Anniversaries

The Colours are decked with laurel wreaths on the following dates:

Date

Anniversary

16 January

CORUNNA

22 January

ANZIO

5 March

BARROSA

16 March

MARETH

24 March

SOMME (Bapaume)

28 March

ARRAS

30 March

RHINE

12 April

HAZEBROUCK

23 April

MEDJEZ PLAIN

23 May

RAMILLIES

3 June

DUNKIRK 1940

16 June

DETTINGEN

18 June

WATERLOO

11 July

OUDENARDE

30 July

MONT PINCON

31 July

YPRES (Pilckem)

4 August

FRANCE AND FLANDERS 1914-1918 (Declaration of War)

13 August

BLENHEIM

18 August

LINCELLES

21 August

SOMME (Albert)

25 August

GOTHIC LINE

27 August

ARRAS (Scarpe)

2 September

KHARTOUM

8 September

MARNE

9 September

SEVASTOPOL

10 September

SALERNO

11 September

MALPLAQUET

12 September

HINDENBURGH LINE (Havrincourt)

13 September

TEL-EL-KEBIR

14 September

AISNE

15 September

SOMME (Flers-Courcelette)

19 September

NIJMEGEN

20 September

ALMA

25 September

SOMME (Morval)

27 September

LOOS

27 September

HINDENBURGH LINE (Canal du No)

2 October

EGMONT-OP-ZEE

8 October

CAMBRAI

9 October

YPRES (Poelcapelle)

29 October

YPRES (Gheluvelt)

5 November

INKERMAN

6 November

MONTE CAMINO

11 November

YPRES (Nonne Bosschen)

11 November

FRANCE AND FLANDERS 1914-1918 (Armistice Day)

27 November

CAMBRAI (Fontaine Notre Dame)

28 November

MODDER RIVER

30 November

CAMBRAI (Gouzeau-Court)

13 December

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