The Surrey Infantry Regimental Tree

The Queen's Royal Regiment
The East Surrey Regiment
1661 Raised as The Tangier Regiment of Foot
1684 The Regiment styled The Queen's Regiment
1686 The Queen Dowager's Regiment
 
 
1703 The Regiment received the title of "Royal"
 
 
1714 Her Royal Highness The Princess of Wales's Own Regiment of Foot
 
1727 2nd or Queen's Royal Regiment (The Queen's Own Regiment)
1751 The Queen's (Second) Royal Regiment of Foot
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1857 Formation of 2nd Battalion
1881 The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment)
1921 The Queen's Royal Regiment (West Surrey) 1921-1959
1948 2nd Battalion disbanded in Berlin
 
 
 
1702-1714 Regiments of Marines
1702 Villiers' Marine Regiment
1703 Luttrell's Marines
1706 Churchill's Marines
1711 Goring's Marines
1714 Converted from Marines to a Regiment of the Line
1714 Thirty First Regiment of Foot
 
 
1756 Formation of a Second Battalion
1758 2nd Bn constituted a Regiment
 
1782 31st Huntingdonshire Regiment
1805 Formation of 2nd Battalion
 
1814 Disbandment of 2nd Battalion
 
 
1881 Amalgamation with 70th Regiment to become 1st Bn The East Surrey Regiment
 
1948 1st and 2nd Battalions amalgamated
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1758 The Seventieth Regiment of Foot
1758 The Seventieth Regiment of Foot consituted from 2nd Bn Thirty First Regiment
1782 70th (Surrey) Regiment
 
1812 70th (Glasgow Lowland) Regiment
 
1825 70th (Surrey) Regiment
 
1881 Amalgamation with 31st Regiment to become 2nd Bn The East Surrey Regiment
 
 
1959 Amalgamation with The East Surrey Regiment
1959 Amalgamation with The Queen's Royal Regiment

The Queen's Royal Regiment and The East Surrey Regiment
amalgamated to form:-

14th October 1959
The Queen's Royal Surrey Regiment

31st December 1966
The Queen's Regiment

Formed by the amalgamation of The Queen's Royal Surrey Regiment: The Queen's Own Buffs: The Royal Sussex Regiment: The Middlesex Regiment (Duke of Cambridge's Own)

9th September 1992
The Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment

The Queen's Regiment amalgamated with The Royal Hampshire Regiment assuming the title of The Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment (Queen's and Royal Hampshires)

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