Each poppy will be unique just like the men who gave their lives. I contacted the organisers to see if I could help in any way. Catalogue number LBY 13033 Historical record of the Sixth, or Royal First Warwickshire Regiment of Foot [microform] : containing an account of the formation of the regiment in the year 1674, and of its subsequent services to 1838 by Cannon, Richard, 1779-1865 The museum specialises in enquiries relating to soldiers who served with the Royal Warwickshire Regiment as opposed to other units of the British Army. Formed in 1674 as the 6th Regiment of Foot. Title changed to The Royal Warwickshire Regiment in 1881. These include information on officers, regimental histories, letters, diary entries, personal accounts and information about actions during the Second World War. All content is is copyright of the Royal Warwicks 1914 - 1918 or respective owners and cannot be reproduced without permission. Regimental Depot established at Warwick in 1873. Title changed to The Royal (1st) Warwickshire Regiment in 1832. About us. ... My father - Lawrence Frank Drake - 3968833 served in the Royal Warwickshire Regiment and was killed on the 23rd of June 1944. 1st Bn fought in the Sudan 1896 - 1898. Elements of 1st Bn and 2nd Bn plus Vol Bn saw action in the Second Anglo-Boer War 1898 - 1902. I’ve been adding photographs from the Birmingham City Battalions Book of Honour. The aim is to display over 11,000 poppies to represent the number of men lost from the Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Regiment Archives: Warwickshire Yeomanry. There are:516 items tagged Royal Warwickshire Regiment available in our Library. whole: Dimensions: 20cm., Pagination: 117p., 5 leaves of plates ill., frontis., ports. Although we can provide some general guidance on family history research (we have some useful addresses). ... Royal Warwickshire Regiment (13) Royal Welsh Fusiliers (24) Royal West Kent Regiment (9) Royal West Surrey Regiment (19) Royal West Sussex Regiment (1) Royal Wiltshire Imperial Yeomanry (1) Scots Guards (2) Scottish Rifles (Cameronians) (2) Published in 1919, the book features photos taken at platoon level of officers and men of the 14th, 15th and 16th Battalions of the Royal Warwickshire Regiment; also known as the 1st, 2nd and 3rd City Battalions or, more colloquially, the Birmingham Pals. He enlisted on the 2nd April 1918 and joined the 53rd Battalion (Training Reserve) of the Royal Warwickshire Regiment as … CE Webber Royal Warwickshire Regiment . The Royal Warwickshire Regiment 1914 - 1918 Living History Group is a non-political organisation. HISTORY OF THE 2/6TH BATTALION THE ROYAL WARWICKSHIRE REGIMENT, 1914-1919 (Author) Cornish Brothers (Publisher) Production date 1929 Place made Birmingham Dimensions. By 1911 he was living with his family at 16 Gold Hill, Shaftesbury. 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