant O'Callaghan, Lieutenant F.G. Wicks, Lieutenant G.T. Noel, Lieutenant and Adjutant C.V. Gunning, Captain W.M. Menzies, Lieutenant-Colonel A.H. Tucker, Lieutenant W.C. Ross, Surgeon Major Halsberg, Lieutenant A. Hilliard, Lieutenant W.H. Vane, Captain J.C. Hilliard, Captain C.W. Darwin


Photograph of the 68th Light Infantry memorial to officers and soldiers killed at Nusserabad, India, between 25 November 1876 and 14 February 1879 and 11 January 1909 and 24 November 1911, n.d.


Photograph of the 68th Light Infantry memorial to officers and soldiers killed at Nusserabad, India, between 25 November 1876 and 14 February 1879 and 11 January 1909 and 24 November 1911, n.d.
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Officers' messes of 1st Battalion and 2nd Battalion, 1887 - 1939 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/267 (1-42))

Photograph album of the officers' messes of the 1st Battalion and 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1887 - 1939 The photographs on the first twenty pages were originally hung in the officers' messes of the 1st and 2nd Battalions. They are followed by photographs of the Amalgamated Battalion. The photographs were placed in this album by the decision of the Regimental Property Committee in 1948, and became the property of the new 1st Battalion.


Photograph of officers and non-commissioned officers of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light infantry, including Colour Sergeant Stewart and D'Arcy Manders, and Jimmy Durham, centre, taken at Poona, India, 1887


Photograph of Field Marshal Lord William Paulet, Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Bath, c.1887


Illustration of Major-General R.R. Gillespie, Companion of the Order of the Bath, c.1887


Photograph of Major Covey, 68th Light Infantry, in civilian dress, pre-1884


Photograph of General Sir Reginald Gipps, Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Bath, c.1897 - 1908


Photograph of His Royal Highness, The Duke of Cambridge, c.1893


Copy of a painting of Lieutenant-Colonel Sir William H.C. Wyllie, Knight Commander of the Order of the Indian Empire, Commander of the Royal Victorian Order, 106th Bombay Light Infantry, 1866 - 1869, n.d.


Photograph of Major-General N.G. Lyttelton, Commander of the 4th Light Brigade, 1899


Photograph of General Sir William Benyon, Knight Commander of the Order of the Indian Empire, Companion of the Order of the Bath, Distinguished Service Order, Commander of the Malakand Moveable Column, 1913 - 1916, later Commander of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at Lahore, India, n.d.


Photograph of Colonel A.H. Tucker, last Commander of the 68th Light Infantry, 1879 - 1884, n.d.


Photograph of Colonel R.A. Crawford, Commander of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1884 - 1888, n.d.


Photograph of Major-General R. Upcher, Companion of the Order of the Bath, Distinguished Service Order, Commander of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1888 - 1892, Colonel of The Durham Light Infantry 1908 - 1923, n.d.


Photograph of Colonel G.C. Mansel, Commander of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1904 - 1908, n.d.


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel W. Gordon, Commander of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1892 - 1896, n.d.


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel C.E. Wilson, Commander of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1908 - 1912, n.d.


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel H.S. Fitzgerald, Companion of the Order of the Bath, Commander of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1900 - 1904, n.d.


Photograph of Major-General C.C. Luard, Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George, Commander of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1912 - 1916, Colonel of The Durham Light Infantry, 1934 - 1938, n.d.


Group photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Aldershot, Hampshire, 1892 Back row: W. Menzies, G.C. Mansel, O.B. Harter, Honourable W.L. Vane, E.St.G. Pratt, W.C. Lascelles, D'Arcy Hildyard, Elwes, W. Norton, W. Gordon Front row, seated: H.A. Cartwright, Byrne, B.W.L. McMahon, R. Upcher, C.W. Darwin, W. Bridge Seated on ground: A.E. Bacon, L. Parke, F.S. Robb, R.C. Saville, H.H.S. Morant


Group photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in riding clothes, taken in Ireland, 1894 - 1895 Back row: E.St.G. Pratt, Crosthwaite, Blake, Elwes, Paget, Bell, Johnson Smyth Front row, seated: Honourable W.L. Vane, G.C. Mansel, A.E. Bacon, Fairfax, Gunning, H.H.S. Morant


Photograph of the polo team of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, comprising, Wilkinson, left, De Lisle, second left, Bush, centre, Luard, second right, and Sitwell, right, winners of the Infantry and Mhow Tournaments, taken in Mhow, India, 1895


Photograph of the subalterns polo team of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, comprising, De Lisle, left, Ashburner, second left, Ainsworth, centre, D'A.W. Mander, second right, and Wilkinson, right, winners of the Infantry Tournament, taken in India, 1897


Photograph of the polo team of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on horses, comprising, Luard, left, Ainsworth, second left, Ashburner, second right, and Wilkinson, right, taken in India, 1898


Photograph of a polo match, taken in India, c.1898


Photograph of the polo team of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, comprising, De Lisle, left, Ashburner, second left, Fairfax, centre, Wilkinson, second right, and Luard, right, winners of the Championship of India and the Inter-Regimental Tournament, 1898


Group photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, some in civilian dress, taken at Aldershot, 1899 Back row: Captain and Adjutant B.W.L. McMahon, H.H.S. Morant, Tucker, Major, the Honourable W.L. Vane, A.E. Bacon, Lieutenant G.L. Cochrane, Cartwright, Lieutenant R. Tyndall, Captain O.B. Harter, Captain W.C. Lascelles Front row, seated: Upcher, Kenyon-Slaney, Ross, Lieutenant-Colonel A.L. Woodland, Carleton, Bell, Elwes, Major H.S. Fitzgerald Seated on ground: Lieutenant L.C. Soltau-Symsons, Lieutenant J.S. Unthank, Irvine


Group photograph of the officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and the Crown Prince of Siam, in dress uniform, taken at Aldershot, 1899 Back row: Second Lieutenant C.D. Shafto, Captain Sarrasiddhi, Lieutenant and Quartermaster J.H. Liebrecht, Lieutenant G.L. Cochrane, Lieutenant L.C. Soltau-Symons, Second Lieutenant A.W.B. Wallace, Second Lieutenant E.B. Thresher, Captain O.B. Harter, Lieutenant J.S. Unthank, Lieutenant W. Northey, Lieutenant R. Tyndall, Captain W.C. Lascelles, Captain H.R. Cumming Front row, seated: Major T.R. Johnson-Smyth, Captain and Adjutant B.W.L. McMahon, His Royal Highness, The Crown Prince of Siam, Lieutenant-Colonel A.L. Woodland, General Sir Reginald Gipps, Colonel of the Regiment, Major H.S. Fitzgerald, Major, the Honourable W.L. Vane, Captain G.C. Mansel, Captain R.F. Bell


Group photograph of officers of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Aldershot, 1903 Back row: Lavie, Hudson-Kinahan, Long, Cummings, Jeffreys Front row, seated: Hales, Gipps, Paget, D'Arcy Mander Seated on ground: St. John, Godsal, Taylor, Ainsworth, Irvine, Shafto


Group photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Secunderabad, India, 1904 Back row: Palk, Phillips, Hamilton-Grace, A.W.B. Wallace, Garsia, Woodhouse, Freel, James, W. Northey, Bowers, Hartcup, Greenwell Front row, seated: Matthews, R. Tyndall, Colonel G.C. Mansel, Commanding Officer, Hamilton, Elwes, Buck, Jeffreys Seated on ground: Rowlandson, Gillespie, Hartley, Turner, Richardson


Photograph of a polo team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on horses, taken at Lucknow, India, 1907 -1908 Named officers are as follows: Churchill, Unthank, Wallace


Photograph of the polo team of 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Lucknow, India, 1908 The named officers are: Luard, left, Wallace, second left, McCullagh, centre, Matthews, second right, and Turner, right,


Group photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Nazirabad, India, 1911 Back row: Lieutenant Freel, Captain Lavie, Second-Lieutenant De Bunsen, Lieutenant Churchill, Second-Lieutenants Hayes, Clifton, Davison, and Hasted, Lieutenant Boxer, Lieutenant Greenwell Front row: Captain Wilkinson, Lieutenant and Adjutant Festing, Major Luard, Lieutenant-Colonel Wilson, Major Goring-Jones, Major Bell, Captain Stoker, Captain Tyndall Seated on ground: Second-Lieutenant Rountree, Captain Wood, Lieutenant Turner


Photograph of the polo team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, winners of the Infantry Tournament, Nowshera, India, 1912 The members are as follows: Turner, left, Wilkinson, second left, Churchill, second right, and Luard, right


Group photograph of officers of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Noeux-Les-Mines, France, August 1917 Back row: Lieutenants A.D. Black, H. Pickering, Spencer, Watt, Davis, and Harrison, Captain Fillingham Second row: Lieutenants Walton, St. George, F. Pickering, Haylett, McBain, and Saunders, H.C. Boyce [United States Army], Captain A.D. Cave Front row: Captain Shea, Major Sopwith, Lieutenant-Colonel McCullagh, Captain Dryden, Captain Griffith, Captain Jones Seated on ground: Lieutenants Hutchinson, B.R.J. Simpson, and Osborne


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel J.W. Jeffreys, Distinguished Service Order, Commanding Officer, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1923 - 1927, n.d.


Group photograph of officers of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Sialkot, India, 1926 Back row: Sebag Montefiore, Wood, Gausen, Watt, Sladden, Phillips Second row: Hutchinson, Maxwell, Sanders, Sumner, Battiscombe, Ware, Hall, Appleby, Davenport, Shields Front row, seated: McCullagh, McBain, De Bunsen, Wallace, Jeffreys, Lysaght-Griffin, Percy, Beart Seated on ground: Bond, Gunning, W. Loring, Benwell, Ricketts


Photograph of the polo team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, winners of the Gordon Cup, Egypt, 1929 The members are as follows: Matthews, left, R.B.Y. Simpson, second left, Poett, second right, and Percy, right


Photograph of the polo team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, winners of the Gordon Cup, Egypt, 1930 The members are as follows: Percy, left, Dand, second left, Heslop, second right, and R.B.Y. Simpson


Photograph of the rugby teams of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and the Guards Depot, taken at the third round of the Army Cup, Caterham, Surrey, 1924 Back row: Bell, Hogarth, Carter, Routledge Second row: Murray, Rogers, Stobart, Welsh Front row, seated: Perceval Maxwell, F.H. Simpson, R.B.Y. Simpson, Long, Kirby Seated on ground: Irvine, Daly


Group photograph of officers Group photograph of the officers of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Razmak, India, 1930 Back row: Captain Hutchinson, Captain Appleby, Lieutenant Sandars, Captain Ware, Lieutenant Sladden, Captain Sebag Montefiore, Lieutenants Phillips, Johnston, Ricketts, and Bond Front row: Lieutenant and Quartermaster Shields, Captain Gibbons, Captain Lysaght-Griffin, Lieutenant-Colonel Turner, unidentified, Captain Beart, unidentified, Captain Dryden Seated on ground: Lieutenant Murphy, Lieutenant Poett, officer Robertson, Second-Lieutenant Hanmer, unidentified, officer Orr, Second-Lieutenant Townsend, Lieutenant Fox-Davies


Group photograph of officers of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Khartoum, Sudan, 1937 Back row: Luard, Bartlett, Norman, Jeffreys Third row: Keith, Humphreys, Clapton, Atkinson, Allen Second row: Stobart, Stallard, De Robeck, Blackett, Lyster-Todd, Fanning Evans, Sumner, Roberts, Pearson, Johnston Front row: Rogers, Heslop, Lysaght-Griffin, Hasted, Beart, Arderne, Poett


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, grouse shooting at Kerreri, Khartoum, Sudan, c.1937 Left to right: Poett, Heslop, Beart, Gibbs Kennet, Allen, Stobart, Norman


Group photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Hong Kong, China, 1939 Back row: Captain H.M. Vaux, Captain K.E. Fox-Davies, Lieutenant P.H.M. May, Lieutenant A. St. George, Captain D.F. Crosthwaite, Lieutenant A.L.S. Keith, Lieutenant K.E. Hermon, Lieutenant C.M. D'Arcy-Irvine, Lieutenant R.G. Atkinson, Major F.H. Simpson Front row, seated: Major R.Q.F. Johnston, Major A.E. Arderne, Lieutenant-Colonel W.H. Lowe, Lieutenant-Colonel E.H.L. Lysaght-Griffin, Commanding Officer, Major G.T. Goldschmidt, Lieutenant C.R.W. Norman, Major R.F. Kirby, Major G.O.C. Rogers
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/267(42)

Sergeants' messes of 1st Battalion and 2nd Battalion, 1897 - 1952 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/268 (1-56))

Photograph album of the sergeants' messes of the 1st Battalion and 2nd Battalion, and the Amalgamated Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1897 - 1952 The photographs on the first twenty pages of this album were originally framed and hung in the sergeants' messes of the 1st and 2nd Battalions. They are followed by photographs of the Amalgamated Battalion. The photographs were placed in this album by the decision of the Regimental Property Committee in 1948, and became the property of the new 1st Battalion.


Group photograph of the sergeants of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Dublin, Ireland, 1897 Back row: Sergeant Jamieson, Sergeant McDonald, Sergeant Shea, Sergeant Scully, Sergeant Tilley, Sergeant Perry, Sergeant Lowen, Sergeant Richardson, Sergeant O'Neil, Lance-Sergeant Nicholson, Sergeant Sherwood, Lance-Sergeant Durham, Sergeant Chaplin, Sergeant Hall, Sergeant Rudge, Sergeant Fellingham Middle row: Sergeant Heafield, Sergeant McCarthy, Sergeant Rouse, Colour-Sergeant Fisher, Colour-Sergeant Story, Colour-Sergeant Hind, Colour-Sergeant Brown, Colour-Sergeant King, Colour-Sergeant Pendlebury, Sergeant Bodsworth, Colour-Sergeant Powell, Sergeant Dennis, Sergeant Matthews, Sergeant Williams, Lance-Sergeant Crockett Front row, seated: Band Sergeant Lindsey, Sergeant Bugler Scarborough, Sergeant Ward, Quartermaster Sergeant Clements, Sergeant-Major Freel, Captain and Adjutant R.W.L. McMahon, Lieutenant-Colonel Woodland, Quartermaster Liebrecht, Bandmaster Hind, Sergeant Thomas, Sergeant Williams, Sergeant Bennett


Photograph of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry team, winners of the District Tournament [possibly in bayonets], taken at Aldershot, Hampshire, 1899 Back row: Alcock, O'Brien, Donovan, Taylor, Corporal Melia, Fellingham, Humphries, Martin, Collins Front row, seated: Captain and Adjutant R.W.L. McMahon, Sergeant-Major Freel Seated on ground: Corporal Young


Photograph of the football team of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1896 - 1897


Photograph of the shooting team of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Mandalay, Burma, 1899 Back row: Armoury Sergeant Guy, Sergeant Peters, Colour-Sergeant Kelly, Colour-Sergeant Robson, Private Lawrence, Band Sergeant Roberts, Sergeant Pearson Front row, seated: Sergeant-Major Long, Lieutenant-Colonel C.E. Wilson, Goring-Jones, Colour-Sergeant Potter


Group photograph of the sergeants of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Aldershot, 1899 Named soldiers are as follows: Sergeant Bugler Scarborough, Sergeant Clements, Sergeant-Major Freel, Hornsby, Captain and Adjutant McMahon,Lieutenant-Colonel Woodland, Quartermaster Liebrecht, Bandmaster Hind


Photograph of the rifle team of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at the Bangalore rifle meeting, India, 1901 Back row: Colour-Sergeant Kelly, Sergeant Peters, Private Lawrence Front row, seated: Quartermaster Sergeant Lucas, Lieutenant and Quartermaster Long, Captain Saville, Colour-Sergeant Potter Seated on floor: Sergeant Pearson, Sergeant Smith


Photograph of Sergeant Major H. McBain, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Aldershot, Hampshire, 1904


Photograph of the shooting team of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, winners of the Strenshall Cup, 1903 Back row: Sergeant Thomas, Hornsby, Sergeant Peters, Moor Front row, seated: Sergeant Shea, Major C.E. Wilson, Sergeant-Major Clements, Sergeant Robson


Photograph of the rifle team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, winners of the Secunderabad Cup, Hyderabad, India, 1904 Back row: Colour-Sergeant Noble, Private Morpeth, Sergeant Clews Front row, seated: Colour-Sergeant Johnson, Colour-Sergeant Tilly, Sergeant-Major Waiton, Colour-Sergeant Cummings, Lance-Corporal Williams


Photograph of shooting team of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Youghal, Ireland, 1907 - 1908 Back row: Colour-Sergeant Bough, Sergeant Purvis, Lieutenant Godsal, Corporal Davis, Lance-Corporal Durrant Front row, seated: Lieutenant R.C. Smith, Major C.E. Wilson, Colour-Sergeant Peters


Photograph of the hockey team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Lucknow, India, 1907 Named soldiers are as follows: Berry, Lieutenant Bower, Smith, Ellison, Lieutenant Hartcup


Photograph of the Colour-Sergeants of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Lucknow, India, 1907 Back row: Colour-Sergeant Cherry, Colour-Sergeant Francis, Colour-Sergeant Ellison, Colour-Sergeant Thompson, Colour-Sergeant Sibbald Front row, seated: Colour-Sergeant Johnson, Colour-Sergeant Howe, Colour-Sergeant Coverdale, Colour-Sergeant Neal


Photograph of the sergeants of 'G' Company, the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with trophies for football, shooting, and rugby, taken at Cork, Ireland, 1908 Back row: Sergeant G. Shaw, Sergeant F.B. Gaire, Sergeant J. Kilgour, Lance-Sergeant R. Smith, Sergeant Bugler J. Lazzari Front row, seated: Captain A.E. Irvine, Colour-Sergeant T. Heslop


Photograph of the football team of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Fermoy, Ireland, 1909 - 1910 Back row: Smith, unidentified, Knowles Front row, seated: Colour-Sergeant Couchman, Kilgar, Johnston, King, Chatt Seated on ground: Beattie, Tunstall, Golden, Tarrant, unidentified


Photograph of the hockey team of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, winners of the Army Cup, 1911 - 1912 Back row: Sergeant R. Smith, Lieutenant H.J. Coddington, Sergeant Bugler J. Lazzari, Colour- Sergeant J. Jones Front row, seated: Lieutenant Hudson-Kinahan, Bugler F. Spray, Lieutenant H.V. Hare, Corporal P. Kraft, Sergeant R. Haylett Seated on ground: Lieutenant W.H. Godsal, Lieutenant W.E. Maynard, Sergeant D.A. Johnston


Photograph of the Colour-Sergeants of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Nazirabad, India, 1911 Back row: Colour-Sergeants Gibbs, Thrupp, Loverock, and Storey First row, seated: Colour-Sergeant Sibbald, Colour-Sergeant Howe, Sergeant-Major Waiton, Colour-Sergeant Tilley, Colour-Sergeant Newman Seated on ground: Colour-Sergeant Brice


Group photograph of the officers and non-commissioned officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Nazirabad, India, 1911 Back row: Lance-Sergeants G. Sparrow, J. Bleackley, and G. Fellingham, Sergeant J. Lockyer, Lance-Sergeant E. Devereaux, Lance-Sergeant G. Hill, Sergeant F. Naylor, Lance-Sergeant N. Bills, Sergeant C.W. Hepplestone Fourth row: Sergeants H. Hall, M. Mason, F. Roberts, D. Bosworth, W. Keates, and W. Eadington, Lance-Sergeant E. Beveridge, Lance-Sergeant W. Christopher, Sergeant W. Lowe, Sergeant J. Southworth Third row: Sergeant E.J. Trigg, Lance-Sergeant W.H. Cooper, Sergeants J. Campion, H. Burkin, P. M c Niff, and J. Tulip, Lance-Sergeant T. Cooper, Sergeants G. Shields, C. Wicks, and S. Sibbald Second row: Sergeant A. Bradley, Sergeant T.H. Bedford, Armourer-Sergeant F. Dew, Colour-Sergeants H.F. Trupp, H. Storey, C.W. Sibbald, A. Brice, R.C. Loverock, H. Gibbs, A. Howe, and A. Newman, Lance-Sergeant W. Weightman, Band-Sergeant A. Finlay First row: Sergeant-Bugler J. Adams, Quartermaster-Sergeant H. Tilley, Sergeant-Major C. Waiton, Major C.C. Luard, Lieutenant-Colonel C.E. Wilson, Lieutenant and Adjutant H.W. Festing, 2/1/268(17) continued Lieutenant and Quartermaster J. Freel, Bandmaster A. Douglas, Orderly Room and Quartermaster Sergeant J.P. Cherry Seated on ground: Pioneer-Sergeant R. Wall, Sergeants A.W. Hawke, W. Johnstone, and H. Dickenson


Photograph of the football team of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, winners of the Army Cup, 1912 - 1913 Back row: Privates R. Hardy, W.C. Mason, H. Read, W. Craig, and G.W. Fielding Front row, seated: Sergeant D.A.S. Johnston, Captain and Adjutant H.V. Hare, Lieutenant-Colonel E. St.G. Pratt, Sergeant-Major J.P.L. Shea, Sergeant R. Smith Seated on ground: Bugler J. Glover, Private W. Tunstall, Private W. Golden, Bandsman B. Tarrant, Private T. Stoker


