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Selected Regimental Bibliography

 

Researchers should be aware that the following list of books of a regimental nature is not a fully comprehensive one, but the selected Bibliography has been included so that researchers can apply to most main libraries in their area. The Regimental Museum is in possession of additional titles, but any individual wishing to research, either these books, or photo albums should contact the curator at Clandon by letter, or telephone to arrange a mutually convenient time. Books cannot be allowed to leave the museum. For further details write to the Curator, The Queen's Royal Surrey Regiment Museum, West Clandon, Guildford, Surrey GU4 7RQ.
Tel. No. 01483 223419
Fax. No. 01483 224636
e-mail:info@queensroyalsurreys.org.uk

The Queen's Royal Regiment Histories - Books of a Historical Nature

History of The Second Queen’s now (Royal West Surrey Regiment) - Davis Vol I 1661-1684
History of The Second Queen’s now (Royal West Surrey Regiment) - Davis Vol II 1684-1714
History of The Second Queen’s now (Royal West Surrey Regiment) - Davis Vol III 1715-1799
History of The Second Queen’s now (Royal West Surrey Regiment) - Davis Vol IV 1800-1837
History of The Second Queen’s now (Royal West Surrey Regiment) - Davis Vol V 1837-1905
History of The Second Queen’s now (Royal West Surrey Regiment) - Davis Vol VI 1661-1904 (Officers’ details)
History of The Queen’s Royal Regiment (Maps) - Wylly Vol VII 1905-1923
History of The Queen’s Royal Regiment - Foster Vol VIII 1924-1948
History of The Queen’s Royal Regiment - Foster Vol IX 1948- 1959
History of 2/6th Bn The Queen’s Royal Regiment in the Italian Campaign
History of 11th Bn The Queen’s - Captain E W J Neave MC
History of 2/7th Bn The Queen’s Royal Regiment - R Bullen 1939-1946
History of 2/5th Bn The Queen’s Royal Regiment - Tregonnring 1939-1945
History of 4th Bn The Queen’s Royal Regiment - Bannerman, unofficial War History, (chapters on 2/5th Bn)
The Lambeth and Southwark Volunteers - Tamplin
The Queen’s Royal Regiment Famous Regiment Series - Haswell
History of The Queen’s (RWS Regiment) by The Rev. D Burkitt
Historical Records of The 2nd Royal Regiment of Militia
Impact - History of 169 Queen’s Brigade March - May 1945
An Infantry Company in Arakan - Michael Lowry
Fighting Through to Kohima. A Memoir of War in India and Burma - Michael Lowry
Salerno Remembered - Brigadier G B Curtis OBE MC

The Queen's Royal Regiment Journals

Journal of The Queen’s Royal Regiment Vol I 1925 - 1927
Journal of The Queen’s Royal Regiment Vol II 1927 - 1929
Journal of The Queen’s Royal Regiment Vol III 1929 - 1931
Journal of The Queen’s Royal Regiment Vol IV 1931 - 1933
Journal of The Queen’s Royal Regiment Vol V 1933 - 1935
Journal of The Queen’s Royal Regiment Vol VI 1935 - 1937
Journal of The Queen’s Royal Regiment Vol VII 1937 - 1939
Journal of The Queen’s Royal Regiment Vol VIII 1946 - 1947
Journal of The Queen’s Royal Regiment Vol IX 1948 - 1951
Journal of The Queen’s Royal Regiment Vols X, XI, XII 1951 - 1959

