Colours presented to Inniskilling Battalions

Event
Thursday, 1 June, 1939

The Governor of Madras, Lord Erskine, on behalf of HM The King, presented a new Regimental Colour to the 1st Battalion The Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers at Wellington, India, on 1 June 1939. The King's Colour had already been presented to 1st Inniskillings at Singapore in August 1938.

On the same day, The Colonel in Chief The Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers, HRH The Duke of Gloucester, presented a new Stand of Colours to the 2nd Battalion The Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers at Catterick Camp, England. The parade was commanded by Lieutenant Colonel H A Allen.

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