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East Lancashire Regiment (d.29th May 1917), Pte. Edward Draper Eastwood 6th Btn East Lancashire Regiment (d.27th February 1917), Sgt. 1st Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. 7th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. 5th Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. The great fortitude, determination, courage, and devotion to duty displayed by this soldier could hardly be surpassed", Pte. 3rd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. 1st/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 12th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. ), 4th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (W.R.R. 53rd (Young Soldier) Battalion, Notts & Derby Regiment. 26th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. 10th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. The 9th (Service) Battalion East Lancashire Regiment Like other ‘service’ battalions the 9th East Lancashires was raised from volunteers and embodied for the duration of the war only. 2nd Battalion, British West Indies Regiment. After a brief period at their drill halls, the various units proceeded to large tented camps at Turton Bottoms (near Bolton), Chesham (near Bury) and Holingworth Lake, Littleborough (near Rochdale). 1st Battalion, The Buffs, (East Kent Regiment). ), 6th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (W.R.R. Records of 8th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment from other sources. The XXth Regiment of Foot" Bennet George Thomas. If you are enjoying the site, please consider making a donation, however small 8th Lancashire Fusiliers 126th Brigade 4th East Lancashire Regiment 5th East Lancashire Regiment 9th Manchester Regiment 10th Manchester Regiment 127th Brigade ... Nelson Battalion Hawke Battalion Hood Battalion 2nd Naval Brigade 1st Battalion Royal Marine Light Infantry (RMLI) L-S. 8th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.T-Z. 18th Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment. 11th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. 4th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. 12th Battalion North Staffordshire Regiment. 7th Battalion, King's Shropshire Light Infantry. E-G. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 1st Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. The 8th (Service) Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment was raised at Preston in September 1914 as part of Kitchener's Third New Army and joined 74th Brigade, 25th Division. Additional Bibliography for this Page. 5th Battalion, cameronians (Scottish Rifles. This memorial to the 1st Battalion stands on the site of their attack on the Sucrerie at Cerny-en-Laonnois in September 1914. 8th (Reserve) Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. History. 13th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. 9th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). 1st/5th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. G750 East Lancashire Regiment pals, Lahane Studio, Walton Rd, Liverpool. 14th Battalion, King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service. 22nd Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. 15th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Henry Bernard Robinson 8th Btn. The 11th (Service) Battalion (Accrington) East Lancashire Regiment. 8th Battalion (TF) 9th Battalion (TF) East Lancashire Regiment 1st and 2nd Battalions 3rd (Special Reserve) Battalion East Surrey Regiment 1st and 2nd Battalions 3rd and 4th Battalions East Surrey Regiment curiosities: 364* 4th Battalion, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. 4th Reserve Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. A-K. 6th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 2nd/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. L-Z. 4th Battalions, King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. (d.16th November 1916), Sloane William Henry. The 8th (Service) Battalion of the East Yorkshire Regiment (8th EYR), was a unit of 'Kitchener's Army' raised shortly after the outbreak of World War I. 2nd Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. 1st Battalion, King's Shropshire Light Infantry. 23rd Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). It did not eave the UK. 4th Battalion, North Staffordhire Regiment. 10th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). 9th Battalion, North Staffordshire Regiment. 8th battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 10th Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment. 30 October 1914 : cam… 11th Battalion of the Royal Warwickshire Regiment. 2nd Garrison Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Further north, near Beaumont Hamel, 8th East Lancashires and 10th Loyal North Lancashires attacked side by side on the 15th November in the battle of the Ancre, but failed with severe casualties. 10th (Kent Yeomanry) Battalion, The Buffs, (East Kent Regiment). Library contains many many diary entries, personal letters and other documents, all transcribed into plain text. 6th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. 6th Battalion, Oxford & Buckingham Light Infantry. 1st Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). Thomas Maugham 11th Btn. 2nd/5th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. East Lancashire Regiment (d.8th July 1916) Joseph Richardson died of wounds on the 8th of July 1916, aged 33 and is buried in Plot 1. 5th Battalion, King's Own, (Royal Lancaster Regiment). 12th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. 