Group photograph of the Band of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Ghoradhaka, India, 1913 Back row: Noble, Stephenson, McKie, Hutchfield, Hatch, Burville, Ball, O'Neill Fourth row: Dunn, Rawkins, Lance-Corporal Newey, unidentified, Young, Hornsby, Armstong Third row: Beresford, Kelly, McQue, Timms, Elliot, Walker, unidentified, Tulip Second row: unidentified, Flannery, Winter, Cocker, Andrews, unidentified, unidentified, James, Jones, Bush First row: Hammond, Corporal Mills, unidentified, Bandmaster Douglas, Band-Sergeant Finlay, Corporal Quickfall, Corporal Black, Corporal Caisley Seated on ground: Wilmot, McGlade, Singfield, unidentified, Maddox, unidentified


Photograph of representatives of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing on the steps of a building, taken at an unveiling ceremony, Lucknow, India, 1914 Back row: Lance-Corporal Green, Corporal Taylor, Private Mulholland, Bandsman Winter Front row: Colour-Sergeant Howe, Captain Freel, Major-General A. Wilson, Sergeant-Major Waiton, Sergeant Tilson


Group photograph of the sergeants of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Nowshera, India, 1916 Back row: Orderly Room-Sergeant Bluff, Sergeants McGarry, Ashworth, Southworth, and Hill, Lance-Sergeant Bell, Lance-Sergeant Moffatt, Sergeant Burnett, Sergeant Taylor Fourth row: Sergeants Salt, Verrier, Hourse, and Turner, Lance-Sergeants Hunter, Thomas, and Hamilton, Sergeant McCormick, Sergeant Smith Third row: Sergeant Bruce, Bugle-Major Cooper, Sergeants Diggins, Dodsworth, Knight, Cooper, Marshall, Cranston, and Fitzgerald, Company Sergeant-Major Kilgour Second row: Regimental Quartermaster-Sergeant Roberts, Sergeants Cockroft, Stevenson, Taylor, and McNiff, Colour-Sergeant Naylor, Colour-Sergeant Dickenson, Band-Sergeant Tilson, Armourer-Sergeant Holland, Colour-Sergeant Johnson, Company Sergeant-Major Finlay Front row: Company Sergeant-Major Campion, Cawter, Bandmaster Fricker, Captain and Adjutant J.F. Ferguson, Captain H. Richardson, Major E. Du Pre Moore, Captain and Quartermaster J. Freel, Regimental Sergeant-Major Lowe, Company Sergeant-Major Brice Seated on ground: Sergeant Dixon, Colour-Sergeant Shields


Group photograph of the sergeants of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Cologne, Germany, 1921 Back row: Sergeants Pearce, Raffan, Walker, Kay, Ritson, Campbell, and McKie Fourth row: Sergeants Oliver, Lolley, Johnson, Mc Queen, Turner, Smith, Broom, Hurley, Moore, Hudson, Mason, and Mitchell, Sergeant-Bugler Matthews Third row: Sergeants Mills, Vasey, Cathcart, Dobbs, Williams, Sawyer, Page, Maddocks, and Lee, Band-Sergeant Newey, Sergeant Bennett, Sergeant Palliser, Company Quartermaster-Sergeant Raynor Second row: Company Quartermaster-Sergeant Ryder, Company Quartermaster-Sergeant Barber, Sergeants Ryder, Ruth, King, Todd, Hunter, Gouch, Santon, Cooper, Hawkins, and Glass, Company Quartermaster-Sergeant White First row: Company Sergeant-Major Mason, Company Sergeant-Major Makeham, Regimental Quartermaster-Sergeant Shields, Regimental Sergeant-Major Bradley, Lieutenant D.A.S. Shields, Lieutenant-Colonel H.H.S. Morant, Lieutenant Quartermaster W.H. Lowe, Bandmaster S.F. Fricker, Orderly Room Quartermaster-Sergeant Johnson, Company Sergeant-Major Harbron, Company Sergeant-Major Bills, Armourer Sergeant-Major Hunter


Group photograph of the sergeants of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Ahmednagar, India, 1922 - 1923 Back row: Sergeants Quarrell, Leahy, Bruce, Burkinshaw, Lillie, Gordon, Atkinson, Williams, Mitchell, and Marks Fourth row: Sergeants Gallavan, Ryding, Errington, Hardy, Simpkin, Jasper, Thompson, Stephenson, Wood, and Peters Third row: Sergeants Archer, Mulholland, Thomas, McCann, Trueman, Elwood, Page, Kirkland, Aynesley, Aston, Holland, and White Second row: Sergeants Goddard, West, Younghusband, Newcombe, Christopher, Creber, Yardley, Burini, Plummer, Pearson, Dyer, and Dixon First row: Sergeant Nugent, Regimental Sergeant-Major Shields, Captain and Adjutant E.H. Lysaght-Griffin, Lieutenant-Colonel J.W. Jeffreys, Major R.V. Turner, Captain and Quartermaster Lindsay, Bandmaster Grice, Seated on ground: Sergeants Robson, Eldrett, and Moores


Photograph of the football team of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, winners of the All India Cup, 1922 Back row: Bugler H. Robinson, Private G.R. Read, Lance-Corporal M.R. Elliot, Private D. Brammer, Private W. Morgan Second row: Corporal J. Taylor, Captain and Adjutant C.W. Beart, Lieutenant-Colonel E. Du Pré Moore, Bugle-Major P. Holland, Sergeant F.R. Robson Front row, seated on ground: Private J. Rymel, Private G.W. Shaw, Lance-Corporal W. Hawkesley, Bandsman V.C. Anderton, Bandsman E. Healey


Photograph of the football team of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1922 - 1924 Back row: Bugle-Major Holland, Private Marshall, Bugler Robinson, Private Dixon, Lance-Corporal Elliot, Private Southam, Lance-Corporal Dalkin, Parkin, Brown Front row, seated: Private Rymill, Bandsman Healy, Sergeant Robson, Bandsman Anderton, Lance-Corporal Brookes


Group photograph of the officers and non-commissioned officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at York, 1924 Back row: Sergeants Gilbertson, Bewick, Bentley, and Elms, Lance-Corporal Reynard, Sergeant Kirk, Lance-Sergeant Bush, Sergeant Todd, Sergeant Barnes Third row: Sergeants Drake, Burt, Forster, Kane, Pilmoor, Donaldson, and Shaw, Lance-Sergeant Senior, Sergeant Scott, Sergeant Ford Second row: Company Sergeant-Major Johnson, Sergeant Newton, Sergeant Handley, Company Quartermaster-Sergeant Ray, Company Quartermaster-Sergeants Wilson, Marshall, Rason, and Rayner, Sergeant McGlade, Sergeant-Bugler Bond, Sergeant Hopper, Sergeant Glass, Lance-Sergeant Beere, Armourer Quartermaster-Sergeant Mellor Front row: Company Sergeant-Major Mason, Company Sergeant-Major Pearce, Regimental Quartermaster-Sergeant Bustard, Regimental Sergeant-Major Makeham, Major R.V. Turner, Lieutenant-Colonel A.E. Irvine, Captain J.O.C. Hasted, Lieutenant W.H. Lane, Bandmaster Fricker, Company Sergeant-Major Sibbald, Company Sergeant-Major Plummer, Company Sergeant-Major Dobbs, Orderly Room Quartermaster-Sergeant Egan


Photograph of the football team of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, winners of the Lahore Trades Cup, 1926 Back row: Hodgson, Renshaw, Wetherell, Jenkinson, Southam, Whitfield, Dalkin Front row, seated: Palmer, Robinson, Dixon, Awdas, Dunn, Wales Seated on ground: Jobling, Brook


Photograph of the football team of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, winners of the Army Inter-Company Cup, Shanghai, China, 1927 Back row: Hall, Whitfield, unidentified Second row: Wilkinson, Hall, Brook, Bandsman Anderton, Sergeant Etherington Front row, seated: Sergeant Wood, Warrant Officer (1) Parslow, Captain J.E.S. Percy, Company Sergeant-Major Creber, Healey


Group photograph of the sergeants of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Sialkot, India, 1927 Standing: Sergeants Williams, Wilson, Wood, and. Pinkney Back row: Sergeants Kirkland, Taylor, Neve, Clark, Runciman, Mullins, Senior, Etherington, Robinson, and Drayton Third row: Sergeants Fenwick, Warner, Dyer, Gittens, Hedley, Coochegan, Rafty, Kemp, Riding, Stray, Potter, Lackenby, and Salt Second row: Sergeants McGinn, Richardson, Winters, Slimmings, Berry, Burkinshaw, Stephenson, Berry, Eldrett, Leahy, Healy, White, Creber, Burini, Pearson, and Gibbons, Lieutenant-Colonel Lee, Sergeants Taylor, Shields, Grice, Robson, Mark, and Goddard


Group photograph of the sergeants of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Blackdown, Hampshire, 1935 Top row: Sergeant J. Thompson, Lance-Sergeants A. Hall, R.W. Davies, and G. Rigg, Sergeant W. Sedman, Lance-Sergeant W. Pirie Fourth row: Sergeants F. Walter, E. Stonehouse, J. Curry, J.A. Rosindell, R.C. Goddard, and G. Flannigan, Lance-Sergeants G. Fox, J.W. Whiles, and J. Dyne, Sergeant J.R. Hunter Third row: Sergeants N. Colman, R.M. Vardy, and G.E. Wood, Lance-Sergeant V.C. Anderton, Sergeants J. Armstrong, E. Davies, J. Golightly, and C.J. Stone, Lance-Sergeant W. Little, Sergeant A.W. Hepton, Armourer Sergeant F. Ryan Second row: Brigadier-Major E.G. Marshall, Staff-Sergeant P. Denny, Company Sergeant-Major G. Wilson, Colour-Sergeants F. Westwick, E. Thrift, H. Ritson, A. Jennings, and F.A. Hatton, Company Sergeant-Major G. Wilson, Company Sergeant-Major W. Burkitt, Sergeant E.E. Glass, Sergeant J. Foster Front row, seated: Company Sergeant-Major J. Davidson, Company Sergeant-Major E. Browne, Regimental Quartermaster-Sergeant W.T. Kirk, Regimental Sergeant-Major W.J. Mark, Captain F.H. Simpson, Lieutenant-Colonel J.A. Churchill, Major W.A. Grey-Wilson, Major W.H. Lowe, Bandmaster A.W. Woodham, Orderly Room Quartermaster-Sergeant A.E. Newman, Quartermaster-Sergeant A.T. Butterfield


Group photograph of the corporals of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Tientsin, China, 1939 Back row: Gray, Hogbin, Rochester, Barraclough, Robinson, Beddow, Pirie, Wilson, Matthews, Marsey, Alderton Third row: Brown, Scottow, Moran, Moore, Edwards, Attwater, Harrison, Jeans, Calvert Second row: Ross, Hutson, Taylor, Fulton, Cairns, Dynes, Hunt, Hatton, Patrick, Moore Front row, seated: Sedman, Brooks, May, Kirby, Bush, Heslop, Livingstone, Keith, Fox-Davies, Brown, Kirk


Group photograph of the sergeants of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Ahmednagar, India, 1942 Back row: Sergeants Gunn, Ward, Turnbull, Brannigan, Cockburn, Lee, Worthy, Fisher, Dagleish, Robinson, Proud, and Hurst Fourth row: Sergeants Smith, Wood, Hopper, Andrews, Philipson, Hill, Hogg, McGlenn, Starkey, Marshman, Farrow, Maddison, and Morton Third row: Sergeants Pearce, Walsh, Spencer, Campbell, Noble, Wilkinson, Willoughby, Hodgson, Thompson, McCartney, Fairless, Dunlop, Marr, and Savin Second row: Sergeants Crozier, Paxton, McBeth, and Robson, Company Quartermaster-Sergeants Bulmer, Lilley, and Philips Front row, seated: Company Sergeant-Majors Brennan, McLane, and Turnbull, Regimental Sergeant-Major Hoggs, Captain Hutton, Lieutenant-Colonel Stobbart, Major Theobalds, Captain Buick, Regimental Quartermaster-Sergeant Usher, Company Sergeant-Majors Brookes, Bailey, Suddees, and McCourt


Group photograph of sergeants of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Ahmednagar, India, 1943 Back row: Sergeants Trevena, Hetherington, Woodcock, Scott, McCletchie, Harold, Brannigan, Fisher, Walsh, Maddison, Welsh, Wilkinson, Wilkinson, Marshman, Wilson, and Starkey Third row: Sergeants Morton, Bregg, Pearce, McCartney, Cockburn, Hopper, Dunlop, Harrison, Griffiths, Thompson, Andrews, Pattison, Wood, Gunn, and Hill Second row: Sergeants Campbell, Murgatroyd, Hodgson, Temperley, Hall, Spencer, Willoughby, Fairless, Noble, McBeth, Farrow, Gates, McGlen, Ward, Whiles, and Savin Front row: Sergeants Crozier, Paxton, Whittaker, Crawford, Turnbull, Robson, and Kent, Lieutenant-Colonel Theobalds, Company Sergeant-Major Brookes, Sergeant Marr, Company Sergeant-Major Suddees, Company Sergeant-Major McLane, Company Sergeant-Major Bailey, Company Quartermaster-Sergeant Bulmer, Sergeant Hogbin


Group photograph of the sergeants of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Berlin, 1951


Group photograph of unidentified soldiers of The Durham Light Infantry, including a sergeant and a corporal, with a trophy, n.d.


Photograph of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on parade, taken at the Palace Green, Durham, prior to departure to Korea, 1953


Copy of a painting of the 68th Light Infantry on manoeuvres, n.d.


Postcard photograph of an unidentified sergeant of The Durham Light Infantry, September 1920


Postcard photograph of Bandsman McLue, featherweight boxing champion of The Durham Light Infantry, 1915 - 1918


Postcard photograph of the hockey team of 'A' Company, The Durham Light Infantry, winners of the Inter-Company Hockey Shield, 1915


Postcard photograph of a painting of The Durham Light Infantry regimental insignia, on a wall at Malakand, the Northwest Frontier, India, 1916


Postcard photograph of soldiers of The Durham Light Infantry marching across a bridge [possibly in India, 1920s]


Postcard photograph of soldiers of The Durham Light Infantry marching through the countryside [possibly in India, 1920s]


Postcard photograph of a group of unidentified soldiers, n.d.


Postcard photograph of a railway station, in India [possibly 1920s]


Postcard photograph of Camp Chakdara, India, 1916


Postcard photograph of a group of soldiers and civilians [possibly in India or Egypt], n.d.


Postcard photograph, captioned Bol. Prisoners at Batoum... [Russia], 10 May 1920


Postcard photograph of unidentified soldiers with a model ship, n.d.


Postcard photograph of soldiers of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing around a map of Europe and North Africa in a park [possibly made from sand], n.d.


Postcard photograph of Camp Chakdara, India, 1916


Postcard photograph of three unidentified men at a camp, n.d.


Postcard photograph of a table of trophies, taken at an army camp, n.d.


Postcard photograph of the hockey team of 'A' Company, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, finalists in the Brigade Tournament, taken at Ahmednagar, India, 1920


Postcard photograph of a crowd of soldiers and civilians [possibly watching a parade], n.d.


Postcard photograph of soldiers playing hockey on a frozen river [possibly in India], n.d.
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Officers of 1st Battalion and 2nd Battalion, n.d. [ c. 1900 - 1935] (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/269 (1-34))

Photographs, originally from a photograph album, of officers of the 1st Battalion and 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, n.d. [ c. 1900 - 1935]


Photograph of Major Robert Francis Bell, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c. 1903 - 1914
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Career history of Major Robert Francis Bell, 1888 - 1918
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Photograph of Major Charles Camac Luard, Nasirabad, India, 1911
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Photograph of Captain Robert Fry Kirby, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1933 - 1935
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Career history of Captain Robert Fry Kirby, 1919 - 1934
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Photograph of Colonel Edward du Pre Herford Moore, c. 1935
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Photograph of Lieutenant John Michael Hanmer, 1st and 2nd Battalions, The Durham Light Infantry, c. 1935
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Career history of Lieutenant John Michael Hanmer, 1928 - 1934
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Postcard photograph of Second Lieutenant Charles Richard Warrens Norman, 1st Battalion and 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c. 1935
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Career history of Second Lieutenant Charles Richard Warrens Norman, 1933 - 1935
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Photograph of Major Edward Henry Lysaght Lysaght-Griffin, The Durham Light Infantry, c. 1935
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Career history of Major Edward Henry Lysaght Lysaght-Griffin, 1913 - 1936
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Photograph of Captain George Arthur Shields, Quartermaster, 1935
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Career history of Captain George Arthur Shields, Quartermaster, 1904 - 1935
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Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel Alfred Ernest Irvine, 1 January 1936
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Photograph of Lieutenant-General Sir Henry de Beauvoir de Lisle, c. 1939
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Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Benfield Des Voeux Wilkinson, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1900
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Career history of Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Benfield Des Voeux Wilkinson, 1892 - 1918
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Photograph of Brigadier-General John Ernest Bush, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry,1905
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Career history of Brigadier-General John Ernest Bush, 1880 - 1917
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Photograph of Major Henry Jeffreys Taylor, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, n.d. [1914 - 1918]
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Career history of Major Henry Jeffreys Taylor, 1899 - 1928
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Photograph of Lieutenant Cyril Moseley Townsend, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c. 1935
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Career history of Lieutenant Cyril Moseley Townsend, 1928 - 1935
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Photograph of Wing Commander F.G. Sherriff, formerly of 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1934 - 1935
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Career history of Wing Commander F.G. Sherriff, 1915 - 1935
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Photograph of Lieutenant Andrew Sladden, 5th Battalion and 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c. 1930
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Career history of Lieutenant Andrew Sladden, 1926 - 1935
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Photograph of Captain F. Blower, The Durham Light Infantry, and Bedfordshire Regiment, 1914 - 1918
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Career history of Captain F. Blower, 1892 - 1919
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Photograph of Captain Robson, n.d. [mid 20th c.]
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Photograph of Second Lieutenant Henry Jefferys Taylor, 3rd Battalion [later 4th Battalion], The Durham Light Infantry, 1899
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Photograph of an unidentified Durham Light Infantry soldier, n.d. [late 19th or early 20th c.]
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Photograph of an unidentified woman, n.d. [early 20th c.]
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1st Battalion, South Africa, 23 November 1899 - May 1902 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/270 (1-184))

Photograph album of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in South Africa, 23 November 1899 - May 1902 Presented by Lieutenant-Colonel K.J.W. Leather


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, disembarking from the Cephalonia, taken at Durban, South Africa, 23 November 1899


Photograph of an African rickshaw man, taken at Durban, South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a Zulu policeman, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a group of Zulu villagers, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a bullock drawn transport wagon crossing a river, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching into Estcourt, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on parade at a camp, taken at Frere, South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph of a view of a demolished bridge over the River Thukela, taken at Colenso, South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph of a newly constructed bridge, taken at Frere, South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph of soldiers, and a sailor, standing by a steam locomotive transporting a 'nightowl' searchlight signaller, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of two naval guns, taken at Frere, South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph of a group of stretcher bearers at a camp, taken at Frere, South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph, captioned The Battle of Colenso ..., showing soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, resting on the veldt, taken at Colenso, South Africa, 15 December 1899


Photograph, captioned The Battle of Colenso ..., showing soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, resting on the veldt, taken at Colenso, South Africa, 15 December 1899


Photograph of a gun firing, taken during the battle of Colenso, South Africa, 15 December 1899


Photograph of Lieutenant-General Sir Francis Clery, Commanding South Natal Field Force, and his staff, observing Boer positions, taken during the battle of Colenso, South Africa, 15 December 1899


Photograph of General Sir Redvers Henry Buller, and other officers, observing the effects of shelling on Boer positions, taken during the battle of Colenso, South Africa, 15 December 1899


Photograph, captioned General Lyttleton's brigade breaking camp ..., showing a view of soldiers at a camp, taken at Frere, South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph of a view of Spion Kop, with soldiers of the King's Royal Rifle Brigade in the foreground, taken in South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph of a view of Vaal Krantz, taken in South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph of a view of Boer trenches under bombardment, taken during the battle of Krantz Kloof, South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph of a view of British infantry proceeding to the battle of Vaal Krantz, taken in South Africa, 1900


Photograph of a view of a Boer camp, taken in South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph of a view of a Boer shell exploding on Hussar Hill, taken in South Africa, 1900


Photograph of view of cavalry soldiers, and their horses, crossing a pontoon bridge on way to the battle of Tugela Heights, taken in South Africa, 1900


Photograph of a view of a Boer bridge over the River Tugela, taken in South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph of a view of a Boer bridge over the River Tugela, taken in South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph of a view of Pom Pom Bridge at the foot of Harts Hill, taken in South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph of a view of Pom-Pom Bridge at the foot of Harts Hill, taken in South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph of a view of Harts Hill, taken in South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph of a view of a hillside, taken in South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph of a view of the River Tugela, taken from Pieter's Hill, South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph, captioned Gun position Monte Christo Hill , showing a view of a hillside, taken in South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph of a view of Monte Christo, taken in South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph of a view of a hillside, taken in South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph of a view of Monte Christo, taken in South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph, captioned The Battle of Pieter's ..., showing a view of infantry positions around Hart's Hill, and the River Tugela, taken in South Africa, February 1900


