1916: James Fynn of South Wales Borderers in WW1, Sanna-i-Yat, Mesopotamia. It is mandatory to procure user consent prior to running these cookies on your website. After the war he worked at the Saracen's Head Hotel as an Ostler. 17 June 1918 : absorbed men of the 11th Bn, which was reduced to cadre. (d.17th Feb 1915), We are looking for volunteers to help with researching the activities of units of the Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers, Territorial Force, Regular Army, Pals Battalions, Kitchener's New Armies, Voluntary Organisations and the Ships of the Royal Navy. Record same as 1/4th Bn. 2nd Btn. Jack Rushton 2nd Battalion Cheshire Regiment (d.8th May 1915). It was not a line in which to meet a heavy attack, yet the Allied plan required it to be held." 18 February 1915 : replaced 1/5th Bn in Chester Brigade, Welsh Division at Cambridge. The popularity of the site means that it is far exceeding available resources. August 1914 : in Macclesfield. My granddad was in 2nd battalion in 1911 of Devonshire regiment, on census it says Malta. Formed at Birkenhead on 3 December 1914 by Alfred Bigland MP as a Bantam Battalion. Moved immediately on mobilisation to Shrewsbury and Church Stretton but by the end of August 1914 had moved to Northampton. 1st Battalion 04.08.1914 Stationed at Londonderry as part of the 15th Brigade of the 5th Division. Formed at Port Sunlight on 1 September 1914 by Gershom Stewart, MP. Formed at Chester in December 1916, moving to France in the same month. From the website of G E Conway, with my thanks. Poor Lydia and James were left believing Jimmy drowned in the mud and it haunted them all their days. 2/4th Battalion 1/5th (Earl of Chester’s) Battalion Favreuil British Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France. The website does control or ensorse any advertising on the site. He has made this information available to fellow researchers who may benefit from these documents. Library contains many many diary entries, personal letters and other documents, all transcribed into plain text. 31 March 1918 : disbanded in UK. Sailed in July 1915 from Devonport, going via Alexandria to Gallipoli where it landed on 9 August 1915. Moved to Lowestoft in September 1916, thence to Wrentham in May 1917 and Southwold by March 1918. "Cole, Leslie Stewart, 2nd Lieut., 3rd (Reserve), attd. For his actions here he was awarded the Military Medal. 26 September 1915 : landed in France. Returned to England, landing at Devonport on 24 December 1914. - 2nd Battalion, Cheshire Regiment during the Great War -. His name is known to those who remain in England, America and Australia. Formed at Chester on 13 September 1914 as part of K2 and came under orders of 58th Brigade, 19th (Western) Division. He is my great uncle on my mother's side of the family. George Senior 2nd Btn. Moved in July 1915 to Kinmel (Rhyl) and in August 1915 to Prees Heath. This group of soldiers of the 2nd Battalion is, allegedly, all that remained in 1919 of the original Battalion who had entered the War in 1914. Formed at Mundesley on 27 April 1918 to replace the 23rd Bn (above). He died in a noble attempt to save his comrades."". 1 September 1916 : converted into 50th Training Reserve Battalion. Returned to England, landing at Devonport on 24 December 1914. 22 April 1915 : transferred to 204th Brigade, 68th Division. The 2nd Battalion The Hampshire Regiment had only eight months in India when war broke out. Any cookies that may not be particularly necessary for the website to function and is used specifically to collect user personal data via analytics, ads, other embedded contents are termed as non-necessary cookies. 1916: James Hutchinson of Lancashire Fusiliers in WW1, Ficheux, France. 3.45 a.m. 25 September 1915 : landed at France. Moved to Happisburgh. Private Ernest Lawrence - Shot at Dawn . Cheshire Regiment, Thomas William Allman 2nd Btn. 8 July 1918 : transferred to 21st Brigade, 30th Division. Moved to Bacton in late 1917 but returned to Happisburgh by April 1918. 1st Battalion August 1914 : in Jullundur, India. 8th (Service) Battalion By April 1918 had moved to Kinmel Park (Rhyl) and by August 1918 was at Whitstable. 