7th Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. 1st Battalion, Honourable Artillery Company. 24th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. S-V. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 4th Battalion, The Quuen's, (Royal West Surrey Regiment). 5th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. 11th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Kitchener New Army Battalion, (K2). F-K. 8th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Samuel Thomas Buckley 8th Btn. 6th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 1st Battalion, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. If you have already submitted a story to the site and your UID reference number is higher than 254107 your submission is still in the queue, please do not resubmit without contacting us first. North Staffordshire Regiment. 8th Battalion, The Buffs, (East Kent Regiment). 12th Battalion, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. 5th Battalion, The Kings, (Livrpool Regiment). 10th Battalion, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. L-Z. 6th Battalion, The Buffs, (East Kent Regiment). 3rd Battalion, North Staffordshire Regiment. 10th Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. 12th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). The 13th and 14th York & Lancasters (1st and 2nd Barnsley Pals) were to support the two leading battalions. 1st/5th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 1st Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. The wounded Non-Commissioned Officer requested Private Young to get under cover, but he refused, and was almost immediately very seriously wounded by having both jaws shattered. 2nd Battalion,King's Own, (Royal Lancaster Regiment). 8th Battalion, North Staffordshire Regiment. The popularity of the site means that it is far exceeding available resources. 6th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). 4th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). 7th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). Served 4 years in Queen Victoria's Rifles. 18th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. N-R. 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 9th Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. It was then transferred to the experienced 3rd Division and fought with it on the Somme, at Arras and Ypres. 20th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). 11th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. The 1st/8th Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers was part of the East Lancashire Division in Gallipoli. 1st Battalion, The Queen's, (Royal West Surrey Regiment). 6th Battalion, Queen's Own, (Royal West Kent Regiment). Sadly, after Robert's death, he was never ever mentioned in the family again. 11th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment. 10th Battalion, Royal Warickshire Regiment. Landed at Le Havre 22 August 1914. 3rd/5th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 4th Battalion, Royal Marine Light Infantry. 17th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 1st Battalion, Queen's Own, (Royal West Kent Regiment). Following a short period of training it went to the Western Front with other Kitchener battalions and endured a disastrous initiation at the Battle of Loos. Many of the Pals battalions have been the subject of recent books, published by Pen & Sword. The 1st Battalion was formed from the 30th (Cambridgeshire) Regiment of Foot (raised in 1702) and the 2nd Battalion from the 59th (2nd Nottinghamshire) Regiment of Foot (raised 1755) and the regiment was renamed the East Lancashire Regiment in July 1881. The 1st Battalion was formed from the 30th (Cambridgeshire) Regiment of Foot (raised in 1702) and the 2nd Battalion from the 59th (2nd Nottinghamshire) Regiment of Foot (raised 1755) and the regiment was renamed the East Lancashire Regiment in July 1881.. 8th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. A-B.. 7th Battalion, Linconshire Regiment. Formed at Preston in September 1914. 22nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Many of the Pals battalions have been the subject of recent books, published by Pen & Sword. 20th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 16th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 9th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). A-C. 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment, D-H. 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 7th Battalion, North Staffordshire Regiment. 8th (City of London) Battalion, London Regiment, (Post Office Rifles). 4th Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment. 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. The 8th (Service) Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment was in many ways a unit typical of the British Expeditionary Force. 4th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters,(N&D Reg). The Loyal North Lancashire and Suffolk both reported joining the battalion at Courcelles-le-Comte on 16 February 1918. Notwithstanding his terrible injuries, Private Young continued endeavouring to effect the rescue upon which he had set his mind, and eventually succeeded with the aid of another soldier. For more information please see our page on. 10th Battalion, Queen's Own, (Royal West Kent Regiment). A-G. 10h Battalion, Lincolnshire Regient. 10th Battalion of the Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. 4th Battalion, Cameronians, (Scottish Rifles). Courtesy of Paul Hughes. 