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Army Service Corps Mechanical Transport Depots

This page lists the locations of depots of the MT section of the ASC in the United Kingdom during the Great War. All are in the London area unless marked with * No 1 Reserve…


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Army Service Corps Infantry Labour Companies

This page is work in progress 1 Company 2 May 1917: Section E joined 1 Labour Group from Dunkirk 2 Company 2 May 1917: Section A joined 1 Labour Group from Dunkirk 13 Company 4…



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British Army Long Service awards in the Great War era

Eligibility Soldiers qualified for the Long Service and Good Conduct Medal if they met the eligibility criteria (which required eighteen years service, with war service counting double). This award was recorded in a roll, held…




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Home Service Labour Companies of the Labour Corps

Original (Home Service) Labour Companies formed under Army Council Instruction 897 of 1917 *The men’s numbering sequence defined in the ACI changes at this point: we know of no reason for this and it is…


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Renumbering the TF Royal Army Medical Corps in 1917

Men serving in the Royal Army Medical Corps units of the Territorial Force got new numbers in 1917 and a great deal can be determined about their service from these numbers. This page should help…


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How to find a soldier’s service record

Background Every soldier had a service record, although only some 30% or so now exist. A service record consisted of a number of different army forms used to record information about a soldier during his military career….