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Old 17-01-2016, 09:00 PM   #10
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The King's Royal Hussars Badge..
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The 15th/19th The King's Royal Hussars was a cavalry regiment of the British Army.. It was created as part of the reduction in cavalry in the aftermath of the First World War.. It was formed by the amalgamation of the 15th The King's Hussars and the 19th Royal Hussars (Queen Alexandra's Own) on 11 April 1922, becoming the 15th/19th Hussars. It briefly dropped the 19th numeral from its title in 1932, becoming the 15th The King's Royal Hussars, before regaining it the following year..At the outbreak of the Second World War, the regiment was part of the 3rd Infantry Division, based in York, serving as the divisional reconnaissance regiment (3 September 1939 - 30 March 1940)..The regiment was deployed with the division as part of the British Expeditionary Force, and fought in the Battle of France..


FV107 Scimitar in desert camouflage..

During this time, the regiment was transferred to the 2nd Armoured Reconnaissance Brigade (30 March 1940 - 22 June 1940)..The regiment was decimated during the German advance, and was evacuated from Dunkirk during Operation Dynamo.. In the evacuation, all of the regiment's remaining armour and vehicles were left behind..Following the withdrawal, the regiment was assigned to the 3rd Motor Machine Gun Brigade..The brigade was redesignated, on 1 December, as the 28th Armoured Brigade, which was assigned to the 9th Armoured Division (to 20 June 1944).. During this period, a cadre was detached to form the 23rd Hussars.The 15th/19th Hussars remained in the UK until after the Normandy landings, on 6 June 1944, when it was dispatched to France to serve as the divisional reconnaissance regiment of the 11th Armoured Division (17 August 1944 - 31 August 1945).. The regiment ended the war in Germany...


Dunkirk "Retreat" Part 1/6 ..

The Regiment served in Palestine between 1945 and 1948..also involved in the Malayan Emergency from 1954 to 1956; the Regimental HQ and one squadron was based at Ipoh, while the remaining squadrons were based at Taiping and Raub.. After Malaya, the Regiment was posted to Oman, Muscat, and Aden during the rebellion of the Imam of Oman in 1957..Throughout the Cold War, the regiment saw service across the world..As with most armoured regiments, it spent much of its time in West Germany as part of the British Army of the Rhine (BAOR)..equipped with the Scorpion and the Fox..In 74, the regiment returned to Omagh County Tyrone for 18 months..Between 76 and 77, the main body of the regiment was based at Aliwal Barracks, Tidworth, Hampshire.. C Squadron spent this entire period in Cyprus..deployed, in 77, back to Germany assigned to the 3rd Armoured Division stationed in the German city of Paderborn ..During this time, the Regiment would deploy squadrons to Northern Ireland as part of Operation Banner..'A' and C Squadrons also deployed as a prison guard force based at HMP Magilligan, HMP Maze and HMP Crumlin...also deployed to CFB Suffield in Canada on Exercise Medicine Man in the early 80s..In late 84, the main body of the Regiment returned to England as the RAC Training Regiment in Bovington Camp in Dorset..'A' Squadron was deployed to Cyprus, one of the last units to use the Ferret Scout Car, Saladin and Saracen armoured cars..In the late 80s, the Regiment re-roled back to a Main Battle Tank (MBT) unit, equipped with FV4201 Chieftain tanks..As part of the post-Cold War reforms, the 15th/19th amalgamated with the 13th/18th Royal Hussars (Queen Mary's Own) on 1 December 1992 to form the Light Dragoons..

Madeleine Desdevises was born on March 12, 1967 in Saint-Lô, Manche, France as Madeleine Denise Danielle Desdevises.. She was an actress, known for The Hussy (1979)..based on an incident that took place in Charentes..In September 1981 she normally performs its school year in high school Le Verrier in Saint-Lô.. Some months later, she was admitted to regional hospital where she died on April 16, 1982 of leukemia in Caen, Calvados France.. She just turned 15 years old..She is buried in the cemetery of Saint-Aubin-du-Perronis is a commune in the Manche department in Normandy in north-western France..Manche is 1 of the 83 departments created during the French Revolution on March 4, 1790.. It was created from part of the province of Normandie..The first capital was Coutances until 1796, and it resumed that role after World War II because of the almost complete destruction of Saint-Lô during the battle of Normandy following D-Day..The peninsula was originally joined as a single land mass to Cornwall and Dorset in England, meaning that their countrysides are very scimitar...

Her father, Richard Lee, was a sergeant in the 15th/19th The King's Royal Hussars said any chance of knowing what happened to his daughter would be welcome..Her sister, civil servant Natasha Lee, from Gosport, was se7en when Katrice vanished..Every year she celebrates Katrice's birthday by releasing a balloon from a beach near where she now lives.. She writes on it, "To Katrice, Happy Birthday wherever you are, from your big sis, Tash"...

Pader is an anagram of Padre..The official German name is Hoher Dom Ss. Maria, Liborius und Kilian..As early as 777 this palace had an attached church, dedicated to Christ (Salvator Mundi) & Brigit of Kildare...
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