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 Symbol On 31 August 1914
the War Office issued instructions for all units of the Territorial Force to form a ...
The remainder formed up into the 2nd West Lancashire Division, which .... in
England under the 57th (2nd West Lancashire") Infantry Division.
1st Bn Loyal North Lancashire Regiment – 2nd Brigade, 1st Division .... Second
Ypres The 1st East Lancashires and the 2nd, 4th and 5th South Lancashires ....
Guillemont On the right flank, the 55th Division (West Lancashire Territorials), .....
2/5th and 4/5th Loyal North Lancashires, all in 170 Brigade of 57th Division,
Under the Territorial Act of 1907 fourteen infantry divisions were formed. Some of
these .... First Line 47TH (London) Division, Formerly 2nd London. First 48TH ...
First Line 49TH (West Riding) Division. ... First 57TH (West Lancashire) Division.
The 55th (West Lancashire) Infantry Division was an infantry division of the British
... by the reformed division occurred near Arras on the 17 April 1916 when 2nd ...
... 57th (2nd West Lancashire) Division (and subordinate units) [First World War
British Headquarters Unit]; 57th Inf Bn: 57th Infantry Battalion [First World War AIF
Mar 23, 2016 ... The King's Own Royal Regiment (Lancaster) was a line infantry regiment ... North
Lancashire) Brigade of 57th (2nd West Lancashire) Division; ...
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 Regiment was organised as the 64th Lancashire Rifle Volunteers in ... 8th
infantry and the Liverpool Irish became the 5th (Irish) Volunteer Battalion, ... The
2nd Battalion was part of the 57th (2nd West Lancs) Division, a copy of the 55th.