1918: Joseph Collin of King’s Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) in WW1, Givenchy, France. 2/6th Battalion 4 Companies were surrounded by the enemy and with very few exceptions the whole of the officers and other ranks were killed or taken prisoner." I recently won at auction an album of photographs documenting the officers and men of the 2nd Battalion, Worcestershire Regiment in the early years of the 20th Century. Moved to Aldershot in June 1915. Soldiers of ‘A’ Company, 11th Battalion, the Cheshire Regiment, occupy a captured German trench at Ovillers-la-Boisselle on the Somme. Cheshire Regiment (d.3rd Oct 1915), 2nd Lt. Peter Paul McArdle 1/2 Btn. 3/4th, 3/5th, 3/6th and 3/7th Battalions On 22nd April, the Germans launched the attack that would become officially known as the Second Battle of Ypres. £164.10. Samuel McCarthy served from 1908, with the 1st Battalion, Cheshire Regiment in India. 10 November 1914 : left the Division and landed in France. Formed at Stockport on 7 September 1914 as a home service (“second line”) unit. The only men of the Cheshire Regiment to go over the top on the first day of the Somme (July 1, 1916) were the men of the 5th Battalion, local territorials known as the Earl of Chester’s. We are unable to provide individual research free of charge, but do offer a paid service at competitive rates, the small profit from these services will be put towards the costs of keeping this website running. He died at Aubers Ridge, with the Royal Irish Rifles. For more information please see our page on. At that time, there was no practical defence against it. I prefer to hope his sufferings were brief and he and his immediate comrades were blown to oblivion. WW1 Casualty Death Plaque PTE John Hulmes The Cheshire Regiment 16th Battalion. Formed at Birkenhead on 18 November 1914 by Alfred Bigland MP, as a Bantam Battalion. WAR MEDALS CAVALRY OFFICER . Formed in Birkenhead in October 1914 as a Service Battalion of K4 and came under orders of 105th Brigade of original 35th Division. I have recently purchased a copy of his service medals, campaign medal and the Burma star. 13th (Service) Battalion Its remnants were combined with others and moved on to the next hell hole. 1st Battalion, Cheshire Regiment. A 2nd Battalion was raised in 1814 for a short while and re-raised in 1858. Private, 53760. Formed at Chester in September 1914 as part of K3 and attached as Army Troops to 22nd Division. 22 November 1914 : replaced 1/6th Bn in Chester Brigade, Welsh Division at Northampton. Moved to Bedford in August 1915. Record same as 15th Bn. All that was done was to issue each Battalion with 200 cloth bands to be worn across the mouth (it should be noted that a Battalion at full strength would exceed 800). 1942: Lance Corporal Arthur William Smith 2nd Bn. The War Record of the 1/5th (Earl of Chester's) Battalion The Cheshire Regiment, August, 1914-June 1919. He was discharged in 1919 and in April of that year returned to Lincoln. L/Cpl. Formed at Oldham in March and April 1916, moving to France on 3 April and in May 1916 respectively. 1 March 1915 : transferred to GHQ and spent several months on guard and other duties at Rouen, Abbeville and Dieppe. Came under orders of 84th Brigade, 28th Division, at Winchester. 21 April 1918 : disbanded in UK. 15 February 1915 : left the Division and landed at Le Havre. Records of 2nd Battalion, Cheshire Regiment from other sources. 1st Battalion August 1914 : in Londonderry. James and Lydia never recovered from their loss. If you are unsure of the official name of the Division, Brigade, Regiment or Battalion, you may wish to try a … Up to 27 October 1917, this was known as 62nd Batalion of the Training Reserve had had formerly been the 12th (Reserve) Battalion of the Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Formed at Chester in August 1916, moving to France in October 1916. Want to know what life was like during the Great War? This website is made available free of charge with the costs recovered through an advertising agreement. Cheshire Rgt. Moved in 1917 to Newscastle, in May 1918 to Seaton Carew and in September 1918 to West Hartlepool, as part of Tees Garrison. The Long, Long Trail website uses cookies only to make sure the site works and to improve your experience as a user. Alfred Jones served with the 2nd Battalion, Cheshire Regiment I'm researching my grandfather's history, especially his time during the War. 2nd Btn. Moved to Ripon in June 1915 then to France in January 1916 and served on the Western Front from February 1916 onwards. If you have a general question please post it on our Facebook page. 2nd Battalion August 1914 : in Jubbulpore, India. 