Group    From 1661  To 1959

Queen's Royal West Surrey Regiment

Categories: Armed Forces

A line infantry regiment of the English and later the British Army. It was amalgamated with the East Surrey Regiment, to form a single county regiment called the Queen's Royal Surrey Regiment.

Credit for this entry to: Alan Patient of www.plaquesoflondon.co.uk

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Queen's Royal West Surrey Regiment

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Bernard Freyberg - pavement plaque

{Below an image of a Victoria Cross medal:} Lieutenant Colonel Bernard Freybe...

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Bernard Freyberg - wall plaque

Pristinae Virtutis Memor was the motto of the Queen's Royal West Surrey Regim...

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Other Subjects

Gunner John Barnes

Gunner John Barnes

John Barnes was born in 1896, one of at least five children of John and Ethel Maria Barnes. His birth was registered in the 4th quarter of 1896 in the Marylebone registration district, London. In ...

Person, Armed Forces, Belgium

War dead, WW1
1 memorial
H. G. Nash

H. G. Nash

Co-partner or employee of the South Suburban Gas Company. Served but did not die in WW1.

Person, Armed Forces

War served, WW1
1 memorial
Admiral George Anson

Admiral George Anson

Admiral.  Born Staffordshire.  1740-4 circumnavigated the globe.   Captured a Spanish galleon loaded with gold and silver (aren't they all?) and returned home a wealthy man.  Died at home, Moor Par...

Person, Armed Forces, Exploring

1 memorial
John Stanhope Collings-Wells, VC

John Stanhope Collings-Wells, VC

Awarded the VC for his heroism on 22-27 March 1918, aged 37, while serving in the Bedfordshire Regiment. "After six days’ continuous fighting, he led the attack, and even when severely wounded he c...

Person, Armed Forces

War dead, WW1
1 memorial
P Goad

P Goad

Co-partner or employee of the South Suburban Gas Company. Served but did not die in WW1.

Person, Armed Forces

War served, WW1
1 memorial