C Company remained in Northern Ireland until December. Between and the Battalion saw extensive service in Northern Ireland,completing a number of operational tours of duty and, in the process, losing nine men including two while serving away from 1 DERR on detached duty.
One of the Battalion's duties included guarding the last remaining prisoner at Spandau Prison, Adolf Hitler's former deputy Rudolf Hess. Subsequently, it assumed a new role as the Infantry Demonstration Battalion, based at Warminster, Wiltshire.
There it remained there, with the exception of a tour of NI inuntilwhen it moved back to the United Kingdom and Barracks in Canterbury, Kent. However, while in Osnabrück, it did carry out a further operational tour in Northern Ireland in Based at Stanley Fort on Hong Kong island, the Battalion carried out a wide range of internal security duties, which included patrolling the border with the People's Republic of China to deter and prevent illegal immigration into Un anti ride naturel 3m Kong.
Another operational tour in County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland followed from December to Mayafter which the Battalion was able to complete the specialist conversion training required for its Airmobile role. On 23 Julyit was announced that together with a number of other Regiments the Duke of Edinburgh's Royal Regiment would be required to amalgamate with another Infantry Regiment, in accordance with government decisions taken to expedite the Options for Change reductions in the Army consequent upon the end of the Cold War.
There is also a Regimental Roll of Honour showing details of the nine soldiers who fell while serving with 1 DERR on operations between andor while serving with other units elsewhere. Please read all of the Sale listing before buying, including the section below, and note acceptable methods of Payment and Postage details especially if you are buying from outside the UK.
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