Frank Laugher enlisted as a Private in the Royal Warwickshire Regiment on 3rd December 1915 at Bromsgrove when he was placed on the army reserve. L-S. 8th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.T-Z. 4th (Labour) Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Son of Emile Pusch of 5, Albert Court, London, UK. 20th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. 8th Battalion, King's Own, (Royal Lancaster Regiment). 12th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. Major - 15th Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (2nd Birmingham Battalion) in the Great War (Cornish Brothers, Birmingham, 1932). Age 21. 23rd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. His name is on the wall of the missing at Thiepval on the Somme and his details are on the Visitors Centre database. 7th Battalion, The Buffs, (East Kent Regiment). Moved to Italy with the Division in November 1917. 18th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). He is remembered on the Memorial at Arras, Bay 3. Percy Humphries 11th Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (d.9th April 1917). 1st Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). Major Herbert R. Hoskins MC taken in 1917. 2nd Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. 112th Brigade / 37th Division and 34th Division 1st July : Hannescamps sector. The battalion had previously been stationed in India—first at Peshawar and subsequently in Bombay and Deolali until they embarked for England on … 5th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Pte. This post will look at regimental numbering in the 7th (TF) Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment between 1908 and 1914. 17th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 10th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 2nd Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment. 3rd Dragoon Guards, (Prince of Wales's Own). L-Z. Royal Warwickshire Regiment (d.17th Sep 1917). Royal Warwickshire Regiment (d.16th July 1916), Pte Albert O'Neil C Coy. The battalion had previously been stationed in India—first at Peshawar and subsequently in Bombay and Deolali until they embarked for England on … By May 11th he was dead. 4th Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment. UK, Royal Hospital Chelsea Pensioner Soldier Service Records, 1760-1920. 8th Battalion, The Buffs, (East Kent Regiment). 10th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). 8th Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment. 7th Battalion, Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment). Rookery School did a project recently to commemorate WW1 and choose George Grimmett as a soldier from their memorial to research and find out what his life was like before and during the war and how it affected his family. It was fought between French, British and Dominion forces and the German Empire in the Somme River valley and vicinity in northern France. 3rd (Reserve) Battalion August 1914 : in Warwick. 1st Battalion, The Queen's, (Royal West Surrey Regiment). 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. On 17th April 1917 he joined the 11th Battalion of the Royal Warwickshire Regiment in readiness for the Battle of Arras. 2nd Battalion, The Queen's, (Royal West Surrey Regiment). 4th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters,(N&D Reg). Over the next the next two months he had several periods of illness concluding with influenza for which he was admitted to hospital on 4th November 1916. These records are the unit war diaries of the British Army in the First World War and are held by The National Archives in record series WO 95. Son of William & Mary Wormleighton of Higham-on-the-Hill, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, UK. 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 3rd/5th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 6th July : Albert. Hawke Battalion, Royal naval Division. 7th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). If you could find a photo that would be awesome and I would make a donation to the dedication of the people who keep these sites going with all the info they get. 21st Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. 11th Battalion, Queen's Own, (Royal West Kent Regiment). 12th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. 08-08-1916. In 1881 the 6th Regiment of Foot became the Royal Warwickshire Regiment and in the years up until 1914 fought at … The Wartime Memories Project is a non profit organisation run by volunteers. 2nd Garrison Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 8th Battalion, King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. I-M. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 4th Battalion, Cameronians, (Scottish Rifles). Warwickshire Regiment (d.1st Aug 1917), Pte Joseph George Patrick Andrews 11th Btn. Sgt. 5th Battalion North Staffordshire Regiment. The Regiment also took part in the suppressing the India Rebellion of 1857. 3rd Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment. 7th Battalion, British West Indies Regiment. 10th (Kent Yeomanry) Battalion, The Buffs, (East Kent Regiment). 7th Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. Royal Warwickshire Regiment. 12th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. 3rd Battalion, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. Ashby, John - Seek Glory, Now Keep Glory: The Story of the 1st Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment 1914-1918 (Helion & Company 2000. 6th Battalion, Oxford & Buckingham Light Infantry. Joined 22nd Brigade, 7th Division. Private, 14968, 11th (Service) Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. A-K. 2nd Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Sergeant Edward Brookes, 1/7th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment, celebrated his 36th birthday in the trenches on 1st May 1915. 8th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. 11th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. 57th Brigade / 19th (Western) Division . 3rd Battalion, The Queen's, (Royal West surrey Regiment). 2nd/5th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. ***** 7th July : Tara-Usna Line. A-K. 1st/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment L-Z. 9th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's, (W.R.R.). 18th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. If you have a general question please post it on our Facebook page. 11th (Service) Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Having just commemorated a Royal Warwickshire Regiment man on my WW1 Remembrance blog, I thought I'd use this post to look at army service numbers issued to men joining the regular battalions of the Royal Warwickshire Regiment between 1881 and 1914. 10th Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. On his attestation paper he gave his address as All Saints Road, Bromsgrove and his age as 20 years 0 months. 1st Battalion, King's Own, (Royal Lancaster Regiment). 