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1/6 South Staffords in the trenches, France

On the outbreak of war in August 1914, the 1/6th South Staffords, the T.A. Battalion for the Wolverhampton area, was mobilised and moved with the rest of the 46th (North Midland) Division to Luton. In ...

10th Leicestershire Regiment, Rugeley Camp, Cannock Chase

According to their records, the Leicestershire 10th Reserve Battalion were sent to Rugeley Camp in November 1915. the 'past and p[resent' part of the caption is probably explained by the fact that some ...

1st Battalion of the North Staffordshire Regiment, Waziristan Provost Company

Military Police Company in Waziristan, North Western Frontier (modern Pakistan). Standing (left to right): LCpls Macinand Wilkes, Sgt Wooton, LCpl Bailey, LSgt Bull, LCpls Rowling, Smith '15 and Clarke. Seated: ...

1st South Staffords in the Boer War, Port Elizabeth

This photograph was taken at Port Elizabeth during the Boer War. The British Army had recently changed the uniform colour to khaki, to better camouflage the soldiers in the South African landscape. ...

1st South Staffords resting at Ghent, France

The Battalion disembarked in Belgium on 6th October and here are moving up to stem the German advance. Included in the group are, Captain JF Vallentin, 2Lt. Archer-Shee, Capt GS Bonner, Capt JSS Durlon, ...

1st Training Battalion Institute, Rugeley Camp, Cannock Chase

The Standing Camp Plans for the period shows the Regimental Institutes were some of the largest buildings on the Battalion Lines. The officers had their own recreational huts as did the sergeants, so ...

2nd North Staffords arriving in Johannesburg

Through its history the Staffordshire Regiment has been involved in many campaigns and wars and has been stationed in many parts of the world. Formerly called the North and South Staffordshire Regiments, ...

2nd North Staffords hoisting the flag, The Fort, South Africa

Through its history the Staffordshire Regiment has been involved in many campaigns and wars and has been stationed in many parts of the world. Formerly called the North and South Staffordshire Regiments, ...

2nd North Staffords on the North West Frontier of India

Through its history the Staffordshire Regiment has been involved in many campaigns and wars and has been stationed in many parts of the world. For centuries the North West Frontier of India was vulnerable ...

2nd North Staffordshire Regiment leaving Southampton for the South African War

2nd North Staffordshire Regiment (98th) leaving Southampton for South African War on board S.S. Aurania January 1900.

6th Battalion North Staffords in France

Through its history the Staffordshire Regiment has been involved in many campaigns and wars and has been stationed in many parts of the world. Here members of the 6th Battalion are seen resting behind ...

6th Battalion North Staffords in France

Members of the 6th Battalion North Staffords are seen here posing for their photograph with civilians from the town.

6th Battalion North Staffords, Anglesey Road, Burton-upon-Trent

The 6th North Staffords was a Territorial Army battalion with its Headquarters at Burton-upon-Trent. On the outbreak of the Great War in August 1914, it had just gone to Annual Camp at St. Asaph, Wales. ...

6th North Staffordshire Regiment, Burton upon Trent

Lantern slide view of soldiers of the 6th North Staffordshire Regiment marching along George Street. The Opera House can be seen to the left. St. George's Hall was built in George Street in 1867 ...

6th North Staffordshire Regiment, Burton upon Trent

Lantern slide view of officers on horseback from the 6th North Staffordshire Regiment pictured in Burton upon Trent. From left to right: Captain Anderson, Colonel Ratcliff, Major Baguley. Copyright; ...

6th North Staffordshire Regiment, Walton onTrent

Lantern slide view of soldiers from the 6th North Staffordshire Regiment marching through Walton on Trent. The Old School - now a private residence is clearly visible in the background and the men have ...

6th North Staffordshre Regiment, Burton upon trent

A damaged lantern slide view of the Band of the 6th North Staffordshire Regiment marching along Station Street. Copyright: Burton Library.

A few Observations on the Distressed State of our Manufacturers, and the Cause of that Distress - the Orders in Council. A document from the Enoch Wood Scrapbook

In the years leading up to 1812, a struggle was underway to preserve livelihoods and industry in the Potteries. One government decision could make all the difference, but would it all come too late? Ruin Years ...