17th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). A-K. 1st Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment, L-Z. - 8th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment during the Great War -. 1st Battalion,Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Christmas Gift Subscription now available. Lancashire's Forgotten Heroes, 8th (Service) Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment in the Great War by Stephen Barker (Illustrated, 1 Sep 2008) Paperback on Amazon.com. 10th Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment. 10th Battalion, King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. 3 November 1914 : Landed at Tanga, German East Africa, with the 2… A984 John Porter of Blackpool, 2nd 4th Battalion,East Lancashire Regiment, died 13 September 1917. 16th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. 19th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. L-Z. G750 East Lancashire Regiment pals, Lahane Studio, Walton Rd, Liverpool. 10th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. 11th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). Returned to England, landing at Southampton 30 October 1914. 6th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. He was killed in battle on a Tuesday in July 1917 most probably on the 1st day of Passchendaele. 5th Battalion, Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment). If you can provide any additional information, please add it here. W-Z. Field-Marshal Lord Kitchener called for 100,000 men on 8 August1914 to help expand the British Armies in a fight against a formidable enemy. 2nd Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. 2nd (Entrenching Battalion) Lincolnshire Regiment. The regiment was formed, as a consequence of defence cuts instigated by the 1957 Defence White Paper, by the amalgamation of the 1st Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment and the 1st Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment (The Prince of Wales's Volunteers) on 1 July 1958.. 20th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. S-V. 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. In typical British county regiments, the 1st and 2nd Battalions were regular army, the 3rd was the special reserve battalion which did not normally serve overseas but remained at home as the regimental depot and training unit from which replacemetns were sent to the regular battalions. 8th Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment. 7th Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. 19th Battalion (3rd Salford Pals Bn) (Pioneers) 3rd Battalion. 17th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. The XXth Regiment of Foot" The 4th, 5th and 6th Battalions were normally Territorial Forcebattalions. 12th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). Author/Compiler: Title: Publisher: Officers of the Regiment. Burials in 1915: 24 May Sgt Bowden Frank aged 31 yrs, 8th/Lancashire Fusiliers (TF), was buried at Pembroke Military Cemetery. The division was embodied upon the outbreak of war. 12th Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment. 27th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. 2nd Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). 10th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. East Lancashire Regiment (d.31st Jul 1917). 10th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (W.R.R.). 2nd Battalion August 1914 : in Bangalore, India. 13th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. 3ed (Reserve) Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Want to know what life was like during the Great War? 4th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. A challenging task was set but within a short space of time scores of men enlisted to do their part and take on the might of the German Army and Central Powers, whether they were ready or not, mental… The battalion was to service this part of the line until the early days of July 1916. 5th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. 16th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. 8th Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment. Our 3rd Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 26 May 1918 : transferred to 183rd Brigade, 61st (2nd South Midland) Division. 14th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. 5th Battalion,King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. 1st Battalion August 1914 : in Aldershot. R-S. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Courtesy of Paul Hughes. 18th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. 13th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. 3rd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment, Cont. 1st Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. A-C. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.D-H. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 17th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. 2nd Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. 6th Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment. We currently have a huge backlog of stories and historical documents which need to be edited or transcribed for display online, if you have a good standard of written English, an interest in the two World Wars and a little time to spare online we would appreciate your help. 12th (Yeomanry) Battalion, Norfolk Regiment. 5th Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment. 6th Battalion King's Own Scottish Borderers. I-M. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 19th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 8th Battalion, Black Watch, (Royal Highlanders). 7th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. 