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The 57th (2nd West Lancashire) Division was an infantry formation of the Territorial Force created in 1914 as part of the massive expansion of the British Army ...

57th (2nd West Lancashire) Division - The Long, Long Trail

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The history of 57th (2nd West Lancashire) Division ... The infantry received Japanese rifles, quite different to the Lee-Enfields that equipped the British armies in ...

55th (West Lancashire) Division - The Long, Long Trail

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Sep 28, 2015 ... The West Lancashire Division was a formation of the Territorial ... All of the infantry units left the Division during the period November ... The remainder of the Division temporarily joined with its second line, the 57th (2nd West ...

Battalion - Soldiers | The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment

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Uniquely, they are the only Battalion in the British Army to have earned the .... They were attached to 170th Brigade in 57th (2nd West Lancashire) Division at ...

55th (West Lancashire) Infantry Division | Open Access articles ...

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The 55th (West Lancashire) Infantry Division was an infantry division of the British ... Territorial Army in 1920 and remained in the United Kingdom for the Second ...

The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment in 1914-1918

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Battalions of the Regular Army. 1st Battalion August 1914 ... Part of North Lancashire Brigade in West Lancashire Division. Moved on 22 ... 4 June 1918 : transferred to 170th Brigade in 57th (2nd West Lancashire) Division, absorbing 4/ 5th Bn.

British Army, 3rd Battle of Ypres, June - December 1917

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2nd Army: General Sir Herbert Plumer. 5th Army: ... 2nd Guards Brigade Machine Gun Company ...... 57th (2nd/West Lancashire) Division: Major GeneralR.W.R. ...

Memorial Glossary beginning with 5 | Australian War Memorial

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... 57th (2nd West Lancashire) Division (and subordinate units) [First World War British Headquarters Unit]; 57th Inf Bn: 57th Infantry Battalion [First World War AIF  ...

Combined Irish Regiments - Liverpool Irish.

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They were formed in October 1914 and, in early 1915, joined 171st Brigade, 57th (2nd West Lancashire) Division. The Division landed in France during ...

Army Cyclist Corps - Expand Your Mind - Revolvy

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The Army Cyclist Corps was a corps of the British Army active during the First World ..... The 57th (2nd West Lancashire) Division was an infantry formation of the ...

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Driver John Large 2/3 West Lancashire Brigade RFA | Military ...

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The remainder formed up into the 2nd West Lancashire Division, which .... in England under the 57th (2nd West Lancashire") Infantry Division.

The Regiments In The Great War 1914-18 | Lancashire Infantry ...

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2nd Bn South Lancashire Regiment – 7th Brigade, 3rd Division ..... Guillemont On the right flank, the 55th Division (West Lancashire Territorials), including ..... 2/5th and 4/5th Loyal North Lancashires, all in 170 Brigade of 57th Division, made a ...

Full text of "The territorial divisions, 1914-1918" - Internet Archive

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The original function of the second line divisions was to form an army for use in the event of invasion being attempted, .... First 57TH (West Lancashire) Division.