This Day In History

  • 1691 Castleton’s Regiment (later 1st East Lancashires) embarks at Portsmouth for active service in Flanders as part of the largest English Army sent abroad since the days of Henry the Eighth.
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(8) Ged Layfield
Thu, 26 January 2012 15:00:07 +0000

I have a group photo circa 1940 of " 8 Pln. A Coy 1st South Lancs". All the members are named at the foot of the photo. I would be happy to send it to you if you can provide an email address to which I can attach the picture.

(7) sheila Robinson
Sun, 15 January 2012 18:43:30 +0000

Thank you for the history- Great Grandfather George Price Private Soldier 81st 1881, Grandfather Frank Price born Fulwood Barracks 1880 served in France WWI , Father Thomas Price served Africa WWII, Brother Tony Price 6 years. Loyally Serving Lancs Reg & Scots Guards

(6) derek foster
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(5) Paul McCormick
Sun, 8 January 2012 18:48:46 +0000

Loving the new look site, keep up the good work

(4) Steven Allen Stout MBE
Thu, 5 January 2012 21:21:45 +0000

I think the new site looks great and easier to navigate.
Loyally We Serve

(3) Bernard Stam
Thu, 5 January 2012 09:57:54 +0000

Much improved website - a good start to 2012.

(2) Peter Mckenna
Wed, 4 January 2012 01:04:56 +0000

Wow love the layout and design of the new website...looks great. All in all well done for the new and updated look.

(1) J.Duckworth
Tue, 3 January 2012 14:10:20 +0000

I am impressed with the layout of the website.