1st Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 10th Battalion, British West Indies Regiment. 4th Battalion, King's Own, (Royal Lancaster Regiment). W-Z. 18th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). 7th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. 1943: The Battalion until the end of the war fought with the 8th Army in Italy, from Salerno to Rimini. 2nd Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment. East Lancashire Regiment during WW2 During WW2 The East Lancashire regiment had 7 serving battalions. 3rd Battalion, British West Indies Regiment. A-K. 6th Battalion,Bedfordshire Regiment, L-Z. 6th Battalion, British West Indies Regiment. I-M. 1st Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment. Deal Battalion, Royal Marine Light Infantry. L/Cpl. C-D. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 7th Battalion, The Buffs, (East Kent Regiment). 8th Battalion, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. The 1st/8th Lancashire Fusiliers 1915 – 1st/8th Lancashire. Records of 8th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment from other sources. 3rd Battalion, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. The Barnsley Chronicle. 1st Battalion August 1914 : in Colchester and part of 11th Brigade in 4th Division. 1 February 1918 : transferred to 103rd Brigade, 34th Division. 1st Battalion, North Staffordshire Regiment. William Turner: Pals. East Lancashire Regiment, Pte. William Young VC. 1945: Moved to Burma, however, arriving too late to contribute to the defeat of Japan. East Lancashire Regiment (d.23rd Sep 1917), 2nd Lt. Vernon Lee Walker 8th Btn. ... C Company, 1/4th Battalion East Lancashire Regiment, being taken ashore by trawler, Gallipoli, 9 May 1915. After initial training, he was sent to Belgium. 11th Battalion, King's Own, (Royal Lancaster Regiment). The Wartime Memories Project is a non profit organisation run by volunteers. Kennedy of Downshire Hill, Hampstead, London, UK & the late Captain A.C. Kennedy of 1st Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. Veterans of the 8th East Lancs always remembered the 'Fonky' sector as the place where the battalion developed its own identity, became familiar with the local area and lost its first casualties. 5th Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment. A copy of The History of the East Lancashire Regiment in the Great War 1914-1919 edited by Major General Sir N. Nicholson is held at Accrington Library and at the Lancashire Infantry Museum; click here for details of a recent reprint. L-Z. 25th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. 3rd Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment. 14th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. 2nd Battalion, The Queen's, (Royal West Surrey Regiment). 5th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. The 1st Battalion of the East Lancashire Regiment was formed on 1st July 1881 from the old 30th (Cambridgeshire) Regiment of Foot. 7th (South Irish Horse) Battalion, Royal Irish Regiment. 2nd Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment. L-Z. 7th Battalion, Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment). 23rd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. 7th Battalion: The Battalion was in India and served mainly on the North-West Frontier. 12th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. 11th Battalion, Queen's Own, (Royal West Kent Regiment). 8th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. A-K. Hawke Battalion, Royal Naval Division. Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment). The Chorley Pals formed 'Y' Company, 11th (Accrington Pals) Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment. 8th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. 12th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. Robert Ashworth 8th Btn. Pte. We are now on Facebook. 2nd Battalion August 1914 : in Wijnberg, South Africa. 3rd Battalion, King's Own, (Royal Lancaster Regiment). I have visited the National Archives in Kew and obtained a copy of the War Diary for the 8th Btn of his unit in the month that he died. 5th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 20th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. 21st (Labour) Battalion, Cheshire Regiment. 7th Battalion, British West Indies Regiment. https://www.tameside.gov.uk/MuseumsandGalleries/Territorial-Force-1914-1919 L-Z. 6th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Further north, near Beaumont Hamel, 8th East Lancashires and 10th Loyal North Lancashires attacked side by side on the 15th November in the battle of the Ancre, but failed with severe casualties. 17th Battalion (1st South-East Lancashire) (Bantam Bn) 2nd/7th Battalion. W-Z. 7th Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment. 2nd Battalion, Oxford & Buckingham Light Infantry. 8th Battalion of the East Lancashire Regiment. Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment). 18th Battalion (2nd South-East Lancashire) (Bantam Bn) 2nd/8th Battalion. The attack was to be led by the 11th East Lancashires on the right and the 12th York & Lancasters (Sheffield City Battalion) on the left. 1st (Garrison) Battalion, Hampshire Regiment. 8th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 8th Battalion, The Queen's, (Royal West Surrey Regiment). 4th (Labour) Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. var switchTo5x=false;stLight.options({publisher:'fc03f239-3fa4-46a7-8533-9662428c321a'}); Please note we currently have a backlog of submitted material, our volunteers are working through this as quickly as possible and all names, stories and photos will be added to the site. 2nd Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (W.R.R. 2nd Battalion, The Buffs, (East Kent Regiment). 