Photograph, captioned The Battle of Pieter's ..., showing a view of infantry positions around Hart's Hill, and the River Tugela, taken in South Africa, February 1900


Photograph, captioned The Battle of Pieter's, Calm before the storm ..., showing soldiers on the banks of the River Tugela, taken in South Africa, February 1900


Photograph, captioned The Battle of Pieter's, The Charge ..., showing infantry positions on Pieter's Hill, taken in South Africa, Majuba Day [27 February] 1900


Photograph, captioned The Battle of Pieter's, The First movement ..., showing infantry positions near the River Tugela, taken in South Africa, Majuba Day [27 February] 1900


Photograph, captioned The Battle of Pieter's, The bombardment ..., showing a panoramic view of Boer positions on a hillside, taken in South Africa, February 1900


Photograph of a Boer dam, constructed from sand bags, on the River Klip, taken in South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph, captioned 'Long Tom' (The Terror of Ladysmith) ..., showing an artillery placement, reinforced with sand bags, taken at Umbulwana Hill, South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph of a view of Umbulwana Hill, marked with the position of a 'long tom' artillery placement, taken in South Africa, c.1899 - 1900


Photograph of a view of soldiers moving across open countryside, taken during the battle of Botha's Pass, South Africa, June 1900


Photograph of a sergeant of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with four Boer prisoners, taken at a camp in South Africa, c.1899


Group photograph of sergeants of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Standerton Camp, South Africa, September 1902


Group photograph of the officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Standerton Camp, South Africa, September 1902 Back row: Captain Cochrane, 'Doctor' Lascelles, Lieutenant Garsia, Second-Lieutenant Shirreff, Lieutenants Wallace, Lieutenant Hamilton-Grace, and Leather, Hartcup, Woodhouse Front row, seated: Lieutenant-Colonel Fitzgerald, Tyndall, Major Saunders, Captain Blake, Captain McMahon, Major Mansel Seated on ground: Second-Lieutenant Gillespie, Festing, Lieutenant Manger, Lieutenant Turner


Photograph of a view of Las Palmas, Grand Canary, c.1902


Photograph of a view of a harbour, taken at Las Palmas, Grand Canary, c.1902


Photograph of Lieutenant Leather, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Greylingstad Camp, South Africa, July 1900


Photograph of the football team of 'L' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Greylingstad Camp, South Africa, July 1900


Photograph of a football match between teams of 'L', and 'M' Companies, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Greylingstad Camp, South Africa, July 1900


Photograph of the tug-of-war team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Greylingstad Camp, South Africa, July 1900


Photograph of a cricket match between teams of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and the Royal Engineers, taken at Greylingstad Camp, South Africa, July 1900


Photograph, captioned Stump cricket ..., showing officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing beside a 'cricket stump', taken at Greylingstad Camp, South Africa, July 1900 Left to right: Bell, Unthank, Saville, Lambton, Northey, Vaughan, Matthews, Symonds, Wallace, Cochrane, Jeffreys, Lang, Tyndall


Photograph of officer, Saville, left, and Captain Cochrane, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, playing cards at Standerton Camp, taken in South Africa, August 1900


Photograph of a view of Greylingstad railway station, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph, captioned English Mail ..., showing soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, gathered around sacks at a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a view of Greylingstad Camp, taken in South Africa, July 1900


Photograph, captioned On trek..., showing soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing in an encampment [possibly beside a cooking stove], taken in South Africa, July 1900


Photograph of Colonel Woodland, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting at the entrance to a tent, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with a team of water-carrying mules, taken at Greylingstad Camp, South Africa, 1900


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, receiving an issue of clothing, taken at a camp in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, receiving an issue of clothing, taken at a camp in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph, captioned Clery's Circus ..., showing a view of Greylingstad Camp, taken in South Africa, July 1900


Photograph of Lieutenant Leather, left, and Lieutenant Appleby, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with officers, Gough, 16th Lancers, second left, and Follet, 'R 13', second right, taken in South Africa, July 1900


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, resting at an encampment, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of officer, Lang, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, resting on the veldt, during a trek, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of officer Price-Davies, V.C., and an African man, standing by a horse and trap, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, resting on the veldt, during a trek, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of two officers standing in a yard near a building [possibly a farm house], taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of Lieutenant Leather, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, right, with two officers, leaning against a wall, watching a building [possibly a farmhouse] burn, taken in South Africa, September 1901


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, resting on the veldt, during a trek, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, resting on the veldt, during a trek, taken in South Africa, c.1900 Left to right: Matthews, Jeffreys, Leather, Lang, Wallace


Photograph of four officers, leaning against a wall, watching a building [possibly a farmhouse] burn, taken in South Africa, September 1901


Photograph of a howitzer, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a line of howitzer, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a 'pom-pom' gun, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on railway carriages, travelling from Standerton to Pretoria, taken in South Africa, c.1902


Photograph of a view of Heath's Hotel, taken in Johannesburg, South Africa, c.1902


Photograph of a view of Johannesburg, taken in South Africa, c.1902


Photograph of men working, above ground, at a gold mine, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of machinery at a gold mine, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a view of a gold mine, above ground, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a view of a gold mine, above ground, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of machinery at a gold mine, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a view of the Grand Hotel, and government buildings, taken in Pretoria, South Africa, c.1902


Photograph of a view of government buildings, taken in Pretoria, South Africa, c.1902


Photograph of a view of a railway station, taken in Pretoria, South Africa, c.1902


Photograph of fortifications on a hilltop, taken at Katbosch Spruit, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of officer, Saville, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting inside an officers' mess, taken at Katbosch Spruit, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of officer, Tyndall, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting inside an officers' mess, taken at Katbosch Spruit, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of Lieutenant Leather, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting inside an officers' mess, taken at Katbosch Spruit, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of two unidentified soldiers, sitting in the kitchen of an officers' mess, taken at Katbosch Spruit, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph, captioned The Lamp ... , showing a tent at an encampment, taken at Katbosch Spruit, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of the cooks of 'G' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Katbosch Spruit, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of an African boy standing near a hut, taken at Katbosch Spruit, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a steam locomotive crossing the veldt, taken at Katbosch Spruit, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a view of a bridge, taken at Katbosch Spruit, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of 'G' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Katbosch Spruit, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of soldiers of 'G' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, firing rifles from behind a wall, taken at Katbosch Spruit, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a bridge, destroyed by the Boers, taken at Standerton, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a steam locomotive crossing a temporary bridge over a river, taken at Standerton, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a view of a camp, taken at Standerton, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a view of a camp, taken at Standerton, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph, captioned Standerton Hospital, showing a view of a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of officers, Bowes, left, Lang, centre, and Jobling, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, walking across a field at a camp, taken at Standerton, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph, captioned Natal Field Force Canteen ..., showing a group of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and other regiments, and their horses, standing outside a canteen, taken at Standerton, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of two soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with a telescope, standing on a hilltop, taken at Standerton Kop, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of an artillery gun, taken at Standerton Kop, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph, captioned 'A' Company officers mess ..., showing a makeshift building at an encampment, taken at Standerton Kop, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, moving an artillery gun onto a railway carriage, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of Lieutenant Leather, left, Major Mansel, centre, and officer Franklyn, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting on a bench, taken at Botha's Kraal, South Africa, July 1901


Photograph of a civilian man, right, standing, with Lieutenant Leather, left, Major Mansel, second left, and officer Franklyn, second right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting on a bench, taken at Botha's Kraal, South Africa, July 1901


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, moving an artillery gun onto a railway carriage, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a football team of 'A' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in South Africa [possibly Botha's Kraal], July 1901 Back row: Hayes, unidentified, Duncan Middle row: Corporal Base, Lieutenant Leather, McPherson Front row: Sergeant Bowsfield, Lance-Corporal Scott, Lambert, Reed, Hamilton


Photograph of two officers with three Boer men, and a child, taken at Botha's Kraal, South Africa, July 1901


Photograph of Louis Botha, second left, with a group of British officers at a camp, taken at Roodeval, South Africa, May 1902


Photograph of Louis Botha, second left, with a group of British officers at a camp, taken at Roodeval, South Africa, May 1902


Photograph of Louis Botha leaving a camp on a horse drawn carriage, taken at Roodeval, South Africa, May 1902


Photograph, captioned Louis Botha Arriving, showing a group of mounted soldiers escorting a horse drawn carriage, taken at Roodeval, South Africa, May 1902


Photograph, captioned Some of his escort, showing a group of soldiers, and their horses, taken at Roodeval, South Africa, May 1902


Photograph, captioned Commandant Bussman's Commando Escorting Louis Botha, showing a view of a convoy in the distance, taken at Roodeval, South Africa, May 1902


Photograph, captioned Some of the 11th Mounted Infantry, showing a group of mounted soldiers outside camp fortifications, taken at Roodeval, South Africa, May 1902


Photograph, captioned Louis Botha and Colonel Heath, showing four soldiers walking across a field, taken at Roodeval, South Africa, May 1902


Photograph of a view of open countryside, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a view of Vaal Krantz, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of Lieutenant John Unthank, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, walking on the Brakfontein range, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of Lieutenant John Unthank, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting by a carriage [possibly on the Brakfontein range], taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of Lieutenant John Unthank, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting on the summit of Vaal Krantz, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a memorial obelisk to soldiers of the 68th (The Durham) Light Infantry, taken at Vaal Krantz, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a memorial obelisk to soldiers of the 68th (The Durham) Light Infantry, taken at Vaal Krantz, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a Boer grave, taken at Vaal Krantz, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of the grave of Lieutenant C.D. Shafto, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Vaal Krantz, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of graves on a hillside, taken at Vaal Krantz, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of Lieutenant Leather, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing behind a wall, taken at Vaal Krantz, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a view of a hotel, taken in Johannesburg, South Africa, c.1902


Photograph of a view of a government building, taken in Pretoria, South Africa, c.1902


Photograph of a view of Majuba Hill, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph, captioned Park, showing a young child, standing in a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of Captain McMahon, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting on a deck chair on a ship, c.1900


Photograph of African miners, sitting outside a hut at a gold mine, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a soldier of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, holding a horse, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a view of a gold mine, above ground, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a Boer trench on a hillside, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a makeshift farm building, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a view of a street scene, taken at Pretoria, South Africa, c.1902


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, moving a gun at an encampment, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a soldier of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, constructing a wooden defence post, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a captive meerkat, at a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of Captain Cochrane, left, on a horse, and officer, Lambton, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a hillside, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a soldier of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing in the doorway of a hut, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a view of Table Mountain [taken from onboard a ship], taken at Cape Town, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a view of a street scene, taken at Johannesburg, South Africa, c.1902


Photograph of soldier, R. Page, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing in a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of Captain McMahon, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taking notes at a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing on the platform of Greylingstad railway station, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of memorial stone, and a gravestone, taken at Majuba Hill, South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a view of a street scene, taken at Johannesburg, South Africa, c.1902


Photograph of officer, Lang, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, asleep in a chair, outside a tent at a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph, captioned Quaker, showing a dog sitting on a broken bed, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a soldier of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing in an encampment, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a view of a street scene in an unidentified city, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, firing a gun, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of two signallers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing on a hilltop, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of Lieutenant Wallace, left, and officer, Jeffreys, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting on a hillside, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing at Greylingstad railway station, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of officer, Saville, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing in a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph, captioned Beer issue, showing soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing in line at a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of officer, Prescott Raine, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing in a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of officer, Longley, Army Service Corps, left, standing, and Major Mansel, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, right, on ground, at a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of Lieutenant Unthank, left, Captain Bell, centre, and officer Lang, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph, captioned Outward Bound, showing soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on the deck of a ship [possibly the Assaye], c.1902


Photograph of a group of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting on and around barrels at a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a view of Majuba Hill, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a captive meerkat, at a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of a group of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting by a carriage, at a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1900 Left to right: Lieutenant Wallace, officer, Saville, Lieutenant Leather, Second-Lieutenant Matthews, officer, Lambton


Photograph of officers and soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing around a bundle of kit at a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1900 Left to right: Watson, Jobling, Bridges, Lieutenant Wallace, Captain McMahon, Major Vane


Photograph of officer, Lambton, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting in a trench, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of officer, Jeffreys, left, on horseback, and Second-Lieutenant Matthews, right, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of officer, Prescott Raine, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph, captioned Transport Drivers, showing a group of African men at a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1900
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/270(184)

2nd Volunteer Service Company, 1st Battalion, South Africa, 1901 - 1902 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/271 (1-280))

Photograph album of Captain J. Cook, commanding the 2nd Volunteer Service Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Field Force, South Africa, concerning the South African War, 1901 - 1902


Illustrated postcard of the battle honours, and history and traditions of The Durham Light Infantry, n.d.


Photograph of a memorial cross for soldiers of the volunteer battalions of The Durham Light Infantry, n.d.


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel H.S. Fitzgerald, Commanding Officer, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Eden Kop, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel H.S. Fitzgerald, Commanding Officer, 1st Battalion, 1st Battalion, taken at Eden Kop near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Major Saunders, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a horse, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a gun, taken at Eden Kop, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Lieutenant E.W. Appleby, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing beside two horses, c.1901


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing near an artillery gun, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a gun, taken at Eden Kop, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Quartermaster J.H. Liebrecht, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, left, and Lieutenant J.J.W. Prescott, Royal Army Medical Corps, right, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an unidentified soldier [possibly of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry], on a horse, taken at Eden Kop, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Lieutenant F.S. Warwick, 2nd Special Service Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Eden Kop, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of soldiers of the Regimental Mounted Infantry, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of an officers' mess, inside a fort, taken at Eden Kop, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a blockhouse, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of a blockhouse, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of blankets drying in the sun, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of a blockhouse, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of a blockhouse, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of a blockhouse, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of tents, and a blockhouse, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a soldier [possibly of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry] cleaning a mess tin, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a soldier [possibly of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry] standing by a rock, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a herd of goats, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of Houtpoort Kopje, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view from Houtpoort Kopje, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of rocks, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of rocks, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of rocks, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of soldiers with an issue of bread, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of soldiers resting at a camp, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of tents at an army camp, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a group of soldiers [possibly of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry] standing near a wall, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph, captioned Houtpoort, Servant , showing a soldier [possibly of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry] standing with a plate, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of soldiers relaxing outside a tent, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a soldier using a heliograph, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of three soldiers, two of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, one of the Somersetshire Light Infantry, with a heliograph, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of three soldiers, two of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, one of the Somersetshire Light Infantry, with a heliograph, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of three soldiers, two of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, one of the Somersetshire Light Infantry, with a heliograph, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of soldiers [possibly of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry] attending to a baby goat, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of soldiers [possibly of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry] attending to a baby goat, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an Indian water carrier and an African water carrier, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an African man, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an African man, wearing a soldier's field service cap, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an Indian man [possibly a water carrier], taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a pony, Little Mary or Grey Horse, being shod, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a tethered mule, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Colour-Sergeant Lawrence, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a chair, relaxing in the sun, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Colour-Sergeant Lawrence, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a chair, with a newspaper, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Colour-Sergeant Lawrence, standing, and Captain J. Cook, seated, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Sergeant-Major J. Freel, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a horse, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a signaller, of the Somersetshire Light Infantry, feeding a goat, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a soldier [possibly of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry] on sentry duty at a camp, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of soldiers [possibly of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry] putting barbed wire between telegraph posts by a railway track, taken near Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of soldiers [possibly of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry] putting barbed wire between telegraph posts by a railway track, taken near Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a mule carrying a mail bag, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of 'J.C.L.', 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Lieutenant F.S. Warwick, 2nd Special Service Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, holding a rifle, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph, captioned 'Strophair' (?) The Company Cook ..., showing a soldier with an axe, taken at Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Lieutenant F.S. Warwick, 2nd Special Service Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Botha's Kraal, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of two soldiers, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on duty at an observation post, taken at Botha's Kraal, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of two soldiers, and a bugler, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on duty at an observation post, taken at Botha's Kraal, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a soldier [possibly of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry] standing by an artillery gun, taken at Botha's Kraal, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a soldier, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, holding the firing mechanism of an artillery gun, taken at Botha's Kraal, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of Botha's Kraal, taken from inside a fort, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of Botha's Kraal, showing barbed wire fencing and a tent, taken near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of soldiers resting, on the ground, at a camp, taken at Botha's Kraal, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of two Indian women, carrying containers on their heads, and an Indian boy, taken at Botha's Kraal, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an Indian woman and her children, taken at Botha's Kraal, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a steam locomotive passing through countryside, taken at Botha's Kraal, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a group of Indian platelayers, and a man [possibly a supervisor], by a railway track, taken near Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a group of Indian platelayers, and a man [possibly a supervisor], by a railway track, taken near Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of three Indian women [possibly farm workers], taken near Botha's Kraal, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of 'Moestard', a surrendered Boer, on a horse, taken at Botha's Kraal, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of 'Moestard', a surrendered Boer, taken at Botha's Kraal, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a group of soldiers outside a platelayers' hut used as a blockhouse, taken near Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a man and woman standing outside a building [possibly a farmhouse], taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of two soldiers with an Indian woman and her children, taken at Botha's Kraal, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a group of soldiers standing near a tent, taken at Botha's Kraal, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of soldiers at an entrance to a tent [possibly during issue of a water ration], taken at Botha's Kraal, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an officer [possibly Captain J. Cook, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry], standing by a building, taken at Botha's Kraal, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an African boy, wearing a field service cap, with a train of oxen, taken at Botha's Kraal, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an African boy, wearing a field service cap, taken at Botha's Kraal, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a group of soldiers marching into a camp, taken at Botha's Kraal, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of soldiers playing cricket on the veldt, taken near Houtpoort, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Captain Bell, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an officer [possibly Captain J. Cook, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry], standing by a building, taken at Botha's Kraal, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Bugler Hutchinson, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Botha's Kraal, near Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an officer [possibly Captain J. Cook, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry], on a horse, holding a polo stick, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an officer [possibly Captain J. Cook, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry], on a horse, holding a polo stick, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Boer refugees in a railway carriage, taken at Vlakfontein, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Quartermaster J.H. Liebrecht, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of railway carriages containing Boer refugees, taken at Vlakfontein, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a soldier, and a dog, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph, captioned R.V. Turner Esquire's Pony ..., showing a soldier holding a pony, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of a hospital building and a camp, taken at Heidelberg, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a dog [possibly at an army camp], taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a soldier with a small herd of rabbits, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph, captioned Entraining from Heidelberg to Standerton ..., showing soldiers in railway carriages, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of an army camp, taken at Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of officer, 'Duncombe', left, officer, E.A.C. Blake, centre, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and Captain Jobling, King's Liverpool Regiment, taken at Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of officer, 'Bowers', left, officer, E.A.C. Blake, second left, and Lieutenant R.V. Turner, second right, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and officer, 'Hartley', right, taken at Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of soldiers playing cricket at an encampment, taken at Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Lieutenant R.V. Turner, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing outside a tent, taken at Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of soldiers playing cricket at an encampment, taken at Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of soldiers playing cricket at an encampment, taken at Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Captain Jobling, King's Liverpool Regiment, with a dog, at an encampment, taken at Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of W.L.L. Palk, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing outside a tent, taken at Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of soldiers playing cricket at an encampment, taken at Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of officer, 'Duncombe', left, with Captain Jobling, King's Liverpool Regiment, centre, and Lieutenant F.S. Warwick, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at an encampment, taken at Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Lieutenant R.V. Turner, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, left, officer, 'Bowers', right, and Captain Jobling, King's Liverpool Regiment, seated, taken at Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of officer, E. Berry, the Border Regiment, standing outside a tent, taken at Bank Kop, South Africa, c.1902


Photograph, captioned Scotch cart of mules, showing two soldiers on a carriage drawn by mules, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Lieutenant R.V. Turner, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting outside a tent, taken at Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an officer [possibly Captain J. Cook, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry] at an encampment, taken at Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of a church, taken at Ermelo, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a jail, taken at Ermelo, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of two Indian water-carriers at an encampment, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph, captioned Standerton to Ermelo on convoy, Manico's staff ponies, showing convoy staff holding two ponies, taken in South Africa, c.1902


Photograph of Lieutenant R.B. Neill, Royal Irish Fusiliers, left, a 'servant', centre, and 'Manico', right, resting during a journey from Standerton to Ermelo, taken in South Africa, c.1902


Photograph of convoy staff and ponies resting during a journey from Standerton to Ermelo, taken in South Africa, c.1902


Photograph of Lieutenant R.B. Neill, Royal Irish Fusiliers, left, Lieutenant Hamilton, centre, and officer 'Manico' (?), right, on horseback, taken in South Africa, c.1902


Photograph, captioned Bethel, showing a tent standing in a field, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of oxen, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an officer [possibly Captain J. Cook, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry], left, officer E.A.C. Blake, seated, centre, and Lieutenant F.S. Warwick, 2nd Special Service Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, right, at an encampment, taken at Greylingstad, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of officer, 'Manico', sitting outside a tent, taken in South Africa, c.1902


