It was quite a while ago that i posted on this site with referance to researching my grandfathers service records and the border regiment. I recieved them the other month and they were quite interesting. a qick resume if you dont mind; joined 8th Oct 1940.-R W Fusiliers(70th bn) transferred to welch regiment 1942.(30th bn) transferred to 4 border regt (8.8.42)(34c) attached to 60th field regt R A hospital from 29/7/44 to 11/8/44 back with 4 border(34c) proceeded to 206 reception camp for special python??? 18 holding bn india 3/12/45 11/5/46 posted to 405 pow camp.(yeovil somerset) released to th Z reserve 27/10/46. i have a good photo of him in battledress with various badges,one has the words chindit on them, i know that the 4 border 34 column fought in the second chindit campaign.also there are many more entries on his record,one stands out though "deprived 21 days pay allowed his mule to become galled" not sure what special python is though anyone out there shed any light on this ??