8 November 2013 at 22:40 White Charles Antony . 1/4th Battalion Formed at Chester on 17 September 1914 as part of K3 and came under orders of 75th Brigade, 25th Division. Moved immediately on mobilisation to Shrewsbury and Church Stretton but by the end of August 1914 had moved to Northampton. Part of Cheshire Brigade, Welsh Division. Military Service: 2nd Lieutenant 5th Battalion, Dorsetshire Regiment. DAVIES, J.H. I had not seen him in real action until we met in the Hohenzollern Redoubt, and I was struck by his remarkable coolness and bravery under the terrible ordeal. Part of 15th Brigade in 5th Division. August 1914 : in Chester. 22 November 1915 : absorbed the 2/5th Bn, the Welsh Regiment. All moved to Oswestry. Here is the History of the 2nd Battalion during WW1 . These cookies do not store any personal information. Moved to Aldershot in May 1915. You signify acceptance of our use of cookies when you click the Accept button or by your continued use of the site. 1 July 1918 : attached to 102nd Brigade in 34th Division. Landed at Le Havre 16 August 1914. He is remembered as 'poor little Jimmy Sines'. Moved to Prees Heath. Poison gas had been first used by the Germans on 22 April.They again used gas in this attack. Formed at Chester in June 1916, moving to France in July 1916. 17 December 1914 : attached to 15th Brigade in 5th Division. 12.10.1914 Mobilised for war and landed at Marseilles and engaged in various actions on the Western Front including the Battle of Neuve Chapelle. 19 July 1915 : landed at Boulogne. Moved to Aldershot in May 1915. 17th (Reserve) Battalion Moved to Codford St Mary and by November 1914 was in billets in Bournemouth. £180.00. Want to find out more about your relative's service? Private Purcell, 2nd Battalion South Lancashire Regiment. 21-08-1918. 9th (Service) Battalion Become a supporter of the Long, Long Trail. Moved to Codford St Mary and by November 1914 was in billets in Bournemouth. Out of these cookies, the cookies that are categorized as necessary are stored on your browser as they are essential for the working of basic functionalities of the website. I am researching the names on the 1914-1919 War Memorial in my local church (St Oswald's, Bidston). 17 June 1918 : reduced to cadre strength and personnel transferred to 1/6th Bn. 20th (Labour) Battalion Alfred Jones 2nd Battalion Cheshire Regiment . August 1914 : in Chester. Moved to Tidworth but by October 1914 was at Chisledon. He was the second young member of our family as the following day the 9th May 1915 on my mother's side of the family they lost Thomas Drinkwater aged 17 years. Because Jimmy's friends were wiped out with him, no one was able to tell his parents exactly what happened. 1st Garrison Battalion var switchTo5x=false;stLight.options({publisher:'fc03f239-3fa4-46a7-8533-9662428c321a'}); Please note we currently have a backlog of submitted material, our volunteers are working through this as quickly as possible and all names, stories and photos will be added to the site. PoW 1914. Charles Smith with the assistance of the Members of the 6th Cheshire Old Comrades Association. was an upright Victorian man who wore his campaign medals on special occasions with pride, but must have known only too well what lay ahead for Jimmy when the boy enlisted for the Great War. Moved to Lowestoft in September 1916, thence to Yarmouth in March 1917 and Southwold in July 1917. 21 May 1918 : came under orders of 178th Brigade, 59th (2nd North Midland) Division. Sgt. 10 April 1915 : became a Reserve battalion. It remained at the Curragh when the Division was broken up in March 1918. 