Cutting of the front page of the 11 January 1954 edition of The Evening Post. Includes an article on the laying-up of the regimental colours of the Royal Militia Island of Jersey during a service in St Helier Parish Church on Peirson Day following a ceremony in the Royal Square.




January 11th 1954 - January 11th 1954

Scope and Content

Includes comments in manuscript by Major Hugh Le Brocq, and photographs of: the Lieutenant Governor saluting the colours in the Royal Square; the Queen's Colour and the Regimental Colour. Also includes an article about the deaths of 35 people after a British Overseas Airways Corporation de Havilland Comet passenger crashed in the Mediterranean Sea after leaving Rome for London.


Anthoine, Leslie Thomas
Baxter, J, Regimental Sergeant Major
Billot, George Philip, Lieutenant Bailiff, 1949-1955 and Jurat of the Royal Court, 1945-1955
Bolitho, Richard John Bruce
Brain, H G L
Carter, E R, Lieutenant
Cartwright, Edward Charles
Coutanche, Sir Alexander Moncrieff, Bailiff of Jersey
de Las Casas, O M, Lieutenant Commander
Durand, G
Durell, A
Gilley, James Charles
Grant, Henry Le Feuvre
Gray, A
Guillochon, M
Harrison, Cecil Stanley
Huelin, W
Le Brocq, Hugh George
Le Couilliard, Arthur Gordon
Le Couilliard, Arthur Gordon
Le Gallais, Albert George L'Estrange
Le Gallais, John
Le Marinel, Matthew, Reverend, Dean of Jersey
Maundrell, Arthur Goodall, Captain
Nicholson, Lady
Nicholson, Sir Randoph Stewart Gresham, Admiral, Lieutenant Governor of Jersey, 1953 - 1958
Nicolle, Frederick St John
Ozouf, C
Piot, René
Robin, R C
Rogers, A E
Seguss, Frederick Albert
Vatcher, Henry Monckton
Vibert, Ralph
Voisin, Ralph Edward Bishop
Wadham, John Wise
Wallis, H A
Wilkinson, G F
Willis, Edward Henry, Major General, Lieutenant Governor of Jersey, 1929 - 1934
Picot, George Wimble, Captain
Woolley, W S, Lieutenant-Colonel
11th (Royal Militia Island of Jersey) Battalion Hampshire Regiment
British Legion
Evening Post
Hampshire Regiment
Jersey Overseas Contingent Association
Les Anciens Combattants Francais
Royal Militia Island of Jersey
Royal Militia Island of Jersey Association


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