8th (Reserve) Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. 7th (South Irish Horse) Battalion, Royal Irish Regiment. If the information here has been helpful or you have enjoyed reaching the stories please conside making a donation, no matter how small, would be much appreciated, annually we need to raise enough funds to pay for our web hosting or this site will vanish from the web. Private, 14968, 11th (Service) Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. 1st Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. Regiment: 11th Company, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) Barnett, William Henry Age: 20 Rank: Private Regiment: 2nd/7th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. 19th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). The Regimental Depot was established at Warwick in 1873 and, following the 1880-1881 Cardwell Reforms, the Regimental title became 'The Royal Warwickshire Regiment'. 53rd (Young Soldier) Battalion, Notts & Derby Regiment. 14th Battalion, King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. 3rd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. 8th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. 1st Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. 6th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. 4th Battalion, North Staffordhire Regiment. The son of George and Martha Driver of Bishops Tachbrook. Territorial battalions raised second line battalions which would be numbered 2/4th, 2/5th and 2/6th, initially from men who did not volunteer for overseas s… 4th Battalion, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. 29th July : In front line North of Bazentin-le-Petit. 11th (Service) Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment was raised at Warwick in September 1914 as part of Kitchener's Third New … 3rd Battalion, Oxford & Buckinham Light Infantry. At home Edward left his wife Florrie Brookes nee’ Beesley and two children Lillian and Lewis Edward thereafter known as Ted. 6th Battalion,King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. 4th Battalion, Royal Marine Light Infantry. 3ed (Reserve) Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. 19th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Roland Alex Walker 8th Btn. Pte. 5th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). Like this page to receive our updates, add a comment or ask a question. 5th Battalion, Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment). 4th Battalion, Oxford & Buckingham Light Infantry. 16th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 9th July : Millencourt. 6th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. ), 8th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (W.R.R.). 2nd Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. 4th Reserve Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 16th Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. They are not personal diaries (try the Imperial War Museumor Local Record Offices for those). He was killed in action on 24th September 1917. 8th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). 5th Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment. The 11th Battalion diary for 15th November 1916 records a fierce battle for Frankfort Trench, although only the names of officers & RSMs were recorded when killed. Benjamin Henry Mitchell 1st Btn. Killed in action during the Battle of Arleux aged 24, Sunday, 29th of April 1917. The 11th Royal Warwickshire took part in an attack towards Martinpuich at dark on August 12, when they were held up within twenty yards of their objective and forced to retire with the loss of 2 officers and over 150 men. Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment). ), 5th Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (W.R.R. George William Lovett B Company, 1st / 4th Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment Died 11th May 1915, aged 30 Killed in Action. 5th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. 11th (Service) Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment was raised at Warwick in September 1914 as part of Kitchener's Third New Army and joined 24th Division as army troops. 5th Battalion,King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. E-G. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 08-08-1916. 7th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 7th Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. 11th Battalion. Want to know what life was like during the Great War? ***** 7th July : Tara-Usna Line. W-Z. 10th Battalion, The Queen's, (Royal West Surrey Regiment). 7th Battalion, King's Own, (Royal Lancaster Regiment). 11th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. 23rd Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). 6th Battalion, Queen's Own, (Royal West Kent Regiment). 5th Battalion, The Kings, (Livrpool Regiment). 2nd Battalion August 1914 : in Malta. 16th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. 8th battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. 4th Battalions, King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. 1st (Garrison) Battalion, Hampshire Regiment. 5th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. 5th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. 11th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg). 16th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. In 1881 the 6th Regiment of Foot became the Royal Warwickshire Regiment and in the years up until 1914 fought at … 5th Battalion, Oxford & Buckingham Light Infantry. A-K. 12th (Yeomanry) Battalion, Norfolk Regiment. 11th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. 2nd Battalion, Honourable Artillery Company. 1st Battalion, Royal Marine Light Infantry. 10th Battalion, The Kings, (Liverpool Regiment). 8th Battalion, North Staffordshire Regiment. 1st Battalion, King's Shropshire Light Infantry. This collection comprises service documents of soldiers (but not officers) who either became in-or-out-pensioners of the Royal Hospital Chelsea. His older brother William survived the War but suffered from injuries to his leg, and breathing problems from a gas attack. 2nd Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Brigade detached to the 34th Division. If you can provide any additional information, please add it here. R-S. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Library contains many many diary entries, personal letters and other documents, all transcribed into plain text. 7th Battalion, King's Shropshire Light Infantry. 7th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. The son of George and Martha Driver of Bishops Tachbrook. Formed in August 1914 in Coventry. 7th (Pioneer) Battalion, Durham Light Infantry. 2nd Battalion, Duke of Wellington's (W.R.R. Born Tachbrook, enlisted Coventry. 19th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. 17th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. 20th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters, (N&D Reg).