Photograph of three African boys, taken at Kaffir Kraal, near Ermelo, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a group of African children, taken at Kaffir Kraal, near Ermelo, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph, captioned On the way to Standerton ..., showing an officer [possibly Captain J. Cook, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry] at an encampment, taken in South Africa, 15 February 1901


Photograph of a view of a riverbank building, taken at Amanzimtoti, Durban, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an African woman and child standing near a railway track, taken at Amanzimtoti, Durban, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of two women and a child on the steps to a veranda, taken at Amanzimtoti, Durban, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of two women in a rowing boat, passing a riverside hotel, taken at Amanzimtoti, Durban, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of two women in a rowing boat on a river, taken at Amanzimtoti, Durban, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Mrs. Guy Harper, taken at Amanzimtoti, Durban, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Mrs. Guy Harper, taken at Howick Falls, Durban, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Mrs. Guy Harper, rowing a boat on a river, taken at Amanzimtoti, Durban, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Miss Acutt, Mrs. Harper's maid, taken at Durban, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of two women in a rowing boat on a river, taken at Amanzimtoti, Durban, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of a riverbank, taken at Amanzimtoti, Durban, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of three African boys standing by a ford, taken at Amanzimtoti, Durban, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of Howick Falls, taken near Durban, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of Howick Falls, taken near Durban, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of Howick Falls, taken near Durban, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of the ruins of a Boer farm, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of the ruins of a Boer farm, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Captain Jobling, King's Liverpool Regiment, sitting on an ant hill, beside a dog, taken at Bank Kop, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of a man and dog on a hillside, taken at Bank Kop, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Major, the Honourable, W.L. Vane, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing by a dry stone wall, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of two Indian water-carriers at an encampment, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a soldier on a cart pulled by mules, taken at Bank Kop, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of open countryside, taken at Bank Kop, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph, captioned Wright, Army Service Corps, showing an officer standing near an artillery gun placement, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Lieutenant C.H. Whittingham, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Lieutenant E. Berry, the Border Regiment, standing by a tent, taken at Bank Kop, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of a fort, taken at Bank Kop, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph, captioned Inside a fort, showing tents within a walled compound, taken at Bank Kop, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a Lieutenant E. Berry, the Border Regiment, outside the walls of a fort, taken at Bank Kop, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a [possibly naked] soldier, outside a tent at an encampment, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Lieutenant Wright, right, and an unidentified officer [possibly Captain J. Cook], left, sitting in the ruins of Grobler's Farm, taken at Bank Kop, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Lieutenant Wright, standing in a field at Grobler's Farm, taken at Bank Kop, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of a fort, taken at Bank Kop, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a wagon crossing open countryside, taken near Ermelo, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a wagon and team of oxen, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Major J.G. Mansel, Distinguished Service Order, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing behind the wall of a fort, taken at Bank Kop, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of officer, E.V. Manger, left, Lieutenant R.V. Turner, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing, centre, and Lieutenant E. Berry, the Border Regiment, right, inside a fort, taken at Bank Kop, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an encampment inside barbed wire defences, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph, captioned Outcrop of coal on side of kopje, showing four officers standing in front of a coal seam, taken at Bank Kop, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a blockhouse within a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an officer [possibly Captain J. Cook, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry] sitting on an ant hill, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an officer [possibly Captain J. Cook, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry], standing in front of a tent, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Superimposed photograph of the back of a man's head, and [possibly] a gravestone, n.d.


Photograph, captioned Grobler's graves , showing a headstone [possibly inscribed in Afrikaans], taken near Bank Kop, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of Majuba Hill, in the Drakensberg Range, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Captain E.S. Strangways, 3rd Volunteer Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing outside a tent, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Lieutenant H. Ensor, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing outside a tent, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of men rowing a boat, taken at Las Palmas, Grand Canary, c.1902


Photograph of a street scene, taken at Las Palmas, Grand Canary, c.1902


Photograph of an ostrich, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an ostrich, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Lieutenant C.O. Rowlandson, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, holding a horse, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Lieutenant C.O. Rowlandson, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a horse, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a man looking out to sea, from onboard H.M.T. Lake Erie, c.1902


Photograph of a meerkat on the deck of H.M.T. Lake Erie, c.1902


Photograph of Captain B.W. Treasure, Shropshire Light Infantry, centre, and Captain R.M. Christie, the Black Watch, right, with an unidentified soldier, left, on board H.M.T . Lake Erie, c.1902


Photograph of Lieutenant S. Stallard, the Rifle Brigade, on the deck of a ship [possibly H.M.T. Lake Erie], c.1902


Photograph of a boat on the sea [possibly taken from onboard H.M.T. Lake Erie], c.1902


Photograph of Lieutenant N.I. Wright, Northumberland Fusiliers, watching a meerkat on the deck of H.M.T. Lake Erie, c.1902


Photograph of soldiers relaxing on the deck of H.M.T. Lake Erie, c .1902


Photograph of Lieutenant N.I. Wright, seated on deckchair, and officer P. Colebeck of the Northumberland Fusiliers, watching a meerkat, on the deck of H.M.T. Lake Erie, c.1902


Photograph of a view of Table Mountain, Cape Town, South Africa [possibly from on board H.M.T. Lake Erie], c.1902


Photograph of Lieutenant N.I. Wright, seated on deckchair, and officer, P. Colebeck of the Northumberland Fusiliers, playing with a meerkat, on the deck of H.M.T. Lake Erie, c.1902


Photograph of soldiers relaxing on the deck of H.M.T. Lake Erie, c.1902


Group photograph of officers and non-commissioned officers of The Durham Light Infantry, and Northumberland Fusiliers, taken on board H.M.T. Lake Erie, c.1902 Named officers are as follows: Lieutenant N.I. Wright, left, seated, and officer P. Colebeck, centre, seated, of the Northumberland Fusiliers, and Captain J. Cook, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, right, seated


Photograph of a view of Table Mountain, Cape Town, South Africa [possibly from on board H.M.T. Lake Erie], c.1902


Group photograph of officers and non-commissioned officers of The Durham Light Infantry, and Northumberland Fusiliers, taken onboard H.M.T. Lake Erie, c.1902 Named officers are as follows: Lieutenant N.I. Wright, left, seated, and officer P. Colebeck, centre, seated, of the Northumberland Fusiliers, and Captain J. Cook, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, right, seated


Photograph of a view of Las Palmas, Grand Canary, taken from onboard H.M.T. Lake Erie, c.1902


Photograph of officer, P. Colebeck, left, and Lieutenant N.I. Wright, right, the Northumberland Fusiliers, and Lieutenant S. Stallard, the Rifle Brigade, centre, on the deck of H.M.T. Lake Erie, c.1902


Photograph of a meerkat on the deck of H.M.T. Lake Erie, c.1902


Photograph of Captain R.M. Christie, the Black Watch, on the deck of H.M.T. Lake Erie, c.1902


Photograph of a ship on the sea [possibly taken from onboard H.M.T. Lake Erie], c.1902


Superimposed photograph of ships on the sea [possibly taken from onboard H.M.T. Lake Erie], c.1902


Photograph, captioned The Needles, showing a sailing ship on the sea [possibly taken from onboard H.M.T. Lake Erie], c.1902


Photograph of a soldiers on horses, beside a swollen stream, taken between Ermelo and Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a convoy of soldiers crossing a stream, taken between Ermelo and Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of oxen crossing a stream, taken between Ermelo and Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an ox-drawn convoy crossing a bridge, taken between Ermelo and Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an ox-drawn convoy moving through open countryside, taken between Ermelo and Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an ox-drawn convoy crossing a stream, taken between Ermelo and Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of soldiers and horses in open countryside, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of a swollen stream, taken between Ermelo and Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an ox-drawn convoy crossing a bridge, taken between Ermelo and Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of soldiers on the banks of a stream, taken between Ermelo and Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an ox-drawn convoy crossing a bridge, taken between Ermelo and Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of oxen crossing a stream, taken between Ermelo and Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a mule crossing a stream, taken between Ermelo and Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of soldiers on horses crossing a bridge, taken between Ermelo and Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph, captioned Rear-guard (Volunteer company), showing soldiers on the bank of a stream, near a bridge, taken between Ermelo and Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a ruined building, taken at Ermelo, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of soldiers skinning an ox, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph, captioned Outspanned, showing an encampment in open countryside, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph, captioned Flank-guard, showing a group of soldiers marching through open countryside, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph, captioned A pan of water, showing a pool of water in open countryside, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Colour-Sergeant Lawrence, left, and Sergeant Kirkup, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, unloading provisions from a carriage, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph, captioned Benson's Guns (recaptured) ..., showing soldiers with an artillery gun, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Major, the Honourable, W.L. Vane, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a horse, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a traction engine transporting stores, taken at Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of ruined buildings, taken at Ermelo, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Lieutenants J.S. Unthank, left, and F.S. Warwick, centre, and officer W.B. Greenwell, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, relaxing outside a tent, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph, captioned My pony, Nellie ..., showing a groom with two ponies, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of soldiers constructing an enclosure for Boer prisoners, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Colour-Sergeant Lawrence, left, and Sergeant Kirkup, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and an unidentified soldier, centre, sitting beside a carriage, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph, captioned Bivouacs, showing soldiers, and a row of tents in open countryside, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph, captioned Cavalry, showing horses and tents in open countryside, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph, captioned Cavalry, showing horses and tents in open countryside, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Lieutenants J.S. Unthank, left, and F.S. Warwick, right, and officer, W.B. Greenwell, centre, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, relaxing outside a tent, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of two soldiers, standing on top of biscuit boxes, using a heliograph, taken at Ermelo, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph, captioned Bivouacs, on trek, showing soldiers, and a row of tents in open countryside, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a ruined building, taken at Ermelo, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Major, the Honourable, W.L. Vane, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a horse, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an ox-drawn convoy moving through open countryside, taken between Ermelo and Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Superimposed photograph of Major, the Honourable, W.L. Vane, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a horse, and a traction engine and carriages, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of a swollen stream, taken between Ermelo and Standerton, South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of Majuba Hill, in the Drakensberg Range, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of Majuba Hill, in the Drakensberg Range, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of a view of Majuba Hill, in the Drakensberg Range, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of Captain J. Cook, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in the uniform of a Scottish regiment, on the deck of H.M.T. Ebro, c.1902


Photograph, from a magazine, of African boys wearing discarded service dress, taken in South Africa, c.1901


Photograph of an unidentified man [possibly Captain J. Cook, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry] in hunting dress, n.d.


Group photograph, captioned Officers of 68th Durham Light Infantry (1902), 1902 Named officers are as follows: Cochrane, Brine, Sherriff, Wallace, Hamilton-Grace, Lieutenant J.S. Unthank, Leather, Lieutenant-Colonel H.S. Fitzgerald, Major E.A.C. Blake, Major G.C. Mansel, Major J.M. Saunders, Major B.W.L. McMahon, Gillespie, Manger, and Lieutenant R.V. Turner


Army list of The Durham Light Infantry, 1901


Army list of The Durham Light Infantry, July 1902


Army list of The Durham Light Infantry, October 1903


Photograph of a view of a country house, n.d.


Photograph of three women at the doorway of a country house, n.d.


Army list of The Durham Light Infantry, 1902


Postcard photograph of Captain J. Cook, and Major, the Honourable, W.L. Vane, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, burning a dead ox, taken at Ermelo, South Africa, c.1901


Copy of a report, concerning unrest in the Indian population, from Sergeant T. Clough, 4th Volunteer Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at II Blockhouse, Houtpoort, to Captain L.E.C. Elwes, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at Botha's Kraal, South Africa, 9 August 1901


Newspaper cutting concerning a concert held in Durham City as a farewell to members of the 4th Volunteer Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, about to serve in South Africa, 1 March 1901


Newspaper cutting concerning a despatch to Field Marshal Lord Roberts from General Sir Redvers Buller mentioning officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1901


Newspaper cutting concerning a concert held in Durham City in honour of homecoming members of the 4th Volunteer Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 13 June 1902


Newspaper cutting concerning a reception, at North Biddick, Washington, in honour of the homecoming of Captain J. Cook, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1902


Newspaper cutting concerning the arrival in Wellington, India, of Lieutenant-Colonel H.S. Fitzgerald, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1902


Roll of the 2nd Special Service Company of the 68th Durham Light Infantry, c.1901


Copy of a battalion order, issued by Lieutenant-Colonel H.S. Fitzgerald, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, recording appreciation of the special service company under the command of Captain J. Cook, 26 April 1902


Photograph of a view of a city [possibly Las Palmas, Grand Canary], n.d.


Photograph of a view of buildings in mountainous terrain [possibly in India], n.d.


Photograph of men, on camels, passing through a valley [possibly in India], n.d.


Illustration, from The Tatler Sporting and Country House Supplement, entitled Concerned! by Wilmot Lunt, showing British soldiers in a trench, 3 February 1915


Photograph, from The Tatler Sporting and Country House Supplement, of General Sir Bruce Hamilton, 3 February 1915


Poem entitled The Charge of the Durham Light Infantry at Vaal Krantz, by Private A. Hardiman, 'L' Company, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1901


Postcard photograph of a memorial cross to soldiers of The Durham Light Infantry at Durham Cathedral, n.d.


Caricature of Captain J. Cook, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, drawn by Lieutenant Geoff Wingate, c.1901


Army list of The Durham Light Infantry, October 1903


Army list of The Durham Light Infantry, June 1885


Army list of The Durham Light Infantry, July 1890


Army list of The Durham Light Infantry, May 1898


Army list of The Durham Light Infantry, May 1899


Army list of The Durham Light Infantry, 1900


Army list of The Durham Light Infantry, 1901
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/271(280)

1st Battalion, South Africa n.d. [1899 - 1902] (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/272 (1-99))

Photograph album of an unidentified officer of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, concerning the South African War, n.d. [1899 - 1902] Possibly E.A. Leybourne


Photograph of a view of a dockside, taken at Queenstown, South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of two soldiers, and a man in civilian dress, standing by a horse and trap [possibly taken in South Africa], c.1899


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on the deck of S.S. Umbria [possibly taken at Queenstown, South Africa], c.1899


Photograph of S.S. Umbria at a dockside [possibly taken at Queenstown, South Africa], c.1899


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, riding on donkeys, taken at Saint Vincent, c.1899


Photograph, captioned Wallace and Spencer, showing two officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing beside a dry stone wall, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of two soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on the deck of a ship [possibly S.S. Umbria], c.1899


Photograph of an unidentified soldier of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing in a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a ship [possibly S.S. Umbria] at a dock, c.1899


Photograph of goods being unloaded from a ship, taken at East London, South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, drawing water from a stream, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with an artillery gun, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of two officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on donkeys, and local boys, taken at Saint Vincent, c.1899


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, passing rifles down a gangplank, taken at Queenstown, South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of an officer's shelter in open countryside, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of an officer's shelter in open countryside, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of an officer's shelter in open countryside, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, having breakfast at an encampment, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing in open countryside, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph, captioned Kitchen of officers' mess, showing two soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, cooking food at an encampment, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, receiving a beer ration, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of marching soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph, captioned 'Piet' , showing a puppy, tied up at a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of Lieutenant Ewart, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing beside the carriage of an artillery gun, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of Lieutenant Scott, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing outside a tent, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, possibly packing up tents, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, entraining an artillery gun, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of tents, pitched by a railway line, in open countryside, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of an unidentified soldier of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting on the ground, in open countryside, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on the deck of a ship [possibly S.S. Umbria], c.1899


Photograph, captioned Buller returning from three days armistice, showing an officer [possibly General Sir Redvers Buller] on a horse, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph, captioned Captain Elwes and Major Mansel ..., showing two officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at a camp, taken at Greylingstad, South Africa, c.1899


Photograph, captioned Ronny Lambton , showing an officer [possibly Second-Lieutenant R. Lambton, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry], standing in a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph, captioned Major Mansel in a 'Comfort for the Troops', showing Major G.C. Mansel, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in a full length dressing gown, standing in a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a gun, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph, captioned 'Quaker', showing a dog, tied up at a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph, captioned A 'Death Trap', showing fortified railway carriages, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph captioned Dundonald's Galloping Maxim, showing mounted soldiers pulling carriages, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of feeding horses at camp, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a ruined farmhouse, taken at Dundee, South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a fortified cottage, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of African women walking past a ruined building, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of B. Odendaal and family, taken at Kaffir Spirit, South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of Boer prisoners in horse-drawn wagons, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a view of a river, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of tents, pitched by a railway line, in open countryside, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of Boer prisoners standing near a wagon, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph, captioned Pretoria Express, 6 miles an hour, showing a steam locomotive passing through open countryside, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of Miss Aletta Odendaal, taken at Kaffir Spirit, South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of Piet Odendaal, taken at Kaffir Spirit, South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of Miss Aletta Odendaal, taken at Kaffir Spirit, South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of the Odendaal family, taken at Kaffir Spirit, South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of the Odendaal family, taken at Kaffir Spirit, South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a Boer family [possibly the Odendaals], taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a group of African soldiers, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, digging trenches, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a view of Kaffir Spirit Bridge, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a trench, in open countryside, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a detachment of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing on Kaffir Spirit Bridge, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of mules at a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph, captioned Bridge over the Ingogo destroyed by Boers, showing a ruined bridge, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph, captioned Symon's Grave, showing a Union Jack flying from a pole in a churchyard, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, gathered around graves, taken at Majuba, South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a monument [possibly to soldiers of a Rifles regiment], taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of the breech of an artillery gun, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of two former Boer soldiers, B. Odendaal, and C. Odendaal, taken at Kaffir Spirit, South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of 'L' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, changing the guard, taken at Kaffir Spirit Bridge, South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of an African man with a rickshaw, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of 'Jeffreys' [possibly Lieutenant J.W. Jeffreys, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry], on a horse, Bulwar , and 'Matthews' [possibly Lieutenant C.L. Matthews, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry], taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph, captioned E.A.L. and Hamilton Grace, showing two officers playing cricket at a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph, of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, watching a cockfight, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph, captioned E.A.L ., showing two officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing outside a tent, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, receiving a shipment of 'comforts', taken at Greylingstad, South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a view of an encampment, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph, captioned Colonel Fitzgerald and Major Mansel asleep at one of Clery's battles at Vitpoort , showing two officers asleep on the ground, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph, captioned E.A.L ., showing an officer of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, seated at the entrance of a tent, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of children watching a Durham Light Infantry band, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching into Charlestown, South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of Major, the Honourable, W.L. Vane, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, mounting a horse-drawn carriage [commencing his journey home], taken in South Africa, c.1902


Photograph of 'Turnbull' [possibly Captain J. Turnbull, 4th Volunteer Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry], seated in a Boer pony cart, taken in South Africa, c.1900


Photograph of soldiers resting in open countryside, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a naval artillery gun, taken at Majuba Hill, South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with horses, equipped for polo, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a group of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at an encampment, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a group of mounted officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry [possibly gathered to play polo], taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a group of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting outside a shelter, at a camp, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a steam locomotive, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph captioned E.A.L ., showing an officer [possibly E.A. Leybourne, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry] at an encampment, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph, captioned E.A.L ., showing an officer [possibly E.A. Leybourne, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry], on horseback, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of 'E.A.L.' [possibly E.A. Leybourne, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry], sitting on a kitbag, taken at Greylingstad, South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a view of open countryside, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a mounted officer leading a second horse, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of an officer on a horse [possibly E.A. Leybourne, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry], taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of Major Saunders, left, and Lieutenant Spencer, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and an unidentified officer, centre, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a view of a bridge, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a group of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, having an outdoor meal, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of a view of a cemetery, taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of railway carriages [possibly transporting soldiers], taken in South Africa, c.1899


Photograph of mounted officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, training horses, taken in South Africa, c.1899
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/272(99)

1st Battalion and 2nd Battalion, 1900 - c.1914 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/273 (1-38))

File containing photographs of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in India and South Africa, and the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in Colchester, Essex, December 1900 - c.1914


Group photograph of the cross-country running team of 'E' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, winners of the Inter Company Cross Country Race, 1910 Back row: Private Hetherington, Sergeant Keates, Private Walker, Colour-Sergeant Thompson, Private Johnson, Private Anderson, Private Conway Front row, seated: Private Dodd, Private McNess, Corporal Hill, Lieutenant J. Harter, Private McAvoy, Private Smallpage, Private Benson Seated on ground: Private Downey, Private Johnson, Private Cook, Private Bizzard


Photograph of the Colour Party of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at the Delhi Durbar, India, 1911 Front row: R.V. Turner, Colour-Sergeant Howe, Lieutenant W.B. Greenwell, G. Hayes, Colour-Sergeant Sibbald, J.G. Harter


Photograph of His Majesty King George V presenting the Colours to Lieutenant W.B. Greenwell, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at the Delhi Durbar, India, 1911


Group photograph of soldiers in gymnastic kit, taken in India, c.1900


Group photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1912 Back row: Freel, Captain Lavie, De Bunsen, Churchill, Hayes, Clifton, Davison, Hasted, Boter, Lieutenant W.B. Greenwell Front row, seated: Captain Wilkinson, Festing, Colonel Luard, Colonel Wilson, Major Goring-Brown, Major Bell, Captain Stoker, Captain Tyndall Seated on ground: Rowntree, Captain Wood, Turner


