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Wiltshire War, Conflict & Military Page - The Consultant is Linda Robson

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Wiltshire Militaria - Sergeant, Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry (Prince of Wales Own) 1897 Wiltshire Militaria - Sergeant, Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry (Prince of Wales Own) 1897

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Linda Robson is a volunteer at the Royal Gloucestershire, Berkshire, and Wiltshire Regiment Museum and has agreed to act as a contact for this page and can if necessary try to reply to any queries anyone has regarding this page and the military side of Wiltshire.

Wiltshire is steeped in Military History therefore this page is meant to house any military records we have in one place that may not be related to a single parish.

Military Gallery           

Web Sites

GWR Casualties of WWI - Great Western Railway Casualties 
The Wardrobe - Berkshire & Wiltshire Regimental Museum
Wiltshire Soldiers - Casualties of WWI



The History of the 1st Batt. Wilts Volunteers (1888)          Ranks and Badges 1942


Boer War

Boer War Casualties on the Boer War Memorial, Bloemfontein



Brimstone Corner, Ludgershall 1905


Crime and Legal Matters

Wiltshire Militia Deserters 1812          Crime Reports 1850-1899          Royal Navy Deserters in Australian Newspapers 1869-1882



For images of some of the headstones or locations of the Wiltshire Fallen Please visit our Google Maps

Africa          Asia          Europe          Middle East          North America          United Kingdom

Miscellaneous Documents

Why the Poppy           Regimental March - The Wiltshire          Militia Substitutes Advert 1797           Autumn Manoeuvres 1872            Parsi Tower of Silence 1914-1918           



Awards and Medals

Wiltshire VC Recipients

Family Notices

1700-1799           1800-1849           1850-1899

General Military News

1700-1849           1850-1899

Medical Appointments

General Medical Council Registration 1859-1959

Military Related Deaths

We Will Remember Them

Inquest Reports


Servicemen and Women

Veterans of the 41st Regiment of Foot 1810-1828           Veterans of the 66th Regiment of Foot 1810-1828          Wiltshire Soldiers Newsleter February 2012 

Uniforms and Insignia

For images of the some of the uniforms and other militaria associated with the Wiltshire Regiment and its history visit the Militaria Photo Gallery          



Probate Index 1708-1775 (WSHC)                National Probate Index 1858-1966


War Memorials Nationwide Featuring Wiltshire Men

Bell Ringers Memorial Book WWI (held at St. Pauls Cathedral Library, London)
Bell Ringers Memorial Book WWII (held at St. Pauls Cathedral Library, London)
Great Western Railway WWI, Cardiff Central Station


War Graves Project

War Office Letter to Walter H. Long 1919


Wiltshire Regiments    

Dring Family & the Wiltshire Regiment          Wiltshire Militia 1780-1814          Wiltshire Militia officers List 1797          Encampment of the Wiltshires 1868          1st Wiltshire Regiment Census (South Africa) 1911      

Royal Approval

"No regiment has done better than the Wiltshires" said King George, early in 1915, and since then the two gallant battalions have added greatly to their laurels. (From a postcard in the "Daily Mail" War Pictures Series VIII No. 61. which can be seen in the Militaria photo gallery above.



Posters of WWI          Devastation of War 1914-1918          Wiltshire Regiment During WWI           Wiltshire in the Trenches 1914-1918

Australian Forces

Common Abbreviations Used in Service Records          Private Headstone Not Permitted 1914-1919         

Medical Matters

V.A.D. & Red Cross Hospitals 1914-1918           X-Rays 1916-1918            Wounded List July 1917 


Appeal from the Trenches 1914-1918


Cricket Match Wilts. v R.A.M.C. 1914-1918                 Football in Wartime 1914-1918



Wiltshire Regiment 1943


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