History - Year by year

Company history for the year 1953 - Year of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II

Friday 1st May to Saturday 2nd May
The Duke of Edinburgh attends the Royal Albert Hall Display.

Frank Head receiving the Daily Telegraph Shield from Prince Phillip. At this time Frank was the Captain of the 1st New Barnet Company, and under his direction had become one of the top drill Companies in London District, competing against the 1st Enfield. Frank was Captain of the 3rd Enfield from 1935 to 1945, seeing the Company through the war years. They also did well in drill, winning the Daily Telegraph Shield in 1940 and 1943.

The 3rd Enfield is one of half a dozen Companies that helps with accommodation for the coronation celebrations.

The Summer Camp takes place.

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