1st Battalion          

Lieutenant-Colonel Guy Cunninghame Knight 04/08/1914 to 11/09/1914 Killed in action/Died of wounds    

Major Walter Reginald Lloyd 12/09/1914 to 14/09/1914 Killed in action/Died of wounds    

Major Aubrey John Carter 14/09/1914 to 04/11/1914 Killed in action/Died of wounds    

Major Charles Godfrey Mitford Slade 04/11/1914 to 08/11/1914 Killed in action/Died of wounds    

Captain Alick Lancelot Prince 08/11/1914 to 08/11/1914 Killed in action/Died of wounds    

Lieutenant James Gerard Wyndham Hyndson 08/11/1914 to 14/11/1914 Replaced    

Major Henry George Powell 14/11/1914 to 05/01/1915 Invalided    

Captain James Dare 05/01/1915 to 21/02/1915 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Robert Russell Bowlby 21/02/1915 to 06/04/1915 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel William Denziloe Sanderson 06/04/1915 to 25/09/1915 Wounded    

Lieutenant-Colonel Bertram Joseph Wakley 26/09/1915 to 01/12/1915 Replaced    

Major Philip Arthur Edwards 01/12/1915 to 23/01/1916 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel William Denziloe Sanderson 23/01/1916 to 23/08/1916 Invalided    

Lieutenant-Colonel Noel Clive Phillips 23/08/1916 to 29/07/1918 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Thomas R Forsyth-Forrest 29/07/1918 to 11/10/1918 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Robert Esme Berkeley 11/10/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO    

2nd Battalion          

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Edward Arthur Jourdain 04/08/1914 to 29/07/1918 Killed in action/Died of wounds    

Lieutenant-Colonel Thomas McGhie Bridges 07/08/1918 to 01/11/1918 Remained CO    

3rd (Special Reserve) Battalion          

Lieutenant-Colonel Thomas Cowper-Essex 04/08/1914 to 01/01/1917 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Percy W Harrison 01/01/1917 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO    

1/4th Battalion          

Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Langton Beckwith 04/08/1914 to 04/10/1914 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Peter Ormrod 04/10/1914 to 02/03/1915 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Ralph Hindle 02/03/1915 to 30/11/1917 Killed in action/Died of wounds    

Lieutenant-Colonel John Arthur Crump 30/11/1917 to 28/06/1918 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Thomas Glyndwr Williams 29/06/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO    

1/5th Battalion          

Lieutenant-Colonel John William Slater 04/08/1914 to 12/02/1915 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel George Hesketh 12/02/1915 to 20/10/1916 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Thomas Oswald Smith 30/10/1916 to 31/07/1917 Wounded    

Lieutenant-Colonel George Douglas Morton 15/08/1917 to 01/12/1917 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Louis Peter Anderson 15/12/1917 to 04/02/1918 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Lloyd Harford 04/02/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO    

2/4th Battalion          

Colonel Edmund Richard Scott 03/05/1915 to 20/05/1916 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Robert Lygon 20/05/1916 to 02/03/1917 Replaced    

Major Charles Edward Cox Bartlett 02/03/1917 to 08/04/1917 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel John Arthur Ballard 08/04/1917 to 03/07/1917 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Clair James Gasson 03/07/1917 to 06/04/1918 Invalided    

Lieutenant-Colonel Edward Gordon Thin 06/04/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO    

2/5th Battalion         

Lieutenant-Colonel Franklin Thomasson 08/10/1914 to 28/06/1916 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Francis Hitchins 05/07/1916 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO    

3/4th (into 4th Reserve) Battalion          

Lieutenant-Colonel George Duckworth Hale 05/11/1915 to 01/01/1918 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur Sydney Bates 01/01/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO    

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

Captain Charles Fitzhenry Bouchier 15/04/1915 to 22/12/1915 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Frank Wigram Foley 22/12/1915 to 31/08/1916 Replaced    

4/5th Battalion (absorbed by 1/5th)          

Lieutenant-Colonel John Henry Lang Sims 23/07/1915 to 19/01/1917 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Lloyd Harford 14/02/1917 to 04/02/1918 Remained CO    

6th (Service) Battalion         

Lieutenant-Colonel Robert Russell Bowlby 19/08/1914 to 21/02/1915 Transferred to another active battalion    

Lieutenant-Colonel Henry George Levinge 22/03/1915 to 10/08/1915 Killed in action/Died of wounds    