Photograph of a group of unidentified soldiers, in a garden, with knitting and puppies [possibly taken in India], c.1900


Group photograph of the tug-of-war team of 'H' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, winners of the Inter Company Tug-of-war, Nowshera, India, 1912


Group photograph of the hockey team of 'E' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Nasirabad, India, 1910


Group photograph of the hockey team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, winners of the Madras Hockey Cup, India, 1904


Group photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1912 Back row: Freel, Captain Lavie, De Bunsen, Churchill, Hayes, Clifton, Davison, Hasted, Boter, Lieutenant W.B. Greenwell Front row, seated: Captain Wilkinson, Festing, Colonel Luard, Colonel Wilson, Major Goring-Brown, Major Bell, Captain Stoker, Captain Tyndall Seated on ground: Rowntree, Captain Wood, Turner


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching at a troop review, taken in India, c.1900


Photograph of the Begum of Bhopal entering Delhi, in a horse-drawn carriage, during the Delhi Durbar, India, 1911


Photograph of the Begum of Bhopal entering Delhi, in a horse-drawn carriage, during the Delhi Durbar, India, 1911


Group photograph of the Army Gymnasium Club, Lucknow, India, 1905 - 1906


Group photograph of a tennis team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Nasirabad, India, 1910


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on parade, taken at Bloemfontein market square, South Africa, c.1900


Group photograph of the Band of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Lucknow, India, 1906


Group photograph of the Regimental Shooting Team of The Durham Light Infantry, winners of the Secunderabad Cup, Hyderabad Rifle Meeting, India, 1904 Back row: Colour-Sergeant Noble, Private Morpeth, Sergeant Clews Front row: Colour-Sergeant Johnson, Colour-Sergeant Tilly, Sergeant-Major Waiton, Colour-Sergeant Cummings, Lance-Corporal McWilliams


Group photograph of the football team of 'D' Company, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry [possibly taken in India], c.1900


Group photograph of an unidentified group of Durham Light Infantry soldiers [possibly of the 2nd Battalion], with a trophy, taken in the United Kingdom, c.1914


Group photograph of 'A' Company, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Colchester, Essex, 1911


Group photograph of the sergeants of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Colchester, Essex, 1911 - 1913


Group photograph of the football team of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, winners of the Army Football Cup, taken at Colchester, Essex, 1913


Photograph of a street scene, taken at Coronation Road, Delhi, India, c.1912


Group photograph of the bayonet fighting team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, including Colour-Sergeant Rogers, left, seated, and Lieutenant W.B. Greenwell, centre, seated, taken in India [possibly Calcutta], 1907


Group photograph of the tug-of-war team of 'F' Company, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry [possibly taken at Colchester, Essex], 1911 Back row: Private T. Hitchcock, Private F. Surfield, Corporal J.H. Stevens, Private Howson, Private J. Griggs, Private H. Shields, Private Fitzgerald Seated: Sergeant J.R. Kilgour, Colour-Sergeant C. Kent Seated on ground: Private J.R. Crawford, Lance-Corporal J. Wilkinson, Lance-Corporal C. Laywell, Private H. Oxley


Photograph of soldiers of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a parade ground, taken at Wellington Barracks, Nilgiri Hills, India, 1902


Postcard photograph of soldiers of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching on a parade field, taken during a colours presentation at Colchester, Essex, 9 July 1912


Photograph of unidentified officers inspecting soldiers of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken during a colours presentation at Colchester, Essex, 9 July 1912


Photograph of bandsmen of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, leading a march past, taken during a colours presentation at Colchester, Essex, 9 July1912


Photograph of His Majesty King George V presenting the Colours to Lieutenant W.B. Greenwell, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at the Delhi Durbar, India, 1911


Group photograph of a Durham Light Infantry band [possibly of the 1st Battalion], c.1902


Photograph of the interior of the barracks room of 'K' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, showing Christmas decorations, taken in India, December 1902


Photograph of soldiers of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, lining up on a parade field, taken during a colours presentation at Colchester, Essex, 9 July 1912


Photograph of soldiers of the 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, lining up on a parade field, taken during a colours presentation at Colchester, Essex, 9 July 1912


Group photograph of a Durham Light Infantry band [possibly of the 2nd Battalion], taken at Colchester, Essex, c.1912


Group photograph of the football team of 'C' Company, 2nd Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with a trophy, taken at Colchester, Essex, c.1900


Photograph of the interior of the barracks room of 'K' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, showing Christmas decorations, taken in India, December 1902
Document format of D/DLI 2/1/273(38)

Officers' mess of 1st Battalion, India, 1902 - 1911 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/274 (1-43))

Photograph album of the officers' mess of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, India, 1902 - 1911


Photograph of a view of the gate to the Taj Mahal, taken in Agra, India, c.1902


Photograph of a view of the Taj Mahal, taken in Agra, India, c.1902


Photograph of a view of the Taj Mahal, taken in Agra, India, c.1902


Photograph of a view of the Taj Mahal, taken in Agra, India, c.1902


Photograph of a view of the interior of the Taj Mahal Mosque, taken in Agra, India, c.1902


Photograph of the Tomb of Shah Janehan, Taj Mahal, taken in Agra, India, c.1902


Photograph of a view of the Red Fort, taken in Delhi, India, c.1902


Photograph of a view of the Pearl Mosque of the Red Fort, taken in Delhi, India, c.1902


Photograph of a view of the Jama Masjid Mosque, taken in Agra, India, c.1902


Photograph of a view of the Husainabad, taken at Lucknow, India, c.1902


Photograph, captioned Native city entrance to mosque, showing a view of an ornate gateway to a mosque, taken in India, c.1902


Photograph, captioned Distant view of same gateway to native mosque, showing a view of an ornate gateway to a mosque, taken in India, c.1902


Photograph of Their Majesties King George V, and Queen Mary, in a horse-drawn carriage, taken at the Delhi Durbar, India, 1911


Photograph of Their Majesties King George V, and Queen Mary, sitting on an ornate podium, taken at the Delhi Durbar, India, 1911


Photograph of spectators watching 'B' and 'C' Companies, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching on a parade field, taken at Agra, India, c.1902


Photograph of a view of Wellington, Nilgiri Hills, India, c.1902


Group photograph of the polo team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with the Infantry Polo Cup, taken in India, c.1902 The officers named are as follows: Captain J.W. Jeffreys, left, seated, Captain C.L. Matthews, second left, standing, Captain A.W.B. Wallace, second right, standing, and Captain R.S. Hamilton-Grace, right, seated


Photograph of spectators watching an ox battery marching on a parade field, taken at Agra, India, c.1902


Photograph of a view of a presentation of Colours, taken at the Delhi Durbar, India, 1911


Photograph of the Colour Party of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, takenat the Delhi Durbar, India, 1911 Front row: R.V. Turner, Colour-Sergeant Howe, Lieutenant W.B. Greenwell, G. Hayes, Colour-Sergeant Sibbald, J.G. Harter


Photograph of a rear view of the United Service Club at Dhutter Munzill Palace, taken in India, c.1902


Photograph of a front view of the United Service Club at Dhutter Munzill Palace, taken in India, c.1902


Photograph of a monument to the Indian Mutiny in the ruins of an English Residency, taken at Lucknow, India, c.1902


Photograph of a view of Lucknow, India, c.1902


Photograph of a view of a gateway at a ruined English Residency, taken at Lucknow, India, c.1902


Photograph of a view of a ruined English Residency, taken at Lucknow, India, c.1902


Photograph of a view of hills, with Dagshai in the distance, taken at Kasauli, India, c.1902


Photograph of a view of hills, with Sanan in the distance, taken at Kasauli, India, c.1902


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on church parade on a polo ground, taken at Agra, India, c.1902


Photograph of a view of Wellington, India, c.1902


Photograph of a view of 'The Ghaut' or 'Black Hill', taken near Wellington, India, c.1902


Photograph, captioned The railway of the Ghaut ... to Wellington, showing a railway passing through hilly terrain, taken near Wellington, India, c.1902


Photograph, captioned The railway of the Ghaut ... to Wellington, showing a railway passing through hilly terrain, taken near Wellington, India, c.1902


Photograph, captioned The Railway up the Ghaut, showing a steam locomotive travelling through hilly terrain, taken near Wellington, India, c.1902


Photograph of a view of the barracks room of 'K' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1902


Photograph, captioned Exercise Camp, showing an encampment in open countryside, taken in India, c.1902


Photograph of General Wolsey presenting medals to soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at a parade ground, in India, May 1903


Photograph of a view of a pavilion at Shehing Race Course and Tennis Court, taken in India, c.1902


Photograph of Lord Kitchener [possibly first left], and 'The Amir', second left, with members of Kitchener's staff, all on horses, taken at a military review, Agra, India, c.1902


Photograph of Lord Kitchener [possibly first right], and 'The Amir', second left, with members of Kitchener's staff, all on horses, taken at a military review, Agra, India, c.1902


Photograph of 'The Amir', taken at a garden party, in India, c.1902


Photograph of four officers, relaxing on the deck of H.M.T. Plassy, 1905 The officers are as follows: Peto, 10th Hussars, left, Rutheven, Black Watch,second left, Lieutenant W.B. Greenwell, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, second right, and Curtis, 15th Hussars, right


Photograph of a group of officers relaxing on the deck of H.M.T. Plassy, 1905 Left to right: Peto, 10th Hussars; Borton, King's Rifle Regiment; Rutheven, Black Watch, Kennard, 13th Hussars; Curtis, 15th Hussars; Lieutenant W.B.Greenwell, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry; Dunsterville, Royal Field Artillery; English, 85th Shropshires; and Hills, Royal Medical Corps
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Officers' mess of 1st Battalion, India, 1911 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/275 (1-24))

Photograph album of the officers' mess of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, India, 1911


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel C.E. Wilson, Commanding Officer, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1911


Photograph of Major C.C. Luard, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1911


Photograph of the machine gun section of 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1911


Group photograph of the first class scouts of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1911


Photograph of the Colours of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, n.d.


Group photograph of the officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1911 Back row: Lieutenant and Quartermaster J. Freel, Captain H.A. Lavie, Second-Lieutenants A.G. De Bunsen, J.A. Churchill, G. Hayes, A.J. Clifton, A.J. Davidson, and J.O. Hasted, Lieutenant H.C. Boxer, Lieutenant W.B. Greenwell Front row, seated: Captain H.B. Des V. Wilkinson, Lieutenant H.W. Festing, Major C.C. Luard, Lieutenant-Colonel C.E. Wilson, Major M.D. Goring-Jones, Major R.F. Bell, Captain R.J.G. Stoker, Captain R. Tyndall Seated on ground: Second-Lieutenant A.N. Rountree, Captain J.H. Wood, Lieutenant R.V. Turner


Group photograph of the staff of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1911 Back row: Quartermaster-Sergeant Tilley, Sergeant Bradley, Armourer-Sergeant Dew, Band-Sergeant Finlay, Bandmaster Douglas, Quartermaster-Sergeant Cherry Front row, seated: Sergeant-Major Waiton, Major Luard, Colonel Wilson, Lieutenant and Adjutant Festing, Lieutenant and Quartermaster Freel Seated on ground: Pioneer-Sergeant Wall, Sergeant-Bugler Adams


Group photograph of the bugle band of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1911


Group photograph of the signallers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1911


Group photograph of Captain H.E. Lavie's 'A' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1911


Group photograph of Captain R.J.G. Stoker's 'B' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1911


Group photograph of Major R.F. Bell's 'C' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1911


Group photograph of Captain R.M. Tyler's 'G' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1911


Group photograph of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken on a parade ground, in India, c.1911


Group photograph of Captain R. Tyndall's 'H' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1911


Group photograph of Captain J.H. Wood's 'K' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1911


Group photograph of Major M.D. Goring Jones' 'L' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1911


Group photograph of Captain H.B. De V. Wilkinson's 'M' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1911


Group photograph of the gymnastic staff of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1911


Photograph of the polo team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1911 The officers are as follows: Major M.D. Goring-Jones, left, seated, Lieutenant R.V. Turner, left, standing, Major C.C. Luard, right, seated, and Captain H.B. De V. Wilkinson, right, standing


Group photograph of the football team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1911


Group photograph of the rugby team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1911


Group photograph of the hockey team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1911


Photograph of the silver plate of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry officers' mess, n.d.
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Officers' mess of 1st Battalion, India, 1913 - 1917 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/276 (1-24))

Photograph album of the officers' mess of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in India, 1913 - 1917


Photograph of soldiers, captioned Ghora Dhaka: Kings' birthday parade, 1913


Photograph of a pony, captioned Arab polo pony Gray Ghost, c.1915


Photograph of two ponies with a soldier, captioned Grey Ghost and Biddy (Australian pony) with Private Newton (West Stanley), c.1915


Photograph, captioned Malakand, Chakdara Camp, North West frontier, India, 68th Durham Light Infantry camp showing wall built by the battalion, 1915 - 1916


Photograph, captioned 68th Durham light Infantry camp at Chakdara, looking East, Gate of Surat in the distance at the point where the hills nearly meet, the ridge to the right is the Landakai spur where 4 V.C.'s were won in 1897 in the frontier war and where in 1915 the 68th Durham Light Infantry were heavily attacked on the night of August 28th: fighting against the Bunerwals, the Gate of Surat divides upper and lower Surat, the peaks above Landakai are in the Bunerwals' country, 1916


Photograph, captioned Chakdara: distant view of 68th Durham Light Infantry camp, c.1915 - 1916


Photograph, captioned Chakdara camp: general view of the camp and valley looking north east, 1915 - 1916


Photograph, captioned Kashmir: on the road to Gulmarg changing horses, the cart is a "Tonga" , 1914


Photograph of a snow covered landscape, captioned Gulmarg [Gul - round, Marg - meadow] in April, c.1914


Photograph, captioned Kashmir: Gulmarg, c.1914


Photograph, captioned Kashmir: Gulmarg, club in foreground, polo ground to the left, golf course behind the club, hills are about 14,000 feet high , c.1914


Photograph, captioned Chakdara fort, bridge over the Surat river built in 1895, the three spans measure 1500 feet, North Western Frontier Province, India , 1915


Photograph of an unidentified soldier, captioned Outer block houses, c.1915


Photograph, captioned North Western Frontier Province, India, interior of Durham Light Infantry camp, looking north, Lurraine Pass in the distance, x shows the pass into Ghitral , 1915 - 1916


Photograph, captioned North Western Frontier Province, India, interior of Durham Light Infantry camp from within , 1915 - 1916


Photograph, captioned North Western Frontier Province, Chakdara, India, interior of Durham Light Infantry camp, looking north, snow hills on the Lurraine Pass about 10 miles away and 8,000 feet high , c.1915


Photograph of a group of soldiers beside a tent, captioned Paying out, 1915


Photograph of a marching column of soldiers captioned North Western Frontier Province, Chitral reliefs, passing through Chakdara , [India], 1917


Photograph of a marching column of soldiers captioned North Western Frontier Province, Chitral reliefs, passing through Chakdara , [India], 1917


Photograph of a marching column of soldiers captioned North Western Frontier Province, Chitral reliefs, passing through Chakdara , [India], 1917


Photograph, captioned North West Frontier raids, burning of Kat Fort, the day after an attack on the picquets, [India], 27 August 1915


Photograph, captioned The Durham Light Infantry in action against the [ ], shrapnel bursting on the opposite hill , 28 October 1915


Photograph, captioned North west Frontier Province, Chakdara, W.B.G. 68th Durham Light Infantry in winter kit, wearing a poshteen and log felt boots, a poshteen is a sheepskin turned inside out, the tent itself forms the roof of the dwelling dug out under ground for warmth , [India], 1915


Photograph captioned Camp at Chakdara from the bridge, [India], c.1915
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1st Battalion, India, 1915 - 1919 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/277 (1-95))

Photograph album of an unidentified officer of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in India, 1915 - 1919


Photograph of a view of an army camp, taken at Chakrana, India, 1915


Photograph of a view of an army camp, taken at Chakrana, India, 1915


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, playing hockey, taken at Chakrana Fort, India, 1915


Photograph of a view of Chakrana Fort, taken in India, 1915


Photograph of a view of an army camp after flooding, taken at Chakrana, India, 1916


Photograph of a view of an army camp after flooding, taken at Chakrana, India, 1916


Photograph of a view of snow-topped mountains [possibly the Himalayas], taken in India, 1916


Photograph of a view of snow-topped mountains [possibly the Himalayas], taken in India, 1916


Photograph of a rifle rack at an army camp [possibly Chakdara], taken in India, 1915


Photograph of the tents of 'A' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at an army camp, taken in India, 1915


Photograph, captioned Dressed to kill, showing two sergeants and a soldier of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, dressed for winter, taken in India, c.1915


Photograph, captioned 'Loots', showing a first class staff sergeant of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, talking to two Indian men with a monkey, at a roadside, taken in India, 1916


Photograph, captioned More 'Loots', showing a soldier of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with a group of Indian men at a fort, taken in India, 1916


Photograph of a view of an encampment, taken at Malakand, India, 1916


Photograph, captioned Band Chief, showing a soldier of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing outside a tent at an army camp, taken in India, 1916


Photograph of Indian boys eating sugar cane, taken in India, 1916


Photograph, captioned Native funeral, showing a man observing a funeral, taken in India, 1916


Photograph, captioned Milk maids ..., showing a group of Indian women, men, and soldiers, taken in India, 1916


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, playing rounders at a fort, taken in India, 1916


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, playing football at a fort, taken in India, 1916


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, playing football at a fort, taken in India, 1916


Photograph, captioned Woodcutter ..., showing a person, covered in a shawl, standing by a felled tree, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, 1916


Photograph of a view of Nowshera Boat Bridge, India, 1916


Photograph of three officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing beside a motorcar, taken in India, 1916


Photograph, captioned Family, showing a woman and three boys, standing in a garden, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, 1916


Photograph of Mrs. Lowe, and her daughters, Nellie, and Charlotte, in a garden, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, 1916


Photograph of a child, Nellie Lowe, standing in a garden, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, 1916


Photograph of four young girls, including Nellie Lowe, right, standing in a garden, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, 1916


Photograph of a young boy standing by a garden fence, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, 1916


Photograph of a young girl [possibly Nellie Lowe], taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, 1916


Photograph, captioned Mrs Kilgour, Wall, Shields, Lowe, showing four women standing in a garden, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, 1916


Photograph of a view of lookout post, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, 1916


Photograph of Sergeant Cooper, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and Mrs Cooper, taking a walk in the countryside, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, 1916


Photograph of Sergeant Cooper, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, Mrs Cooper, and Mrs Shields, right, standing on a road through the countryside, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, 1916


Photograph of Mrs Shields, resting on a rock by a roadside, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, 1916


Photograph, captioned Coopers, showing a woman standing by a rock, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, 1916


Photograph of Mrs Shields, standing on a road in the countryside, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, 1916


Photograph of a woman [possibly Mrs Shields] standing on a rocky path, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, 1916


Photograph of a man [possibly an officer] standing on a rocky path, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, 1916


Photograph of a woman [possibly Mrs Shields] standing by a garden fence, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, 1916


Photograph, captioned Mrs Luard's picnic ..., showing officers, and their families, having a picnic in the countryside, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, 1916


Photograph of officer, Shields, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and his wife, standing by a tree, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, 1916


Photograph of Mr and Mrs Kilgour, standing in a garden, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, 1916


Photograph of Mrs Kilgour, left, and Mrs Shields, right, standing by a tree, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, 1916


Photograph of a view of Nowshera Railway Bridge, taken in India, c.1916


Photograph of Mrs Shields, sitting on a swing, in a garden, taken in India [possibly Ghora Dhaka], c.1916


Photograph of Mrs Shields, left, and Mr and Mrs Kilgour, standing in a garden, taken in India [possibly Ghora Dhaka], c.1916


Photograph of Mrs Shields, standing in a garden, taken in India [possibly Ghora Dhaka], c.1916


Photograph of a building [possibly a church], taken at Karachi, India, 1916


Photograph, captioned All alone?, showing an Indian man, standing on a rock by a river [possibly while bathing], taken in India, c.1916


Photograph, captioned Tunnel on Road to Malakand, showing a horse-drawn carriage emerging from a tunnel, taken in India, c.1915


Photograph of a view of hills and open countryside, taken at Malakand Fort, India, c.1915


Photograph of the pipers and drummers of the 38th Dogras, playing at a fort, taken at Malakand, India, 1915


Photograph of a view of hills and open countryside, taken at Malakand Fort, India, 1915


Photograph of a view of Maxim Point, taken at Malakand, India, 1915


Photograph of a view of Malakand, taken in India, 1915


Photograph of the insignia of the 68th Durham Light Infantry, painted on a wall by a gate, taken at Malakand Fort, India, 1915


Photograph of a view of Maxim Point, taken at Malakand, India, 1915


Photograph of a view of Malakand Fort, taken in India, 1915


Photograph of a view of Malakand Fort, taken in India, 1915


Photograph of a view of Malakand Fort, taken in India, 1915


Photograph of a view of Malakand Fort, taken in India, 1915


Photograph of a dog, taken at Malakand, 1915


Photograph, captioned More K'nuts, showing two first class staff sergeants of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and an Indian man, taken at Malakand, India, 1915


Photograph, captioned Artillery Galloping into Action, showing mounted soldiers pulling an artillery gun across a plain, taken at Chakdara, India, 1916


Photograph, captioned Shaving under difficulties, showing an Indian man shaving an officer, taken at Chakdara, India, 1916


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with a searchlight, standing on a blockhouse, taken at Chakdara, India, 1916


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, constructing a camp, taken at Chakdara, India, 1916


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing by a rifle rack at a camp, taken at Chakdara, India, 1916


Photograph of a water station, taken at Chakdara, India, 1916


Photograph of a view of Chakdara Fort, taken in India, 1916


Photograph of a view of a bridge leading to Chakdara Fort, taken in India, 1916


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, playing football [possibly at Chakdara Fort], taken in India, 1 January 1916


Photograph, captioned From over the Border, showing a sergeant of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, talking to an Indian man with a camel, at a riverbank, taken in India, c.1916


Photograph of a colour party of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, 1 January 1919


Photograph of a colour party of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, 1 January 1919


Photograph of a soldier of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing at a camp gate, taken at Chakdara, India, c.1916


Photograph of a view of a Church of England church, taken at Malakand, India, c.1915


Photograph of a lookout tower at a camp, taken at Sadar Garhi, India, c.1915


Photograph of tents at a camp, taken at Sadar Garhi, India, c.1915


Photograph of a view of a pipe line, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, c.1915


Photograph of a badge of The Durham Light Infantry, attached to a rock face by a pipe line, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, c.1915


Photograph of a view of a Roman Catholic church, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, c.1915


Photograph of a view of a boat bridge, taken at Ghora Dhaka, India, c.1915


Photograph of a view of the fortifications of a camp, taken at Chakdara, India, c.1916


Photograph of a row of tents in a camp, taken at Chakdara, India, c.1916


Photograph, captioned Reliefs from Chitral ..., showing a convoy of soldiers on a plain, taken in India, 1917


Photograph, captioned Duff up, showing soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing around a table, at a camp, taken in India, c.1915


Photograph of an Indian woman and child walking over rough ground, taken in India, c.1915


Photograph, captioned English?, showing a soldier offering a mug to a sergeant of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in India, c.1915


Photograph, captioned Still working, showing soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, relaxing on a boat, on a river, taken in India, c.1915


Photograph of a view of a waterfall, taken in India, c.1915


Photograph of a young girl, Jessie, wearing a topee, taken in India, c.1915


Photograph of Captain J. Ferguson, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, playing tennis, taken in India, c.1915


Photograph of Company Sergeant-Major Bell, of the 'Borders', taken in India, c.1915
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Officers' mess of 1st Battalion, July 1921 - 1938 (Ref: D/DLI 2/1/278 (1-454))

Photograph album and scrapbook of the officers' mess of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry; July 1921 - 1938 Presented by Captain G.S. Fillingham, 1922


Photograph of the Colours of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, n.d.