4th Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment. 28th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. 9th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. 8th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). to help with the costs of keeping the site running. 19th (Queen Alexandra's Own Royal) Hussars. 1st Battalion, Black Watch, (royal Highlanders). 53 in the Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension in France. 5th Battalion, Oxford & Buckingham Light Infantry. 256 pp. 18th Battalion (2nd South-East Lancashire) (Bantam Bn) 2nd/8th Battalion. 9th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's, (W.R.R.). Against them, Serre was held by the 169th (8th Baden) Infantry Regiment. He then went unaided to the dressing station where it was discovered that he had also been wounded by a rifle bullet in the chest. 19th Battalion (3rd Salford Pals Bn) (Pioneers) 3rd Battalion. 8th (Service) Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment. 7th (Pioneer) Battalion, Durham Light Infantry. 3rd/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 1st Battalion, King's Own, (Royal Lancaster Regiment). The Battalion started its life in Fulwood Barracks, Preston, in late August 1914 and in early September 1,000 men moved to billets in Lewes and Eastbourne. Formed from surplus of six Service Battalions: 8th South Lancashire Regiment; 8th Loyal North Lancashire Regiment; 8th Bedfordshire Regiment; 9th Suffolk Regiment; 13th Cheshire Regiment and 14th Durham Light Infantry. 4th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. A984 John Porter of Blackpool, 2nd 4th Battalion,East Lancashire Regiment, died 13 September 1917. 21st Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. 7th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 4th Battalion, Oxford & Buckingham Light Infantry. 11th Battalion, The Queen's, (Royal West Surrey regiment). 6th Battalion,King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. 6th Battalion. The 6th (Service) Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment was raised at Preston in August 1914 as part of Kitchener's First New Army and joined 38th Brigade, 13th (Western) Division and trained at Lucknow Barracks, Tidworth spending the winter in billets at Winchester. 12th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. 2nd Battalion, Honourable Artillery Company. (d.15th July 1916), We are looking for volunteers to help with researching the activities of units of the Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers, Territorial Force, Regular Army, Pals Battalions, Kitchener's New Armies, Voluntary Organisations and the Ships of the Royal Navy. 15th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 8th Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. 7 February 1918: transferred to 1st Brigade in same Division. 21st Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. The 9th (Service) Battalion East Lancashire Regiment in Macedonia This battalion was part of 65th Brigade, 22nd Division and served in Macedonia from 1915 to 1919, taking part in both Battles of Doiran (1917 and 1918). 19th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Like this page to receive our updates, add a comment or ask a question. The Queen's, (Royal West Surrey Regiment). 13 August 1914 : landed at Le Havre. please Add a Name to this List 7th Battalion, King's Own, (Royal Lancaster Regiment). The Commonwealth Debt of Honour Register records that Walter was the husband of Mrs W. Ormerod, of Hall Carr Cottages, Rawtenstall - though the Army Register of Soldiers' Effects records that his effects were left to his … They trained at Codford and spent the winter in billets in Bournemouth from November 1914, when they became Divisional Troops with 25th Division. Son of Mrs Anna F.I. After heavy casualties the battalion was disbanded early in 1918. 9th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles. 2nd Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 8th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). 9th Battalion, King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. East Lancashire Regiment (d.27th August 1916), An extract from the London Gazette, dated 28th March, 1916, records the following:- "For most conspicuous bravery. 7th Battalion, The Queen's, (Royal West Surrey Regiment). 10th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 5th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. 1st Battalion, Royal Marine Light Infantry. A-K. 12th (Yeomanry) Battalion, Norfolk Regiment. A German prisoner helps wounded British soldiers back from the front near Poziers on July 19, including Private RG Wood of 8th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment, second right M-P. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. The Battalion added many honours to the history of the Regiment. 8th Battalion, King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Remembered on the Menin Gate Memorial, which bears the names of men lost without trace. 1st (Regular) Battalion: 1940, 1944 – 1945: The Battalion during this time served in North West Europe; 2nd (Regular) Battalion: September 1939: The Battalion was in India at outbreak of war. ), 7th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (W.R.R. Remembering Walter Ormerod (Private 29126 - 8th Bn, East Lancashire Regiment), who died on 2 January 1917, and is buried in St Venant Communal Cemetery, France.. 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