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
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 ...
The West Lancashire Division was a formation of the Territorial Force. ... All of the
infantry units left the Division during the period November 1914 ... The remainder
of the Division temporarily joined with its second line, the 57th (2nd West ...
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/
Battalions of the Regular Army. 1st Battalion ... 1914 : in Ulverston. Part of North
Lancs Brigade, West Lancs Division. ... April 1915 : transferred to 170th (2nd
North Lancs) Brigade, 57th (2nd West Lancashire) Division. Landed in France in
Part of Liverpool Brigade, West Lancashire Division. 22 February ... 18 November
1915 : left Brigade and attached as Army Troops to Third Army. ... 31 January
1918 : transferred to 171st Brigade, 57th (2nd West Lancashire) Division. 1/9th ( ...
2nd Army: General Sir Herbert Plumer. 5th Army: ... 2nd Guards Brigade Machine
Gun Company ...... 57th (2nd/West Lancashire) Division: Major GeneralR.W.R. ...
... 57th (2nd West Lancashire) Division (and subordinate units) [First World War
British Headquarters Unit]; 57th Inf Bn: 57th Infantry Battalion [First World War AIF
They were formed in October 1914 and, in early 1915, joined 171st Brigade, 57th
(2nd West Lancashire) Division. The Division landed in France during ...
The 49th (West Riding) Infantry Division was formed on 1 April 1908 as the West
Riding .... 45th (2nd Wessex); 57th (2nd West Lancashire); 58th (2/1st London) ...