23 June 1918 : cadre transferred to 39th Division. Formed at Birkenhead on 9 September 1914 as a home service (“second line”) unit. A training unit based at Keane Barracks at the Curragh camp in Ireland, it was part of 196th Brigade in 65th (2nd Lowland) Division. Ernest Shep Toyne MM, CdeG. Soldiers of the 2nd Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, - 1919. It remained at the Curragh when the Division was broken up in March 1918. In 1917 moved to Westelton and later to Bury St Edmunds. From the website of G E Conway, with my thanks. The Wartime Memories Project is a non profit organisation run by volunteers. Up to 27 October 1917, this was known as 213th Graduated Battalion and had no regimental affiliation. April 1917 : converted into 60th and 61st Labour Companies of the Labour Corps. Moved to Ramsay, Isle of Man, in July 1916 moved to Gretna and in November 1916 to Liverpool. Moved to Aldershot in May 1915. It served on the Western Front until leaving France on 10 December 1915, whereupon it moved to Mesopotamia, landing at Basra on 8 January 1916. On August 31st it was directed to leave Mhow at once for Bombay to take over from the Sherwood Foresters. 3 August 1918 : disbanded in France. This is Cpl Henry Long of 1st Battalion, who died as a POW on 26 May 1917 and is buried in Hamburg. If you select a Regiment, then in the Battalion drop-down list you will only be shown the Battalions within that Regiment. However, they strongly resembled one another. 31 May 1918 : left the Division and moved to France. 21 May 1918 : landed at Calais. Cheshire regiment survived the pulverising German bombardment. Thank you. Foot), Battn. 7 February 1918 : transferred to 56th Brigade in same Division. 16th (2nd City of Edinburgh) Battalion (New Army) (McCrae’s Battalion) Rasied in Edinburgh in December 1914. Moved in January 1916 to Egypt and the following month to Mesopotamia where it then remained. James Snr. 15 Aug. 1914; served with the Expeditionary Force in France and Flanders from May, being then attached to the 2nd Battn. Uppingham School, and Clare College, Cambridge; subsequently joined his father's firm, Messrs. Henry A. Cole & Co. Ltd., Liverpool and Birkenhead, of which he was the prospective head; volunteered his services on the outbreak of war, and was gazetted 2nd Lieut. Cheshire Regiment. He was still a reservist and was mobilised when war was declared in August 1914. Copyright 2021 | Chris Baker | Leamington Spa UK. Landed at Le Havre 16 August 1914. 12 January 1916 : the 1st Manx (Service) Company joined and became ‘A’ Company. Adopted by the War Office on 15 August 1915. You also have the option to opt-out of these cookies. The Battalion war diary refers to this as the Wirral Battalion, although it did not have this as an official second title. July 1918 : absorbed by 15th Bn, South Wales Borderers at North Walsham. 12th (Service) Battalion In July the arrival of reinforcements permitted the establishment of the 2nd (Provisional) Battalion of the Dorsetshire Regiment. Cheshire Regiment (d.3rd Oct 1915), Extract from De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour 1914-1918: Stone Inscription :-"Who died as a prisoner of war and was buried at the time in Favreuil German Cemetery but whose grave is now lost". Sgt. 26 September 1915 : landed at France. I still think of them although I never knew them. A training unit based at the Curragh in Ireland, it was part of 194th Brigade in 65th (2nd Lowland) Division. Part of Cheshire Brigade, Welsh Division. December 1915 : withdrawn from Gallipoli and moved to Egypt. 1917: Thain MacDowell of 38th Battalion, CEF in WW1… Part of the 8th (Jullundur) Brigade in 3rd (Lahore) Division. The badge of the Cheshire Regiment as inscribed on a WW1 war grave. Like this page to receive our updates, add a comment or ask a question. The Regimental History notes 'The line to be held was nothing more effective than narrow trenches three feet deep, hastily constructed, with little wire, no communication trenches and little or no overhead cover. 21 June 1918 : reduced to cadre strength and main body of personnel transferred to 9th Bn. 'The positions occupied by Battalion headquarters and No. Review of new guide to Arras battlefields, Review of “Thousands of heroes have arisen”, Evacuation of casualties from the Somme 1916. A basic recruit training unit based at Kinmel (Rhyl), it was part of 14th Reserve Brigade. please Add a Name to this List It is not known how he met my 2x gt aunt whose parents also lived in Epsom, but were slightly better off, being a bailiff officer of Epsom court and ex-metropolitan policeman. 