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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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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…


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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…


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…




British West Indies Regiment

Formation The regular West India Regiment long pre-dated the Great War. Its 1st Battalion, based at Freetown, sent a detachment for service in German Cameroons. 2nd Battalion saw much service in the West and East…


Bedfordshire Regiment

Regimental Depot Kempston Barracks, Bedford Battalions of the Regular Army 1st Battalion August 1914 : in Mullingar in Ireland. Part of 15th Brigade, 5th Division. Landed in France on 15 August 1914. 2nd Battalion August…