Postcard photograph of two people travelling on a horse drawn cart, taken at Lubliniec [Lublinitz], Silesia, Poland, c.1920 - 1922


Postcard photograph, captioned The B.S.F. Armoured Train, showing officers standing by a train [possibly taken in Silesia, Poland], c.1921


Postcard photograph, captioned Silesian Chimney Sweep, showing a British soldier, with a bicycle, wearing four overseas service stripes on his sleeve, and two unidentified soldiers, talking to a chimney sweep, observed by two young boys, taken in Silesia, Poland, c.1920 - 1922


Postcard photograph of a group of men [possibly soldiers], and two girls, walking along a road, taken at Lubliniec [Lublinitz], Silesia, Poland, c.1920 - 1922


Postcard photograph of a group of soldiers [possibly mainly German], including a soldier on a horse, and a British soldier, taken at Raciborz [Ratibor], Poland, c. 1920 - 1922


Postcard photograph, captioned Garden Party D.H.Q., B.S.F....., showing soldiers gathered in a large, wooded, garden, taken at Strzelce Opolskie [Gross Strehlitz], Poland, c.1920


Postcard photograph, captioned Regimental At Home - Polo, showing soldiers and horses on a polo ground, taken at Opole [Oppeln], Poland, 1921


Photograph, captioned Regimental At Home - Polo, showing two British officers, and two French officers, conversing by a refreshments table, taken at Opole [Oppeln], Poland, 1921 The named officers are as follows: General le Rond, second left, General Gratier, second right, with back to camera, and Major-General Sir W.C.G. Heneker, right,


Postcard photograph, captioned Regimental At Home - Polo, showing two British, and one French officer, Morant, left, General Gratier, centre, and Major-General Sir W.C.G. Heneker, right, with their backs to camera, conversing by a refreshments table, taken at Opole [Oppeln], Poland, 1921


Photograph, captioned Regimental At Home - Polo, showing British and French officers, and women, gathered near a marquee tent, taken at Opole [Oppeln], Poland, 1921 The named officers are as follows: Colonel Mulliner, and Brigadier-General Kennedy


Photograph, captioned D.L.I. v. Brigade Team , showing soldiers playing polo, taken at Opole [Oppeln], Poland, 1921 The named officers are as follows: Ferguson, Holmes, Morant, R.B.Y. Simpson, Kennedy, Unthank


Photograph, captioned Regimental At Home - Polo, showing British and French soldiers, and civilians, gathered around a polo field, taken at Opole [Oppeln], Poland, 1921


Photograph, captioned Regimental At Home - Polo, showing British and French officers, and civilians, gathered around a polo field, taken at Opole [Oppeln], Poland, 1921 Named officers are as follows: Major-General Sir W.C.G. Heneker, Wallace, and Grey-Wilson


Photograph, captioned Regimental At Home - Polo, showing British and French soldiers, and civilians, gathered around a polo field, taken at Opole [Oppeln], Poland, 1921 Named officers are as follows: Grey-Wilson, and Wallace,


Photograph, captioned Regimental At Home - Polo, showing British and French officers, conversing near a refreshments table, with their backs to camera, taken at Opole [Oppeln], Poland, 1921 Named officers are as follows: General le Rond, left, Lieutenant-Colonel Morant, second left, Major-General Sir W.C.G. Heneker, second right, Brigadier-General Kennedy, right, and Grey-Wilson


Photograph, captioned John's Billet , showing an officer of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting outside a house with a family, taken at Kempa [Kepa], Poland, 1921


Photograph of a soldier of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on sentry duty, inspecting a man's papers, taken at 'Herby Post', Silesia, Poland, 1921


Photograph, captioned Polish Sentry, showing three soldiers sitting outside a hut, taken at 'Herby Post', Silesia, Poland, 1921


Photograph, captioned French, British and German Sentries, showing a soldier of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and other soldiers, standing by a hut, taken at 'Herby Post', Silesia, Poland, 1921


Postcard photograph, captioned Cricket in Silesia, 'Tarnowitz' v D.L.I ., showing a group of officers in cricket whites, taken at Silesia, Poland, 1920 Named officers are as follows: R.B.Y. Simpson, Yale, Daintree, Rennie, the Black Watch, D.A. Johnston, Kirby, O'Connor, the Royal Irish Regiment, Airey, Royal Army Service Corps, Morant, Cobb, the Royal Corps Signals, Matthews, Musson, the Royal Fusiliers, Matthews, the Royal Corps Signals


Postcard photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, arriving at Lubliniec [Lublinitz] railway station, Silesia, Poland, c.1921


Postcard photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, arriving at Lubliniec [Lublinitz] railway station, Silesia, Poland, c.1921


Postcard photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, arriving at Lubliniec [Lublinitz] railway station, Silesia, Poland, c.1921


Postcard photograph, with captions in Russian, Polish, and German, of 'Herby Post' on the border between Russia and Germany as it existed before the First World War, n.d.


Photograph of a view of a church, taken at Koszecin [Koschentin], Silesia, Poland


Photograph, captioned Prince Hohenlohe's Schloss, showing three soldiers [possibly of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry] sitting with a sledge, outside a mansion, taken at Koszecin [Koschentin], Silesia, Poland, 1922


Photograph of Private Irish [possibly of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry], sitting by a sledge, outside a mansion, taken at Koszecin [Koschentin], Silesia, Poland, 1922


Photograph, captioned Before the B.S.F. came, showing a car crossing a damaged bridge, taken at Raciborz [Ratibor], Silesia, Poland, c.1920


Photograph of officers, Stobart and Unthank, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, wearing ice skates, standing in frozen parkland, taken at Raciborz [Ratibor], Poland, 1922


Photograph of Karl, Prinz Hohenlohe, formerly of the Kaiser's Guard Cavalry, taken at Koszecin [Koschentin], Silesia, Poland, 1921


Photograph of a crowd of civilians, and soldiers and bandsmen of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on an Armistice Day parade, taken in Victoria Square, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 11 November 1926


Postcard photograph of 'Yate', Officer Commanding, British Expeditionary Force, leading 'B' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, past a group of British and French officers, taken at Bergenland, Austria - Hungary, 1921


Propaganda leaflet produced by communists during the Austria - Hungary plebiscite, 1921


Postcard photograph of 'Yate', Officer Commanding, British Expeditionary Force, leading 'B' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, including officers R.Q.F. Johnston, and Stobart, down a street, taken at Bergenland, Austria - Hungary, 1921


Postcard photograph of officers, Stobart, left, foreground, Airey, second left, foreground, and R.Q.F. Johnston, right, foreground, with 'Yate', Officer Commanding, British Expeditionary Force, second right, foreground, and soldiers of 'B' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, including 'Brad', left, and 'Biff', right, taken at Bergenland, Austria - Hungary, 1921


Propaganda leaflet produced by communists during the Austria - Hungary plebiscite, 1921


Postcard photograph of officers, Stobart, left, foreground, Airey, second left, foreground, and R.Q.F. Johnston, right, foreground, with 'Yate', Officer Commanding, British Expeditionary Force, second right, foreground, and soldiers of 'B' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Bergenland, Austria - Hungary, 1921


Photograph of a view of a building, described as Nagyczenk, Grof Szechenyi Kastely, used as headquarters of British forces in Hungary, taken at Bergenland, Austria - Hungary, 1921


Photograph of the grave of Lieutenant H. Wynne [Harold Wynn], 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Opole [Oppeln], Silesia, Poland, 1921


Postcard photograph of Major-General Sir W.C.G. Heneker, Knight Commander of the Order of the Bath, Distinguished Service Order, General Officer Commanding B.S.F., 1921


Booklet of sketches of views of the British Section Inter-Allied Administrative and Plebiscite Commission, Upper Silesia, [Poland], given to Lieutenant-Colonel Morant and the officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, by Major-General and Lady Heneker, 1922


Sketch of a view of a town in Upper Silesia, Poland, c.1921


Sketch of women at a market in Upper Silesia, Poland, c.1921


Sketch of a view of a river and bridge in Upper Silesia, Poland, c.1921


Sketch of three officers engaged in conversation, Poland, c.1921


Postcard sent by the 2nd Group of the 21st Regiment of Artillery, part of the French 46th Division in Upper Silesia, Poland, to The Durham Light Infantry, with New Year Greetings, 26 December 1921


Postcard, sending Christmas and New Year greetings from the Italian Army in Upper Silesia, Poland, 23 December 1921


Christmas greetigs card of the Royal Artillery, British Forces in Upper Silesia, [Poland], addressed to Lieutenant-Colonel Morant and the officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1921


Illustrated Christmas greetings card of the Royal Artillery, British Forces in Upper Silesia, [Poland], 1921


Letter of thanks from Her Royal Highness Princess Mary to Lieutenant-Colonel H.H. Morant and the officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 28 December 1921


Copy of a list of officers of the 68th Regiment of Foot, Jersey, Channel Islands, 1755 - 1758


Group photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken during brigade training at Catterick, Yorkshire, 1924 Back row: Mc Coy, R.Q.F. Johnston, Perceval-Maxwell, F.H. Simpson, R.B.Y. Simpson, J.H. Brown, Lang, Stobart, O'Brien Front row, seated: Ferguson, Yate, Turner, Lieutenant-Colonel A.E. Irvine, Taylor, Hasted, Dryden, Rathborne Seated on ground: Kirby, Stallard


Photograph of Colonel Morant, centre and officer, Ferguson, left, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and an officer of a Scottish regiment, right, taken on an exercise during brigade training, at Catterick, Yorkshire, 1924


Photograph of Colonel Morant, centre, and officer, Ferguson, left, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and an officer of a Scottish regiment, right, taken on an exercise during brigade training, at Catterick, Yorkshire, 1924


Portrait photographs of officers of the 1st Battalion, Winnipeg Light Infantry, (10th Battalion C.E.F.), 1925-1926 Captain R.J. Mc Lean, Quartermaster; Major W. Winsby, Paymaster; Major H.M. Marsden, Volunteer Decoration, Officer Commanding 'C' Company; Lieutenant-Colonel C.M. Ackland, Military Cross, Volunteer Decoration, Officer Commanding; Major W.T. Colclough, Second in Command; Major J.A. Acheson, Officer Commanding 'D' Company; Major E.C. Banks, Adjutant; Captain Leo S. Warde; Major N.R. Nagle, Officer Commanding 'B' Company; Colonel J.F. Mitchell, Honorary Colonel; Lieutenant-Colonel H.A. Carman, Honorary Lieutenant-Colonel; Major E.I. Waller, Officer Commanding 'A' Company; Captain D. Gardner, Military Cross; Major T. Fraser, Chaplain; Captain M.R. Blake; Captain L.B. M c Nicol; Lieutenant A.V. Ashley; Lieutenant R.J. Delaney; Lieutenant R.N. Mansbergh, Musketry Officer; Captain F.O. Storey, Cadet Officer; Lieutenant S. Loughseed; Lieutenant C.S. Booth, Signalling Officer; Lieutenant W.S. Jones, Distinguished Conduct Medal


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on parade during an annual inspection, taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926


Photograph of soldiers of 'C' Company of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on parade during annual inspection, taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926


Photograph of a rugby team [possibly of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry], taken before the first round of the Army Rugby Cup, at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926


Photograph of a rugby match between the West Yorkshire Regiment and [possibly] the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926


Photograph of a rugby match between the West Yorkshire Regiment and [possibly] the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926


Group photograph of a hockey team [possibly of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry], taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1927 Named soldiers are as follows: Kimm, Churchill, Kirby, and Davis,


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in civilian dress, and women, inspecting a table of trophies at a sports meeting, taken at Cliftonville Cricket Ground, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926 Those named are as follows: Auten, Lieutenant-Colonel Irvine, C. Lowe, and Mrs Irvine


Photograph of Corporal Walker, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, left, receiving a prize from Lieutenant-Colonel Irvine, second left, and Mrs Irvine, observed by officer F.H. Simpson, right, taken at Cliftonville Cricket Ground, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, officiating at the start of a mile running race at an annual sports event, taken at Cliftonville Cricket Ground, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926 Named officers are as follows: Lowe, Kirby, Yate, Dand Maxwell, Richardson, Matthews, Taylor, M cCoy


Photograph of a 'tilting the bucket' event, with officer, Richardson, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, officiating, taken at Cliftonville Cricket Ground, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926


Photograph of a tug-of-war match between officers and sergeants of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, during an annual sports event, taken at Cliftonville Cricket Ground, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926 Named officers are as follows: F.H. Simpson, Wilson, Kirby, Stallard, Heslop, J.H. Brown, Lieutenant J.G. Folkard, Lang, Maxwell, Auten, Arderne


Photograph of sergeants of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, competing in a race at an annual sports event, taken at Cliftonville Cricket Ground, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, officiating as judges at an annual sports event, taken at Cliftonville Cricket Ground, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926 Named officers are as follows: Dand, J.H. Brown, Lieutenant J.G. Folkard, Mason, Maxwell, Kirby, Wilson, Richardson, McCoy, F.H. Simpson, Taylor, Auten, Matthews, and Yate


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, competing in a race at an annual sports event, taken at Cliftonville Cricket Ground, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926 Named officers are as follows: Matthews, Yate, Lieutenant-Colonel Irvine, Lowe, Stallard, Lang, Taylor, F.H. Simpson, and Heslop


Photograph of Corporal Walker, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, left, receiving a prize from Lieutenant-Colonel Irvine, second left, and Mrs Irvine, observed by officer F.H. Simpson, right, taken at Cliftonville Cricket Ground, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926


Photograph of Major-General Ready, left, Lieutenant-Colonel Irvine, second left, and officer Lang, second right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and Colonel Rowan Hamilton, right, inspecting horses, taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing outside a building, taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 25 December 1926 Left to right: Lowe, Freel, Regimental Sergeant-Major Makeham, Lieutenant-Colonel Irvine, Churchill, Dryden, Wilson, Lavie, Dand, and Wiehe


Photograph, captioned Opening of Parliament, showing soldiers and bandsmen of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching on a parade ground, taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926


Photograph, captioned Opening of Parliament, showing soldiers and bandsmen of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing to attention on a parade ground, taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926


Photograph of Regimental Sergeant-Major Makeham, left, officer Dryden, second left, Lieutenant-Colonel Irvine, centre, officer 'Drage' Stanton, and officer, Lowe, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing on a parade ground, taken on the arrival of the battalion in Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926


Photograph of a rugby team [possibly of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry], taken at Ballykinler, Northern Ireland, 1926 - 1927 Left to right: Murray, Bentley, Walker, Sladden, Walsh, Newbitt, Hepton, Richardson, Metcalfe, R.B.Y. Simpson, Brown, Maxwell, F.H. Simpson, Dand, Kirby


Postcard photograph of the Curragh Cup [a shooting competition cup won by the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry in 1925 and 1927], n.d.


Postcard photograph of the Queen Victoria Cup [a shooting competition cup won by the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in 1925 and 1927, runners up in 1926], n.d.


Photograph of the Curragh Cup [a shooting competition cup won by the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry in 1925 and 1927], n.d.


Photograph of 'D' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching past Major-General Ready, at an annual inspection, taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926 Named officers are as follows: Mc Coy, Lang, Taylor, and Lieutenant J.G. Folkard


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching on a parade ground, taken during an annual inspection at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926


Group photograph of the cricket team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1927 Back row: Golightly, Dudley, Rason, Fellowes, Browne, Bush Front row: Wilson, Yate, Matthews, Kirby, Hutson


Group photograph of the cricket teams of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and the 'H.L.I.', taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1927


Photograph of Sergeant Barnes, 'C' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, receiving the Curragh Cup from Mrs Matthews, observed by officers, Kirby, and Hibbert, taken at Ballykinler, Northern Ireland, 1927


Photograph of Major-General Ready inspecting soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, , taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1927 Named officers are as follows: J.H. Brown, B.M. Fricker, Stopford-Sackville, Major-General Ready, Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, Tagg


Photograph of Major-General Ready inspecting soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1927 Named officers are as follows: Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, Wishe, Tagg, Heslop, Stopford-Sackville, Major-General Ready, F.H. Simpson, Rowan, Hamilton, Yate, Rathborne


Group photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken before a dinner with officers of the United States destroyers Tracy and Boric , taken at taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1927 Standing: Heslop, Pemberton, Genders, Royal Army Service Corps, F.H. Simpson, Richardson, Dryden, Mason, unidentified, unidentified, Lieutenant J.G. Folkard, Lang, unidentified, White, Royal Army Service Corps, 'Pop' Festing, Royal Engineers Seated: Matthews, Brandt, Manger, Perry, Tagg


Group photograph of the rugby team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry,taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926 -1927 Back row: Reed, Walker, Metcalfe, Richardson, Hogarth, Arderne, Metcalfe Front row, seated: Newbitt, Dand, Kirby, Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, F.H. Simpson, Mason, Bentley Seated on ground: Norton, Wilson, Hepton


Group photograph of the hockey team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926 -1927 Back row: Bush, Walker, Monks, Burt, Bolam, Browne, Bewick Front row: Makeham, Lowe, Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, Kirby, Bentley


Postcard photograph, captioned D.L.I. Torchbearers, showing an aerial view of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, forming themselves into 'ULSTER', taken at the Northern Ireland Military Tattoo, Belfast, 1926


Postcard photograph, captioned D.L.I. Torchbearers, showing a view of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, forming themselves into 'ULSTER', taken at the Northern Ireland Military Tattoo, Belfast, 1926


Postcard photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on parade at the opening of the Northern Ireland Parliament, taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1926 Named officers are as follows: Company Sergeant-Major Mason, Taylor, Dand, F.H.Simpson


Photograph of aeroplanes [probably of the Royal Air Force] flying above an anniversary parade for the Battle of the Somme, taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1 July 1927


Photograph of an aeroplane [probably of the Royal Air Force] flying above an anniversary parade for the Battle of the Somme, taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1 July 1927


Photograph of soldiers, sailors, and military and civic dignitaries, standing on and around a podium during an anniversary parade for the Battle of the Somme, taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1 July 1927 Those named are as follows: Sergeant Forster, Lance-Corporal Hyland, the Duke of Abercorn, Major-General Ready


Photograph of soldiers, sailors, and military and civic dignitaries, standing on and around a podium during an anniversary parade for the Battle of the Somme, taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1 July 1927


Photograph, captioned Guard of Honour under Heslop, showing a group of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken during an anniversary parade for the Battle of the Somme, at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1 July 1927


Photograph of military and civic dignitaries, observing an anniversary parade for the Battle of the Somme, taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1 July 1927 Those named are as follows: Major-General Ready, Sir C. Wickham, Inspector General, the Royal Ulster Constabulary, and officer Dryden, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry


Photograph, captioned East Antrim Harriers - Regimental 'At Home' , showing officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on horseback, with a pack of beagles, about to begin a fox hunt, taken at Ballynure, Northern Ireland, October 1927 Named officers are as follows: Wishe, Lang, Heslop, Dryden, and Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews


Photograph of officers and civilians sitting around outdoor dining tables at an annual sports event, taken at Campbell College, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1927 Named officers are as follows: Dryden, Lieutenant-Colonel Robinson, Royal Army Service Corps, and Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews


Photograph, captioned East Antrim Harriers - Regimental 'At Home', showing a group of women riders and spectators standing outside a school building at the start of a fox hunt, taken at Ballynure, Northern Ireland, October 1927 Women named are as follows: Mrs Churchill, Mrs Robinson, and Mrs Taylor


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on horses, standing at the start of a point-to-point race of the East Antrim Harriers, taken at Lisnalinchy, Northern Ireland, 1927 Left to right: Wilson, Stallard, J.B. Johnston, Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, Dryden, Mason, Lang, Wiehe, Heslop, Stobart


Photograph of officers, Heslop, left, Wilson, centre, and Lang, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, competing in a point-to-point race, taken at Lisnalinchy, Northern Ireland, 1927


Photograph of the memorial tablet to Lieutenant-Colonel John Cross, Knight of the Royal Guelphic Order of Hanover, 68th (Durham) Light Infantry, taken at Killyleagh Church, Northern Ireland, c.1924


Group photograph of officers of The Durham Light Infantry at a reunion dinner, taken at Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 19 November 1926


Photograph of the shooting team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with the Victoria Cup, taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1927 Back row: McNally, Peacock, Houghton, Page, Marshall, Pritchard Front row: Makeham, Kirby, Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, F.H. Simpson, Browne


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, presenting long service medals to an unidentified soldier, right, Band-Sergeant M c Glade, left, and Company Sergeant-Major Johnston, centre, taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1927


Group photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1927 Back row: Richardson, F.H. Simpson, O'Brien, Dand Second row: Auten, Kirby, Arderne, Lieutenant J.G. Folkard, Mason, Lang, Stallard, Cousens Front row: Rathborne, Dryden, Wiehe, Hasted, Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, Tagg, Heslop, Goldschmidt, Lowe


Photograph of a Colour of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, n.d.


