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1959-1968


SCLI in Berlin

 

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  • Farmerboys
  • John Pover
  • Duncan Drake
  • Fred Weston
  • Pete Dallard
  • Alan Wheeler
  • LI Som Office
  • Steve Forward
  • John Davies
  • Jack Deverell
  • Rodney Nottingham
  • Dave Symes
  • Ernie Lethbridge
  • Annegret Burford
  • Andrew Kidner
  • Mike Clark
  • Arthur Clark RIP.
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  • Ernie Lethbridge

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SCLI in Berlin - June 1963
Whats New in the Berlin Section

This is now the index page for Berlin. The galleries have their own pages, however there is still interesting material here before you go to the galleries.

Galleries
   

The Battalion was posted to Berlin 1963 to 1965 and were accommodated in Brooke Barracks, right next to Spandau Prison. The Commanding Officer for 1st SCLI in Berlin was Lieut. Colonel John Howard, followed by Lieut.Col.G.Mathews.

Regimental Policeman John Pover
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Brooke Barracks Berlin 1964 (John Pover)
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Brooke Barracks Berlin 1964 (John Pover)
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SCLI in Berlin - June 1963
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Berlin Soccer Cup Winners 1964
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Border Patrol
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SCLI Regt. Police Berlin 1963
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1st Btn SCLI Soccer team Berlin
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Soviet War Memorial Berlin
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Cpl's Mess 1964, in the Gym (Pete Dallard)
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Cpl's Mess/ Lt.Col Howard far right
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Checkpoint Helmstedst
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Checkpoint Charlie
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LtoR/Woffendon/Whittear/White/Bodman/on visit to Amsterdam
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Major Field on horseback (LI Som Office)
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Lieut.Col.G.Mathews (LI Som Office)
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1st Btn. SCLI Allied Forces Day Parade - Juni Strasse Berlin 1964
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Officers Go Kart Spree (LI Som Office)
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Two Privates - Berlin 1964 (Grenadier Publishing)
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Shooting Team, Berlin (Steve Forward)
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SCLI and families arriving Gatow, L/Cpl Moore, Cpl Dallard, L/Cpl Cundy
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Brandenburg Gate - Sight seeing group , the advance party. (LISom office)
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Mr Butler (Foreign Sec.) inspecting guard of honour at HQ Berlin Ind.Bde. Sgt Hill (Bugle Major) Far right Major WH White, next to him WO1 Storey (Bandmaster)
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L/Cpl Wood & Pte Lloyd of B Co. loading a Mobat. US Inf Regt visitors in background.
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Royal visit Berlin 1965
HRH The Queen & Duke of Edinburgh
10 Plt C Coy SCLI as Guard of Honour
Russian War Memorial (Rodney Nottingham)
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Christmas 64, Naffi Club, Downtown Berlin, Ray Grimson right, with John Bligh...I'm sure surname is Bligh, hope John will forgive me if I'm wrong (Ray Grimson)

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Ray Grimson taken when off duty at Tier Garten (Ray Grimson)

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Ray Grimson in front of the Congress Hall, or known locally as 'The Pregnant Oyster', Berlin 65.

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Trip to Berlin 1961 (John Davies)
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Trip to Berlin 1961 (John Davies)
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Trip to Berlin 1961 (John Davies)
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