The East Surrey Regiment - Regimental Histories

History of The East Surrey Regiment Vol I by Pearse & Sloman 1702-1914
History of The East Surrey Regiment Vol II by Pearse & Sloman 1914-1917
History of The East Surrey Regiment Vol III by Pearse & Sloman 1917-1919
History of The East Surrey Regiment Vol IV by Scott Daniell 1920-1952
The East Surrey Regiment Famous Regiment Series - M Langley
Historical Record of The 31st Regiment - Cannon
Historical Records of The 31st Foot - Urquhart
Historical Record of The 70th of Foot
The Records of I Company, Short History of The East Surrey Volunteers in the South African War - Garrish
The British Battalion in Malaya 1941 - 1942 by Chyi Kooi Loong
History of The 12th (Bermondsey) Bn The East Surrey Regiment - Auston and Dugan
History of 4th Volunteer Bn The East Surrey Regiment (23rd London) by Larkin
The First Surrey Rifles Gazette Vols IV-V March 1888 - December 1893

Books of a Historical Nature

Operations of 1st Bn The East Surrey Regiment 2nd World War
The Surrey Star December 1945 - May 1947
North Russia - 1st Surreys by Adams and Cottain 1919
Film “Four Feathers” Assistance by British Troops 1938
Digest of Service 2nd Bn The East Surrey Regiment by H Clay (South African War 1899-1902)
War History 1st/6th Bn The East Surrey Regiment (North Africa and Italy 1943-1945)
Recollections of Sir George B L’Estrange - The Peninsular War
Loss of the East Indiaman Kent 1825
42nd Royal Tank Regiment 1938 - 1944
A War Record 21st London Regiment (1st Surrey Rifles)
23rd London Regiment
Historical Records of The 3rd Royal Surrey Militia

Royal Marines Histories

Britain’s Sea Soldiers Vol I - Field
Britain’s Sea Soldiers Vol II - Field
Britain’s Sea Soldiers 1914-1919 by General Sir H E Blomberg KCB

The Queen's Royal Regiment - Journals and Regimental News

Journal of The Queen's Royal Regiment Vol I
Journal of The Queen's Royal Regiment Vol II
Journal of The Queen's Royal Regiment Vol III
Journal of The Queen's Royal Regiment Vol IV
Journal of The Queen's Royal Regiment Vol V
Journal of The Queen's Royal Regiment Vol VI
Journal of The Queen's Royal Regiment Vol VII
Journal of The Queen's Royal Regiment Vol VIII
Journal of The Queen's Royal Regiment Vol IX
Journal of The Queen's Royal Regiment Vol X to XII
Period covered 1925 - 1959

The East Surrey Regiment - Journals

Journal of The East Surrey Regiment Vol I Aug 1920 - May 1925
Journal of The East Surrey Regiment Vol II Aug 1925 - May 1931
Journal of The East Surrey Regiment Vol III Aug 1931 - May 1933
Journal of The East Surrrey Regiment Vol III Nov 1933 - May 1936
Journal of The East Surrey Regiment (new series) Vol I Nov 1936 - May 1937
Journal of The East Surrey Regiment (new series) Vol II Nov 1938 - May 1942
Journal of The East Surrey Regiment (new series) Vols III & IV Nov 1947 - May 1951
Journal of The East Surrey Regiment (new series) Vols V & VI Nov 1951 - May 1955
Journal of The East Surrey Regiment (new series) Vols VII & VIII Nov 1955 - Oct 1959
Journal of The East Surrey Regiment (Regimental News) Vols I & II Feb 1921 - May 1927
The 1st Surreys Rifle Gazette Vols IV & V March 1888 - Dec 1893

The Queen's Royal Surrey Regiment, History - Riley

The Queen's Royal Surrey Regiment Journals Vol 1 & 2
The Queen’s Royal Surrey Regiment Vol I 1960 - 1963
The Queen’s Royal Surrey Regiment Vol II 1964 - 1966

Newsletters

The Queen’s Royal Surrey Regiment Newsletter Vol I May 1967 - Nov 1976
The Queen’s Royal Surrey Regiment Newsletter Vol II May 1977 - Nov 1983
The Queen’s Royal Surrey Regiment Newsletter Vol III May 1984 - Nov 1988
The Queen’s Royal Surrey Regiment Newsletter Vol IV May 1989 - Nov 1993
The Queen’s Royal Surrey Regiment Newsletter Vol V May 1994 - Nov 1997
The Queen’s Royal Surrey Regiment Newsletter Vol VI May 1998 - Nov 2002

