Records of Pembrokeshire Territorial Association, Pembrokeshire, 1888-1967, including minutes, 1908-1968, schemes, 1923-1950, correspondence, 1910-1944, and audited accounts, 1963-1967.
Pembrokeshire Territorial Association Records
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Pembrokeshire Territorial Army Association was active from the mid-19th century. The Pembrokeshire Rifle Volunteers and other Corps were grouped in 1861 as 1st Administrative Battalion, Pembrokeshire Rifle Volunteers; in 1880, it became 1st Pembrokeshire (Pembroke, Carmarthen, Cardigan and Haverfordwest) Rifle Volunteer Corps, divided into ten companies. In 1908, the battalion became 4th Battalion of the Welsh Regiment (later Welch Regiment). It was disbanded in 1967.
Conditions Governing Access
Transferred by Lt-Col D. H. Courtenay, Picton Barracks, Carmarthen, December 1968, and deposited by Public Records Office, Kew, per West Sussex and Gwent County Record Offices, in November 1979.
Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Pembrokeshire Record Office, Pembrokeshire Territorial Association, catalogue; Encyclopedia Labour Law Talk website (encyclopedia.laborlawtalk.com), viewed 18 May 2005.
Other Finding Aids
A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Pembrokeshire Record Office.
Conditions Governing Use
Usual copyright regulations apply
All records have been retained
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