The 7th Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment was a unit of the Territorial Force with HQ in Coventry. 7th Btn. They helped with the eastward advance around Venraij so that in March 1945 the Allies crossed the Rhine. Find out more about the site contributors. In the evening the four battalions boarded trains and departed for Weymouth. The SS attacked at 7.30am and by 4.00pm had completely overrun the position. He joined the territorial battalion of the Royal Warwickshire Regiment after the Munich crisis along with pals in their local rugby club in Coventry. At Witham station half of the 7th were to depart at 07.35, arriving at 13.30. Landed at Zeebrugge 6 October 1914. At Braintree the first half of the 8th were to depart at 08.35, arriving at 15.00 and the remainder of the 8th were to leave Braintree at 10.35, arriving at 17.00. Want to find out more about your relative's service? All names on this list have been submitted by relatives, friends, neighbours and others who wish to remember them, if you have any names to add or any recollections or photos of those listed, We parade as a Regular Infantry section from the 1st Battalion the Royal Warwickshire Regiment. These messages were added to this story by site members between June 2003 and January 2006. The 2nd Battalion Royal Warwickshire regiment , whose badge is an antelope have obtained a young buck antelope from the London Zoo for their mascot , and it is being trained at Woking , where the regiment is now stationed , to march at the head of the troops . The first engagement for the 1/7th was on the 8th July to capture the village of St Contest. Major - 15th Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (2nd Birmingham Battalion) in the Great War (Cornish Brothers, Birmingham, 1932). This page has been archived and is no longer updated. The Drill hall was situated in Queen Victoria Rd, Coventry. Antelope Mascot , the same as their regimental badge . The Regiment took part in the 7th and 8th Kaffir Wars in South Africa and received the Battle Honour South Africa 1846-7, 1851-2-3. Reg No 316. Royal Warwicks, Gnr. Bill, C.A. 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