1/6th Battalion 11 September 1917 : disbanded in UK. If you have already submitted a story to the site and your UID reference number is higher than 254107 your submission is still in the queue, please do not resubmit without contacting us first. This is one of the photos from that album and shows officers, mostly of the 2nd Battalion, probably in Ceylon in … 1st Battalion Pte. 2nd Lt. Leslie Stewart Cole 3rd Btn. 1917: Thomas Bede Kenny of 2nd Battalion, AIF in WW1, Hermies, France. Was in action at Gallipoli and evacuated to Egypt before going to Flanders,where he would appear to have joined the 6th Battalion as the 5th remained in Egypt. This Division left India on 29 August 1914 as part of the Indian Corps and moved to France, landing at Marseilles on 26 September 1914. 2nd Battalion, The Leicestershire Regiment Leicestershire Regiment during WW1. 21st (Labour) Battalion Very interested in finding any more info. But opting out of some of these cookies may have an effect on your browsing experience. Cheshire Regiment during WW1 The Regiment raised 38 Battalions and awarded 75 Battle Honours and 2 Victoria Crosses losing 8,413 men during the course of the First World War. We must never forget what all these brave men did for us and perpetuate their remembrance. March 1915 : attached to 204th Brigade, 68th Division at Northampton. The badge of the Cheshire Regiment as inscribed on a WW1 war grave. The Devonshire Regiment In the First World War Battalions: We also use third-party cookies that help us analyze and understand how you use this website. The Cheshire Regt., eldest s. of Henry Alexander Cole, of The Homestead, Bidston, co. Chester, by his wife, Rhoda, 19 May, 1891; educ. Moved in October 1915 to Egypt and then on to Salonika. 6 February 1918 : disbanded in Belgium. Cheshire Regiment. Before that it had been 59th Battalion of the Training Reserve and up to September 1916 had been the 13th (Reserve) Battalion of the South Wales Borderers. It fought in the Boer War in South Africa in 1900. P&P: + £10.99 P&P . The 2nd Battalion Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry took up position on the left of the 2nd Battalion Worcestershire, and presently the 1st Battalion Lincoinshire fell back into line on the right flank. Details are provided in the notes that follow. It fought in the Boer War in South Africa in 1900. Benjamin Massey 2nd Battalion Cheshire Regiment, Pte. This battalion was amalgamated with the 1st at the end of the Second World War. 130 pp. June 1915 : came under orders of 105th Brigade in 35th Division at Masham and in August 1915 to Salisbury Plain. 1 and No. Chester: Phillipson & Golder, 1920. Records of 2nd Battalion, Cheshire Regiment from other sources. In February 1915 moved to Pirbright and in June 1915 embarked for Egypt and thence to Gallipoli. Both battalions undertook garrison duties across the British Empire over the next two decades. 8 April 1916 : became 4th – 7th Reserve Battalions. In November 1918 he was attached to the 1/89th Punjabis as Platoon Sergeant. As a two-battalion regiment, it was not merged with another unit during the 1881 reforms. Converted into 11th Bn, the Royal Defence Corps in August 1917. Pte. In the Great War 38 battalions were raised by the Cheshire Regiment. Cheshire Regiment (d.26th April 1918), Cpl. 19 June 1918 : transferred to 121st Brigade, 40th Division, and the Garrison Guard title discontinued. Cheshire Regiment. James Sines 2nd Btn. Originally created as the 46th Provisional Bn in June 1915 and manned by “home service only” men sent from the 2/4th and 2/5th Bns. 28 May 1918 : transferred to 75th Brigade, 25th Division. Reduced to cadre strength in May 1918 and disbanded in August 1918. Only small groups managed to escape. Moved to Chester. 2 nd Lt Lewson transferred to 14 th Field Ambulance (14 miles) 3rd September MONTGE 5.30 a.m. Formed November 1915. (d.8th May 1915). Cadre returned to England and moved to Aldershot. 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