Lieutenant-Colonel James Gordon Fairlie 11/08/1915 to 22/04/1916 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Captain William Gilliat Cragg 22/04/1916 to 26/05/1916 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Harold Unwin 26/05/1916 to 25/10/1916 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel William Evelyn Maples 25/10/1916 to 14/12/1916 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Captain Reginald Thomas Keble Hodge 15/12/1916 to 23/12/1916 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Foster Newton Thorne 23/12/1916 to 16/01/1917 Killed in action/Died of wounds    

Lieutenant-Colonel Reginald Thomas Keble Hodge 16/01/1917 to 02/02/1917 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Foster Newton Thorne 02/02/1917 to 19/02/1917 Killed in action/Died of wounds    

Lieutenant-Colonel Bevil Langton Birley 19/02/1917 to 01/03/1917 Transferred to another active battalion    

Lieutenant-Colonel John Sandbach Noel Harrison 01/03/1917 to 24/04/1917 Wounded    

Lieutenant-Colonel R Gray 10/05/1917 to 10/06/1917 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel William Gilliat Cragg 26/06/1917 to 28/08/1917 Wounded    

Lieutenant-Colonel John Sandbach Noel Harrison 28/08/1917 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO    

7th (Service) Battalion          

Lieutenant-Colonel Thomas Henry O'Brien 06/09/1914 to 19/09/1915 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Sinclair Shephard 21/09/1915 to 17/12/1915 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Disney Younger Watt 17/12/1915 to 19/03/1916 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel William James Montagu Hill 19/03/1916 to 20/08/1917 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Herbert Craven Stuart 20/08/1917 to 10/02/1918 Remained CO    

8th (Service) Battalion          

Lieutenant-Colonel Gerard Augustus Faulder 01/10/1914 to 08/01/1915 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Frederic Philip Smyly 08/01/1915 to 28/06/1915 Transferred to another active battalion    

Lieutenant-Colonel William Hugh Biddulph 28/06/1915 to 14/02/1916 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Alexander Francis Somerville Caldwell 14/02/1916 to 18/03/1916 Temporary absence    

Lieutenant-Colonel Guy Brook Marriott 18/03/1916 to 24/07/1917 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Alexander Francis Somerville Caldwell 25/07/1917 to 16/02/1918 Replaced    

9th (Service) Battalion          

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Edward Menzies Pyne 01/10/1914 to 07/04/1916 Invalided    

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Bayard Messiter 08/04/1916 to 16/01/1917 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Hugh Marjoribanks Craigie-Halkett 17/01/1917 to 31/03/1918 Promoted    

Lieutenant-Colonel William Humphrey Meyrick Wienholt 31/03/1918 to 16/04/1918 Wounded    

Lieutenant-Colonel Eric Paytherus Nares 16/04/1918 to 15/05/1918 Transferred to another active battalion    

Major Octavius Sidney Darby-Griffith 15/05/1918 to 27/05/1918 Killed in action/Died of wounds    

Lieutenant-Colonel Robert Francis Traill 27/05/1918 to 12/08/1918 Replaced    

10th (Service) Battalion          

Colonel William Annesley Burton Dennys 22/09/1914 to 23/12/1915 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Ralph Patteson Cobbold 24/12/1915 to 08/04/1917 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel Ewen Allan Cameron 08/04/1917 to 04/02/1918 Remained CO    

11th Reserve Battalion          

Lieutenant-Colonel Francis Carleton Logan Logan 28/11/1914 to 31/08/1916 Transferred to another active battalion    

1/12th (Pioneer) Battalion          

Lieutenant-Colonel William Thomas Clifford Beckett 20/08/1915 to 09/07/1918 Replaced    

Lieutenant-Colonel William Longbottom 09/07/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO    

2/12th (absorbed by 4th Reserve) Battalion          

Lieutenant-Colonel Bernard Musgrave 23/03/1916 to 31/08/1916 Replaced    

13th (Home Service) Battalion          

Lieutenant-Colonel Guy Charles Ashworth 06/11/1916 to 29/03/1918 Remained CO    

14th Battalion          

Major Alfred Edward Corbally Joseph Stourton 01/01/1917 to 01/12/1917 Remained CO    

15th (Service) Battalion          

Lieutenant-Colonel Samuel Bingham 18/06/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO    


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