1st Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Adrian Grant-Duff 04/08/1914 to 14/09/1914 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Lieutenant-Colonel James Thomas Crokett Murray 14/09/1914 to 01/11/1914 Wounded

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Edward Stewart 01/11/1914 to 13/07/1915 Invalided

Lieutenant-Colonel John George Harry Hamilton 13/07/1915 to 25/09/1915 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Edward Stewart 25/09/1915 to 02/01/1916 Promoted

Lieutenant-Colonel John George Harry Hamilton 02/01/1916 to 15/09/1916 Promoted

Lieutenant-Colonel Victor Morven Fortune 16/09/1916 to 17/01/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Lewis Pugh Evans 17/01/1918 to 10/06/1918 Promoted

Lieutenant-Colonel Francis Anderson 10/06/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

2nd Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel William Maclaren Campbell 04/08/1914 to 01/12/1914 Invalided

Lieutenant-Colonel William James St John Harvey 01/12/1914 to 05/09/1915 Promoted

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur Grenfell Wauchope 06/09/1915 to 20/04/1917 Promoted

Lieutenant-Colonel John Stewart 20/04/1917 to 01/04/1918 Temporary absence

Lieutenant-Colonel Thomas George Frederick Cochrane 01/04/1918 to 08/06/1918 Wounded

Major Robert Dalrymple Robertson 09/06/1918 to 20/07/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel John Stewart 20/07/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

3rd (Special Reserve) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Robert William Pigott Clarke-Campbell-Preston 04/08/1914 to 17/02/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Alexander Heldewier Oakley Dennistoun 17/02/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

1/4th Battalion (into 4/5th)      

Lieutenant-Colonel Harry Walker 04/08/1914 to 25/09/1915 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Lieutenant Robert Cocks Cunningham 01/11/1915 to 01/12/1915 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel George Adinston McLaren Sceales 01/12/1915 to 28/10/1917 Replaced

Captain Ronald William McIntyre 28/10/1917 to 09/11/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Thomas David Murray 09/11/1917 to 23/03/1918 Replaced

Captain James Ogilvie Grant Stuart 23/03/1918 to 30/03/1918 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Lieutenant-Colonel John Cruickshank 06/05/1918 to 17/05/1918 Transferred to another active battalion

Lieutenant-Colonel Richard Archibald Bulloch 19/05/1918 to 11/10/1918 Replaced

Major William Storey Wilson 11/10/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

1/5th Battalion (into 4/5th)       

Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Scrymgeour Wedderburn 04/08/1914 to 31/01/1915 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Hew Francis Blair-Imrie 01/02/1915 to 02/11/1915 Invalided

Lieutenant-Colonel Robert Hoyer Millar 02/11/1915 to 24/02/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Hew Francis Blair-Imrie 24/02/1916 to 08/03/1916 Replaced

1/6th Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel David Christie Campbell 04/08/1914 to 05/08/1914 Invalided

Major Charles Eliezer Colville 05/08/1914 to 16/08/1914 Replaced

Colonel Robert Drummond Moncreiffe 16/08/1914 to 27/06/1915 Temporary absence

Lieutenant-Colonel John Wylie 28/06/1915 to 27/08/1915 Temporary absence

Colonel Robert Drummond Moncreiffe 27/08/1915 to 28/06/1916 Transferred to another active battalion

Lieutenant-Colonel Archibald Offley Jenney 28/06/1916 to 01/10/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel John Wylie 01/10/1916 to 31/10/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Thomas Macaulay Booth 31/10/1916 to 16/08/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Neil Diarmid Campbell 16/08/1917 to 13/03/1918 Invalided

Lieutenant-Colonel William Philpot Campbell 13/03/1918 to 30/03/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Neil Diarmid Campbell 30/03/1918 to 12/04/1918 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Lieutenant-Colonel Frederick Robert Fairman Sworder 19/04/1918 to 23/04/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Francis Rowland Tarleton 23/04/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

1/7th Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Hugh Morris Allen 04/08/1914 to 29/07/1916 Temporary absence

Lieutenant-Colonel George Ronald Hamilton Cheape 29/07/1916 to 16/02/1917 Transferred to another active battalion

Lieutenant-Colonel Hugh Morris Allen 17/02/1917 to 23/03/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Holmes Sutherland 23/03/1917 to 07/10/1917 Invalided

Captain H C Macintosh 07/10/1917 to 04/11/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Holmes Sutherland 04/11/1917 to 28/02/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Stanley Robert McClintock 28/02/1918 to 25/03/1918 Replaced

Major David Robert Keir 25/03/1918 to 13/04/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel John Millar 13/04/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

2/4th Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel David Pirie 24/09/1914 to 19/12/1917 Remained CO

2/5th Battalion (absorbed by 2/4th)       

