Library contains many many diary entries, personal letters and other documents, all transcribed into plain text. 1st Btn. in the Great War of 1914-1918 West Yorkshire Regiment (d.12th May 1917), L/Cpl. Fold3 Collection. 12th (Service) Battalion, Prince of Wales's Own, (West Yorkshire Regiment). It was fought between French, British and Dominion forces and the German Empire in the Somme River valley and vicinity in northern France. 11TH MARCH. Home: Back To List Of Regiments: WW1 Music : Search British Army Service Records 1914-1920: Search WW1 Medal Index Cards: Search WW1 Widows Pensions Records: Search Soldiers Died In The Great War: Search Silver … 11th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment, Pte. The Roll of Honour of men of the Yorkshire Regiment (the Green Howards) in World War 1. 70th Infantry Brigade – 10th Battalion Durham Light Infantry – 11th Battalion Durham Light Infantry – 12th Battalion Durham Light Infantry – 1st Battalion Tyneside Scottish. Son of Tom and Mary Southwood, of 24, Finkle Street, Selby; … On 11 January 1819, the re… In the summer of 1915 he was in training at Bramshott, before leaving for France at the end of August. The regiment was raised at Canterbury. L/Cpl. The West Yorkshire Regiment Prince of Wales s Own 14th Foot was an infantry regiment of the British Army. 1/5th Battalion The West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion The Duke of Wellington's Regiment ... Regiment 1/7th Battalion The Duke of Wellington's Regiment 11th Battalion The Royal Scots Fusiliers 1st Battalion The Leicestershire Regiment . We were forced to retire, so fell back on our own lines”. and of its special reserve, territorial and service Battns. 146th Brigade / 49th (West Riding) Division. 3492 Private C Southwood, 3rd/5th West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own). up for auction is this old west yorkshire regiment bi-metal cap badge with back slider, as you can see in the photos. West Yorkshire Regiment during WW1 ... Grantham as part of the 32nd Brigade of the 11th Division. 5th Octobre : In front line in front of Le Sars. History of the Prince of Wales's Own West Yorkshire Regiment 11th (Service) Battalion. 133rd and 179th Regts., 1.e., in all reinforcements numbering about seventeen battahons. £30.00. An archive of First World War research information on soldiers in the West Yorkshire Regiment. This is the order of battle for the Battle of the Somme.The Battle of the Somme was an offensive fought on the Western Front during World War I from 1 July to 18 November 1916 as one of the greatest engagements of the war. Moved on 8 August to Edinburgh then six days later to Cambridge. They were a complete battalion, called the 9th (Yorkshire Hussars) Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment. Formed at York on 16th September 1914. 26 November 1915 : transferred to 64th Brigade, 21st Division. Exchanged county titles with the 16th Regiment of Foot. 13” was issued: ‘‘ Advance will continue this morning for capture of high ground Le Plouich to La Cliqueterie Fme. Bramshott is a hamlet on the border of Hampshire and Surrey and during the first World War~ Tin Town grew up around it. 222 names . The Regiment was first formed in1685 as the ‘Hales Regiment of Foot’ during the Monmouth Rebellion, when James Scott the 1st Duke of Monmouth (the eldest illegitimate son of Charles II and the current King’s nephew) unsuccessfully attempted to overthrow the unpopular King James II, but his small force was swiftly put down at the Battle of Sedgemoor. 13617. 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