Search Results for DEVONSHIRE REGIMENT JULY 1 1916

Devonshire Regiment

Battalions of the Regular Army 1st Battalion August 1914 : in Jersey. 21 August 1914 : landed at Le Havre and joined Lines of Communication Defence Troops. 14 September 1914: joined 8th Brigade, 3rd Division….


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Royal 1st Devonshire Yeomanry

1/1st August 1914: headquarters at 9 Dix’s Field in Exeter; “A” Squadron at Thorverton; “B” at Ottery St Mary; “C” atTotnes; “D” at Bodmin. Under command of the 2nd South Western Mounted Brigade. October 1915 : dismounted…



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The capture of Mametz, 1 – 5 July 1916

This article is about the attack and capture of Mametz on 1 July 1916 and the fight for the next ground up toward Mametz Wood that followed over the next few days. It principally concentrates…


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Timeline of July 1916

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British Army units stationed in India in July 1914

The following units of the British Army were stationed in India just before the start of the Great War. In addition to the units shown were the regiments of the Indian Army. Agra 74th Company of…


Army units stationed in Ireland in July 1914

The following units of the British Army were stationed in Ireland just before the start of the Great War. In addition to the units shown were the regimental depots of regiments based in Ireland. Armagh…




Tragic incident at Crouy, 1 July 1918

This page records the events of a dreadful incident that occurred on 1 July 1918, many miles behind the trenches of the Western Front. It involves the 7th Cavalry Brigade. The case is also noteworthy…