Lieutenant-Colonel Peter Strachan Nicoll 14/01/1915 to 01/11/1915 Replaced

2/6th Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur William Henry Hay-Drummond 12/09/1914 to 01/09/1917 Remained CO

2/7th Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Thomas H A E Cochrane 01/10/1914 to 11/02/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel George Haddon Bower 12/02/1917 to 01/04/1918 Replaced

3/4th (into 4th Reserve) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Harry Kebel Smith 15/02/1915 to 29/04/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Hugh Dunlop Dempster Chalmers 29/04/1916 to 31/08/1916 Transferred to another active battalion

Colonel Robert Drummond Moncreiffe 31/08/1916 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

3/5th Battalion (into 5th Reserve Battalion absorbed by 4th)       

Major Robert Hoyer Millar 14/05/1915 to 01/11/1915 Transferred to another active battalion

Lieutenant-Colonel William A Guthrie 01/11/1915 to 31/08/1916 Replaced

3/6th Battalion (into 6th Reserve Battalion absorbed by 4th)       

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Eliezer Colville 21/04/1915 to 28/06/1916 Replaced

Colonel Robert Drummond Moncreiffe 28/06/1916 to 31/08/1916 Transferred to another active battalion

3/7th Battalion (into 7th Reserve Battalion absorbed by 4th)       

Colonel Ralph William Anstruther 01/04/1915 to 21/01/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Peter Macduff 21/01/1916 to 31/08/1916 Replaced

8th (Service) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel John Forbes-Sempill 19/08/1914 to 25/09/1915 Wounded

Major John Gerrard Collins 25/09/1915 to 27/09/1915 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Captain John Ludovic Stewart Ewing 27/09/1915 to 24/10/1915 Replaced

Major Henry Robert Brown 24/10/1915 to 30/10/1915 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Gordon Beauchamp Duff 30/10/1915 to 04/03/1916 Transferred to another active battalion

Major George William Abercromby 08/03/1916 to 04/04/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles William Eric Gordon 04/04/1916 to 22/09/1916 Promoted

Lieutenant-Colonel George William Abercromby 22/09/1916 to 27/01/1917 Temporary absence

Major Robert Edward Anstruther 27/01/1917 to 02/03/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel George William Abercromby 02/03/1917 to 21/05/1917 Replaced

Major Robert Edward Anstruther 21/05/1917 to 02/06/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Ronald Walter Hadow 02/06/1917 to 17/08/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel William French 19/08/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

9th (Service) Battalion       

Colonel Henry Edward Maxwell 06/09/1914 to 24/10/1914 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Thomas Owen Lloyd 24/10/1914 to 18/11/1915 Invalided

Lieutenant-Colonel Walter William MacGregor 18/11/1915 to 11/01/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel John Stewart 11/01/1916 to 16/06/1916 Invalided

Lieutenant-Colonel Sydney Armitage Innes 16/06/1916 to 07/05/1917 Invalided

Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Francis Farquharson Murray 07/05/1917 to 08/06/1917 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Lieutenant-Colonel Sydney Armitage Innes 08/06/1917 to 23/03/1918 Invalided

Major William Bryce Binnie 23/03/1918 to 28/03/1918 Replaced

Captain William Storey Wilson 28/03/1918 to 23/04/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Richard Archibald Bulloch 23/04/1918 to 18/05/1918 Transferred to another active battalion

Lieutenant-Colonel John Cruickshank 19/06/1918 to 27/09/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Alexander John Stewart 27/09/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

10th (Service) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel William Stewart-Dick-Cunyngham 01/10/1914 to 31/08/1916 Invalided

Lieutenant-Colonel John Harvey 31/08/1916 to 13/09/1917 Invalided

Lieutenant-Colonel Thomas Latimer Cunningham 13/09/1917 to 03/01/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Sylvester Nairne 03/01/1918 to 15/09/1918 Invalided

Lieutenant-Colonel Patrick Stormonth-Darling 15/09/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

11th (Reserve) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel John MacRae-Gilstrap 02/12/1914 to 31/08/1916 Transferred to another active battalion

12th (Labour) Battalion (into 5th & 6th Labour Companies)       

Lieutenant-Colonel Harrie Jennings-Bramly 27/05/1916 to 11/05/1917 Remained CO

13th Battalion (Scottish Horse)       

Lieutenant-Colonel Alexander Edward McBarnet 29/09/1916 to 03/04/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Henry George Moreton Railston 03/04/1917 to 28/04/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Rupert Edward Selborne Barrington 28/04/1918 to 06/10/1918 Wounded

Lieutenant-Colonel Patrick James Blair 13/10/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

14th Battalion

Lieutenant-Colonel James Gilmour 01/01/1917 to 06/11/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel John Younger 06/11/1917 to 02/09/1918 Wounded

Lieutenant-Colonel John Munro MacKenzie 17/09/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO


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