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Honours and Awards KSLI 1939 - 1945

The King's Shropshire Light Infantry - Honours and Awards 1939 -1945 Lists all honours and awards to officers and men of the King's Shropshire Light Infantry (all battalions), for war service 1939 - 1945, from Mention in Dispatches to...

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Korea 1951 - 1952 by John Whybrow

Korea 1951 - 1952 - Some Personal Impressions The Author was an officer with 1 KSLI during the Korean War and was wounded in action. He recounts his memories of the campaign, from a personal and regimental point of view. The book...

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KSLI 1881 - 1968 (approx 190 photos)

A photographic survey of the history of the King's Shropshire Light Infantry from its formation in 1881 to its demise as a "county regiment" in 1968, when absorbed into The Light Infantry. A wealth of photos from the regimental museum...

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Museum Guide Book

NEW! The museum has just produced a new fully-illustrated guide book, featuring detail on our regimental history and the displays in the castle. Glossy finish, 28pp with many illustrations

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Shrewsbury Castle Guide Book

NEW! A full-colour history and description of Shrewsbury Castle, recently produced by the regimental museum. 23 pp.

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Shropshire Roll of Honour for the Great War

This book is an indexed copy of the Shropshire Roll of Honour for the Great War produced by St Chad’s Church, Shrewsbury, in 2014.  The roll was compiled by two local amateur military historians, Neil Evans and Phil Morris.

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Soldiers of Shropshire (approx 190 photos)

A photographic survey of the Volunteer and Territorial units of Shropshire, with images of the Rifle Volunteers, 4th KSLI, Shropshire Royal Artillery and Shropshire Yeomanry from c. 1880 to 1970. Includes photos of these units on active...

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The Castles of Shropshire

An alphabetical gazeteer describing each of the castles of Shropshire - over 140 of them - and giving an account of its history (where known), size, structure, location etc, with maps, illustrations, and photos in both black and white and colour....

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The Menin Gate : KSLI casualties 1914-18

A detailed new work by local researcher Mr Phil Smith listing all the men of the KSLI who, having "no known grave" are listed on the Menin Gate at Ypres/Ieper. In a work which has taken nearly ten years to compile, Mr....

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The Shropshire Home Guard

Detailed account of the Shropshire Home Guard during WW2, from its origins as the poorly equipped Local Defence Volunteers in 1940, through its service as a properly organised and equipped Home Defence Force, and up until the national stand-down...

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