Photograph of a Colour of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, n.d.


Cartoon, taken from The Tatler, entitled Mistletoe Methods, by Hawke, with additional inscriptions by officers, Lang, R.B.Y. Simpson, and T. de Rougement of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 30 November 1928


Photograph of the rugby teams of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and the Somerset Light Infantry, taken at the final of the Egyptian Command Rugby Cup, Cairo, Egypt, 1927 - 1928 Named Durham Light Infantry soldiers are as follows: Walker, Hepton, Beddow, Norton, Metcalfe, Mason, Dand, Hogarth, Kirby, Poett, Richardson, F.H. Simpson, Arderne, Bentley Named Somerset Light Infantry soldiers are as follows: Swayne, Philby, Thicknesse


Cartoon, taken from The Tatler, entitled The Second-Lieutenant who joined his regiment complete with wife,part 1, 6 January 1929


Cartoon, taken from The Tatler, entitled The Second-Lieutenant who joined his regiment complete with wife,part 2, 6 January 1929


Photograph of a view of an officers' mess, taken at Mustapha Barracks, Alexandria, Egypt, c.1927


Photograph of a view of an officers' quarters, taken at Mustapha Barracks, Alexandria, Egypt, c.1927


Photograph of a view of Mustapha Barracks, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, c.1927


Photograph of Lieutenant-General Sir Peter Strickland inspecting soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, c.1927


Photograph, captioned The Leicester Regiment , showing an open air boxing match, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, c.1927


Photograph, captioned Children's swimming sports, showing a military band, soldiers, and civilians on a beach, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, July 1928


Photograph, captioned Children's swimming sports, showing officers Hanmer, and Lowe of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, officer Field, Royal Army Service Corps, and officer Wilson, 'A.E.C.', standing in the sea, with a raft, observing children competing in a swimming competition, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, July 1928


Photograph of soldiers and civilians gathered around a sports ground to observe an annual sports event, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, November 1928


Photograph of a Finnish man [possibly a soldier], Nardini, competing in a relay race, observed by officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, November 1928 Named officers are as follows: Lowe, Congreve, Percy, Dryden, Hasted, Wiehe, and Rogers


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and civilians, taking refreshments at outdoor tables during an annual sports event, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, November 1928


Photograph of polo players competing in the final of the Gordon Cup, taken at Cairo, Egypt, February 1929


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in polo kit, holding the Gordon Cup, taken at Cairo, Egypt, February 1929


Photograph of polo players competing in the final of the Gordon Cup, taken at Cairo, Egypt, February 1929


Photograph of polo players competing in the final of the Gordon Cup, taken at Cairo, Egypt, February 1929


Photograph of polo players competing in the final of the Gordon Cup, taken at Cairo, Egypt, February 1929


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, left, in polo kit, and officers Poett, second left, in polo kit, R.B.Y. Simpson, second right, in polo kit, and Percy, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, waiting to receive the Gordon Cup, taken at Cairo, Egypt, February 1929


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, receiving the Gordon Cup from Lady Strickland, taken at Cairo, Egypt, February 1929


Photograph, captioned 'B' Team - Winners of Subsidiary, showing officers Poett, left, Wiehe, second left, Dryden, second right, and F.H. Simpson, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on horses, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, September 1928


Photograph, captioned Regimental Shoot , showing officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, a woman, and local people, standing by rowing boats on a lake, taken at El Korsched, Egypt, February 1929 Those named are as follows: 'Interpreter', de Bunsen, Heslop, and Mrs de Bunsen


Photograph, captioned Quail Shooting, showing officers Heslop, left, and de Bunsen, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with Mrs de Bunsen, and local people, taken at El Korsched, Egypt, April 1929


Photograph, captioned Regimental Duck Shoot , showing officer Hanmer, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting with local men, taken at El Korsched, Egypt, January 1929


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and local men, crossing a lake on a ferry, taken during a duck shoot, at El Korsched, Egypt, December 1928 Left to right: 'Interpreter', O'Brien, Hasted, Congreve, Poett, Heslop


Photograph of officers, Heslop, left, and Vaux, second left, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with an interpreter, right, and local men, crossing a lake on a ferry, taken at El Korsched, Egypt, November 1928


Photograph of the rugby team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, competing in a match against a team of the 12th Lancers, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, 1928 Named officers are as follows: R.B.Y. Simpson, Stallard, Poett, F.H. Simpson, Mason, and Lang


Photograph of an army rugby team, including members of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Cairo, Egypt, January 1928 Back row: Sergeant Metcalfe, Thicknesse, Somerset Light Infantry, Uniake, Royal Tank Corps, Poett, Richardson, unidentified, unidentified Front row, seated: named soldiers comprise, Welchman, Royal Engineers, Middleton, Royal Army Service Corps, Hinde, Royal Army Service Corps, Swayne, Somerset Light Infantry Seated on ground: F.H. Simpson, Kirby


Photograph of the rugby team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry competing in a match against the 12th Lancers, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, 1928 Named officers are as follows: Stallard, Lang, Richardson, and Mason


Photograph of officer, Cousens, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, fishing on a beach, taken at Sidi Bishr, Egypt, 1929


Silhouette, by officer, Hasted, of officers Heslop, left, Arderne, centre, and Cousens, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1920s


Silhouette, by officer, Hasted, of Lieutenant J.G. Folkard, left, Heslop, centre, and Cousens, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1920s


Silhouette, by officer, Hasted, of officer, 'Johnnie' Cousens, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1920s


Silhouette, by officer, Hasted, of officer, 'Dad' Heslop, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1920s


Silhouette, by officer, Hasted, of officer, 'Boko' Lieutenant J.G. Folkard, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1920s


Silhouette, by officer, Hasted, of officers, Hasted, left, and Arderne, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1920s


Silhouette, by officer, Hasted, of officer, 'Joe' Hasted, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1920s


Aerial photograph, captioned Brigade Training Area, showing a desert region, taken at Helwan, Egypt, March 1929


Aerial photograph, captioned Brigade Training Area, showing a desert region, taken at Helwan, Egypt, March 1929


Photograph, captioned Brigade Training, showing a view of Mena army camp, taken near Cairo, Egypt, March 1928


Photograph of a view of the Sphinx, taken from the top of a pyramid, near Cairo, Egypt, March 1928


Photograph of a view of the Mena House Hotel, taken from the top of a pyramid, near Cairo, Egypt, March 1928


Photograph, captioned Command Manoeuvres - Battalion Bivouac, showing soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, encamping on a desert plain, taken at Beni Yusef, Egypt, March 1928


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, resting during a training exercise in the desert, taken at El Shurafa, Egypt, March 1929 Left to right: Vaux, R.B.Y. Simpson, Hanmer, Hasted, Stallard, Turner, Poett, Richardson, Mason


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taking refreshment during a desert training exercise, taken at El Shurafa, Egypt, March 1929


Photograph of officer, Joseph Rathborne, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, shaving, during a break in a desert training exercise, taken at Beni Yusef, Egypt, 1928


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and women, gathered in and around motor car, taken at Helwan, Egypt, 1929 Left to right: Poett, Mason, F.H. Simpson, Hanmer, Mrs Congreve, Turner, Mrs Percy, Mrs E.T. Peel, R.B.Y. Simpson, Heslop, Matthews, Percy


Photograph of officer, 'Johnnie' Cousens, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, washing outside a tent, taken at Helwan, Egypt, 1929


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and women, gathered in and around motor car, taken at Helwan, Egypt, 1929 Left to right: Mason, Mrs Congreve, Mrs E.T. Peel, F.H. Simpson, Heslop, Matthews


Photograph of Major Croker, Royal Army Medical Corps, left, and officer Congreve, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, right, dressing at an encampment, taken at El Shurafa, Egypt, 1929


Photograph, captioned 'Dad' at rest, showing an officer [possibly officer Heslop, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry] relaxing on the ground during a training exercise, taken in Egypt [possibly El Shurafa], 1929


Photograph, captioned Dinner Halt, showing soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, resting during a desert training exercise, taken in Egypt [possibly El Shurafa], 1929


Photograph of the polo ponies, and grooms, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, April 1929


Photograph of the polo ponies, and grooms, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, April 1929


Message form concerning the result of the final of the Command Cup [a polo competition] between The Durham Light Infantry and the King's Regiment in Egypt, 1929


Photograph, captioned 'C' Company resting, showing soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light, and horses, resting in the desert, during a training exercise, taken at Sidi Bishr, Egypt, 1928


Photograph, captioned 'C' Company's shooting camp, showing officers Kirby, left, O'Brien, centre, and Hanmer, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, relaxing outside a tent in the desert, taken at Spouting Rocks, Sidi Bishr, Egypt, 1928


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taking refreshment during a desert training exercise, taken at El Shurafa, Egypt, March 1929 Left to right: Congreve, Heslop, Poett, Hanmer, Mason, Vaux, Turner, Hasted, Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, Wiehe, Rathborne


Photograph of officers Stallard, left, O'Brien, second left, Folkard, second right, and Rathborne, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, conversing during a desert training exercise, taken at Sidi Bishr, Egypt, 1929


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, relaxing during a desert training exercise, taken at Sidi Bishr, Egypt, 1929 Left to right: Mason, Cousens, Stallard, O'Brien, Lieutenant J.G. Folkard


Photograph, captioned Quail Shooting, showing officers Congreve, left, and O'Brien, centre, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and a man, 'Khori', relaxing during a hunting trip, taken in Egypt [possibly at El Korsched], April 1928


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and family members, watching the final of the Alexandria Area Senior Football Cup, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, 1928 Left to right: Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, Mc Cullagh, Mrs Matthews, F.H. Simpson, Lowe, Miss Lowe, Miss Lowe, Mrs Lowe


Photograph, captioned Polo Pony Parade, showing officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, inspecting a pony, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, 1928 Left to right: Cousens, Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, Percy, Goldschmidt, Heslop


Photograph, captioned Polo Pony Parade, showing officers of the 1st Battalion, Then Durham Light Infantry, inspecting a pony [out of camera], taken at Alexandria, Egypt, 1928 Left to right: Goldschmidt, Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, Peter Wilson, the 'Royals', Percy


Caricature, captioned Boko's morning chocolate, and described as 'a successful N.A.A.F.I. advertisement', showing a caricature 'cave man' eating chocolate, n.d.


Group photograph of the regimental football team of The Durham Light Infantry, winners of the Command Cup, and Command Shield, finalists in the Sultans Cup, taken in Egypt, 1928 - 1929 Back row: Cope, Lalley, Storey, Riddle, Taylor, Sergeant Coleman Front row, seated: Boyle, Lieutenant Stallard, Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, Regimental Sergeant-Major Makeham, White Seated on ground: Murray, Machin, Corporal Cowell, Corporal Fulton, Green


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, forming a guard of honour for His Excellency Sir Percy Loraine, British High Commissioner to Egypt [standing to the left of a motor car], taken at the Sidi Gaber Station, Alexandria, Egypt, 13 September 1929 Named officers are as follows: Heslop, and Rogers


Photograph, captioned 'A' Team - Halim Cup, showing a polo team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on horses, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, June 1928 The officers are as follows: Kirby, left, Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, second left, Percy, second right, and Heslop, right


Photograph, captioned 'A' Team - Runners-Up to XII Lancers, showing a polo team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on horseback, comprising, Goldschmidt, left, R.B.Y. Simpson, second left, Percy, second right, and Heslop, right, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, September 1928


Photograph, captioned 'B' Team, showing a polo team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on horses, comprising, Poett, left, Wiehe, second left, Dryden, second right, and F.H. Simpson, right, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, September 1928


Photograph of the regimental polo team of The Durham Light Infantry, winners of the Gordon Cup, comprising, Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, left, seated, R.B.Y. Simpson, second left, standing, Poett, second right, standing, and Percy, right, seated, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, 1928


Group photograph of the band of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, 1928 Named soldiers are as follows: Lance-Corporal Dyne, Lance-Corporal Bond, Sergeant Goddard, Mr Ricker, Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, Lieutenant R.B.Y. Simpson, Sergeant McGlade, Lance-Corporal Monks


Envelope addressed to 'Lieutenant G.O'C. Rogers' from the [French] 'Cabinet du President du Conseil des Ministres', c.1929


Group photograph of the shooting team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, winners of the Congreve Cup, taken at Cairo, Egypt, 1929 Second row: Company Sergeant-Major Bentley, Sergeant Browne, Corporal Oliphant, Sergeant Metcalfe, Corporal Sullivan, Corporal Fellows, Sergeants Sedman, Mason, and Wray Front row, seated: Regimental Sergeant-Major Makeham, Lieutenant Cousens, Captain Hasted, Lieutenant R.B.Y. Simpson, Lieutenant F.H. Simpson, Company Sergeant-Major Bewick, Seated on ground: Corporal Whaley, Corporal Hepton


Photograph, captioned Cups won at Command S.A. Meeting, showing a collection of trophies, taken at Cairo, Egypt, 1929 Top: Congreve Cup Middle: Officers and Warrant Officers' Cup, Best Private - Rifle, Individual Revolver Bottom: Snipers' Cup, Best Private - Revolver, Revolver Team Cup, Best Officer - Revolver, Snipers' Cup


Photograph, captioned Winners of Revolver Cup at Command S.A. Meeting, showing soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, holding revolvers, with a trophy, taken at Cairo, Egypt, 1929 Standing: Howard, Regimental Sergeant-Major Makeham, Sergeant Browne, Sheppard Seated Captain Hasted, Lieutenant R.B.Y. Simpson


Photograph, captioned Winners of Officers and W.O.s Falling Plate Competition, showing officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, holding rifles, with a trophy, taken at Cairo, Egypt, 1929 Standing: Company Sergeant-Major Bentley, Lieutenant Cousens, Lieutenant F.H. Simpson, Company Sergeant-Major Bewick Seated: Captain Hasted, Lieutenant R.B.Y. Simpson


Newspaper cutting concerning the Egyptian Command Small Arms Meeting, held on the Abbassia Ranges, Cairo, Egypt, 15 - 18 October 1929


Newspaper cutting concerning the Egyptian Command Small Arms Meeting, held on the Abbassia Ranges, Cairo, Egypt, 15 - 18 October 1929


Christmas greetings card from the King of Siam, in Siamese, 1929


Translation of a Christmas greetings card from the King of Siam, 1929


Photograph of Lady Strickland presenting the Gordon Cup [a polo trophy] to officer Percy, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Cairo, Egypt, 1930


Photograph, captioned After winning the Gordon Cup, showing a polo team of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, comprising, officers, Dand, left, R.B.Y. Simpson, second left, Heslop, second right, and Percy, right, taken at Cairo, Egypt, 1930


Photograph, captioned Regimental Team - Winners of Gordon Cup, a polo team comprising of officers Percy, left, seated, Dand, second left, standing, Heslop, second right, standing, and R.B.Y. Simpson, right, seated, with trophies, taken at Cairo, Egypt, 1930


Photograph of the regimental polo team of The Durham Light Infantry, on horses, comprising, officers, Dand, left, on White Queen, Heslop, second left, on Kruger , Percy, second right, on Kitty, and R.B.Y. Simpson, right, on Chatni, taken at Cairo, Egypt, 1930


Photograph, captioned Advance Party on the way out - 'A' and 'C' Companies, showing soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, relaxing in the desert during a training exercise, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph, captioned Advance Party on the way out - 'A' and 'C' Companies, showing soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, relaxing in the desert during a training exercise, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph of a view of an encampment in the desert, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph of a view of an encampment in the desert, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, attending to tent at an encampment, during a storm, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph of a view of an encampment in the desert, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph of a view of a flooded encampment in the desert, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph of a view of a flooded encampment in the desert, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph of horses standing in a flooded encampment, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph, captioned The long trek to water, showing the silhouettes of mounted soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, travelling across a desert plain, taken in Egypt [possibly Idku], 1930


Photograph, captioned The long trek to water, showing the silhouettes of mounted soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, travelling across a desert plain, taken in Egypt [possibly Idku], 1930


Photograph of officers R.B.Y. Simpson, left, F.H. Simpson, second left, Rathborne, second right, and Kirby, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing by packing boxes at an encampment, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph, captioned Tired and fed up, showing a horse, resting on the ground at an encampment, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph of officers, R.B.Y. Simpson, left, F.H. Simpson, centre, and Rathborne, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, conversing at an encampment, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph of a group of officers and soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing in an encampment, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph of a group of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing in an encampment, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph, captioned Rathborne, showing three officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, throwing an officer into the water at a flooded encampment, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph of a group of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing in an encampment, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph of officers R.B.Y. Simpson, left, and Heslop, right, conversing at an encampment, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph of a group of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing in an encampment, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, standing by packing boxes at an encampment, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph, captioned Sergeants mess caterer on guard, showing a soldier of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting on a box, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, packing up equipment at an encampment, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph of local men packing up equipment at an encampment, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph of sergeants of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with packed boxes and kit bags, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph of soldiers of 'A' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with kit bags, ready to leave an encampment, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, pushing a truck at a flooded encampment, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph of soldiers of 'C' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with kit bags, ready to leave an encampment, taken at Idku, Egypt, February 1930


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching to Idku Station, taken in Egypt, February 1930


Photograph of a display by Royal Air Force aeroplanes, taken in Egypt, March 1930


Photograph of a display by Royal Air Force aeroplanes, taken in Egypt, March 1930


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, resting in the desert during a training exercise, taken in Egypt, March 1930


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, resting in the desert during a training exercise, taken in Egypt, March 1930


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, washing their feet, taken during a training exercise in Egypt, March 1930


Photograph of soldiers of 'A' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, resting in the desert during a training exercise, taken in Egypt, March 1930


Photograph of officers gathered around tables, taking refreshment, taken during a training exercise in Egypt, March 1930 Named officers are as follows: Thompson, the Royal Army Medical Corps, Heslop, and Bowdrey, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry


Photograph of an officers' mess cookhouse at an encampment, taken during a training exercise in Egypt, March 1930


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taking refreshment at a table in an encampment, taken during a training exercise in Egypt, March 1930 Named officers are as follows: Greenwell, left, seated, Forrester, second left, standing, Heslop, second right, standing, and Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, right, seated


Photograph of Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting in a bivouac, putting on boots, taken during a training exercise in Egypt, March 1930


Photograph of officer Percy, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in a sleeping bag, taken during a training exercise in Egypt, March 1930


Photograph, captioned The blow-lamp at work ..., showing Lieutenant J.G. Folkard, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, shaving, in a sleeping bag, taken during a training exercise in Egypt, March 1930


Photograph of officer, Bowdrey, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in a bivouac, taken during a training exercise in Egypt, March 1930


Photograph of Major Thompson, the Royal Army Medical Corps, sitting on a sleeping bag, taken during a training exercise in Egypt, March 1930


Photograph of officer, Vaux, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in a bivouac, drinking from a mug, taken during a training exercise in Egypt, March 1930


Photograph of officer, Percy, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, washing his face, taken during a training exercise in Egypt, March 1930


Photograph of officer, Wiehe, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, relaxing on a sleeping bag, taken during a training exercise in Egypt, March 1930


Photograph of officer, Mason, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in a sleeping bag, drinking from a mug, taken during a training exercise in Egypt, March 1930


Battalion Orders by Lieutenant-Colonel J.O.C. Hasted, D.S.O., concerning the Dance Committee, Mustapha Barracks, Alexandria, Egypt, 27 March [1930]


Battalion Orders by Lieutenant-Colonel J.O.C. Hasted, D.S.O., concerning the Dance Committee, Mustapha Barracks, Alexandria, Egypt, 28 March [1930]


Letter from Lieutenant-General E.P. Stickland, Commanding Officer of British Troops in Egypt, to Lieutenant-Colonel C.L. Matthews, Commanding Officer, the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, expressing appreciation of the battalion's service in Egypt, 3 April 1930


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, forming a guard of honour for His Excellency Sir Percy Loraine, British High Commissioner to Egypt, taken in Egypt 1930 Named officers are as follows: Company Sergeant-Major Pearce, Heslop, Vaux, and Lang


Photograph of the H.M.T. Somersetshire, taken at Southampton docks, 22 April 1930


Telegram from an officer commanding a troop train to a stationmaster, concerning 'Houdini' [possibly a lost dog], 22 April 1930


Newspaper cutting concerning a farewell ball for the officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, held at the Regimental Mess, Mustapha Pasha, Ramleh, Egypt, c.April 1930


Part of an envelope addressed to Lieutenant J.G. Folkard [1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry], at Catterick Camp, Yorkshire, n.d.