The Queen's Royal Surrey Regiment - Newsletter Supplements and Guides

The Regiment in China and Hong Kong 1860 - 1934
Sporting Records and Military Achievements of The Queen’s Royal Surrey Regiment and its Forebears
The Militia Volunteers and Territorials of The Queen’s Royal Surrey Regiment
Regimental India, The Surrey Connection 1925 - 1947
Bands, Drums and Music of The Queen’s Royal Surrey Regiment, its Forebears and Successors
Traditions, Treasures and Personalities of The Regiment
The Chapel of The Queen’s Royal Surrey Regiment, Guildford Cathedral
The Chapel of The Queen’s Royal Regiment, Holy Trinity, Guildford
The Chapel of The East Surrey Regiment, All Saints Church, Kingston
The Queen's Royal Surrey Regiment Timeline 1661-1966
A Tercentenary Memoir - 1702-2002 - 31st, 70th Regiments and The East Surrey Regiment

The Queen's Regiment History

Soldiers of The Queen 1966 - 1992 - Riley

Museum Publications

The Queen’s in the Middle East - Major R B Johnson
The Surreys in Italy 1943 - 1945
Territorial Battalions of the Regiment of Surrey and their Successors, 2nd Edition 1992
The Final Years 1938 - 1959 (The East Surrey Regiment)
The Queen’s in Burma 1991
Cassino (The East Surrey Regiment)
Malaya (The East Surrey Regiment) 1941 - 1942
The Territorials of Surrey 1908 - 1958
Surrey Yeomanry 1797 - 1928 Harrison Ainsworth
More Than Twice A Hero - Bernard McCabe - J W Sewell
The Infantry Regiments of Surrey - L M Wilson, P T Crowley and illustrated by B Fosten

Rolls of Honour

Officers Died in the Great War. Nominal Roll. Hard back version.
The Queen’s Royal Regiment Roll of Honour 1914 - 1919.
The Queen’s Royal Regiment Roll of Honour 1920 - 1939.
The Queen’s Royal Regiment Roll of Honour 1939 - 1945.
The Queen’s Royal Regiment Roll of Honour 1945 - 1953, Bound.
The East Surrey Regiment Roll of Honour. Photocopy Typescript 1939 - 1945.
The East Surrey Regiment Roll of Honour, Typescript 1939 - 1945.
Location of 2nd Bn The East Surrey Regiment Casualties Typescript, Far East 1941-1945.
The Artists’ Rifles Regimental Roll of Honour. A War Record 1914 - 1918.
The National Roll of The Great War 1914 - 1918, Section XIII London, containing names and records of service of those who helped to secure victory during World War I.
Booklet. Nominal Roll of Officers and Men of 1st, 2nd, 3rd Bns The Queen’s (RWSY) Regiment who died on active service 1914 - 1918, contained within a booklet of Order of Service at Holy Trinity Church, Guildford, on 31st May 1919.
Soldiers Died in the Great War ( Part 76 ) The London Regiment 1914 - 1919.
+Soldiers Died in The Great War 1914 - 1919, Nominal Roll, The East Surrey Regiment. Hard back version.
+Soldiers Died in The Great War 1914 - 1919, Nominal Roll, The Queen’s ( RWS ) Regiment. Hard back version.
+ Now available on a CD Rom - Soldiers Died in The Great War 1914-1919.

The Story of the 57th (East Surrey) Anti-Tank Regiment, Royal Artillery (T.A.)

Available from: Ray Goodacre, 7 Eastgate, Banstead, Surrey SM7 1RN
Price £10.00p plus £1.50p post and packing (please make cheques payable to: 57th A/Tk Regt History Project).