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Formed in 1958 from an amalgamation of the King's Regiment (Liverpool) and the Manchester Regiment to form the King's Regiment ([[Manchester]] & [[Liverpool]]), though the suffix was dropped ten years later. In 2006 it was further amalgamated with the [[King's Own Royal Border Regiment]] and [[Queen's Lancashire Regiment]] to form the [[Duke of Lancaster's Regiment]] (King's, Lancashire and Border).  
 
Formed in 1958 from an amalgamation of the King's Regiment (Liverpool) and the Manchester Regiment to form the King's Regiment ([[Manchester]] & [[Liverpool]]), though the suffix was dropped ten years later. In 2006 it was further amalgamated with the [[King's Own Royal Border Regiment]] and [[Queen's Lancashire Regiment]] to form the [[Duke of Lancaster's Regiment]] (King's, Lancashire and Border).  
 
  
 
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The regiment possessed an appalling reputation for being a bunch of scouse kleptomaniacs... allegedly.
 
The regiment possessed an appalling reputation for being a bunch of scouse kleptomaniacs... allegedly.

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Formed in 1958 from an amalgamation of the King's Regiment (Liverpool) and the Manchester Regiment to form the King's Regiment (Manchester & Liverpool), though the suffix was dropped ten years later. In 2006 it was further amalgamated with the King's Own Royal Border Regiment and Queen's Lancashire Regiment to form the Duke of Lancaster's Regiment (King's, Lancashire and Border).

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The regiment possessed an appalling reputation for being a bunch of scouse kleptomaniacs... allegedly.