Envelope addressed to 'Colonel' H.M. Vaux [1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry], at Catterick Camp, Yorkshire, n.d.


Envelope addressed to 'The Steward-in-Charge', 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at Catterick Camp, Yorkshire, n.d.


Newspaper cutting, from the Egyptian Gazette, of Christmas greetings from Lieutenant-Colonel C.L. Matthews and all ranks of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, to 'their many friends in Alexandria', 23 December 1930


Menu of the Farewell Dinner to Lieutenant-Colonel C.L. Matthews, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, signed by the officers present, 2 January 1931


Newspaper cutting concerning a fine imposed on Lieutenant G.K. Stobart, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, for driving without a valid licence, December 1931


Photograph of married officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and their families, embarking on barges, taken on commencement of the battalion's departure from Alexandria, Egypt, April 1930


Photograph of soldiers of 'B' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, passing through a town on commencement of their departure from Egypt, taken at Sidi Gaber, Egypt, April 1930


Photograph of the interior of a supper tent, showing tables set for the farewell dance of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, 28 March 1930


Photograph of officers and civilians in a supper tent, taken during the farewell dance of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at Alexandria, Egypt, 28 March 1930


Informal group photograph of offices of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, 29 March 1930 Back row: Rogers, F.H. Simpson, Heslop, Percy, Lang, Arderne, Jeffreys, Richardson, Mason, Vaux, Forrester, Kirby, Dand, Hasted Front row, seated: Bowdrey, Cousens, Greenwell, Congreve, Lieutenant-Colonel Matthews, Lowe, Wiehe, de Bunsen Seated on ground: R.B.Y. Simpson, Johnston, Stallard, Lieutenant J.G. Folkard


Photograph of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching out of Mustapha Barracks, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, April 1930 Named officers are as follows: Bowdery, Mason, Regimental Sergeant-Major Makeham, Greenwell, on horseback, and R.B.Y. Simpson, on a horse


Photograph of 'A' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching out of Mustapha Barracks, led by officer, Percy, and Company Sergeant-Major Pearce, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, April 1930


Photograph of 'B' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching out of Mustapha Barracks, led by officer, Bowdrey, and Company Sergeant-Major Lolley, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, April 1930


Photograph of 'C' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching out of Mustapha Barracks, led by officer, Heslop, officer, Kirby, and Company Sergeant-Major Bush, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, April 1930


Letter from the Coastguards Administration in Alexandria, Egypt, to Captain J.O.G. Hasted, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at Mustapha Pasha Barracks, Alexandria, Egypt, concerning permission to fish in Kaid Bey and the Inner Harbour, 14 April 1929


Newspaper cutting concerning a football match between teams of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and the 5th Battalion, Royal Tank Corps, in the fifth round of the Army Football Association Cup, at Highbury Stadium, London, 10 February1931


Envelope addressed to Lieutenant 'von' Bunsen, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at Catterick Camp, Yorkshire, 24 April 1931


Newspaper cutting concerning The Durham Light Infantry Regimental Race, held during the Zetland Hunt Point-to-Point Steeple Chases at Wackerfield, near Staindrop, 14 April 1921


Programme of the The Durham Light Infantry Regimental Race, held during the Zetland Hunt Point-to-Point Steeple Chases at Wackerfield, near Staindrop, 14 April 1921


Photograph, from the Evening World, of officer, Robert F. Kirby, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 23 April 1931


Photograph of officers, Cousens, left, Heslop, centre, and Jeffreys, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on horses, competing in the The Durham Light Infantry Regimental Race, held during the Zetland Hunt Point-to-Point Steeple Chases, taken at Wackerfield, near Staindrop, 14 April 1921


Photograph of Vice Consul, Calvert, and Mr Heathcote-Smith, Consul General, with Sergeant Hutson, left, and officer, Rogers, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken during the King's Birthday Parade, at Alexandria [possibly at Mustapha Barracks], Egypt, 1928


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, raising their hats during the King's Birthday Parade, taken at Alexandria [possibly at Mustapha Barracks], Egypt, 1928 Named officers are as follows: Simpson, Tagg, Bowdrey, Vaux, Stallard, Wiehe, Arderne, Rathborne, and Dryden


Photograph of officers, Cousens, left, seated on front step, Folkard, left, seated on middle step, O'Brien, left, standing, Rathborne, centre, standing, Richardson, right, standing, Lang, right, seated, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken in Egypt, 25 December 1927


Photograph, captioned Dand, Time : 12 noon, showing officer, Dand, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, asleep in bed, taken in Egypt, 25 December 1927


Newspaper cutting concerning a detective-sergeant's evidence at Newcastle Quarter Sessions, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, n.d.


Photograph of His Excellency Sir Percy Loraine, British High Commissioner to Egypt, inspecting soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Alexandria, Egypt, 1929 Named officers are as follows: Poett, Rogers, Heslop, and Company Quartermaster-Sergeant Devine


Photograph of officers, Rogers, left, Kirby, centre, and O'Brien, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, relaxing and taking refreshment in a field, taken at Eil Camp, Cologne, Germany, 1920


Group photograph of officers and non-commissioned officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Catterick Camp, Yorkshire, 1930 Front row: Spencer, Bush, Johnston, Makeham, Lieutenant-Colonel C.L. Matthews, R.B.Y. Simpson, Fricker, Kirk, Bentley, Browne


Group photograph of the band and bugles of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Catterick, Yorkshire, 1930 Front row: Foster, Bolam, Noble, Dyne, Goddard, R.B.Y. Simpson, Lieutenant-Colonel C.L. Matthews, Fricker, Mason, Connelly, Quinn, Oxley, Monks


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on horseback, competing in a point-to-point race, taken at Druggon Hill, Catterick Garrison, Yorkshire, 1931 Named officers are as follows: Elliot, Mason, Forrester, Jeffreys, and Heslop


Photograph of officers, Vaux, left, on Blackshirt, Ferguson, centre, on Toby , and Forrester, left, in distance, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and Miss Vaux, taken at the end of The Durham Light Infantry Regimental Race, held during the Zetland Hunt Point-to-Point Steeple Chases at Wackerfield, near Staindrop, 1931


Photograph of soldiers of 'A' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, sitting down to dinner in a barracks dining room, taken at Catterick, Yorkshire, 1930


Group photograph of A' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Catterick, Yorkshire, 1930 Front row: Bailes, Leadbeater, Davidson, Donaldson, Browne, Crosthwaite, Davenport, Percy, Stobart, Brooks, Rosindell, Golightly, Wood, Santon, Washbourne, Stone


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on machine gun practice, taken at Catterick, Yorkshire, 1931


Photograph of Sergeant Wilson, left, and officer Forrester, right, and other soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, manhandling a horse, taken at Catterick, Yorkshire, 1931


Photograph of soldiers of 'C' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, undergoing physical training drill [possibly led by Corporal Blackwood], taken at Catterick, Yorkshire, 1931 Front row: Corporal Cope, Leather, Sergeant Fulton, Cartwright


Photograph of soldiers, Robertson, left, seated, Wilson, second left, seated, Edwards, second right, standing, and Beattie, right, standing, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken during signalling instruction at Catterick, Yorkshire, 1931


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with horse- drawn carriages, taken during Catterick Garrison Horse Show, Yorkshire, 1932


Photograph of a view of an officers' mess building, taken at Catterick, Yorkshire, 1932


Group photograph of 'C' Company, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Catterick, Yorkshire, 1931 Front row: Cowell, Fulton, Foster, Ward, Thompson, Bush, Cartwright, Forrester, Phillips, Heslop, Mason, Leather, Pilmoor, Ross, Hutchinson, Gotts (?), Blackwood, Bailes


Envelope addressed to 'Fenham Barrakpore', Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 18 January 192?


Photograph of a view of an officers' mess building, taken at Catterick, Yorkshire, 1932


Photograph of trophies, displayed on a table at an officers' mess, taken at Catterick, Yorkshire, 5 November [Inkerman Day] 1932


Photograph of trophies, displayed on a table at an officers' mess, taken at Catterick, Yorkshire, 5 November [Inkerman Day] 1932


Photograph, captioned The new uniform, showing soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching down a barracks road [possibly at Catterick, Yorkshire], 1932 Named soldiers are as follows: Wilson, Ullyart, Hush, Dick, Purdy, Raison, Harding, Boyle, Machin, Edwards, and Regimental Sergeant-Major Mark


Cartoon, by L.B. Martin, of a 'short-sighted gentleman' mistaking a tramp for a soldier, wearing the new uniform, c.1932


Newspaper cutting concerning perforations in army biscuits, n.d.


Photograph, captioned The new uniform, showing Major-General H.J. Huddleston, D.S.O., M.C., inspecting soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Catterick, Yorkshire, 1932 The named officers are as follows: Lieutenant-Colonel Williams, 'R.A.O.C.', Lieutenant-Colonel C.L. Matthews, Paget, Heslop, Company Sergeant-Major Davidson, Lang, and Maxwell


Photograph, captioned The new uniform, showing Major-General H.J. Huddleston, D.S.O., M.C., inspecting soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Catterick, Yorkshire, 1932 The named soldiers are as follows: Company Sergeant-Major Davidson, Ullyart, Wilson, Fallon, Edwards, Dick, Hush, and Purdy


Newspaper cutting concerning the success of Captain E.T. Heslop in The Durham Light Infantry Regimental Race, 1933


Envelope, from Thurston and Company Limited, London, addressed to the 'Durham Light Cavalry', n.d.


Newspaper cutting concerning Colonel G.H. Stobart, and his son, Lieutenant George K. Stobart, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1933


Photograph of Major Fanning-Evans, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Knavesmire, Yorkshire, 1933


Photograph of officer, Mason, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Knavesmire, Yorkshire, 1933


Photograph of officer, Stallard, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Knavesmire, Yorkshire, 1933


Photograph of officer, Vaux, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Knavesmire, Yorkshire, 1933


Photograph of Captain E.T. Heslop, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Knavesmire, Yorkshire, 1933


Photograph of Captain J.O.C. Hasted, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Knavesmire, Yorkshire, 1933


Photograph of Captain D.F. Crosthwaite, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Knavesmire, Yorkshire, 1933


Photograph of officer, Sebag-Montefiore, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Knavesmire, Yorkshire, 1933


Photograph of Major Ferguson, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Knavesmire, Yorkshire, 1933


Photograph of officer, Churchill, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Knavesmire, Yorkshire, 1933


Photograph of officer, Blackett, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Knavesmire, Yorkshire, 1933


Newspaper cutting concerning the appointment of Major Ferguson, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, as a chief constable in the Commissioner's office at New Scotland Yard, 1933


Photograph, from a newspaper, supposedly of Captain G.T. Goldschmidt, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1933


Newspaper cutting concerning the military service of Captain G.T. Goldschmidt, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 1933


Special Order of the Day concerning the Northern Command Tattoo, York, 1933, from Lieutenant-General F. Gathorne Hardy, General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Northern Command, 15 July 1933


Letter from Lieutenant-General F. Gathorne Hardy, General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Northern Command, to Colonel W.B. Greenwell, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, expressing appreciation of the battalion's effort and conduct during the Northern Command Tattoo at York, 15 July 1933


Group photograph of the officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Strensall, Yorkshire, June 1933 Back row: Major Fanning-Evans, Lang, Mason, Lieutenant J.G. Folkard, Captain D.F. Crosthwaite Second row: Perceval-Maxwell, Kirby, Sebag-Montefiore, Arderne, F.H. Simpson, Stallard Front row, seated: Lowe, Ferguson, Churchill, Lieutenant-Colonel W.B. Greenwell, Captain J.O.C. Hasted Seated on ground: Gibbs-Kennet, Gordon-Ingram


Photograph, captioned The Record - 61 names, showing a silver plate, presented to Lieutenant-Colonel H.R. McCullagh, D.S.O., 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, 'By his brother officers, on the occasion of his marriage, October 1933'


Menu of the Farewell Dinner to the officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, given by the Royal Air Force, at Aboukir, Egypt, 22 November 1929


Copy of a letter, captioned An Egyptian asks for a job, to the Commanding Officer, Mustapha Pasha Barracks, Alexandria, Egypt, from Hassan Osman, 21 August 1929


Envelope addressed to Lieutenant-Colonel Greenwell, at 'Cattaract Camp', Yorkshire, 8 June 1931


Spoof 'race card' from H.M.T. Somersetshire, 12 April 1930


Summary of the sporting achievements of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in team and individual events, from 1 April 1932 to 10 April 1933, n.d.


Photograph of the cricket teams of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, and the 'P.W.V.', taken at the final of the Catterick Garrison Cricket Cup, Yorkshire, 1933 Back row: Hammond, Company Quartermaster-Sergeant Ritson, Noble, Anderton, unidentified, unidentified, Mirehouse, unidentified, Browne, unidentified, Sparey, unidentified, unidentified Middle row, seated: unidentified, Crosthwaite, Blackburne, Kirby, Braide, Colonel Greenwell, Bourlton, Bush, unidentified, Morton, unidentified Seated on ground: Golightly, unidentified, Machin, Bolam, unidentified


Photograph of Major-General Sir F.S. Robb, K.C.B., K.C.M.G., K.C.V.O., in civilian clothes, standing in a garden, n.d.


Photograph, with a newspaper cutting, of Corporal Cowell, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in football kit, c.1930s


Photograph, from a newspaper, of Lieutenant J.G. Folkard, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in a Salvation Army uniform, with children at a soup kitchen, taken at Stockton Road, West Hartlepool, 1930s


Photograph of soldiers, in physical training kit, standing on a parade field during the Northern Command Tattoo, taken at York, July 1933


Photograph of soldiers performing a gymnastics display, taken at the Northern Command Tattoo, York, July 1933


Photograph of soldiers performing a gymnastics display, taken at the Northern Command Tattoo, York, July 1933


Photograph of soldiers performing a physical training display, taken at the Northern Command Tattoo, York, July 1933


Photograph, captioned The new uniform ..., showing Captain E.T. Heslop, left, and Colonel W.B. Greenwell, right, inspecting the uniforms of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Catterick Camp, Yorkshire, 1932


Photograph of the band and bugles of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on a parade ground, taken at Fenham Barracks, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 1932


Photograph of officer, Vaux, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, underneath a fallen horse, Kilty Jock, taken during a point-to-point race at Catterick Garrison, Yorkshire, 1934


Photograph of officer, F.H. Simpson, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, on English Elegance, with a groom, taken after victory in an infantry race at Catterick Garrison, Yorkshire, 1934


Photograph of officer, Leather, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, left, on a horse, and Mr O. Crosthwaite, right, on ground by a horse, Tom Brown , competing in a regimental point-to-point race, taken at Friar Cote, near Staindrop, 1934


Photograph, from a newspaper, of M. O. Crosthwaite falling from a horse, Tom Brown, during a regimental point-to-point race, taken at Friar Cote, near Staindrop, 1934


Programme of The Durham Light Infantry Regimental Race, Friar Cote, near Staindrop, 1934


Newspaper cutting concerning a reunion dinner of The Durham Light Infantry Association, held at the Princess Ballroom, Durham, and attended by General Sir Henry de Beauvoir de Lisle, Colonel of the Regiment, c.1934


Envelope addressed to 'General' Maxwell, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at Catterick Camp, Yorkshire, 29 August 1934


Photograph of officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, taken at Bellerby Ranges, Yorkshire, 1934 Left to right: Major Lyster-Todd, Lieutenant May, Stallard, Bartlett, Keith, Leather, Heslop


Photograph, captioned The P.T. Producer, showing officer, Stallard, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with a megaphone in his hand, taken during rehearsals for the Northern Command Tattoo, at Catterick, Yorkshire, 1934


Photograph of officer, Folkard, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, supervising a gymnastics team, taken during rehearsals for the Northern Command Tattoo, at Catterick, Yorkshire, 1934


Letter from A.E. Wardrop [possibly Sir A.E. Wardrop] to Lieutenant-Colonel J.A. Churchill, M.C., Commanding Officer, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, expressing appreciation of the battalion's work during the Northern Command Tattoo at Ravenworth Castle, Gateshead, 13 July 1934


Photograph of officer, Sebag, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, dressed as a Cossack officer, taken at the Northern Command Tattoo, Ravensworth Castle, Gateshead, 7 - 14 July 1934


Photograph, captioned 'General' Maxwell, showing officer, Maxwell, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, dressed in a nineteenth-century uniform [possibly French], taken at the Northern Command Tattoo, Ravensworth Castle, Gateshead, 7 - 14 July 1934


Photograph of officers, Lyster-Todd, left, 'Twig', centre, and Luard, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, dressed in nineteenth-century French, and Russian uniforms, taken at the Northern Command Tattoo, Ravensworth Castle, Gateshead, 7 - 14 July 1934


Photograph of Second-Lieutenant I.H. Bartlett, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, dressed as Napoleon Bonaparte, taken at the Northern Command Tattoo, Ravensworth Castle, Gateshead, 7 - 14 July 1934


Newspaper cutting concerning the role of Napoleon played by Second-Lieutenant I.H. Bartlett, 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, during the Northern Command Tattoo at Ravensworth Castle, Gateshead, 7 - 14 July 1934


Photograph of Boy Nice, left, Sergeant Bruce, centre, and an unidentified soldier, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, dressed as nineteenth-century French soldiers, taken at the Northern Command Tattoo, Ravensworth Castle, Gateshead, 7 - 14 July 1934


Newspaper cutting concerning a march through the county of Durham by soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, July 1934


Photograph of Bandmaster Marshall leading the band and bugles of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in a salute to the Mayor of Gateshead, and other dignitaries, during a march, taken at Gateshead, 16 - 17 July 1934


Photograph of officers Stobard, and Luard, leading soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in a salute to the Mayor of Gateshead, and other dignitaries, during a march, taken at Gateshead, 16 - 17 July 1934


Newspaper cutting concerning a salute given to the Mayor of Gateshead by the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, during a march through Gateshead, July 1934


Photograph of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, marching past a war memorial, taken at Gateshead, 17 July 1934


Photograph of crowds observing the arrival of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, at the end of a march, taken at Sunderland, 17 July 1934


Newspaper cutting concerning the arrival, in Sunderland, of soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, during a march through County Durham, 18 July 1934


Photograph of Regimental Sergeant-Major Mark, left, Lieutenant-Colonel J.A. Churchill, centre, and officer F.H. Simpson, right, of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, saluting the Mayor of Sunderland during a march, taken at Sunderland, 17 July 1934


Photograph, captioned A tour of the Sunderland Docks, showing officers and warrant officers of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, with civilian men, walking along a dockside, taken at Sunderland, 19 July 1934 Left to right: Colour-Sergeant Westwick, Kirby, Company Sergeant-Major Davidson, Colour-Sergeant Hatton, Perceval Maxwell, Company Sergeant-Major Wilson, unidentified, Sergeant Moore, Stobart, Sebag-Montefiore, Colour-Sergeant Jennings, unidentified, Company Sergeant-Major Wilson, Colour-Sergeant Ritson, Sergeant Sedman, unidentified


Newspaper cutting concerning the visit of the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, to Sunderland, and a tour of Sunderland docks by officers and warrant officers of the battalion, July 1934


Photograph of the Mayor of Durham addressing the 1st Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, in the presence of civic dignitaries and a crowd of spectators, taken at Sherburn