Soldiers from 3rd Battalion The Yorkshire Regiment, the 1st Battalion Welsh Guards and the 1st Royal Tank Regiment have all taken part in homecoming parades in recent days, cheered on by family, friends and the public.
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Family, friends and public welcome soldiers home from Afghanistan
Family and friends of soldiers from the 1st Royal Tank Regiment (1 RTR) were joined by the local community of Bury St Edmunds yesterday at a thanksgiving service held to mark the regiment’s return home from Afghanistan.
Thanksgiving service for Tankies’ return from Afghanistan
The people of Glasgow turned out in force on Saturday to welcome home around 100 soldiers from D Squadron of the 1st Royal Tank Regiment (1 RTR).
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1st Royal Tank Regiment takes part in homecoming parade in Glasgow
The final squadron from the 2nd Royal Tank Regiment (2 RTR) returned to its base in Tidworth, Wiltshire, this week after a successful six-month tour of Afghanistan.
Tankies return home from Afghanistan
Troops from the 2nd Royal Tank Regiment (2 RTR) have begun a ‘DIY-SOS-style’ makeover of their new home in Helmand province.
Tankies set up new home with Afghan Police