The Wessex Volunteers

The Hampshire and Isle of Wight Territorials

The Dorset Territorials

The Royal Berkshire Territorials

The Royal Wiltshire Territorials

formed from elements of:
5th Battalion,
The Gloucestershire
Regiment
(TA)

and
4th Battalion,
The Devonshire
Regiment
(TA)

and
4th/5th Battalion,
The Royal Hampshire
Regiment
(TA)

and
The Dorset Regiment (TA)
and
4th/6th Battalion,
The Royal Berkshire
Regiment
(TA)

formed from elements of:
The Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry
(Prince of Wales's Own)
(TA)

and
4th Battalion,
The Wiltshire Regiment
(Duke of Edinburgh's)
(TA)

formed from elements of:
4th/5th Battalion,
The Royal Hampshire
Regiment
(TA)

and
383rd (Duke of Connaught's
Royal Hampshire)
Field Regiment
Royal Artillery (TA)

and
457th (Wessex)
Heavy Air Defence Regiment,
Royal Artillery
(Hampshire Carabiniers
Yeomanry) (TA)

formed from elements of:
250th (Queen's Own Dorset and
West Somerset Yeomanry)
Medium Regiment,
Royal Artillery (TA)

and
The Dorset Regiment (TA)
formed from elements of:
The Berkshire and
Westminster Dragoons
(TA)

and
299th (Royal Buckinghamshire
Yeomanry,
Queen's Own Oxfordshire Hussars,
and Berskshire) Field Regiment,
Royal Artillery (TA)

and
4th/6th Battalion,
The Royal Berkshire
Regiment
(TA)

formed from elements of:
299th (Royal Buckinghamshire
Yeomanry,
Queen's Own Oxfordshire Hussars,
and Berskshire) Field Regiment,
Royal Artillery (TA)

1967: The Wessex Volunteers The Royal Wiltshire Territorials The Hampshire and
Isle of Wight Territorials
The Dorset Territorials The Royal Berkshire Territorials The Buckinghamshire Regiment,
Royal Artillery (Territorials)
Wessex
Wilts
HIW
Dorset
Berks
Bucks
1969: reduced to cadres as reduced to cadre reduced to cadre reduced to cadre reduced to cadre as
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The Wiltshire Regiment

The Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry
(Prince of Wales's Own)






The Buckinghamshire Regiment

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1971: B (Duke of Connaught's) Company, D (Queen's Own Dorset Yeomanry) Company, C (Royal Berkshire) Company, A (Royal Buckinghamshire Yeomanry) Company,
1st Battalion, 2nd Battalion,
The Wessex Volunteers
Wessex
1972: 1st Battalion, 2nd Battalion,
The Wessex Regiment
(Rifle Volunteers)

(Volunteers)

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1987: 4th (Volunteer) Battalion,
The Devonshire and
Dorset Regiment

(1st Rifle Volunteers)











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1995:

A (Gloucester) Company,
B (City of Bristol) Company,
C (Wiltshire) Company,
HQ (Berkshire) Company,


2nd (V) Battalion,
The Royal Gloucestershire,
Berkshire and Wiltshire Regiment
DDR
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1999: C (Devonshire and Dorset Regiment) Company,
E (Devonshire and Dorset Regiment) Company,

The Rifle Volunteers
The Royal Gloucestershire,
Berkshire and Wiltshire Regiment Company,

The Rifle Volunteers

and
The Royal Gloucestershire,
Berkshire and Wiltshire Regiment Company,

The Royal Rifle Volunteers