Search Results for Middlesex Regiment

The Duke of Cambridge’s Own (Middlesex Regiment)

Battalions of the Regular Army 1st Battalion August 1914 : at Woolwich. 11 August 1914 : landed at Le Havre as Lines of Communication troops. 22 August 1914 : came under command of 19th Infantry…


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Enemy Alien labour units of the Middlesex Regiment

Authorised by Army Council Instruction 1209 of 1916, the Middlesex Regiment formed two labour battalions, numbered 30th and 31st (Works) Battalions, manned by recruits who were naturalised British citizens but of enemy alien parentage. The…



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Hospital admissions and discharge records

Availability of records Wouldn’t it be great to be able to find records of a soldier’s admission to or discharge from a hospital? Sadly in most cases it will not be possible as the records have…


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Staffordshire Yeomanry (Queen’s Own Royal Regiment)

The regiment was formed on the creation of the Territorial Force in April 1908 and placed under orders of the North Midland Mounted Brigade. It was headquartered at Bailey Street in Stafford with the squadrons…


Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment)

Also known as the City of London Regiment, the Royal Fusiliers raised no fewer than 47 battalions for service in the Great War. This makes it the fifth largest after the London Regiment, Northumberland Fusiliers,…


Border Regiment

Battalions of the Regular Army 1st Battalion August 1914 : in Maymyo, Burma. Returned to England, landing at Avonmouth 10 January 1915. Moved to Rugby. January 1915 : came under orders of 87th Brigade in…


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Newfoundland Regiment

The island of Newfoundland was established as a British colony in 1583. By 1914 it was a self-governing British Dominion. More than 3000 Newfoundlanders saw service in the Great War. It became part of Canada…


Suffolk Regiment

Regimental depot Bury St Edmunds Battalions of the Regular Army 1st Battalion August 1914 : on garrison duty in Khartoum, Sudan. Returned to England 23 October 1914. 17 November 1914 : came under command of…