1st Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Harold Mavromichali Biddulph 04/08/1914 to 15/09/1914 Wounded

Captain Francis Reginald Denis Prittie 15/09/1914 to 01/11/1914 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel William Walter Seymour 01/11/1914 to 13/07/1915 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Edward Ion Beresford Grogan 13/07/1915 to 05/11/1915 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Donald Wood 05/11/1915 to 01/07/1916 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Major Geoffrey William Barclay 02/07/1916 to 28/07/1916 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Captain Henry Sydney Charles Peyton 28/07/1916 to 16/08/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Ronald Townshend Fellowes 16/08/1916 to 03/09/1918 Wounded

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

2nd Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Reginald Byng Stephens 04/08/1914 to 09/05/1915 Promoted

Lieutenant-Colonel Frank Henry Nugent 09/05/1915 to 05/02/1916 Promoted

Lieutenant-Colonel Roger Brand 05/02/1916 to 15/04/1917 Temporary absence

Major Gerald Montague Augustus Ellis 15/04/1917 to 21/04/1917 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Captain Edward Coke 21/04/1917 to 27/04/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Roger Brand 27/04/1917 to 01/12/1917 Wounded

Lieutenant George Henry Garstin Anderson 01/12/1917 to 07/12/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel John James Burke Cole 08/12/1917 to 15/01/1918 Wounded

Captain F D R Milne 15/01/1918 to 19/01/1918 Replaced

Major Spencer Austin Hadland 19/01/1918 to 14/02/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Sydney Charles Peyton 14/02/1918 to 24/03/1918 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Major Arthur Edward Wass 24/03/1918 to 11/04/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Roger Arthur Mostyn-Owen 11/04/1918 to 22/04/1918 Transferred to another active battalion

Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Sacheverell Carleton Richardson 22/04/1918 to 25/05/1918 Wounded

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur Edward Wass 25/05/1918 to 30/06/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Reginald Hamilton Leyland 30/06/1918 to 24/09/1918 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Captain C E Squire 24/09/1918 to 03/10/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Roger Brand 03/10/1918 to 06/10/1918 Promoted

Major Leslie Keppel Valentine Brown 06/10/1918 to 09/10/1918 Replaced

Major John Bentcliffe George Taylor 09/10/1918 to 18/10/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Thomas Ralph Eastwood 18/10/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

3rd Battalion      

Lieutenant-Colonel Reginald   Alexander 04/08/1914 to 13/10/1914 Wounded

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Henry Chandos Henniker 13/10/1914 to 21/11/1914 Temporary absence

Lieutenant-Colonel Reginald   Alexander 22/11/1914 to 29/12/1914 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Henry Chandos Henniker 30/12/1914 to 09/06/1915 Invalided

Lieutenant-Colonel Robert Pigot 10/06/1915 to 23/06/1917 Transferred to another active battalion

Lieutenant-Colonel Edward Rigby Kewley 27/06/1917 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

4th Battalion       

Colonel George Handcock Thesiger 04/08/1914 to 08/07/1915 Promoted

Lieutenant-Colonel Nigel Charles Gathorne-Hardy 08/07/1915 to 27/11/1916 Replaced

Major Howel Gwyn Moore-Gwyn 27/11/1916 to 15/02/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Nigel Charles Gathorne-Hardy 15/02/1917 to 08/05/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Henry George Moreton Railston 08/05/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

5th (Special Reserve) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Frederick Gilbert Talbot 04/08/1914 to 30/04/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Xavier Royal Alfred de la Chapelle 30/04/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

6th (Extra Reserve) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Edward Alfred Finch Dawson 04/08/1914 to 11/11/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Harold Mavromichali Biddulph 11/11/1917 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

7th (Service) Battalion       

Colonel Lewis Loyd Nicol 19/08/1914 to 24/09/1914 Promoted

Lieutenant-Colonel James Dalgliesh Heriot-Maitland 24/09/1914 to 31/08/1916 Promoted

Lieutenant-Colonel Valerio Awby Magawly Cerati de Calry 01/09/1916 to 10/05/1917 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Major John Maxwell 10/05/1917 to 20/05/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur John Henry Sloggett 25/05/1917 to 01/02/1918 Replaced

Major Noel Shipley Thornton 01/02/1918 to 01/03/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Paul Alexander Scott 01/03/1918 to 31/05/1918 Transferred to another active battalion

8th (Service) Battalion      

Lieutenant-Colonel James Dalgliesh Heriot-Maitland 19/08/1914 to 20/09/1914 Transferred to another active battalion

Lieutenant-Colonel Ronald Campbell Maclachlan 20/09/1914 to 15/12/1915 Temporary absence

Major Charles Hugh Napier Seymour 15/12/1915 to 13/01/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Ulric Oliver Thynne 13/01/1916 to 27/01/1916 Replaced

Major Charles Hugh Napier Seymour 27/01/1916 to 07/02/1916 Wounded

Captain Arthur Charles Sheepshanks 16/02/1916 to 26/02/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Hew Dalrymple Ross 26/02/1916 to 30/08/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Walter Robert Stewart 30/08/1916 to 15/09/1916 Wounded

Major Xavier Royal Alfred de la Chapelle 15/09/1916 to 23/09/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Ronald Campbell Maclachlan 23/09/1916 to 14/01/1917 Promoted

Lieutenant-Colonel Denys Edward Prideaux-Brune 19/01/1917 to 21/05/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Fred Edmund Young 21/05/1918 to 02/08/1918 Transferred to another active battalion

9th (Service) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur Grant 19/08/1914 to 30/09/1914 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel William Desmond Villiers-Stuart 01/10/1914 to 18/10/1915 Invalided

Lieutenant-Colonel Thomas Herbert Picton Morris 29/10/1915 to 15/09/1916 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur Douglas McKinstry 15/09/1916 to 21/10/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Francis Alexander Umfreville Pickering 22/10/1916 to 23/12/1917 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Lieutenant-Colonel Noel Gervase Bligh 07/01/1918 to 03/08/1918 Remained CO

10th (Service) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Cleveland Edmund Greenway 06/09/1914 to 07/01/1915 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur George Ferguson 07/01/1915 to 18/07/1915 Transferred to another active battalion

Lieutenant-Colonel St John Douglas Townshend Loftus 18/07/1915 to 24/03/1916 Invalided

Lieutenant-Colonel Ernest Lascelles 24/03/1916 to 01/04/1916 Temporary absence

Lieutenant-Colonel William Villiers Leonard Prescott-Westcar 02/04/1916 to 04/09/1916 Wounded

Lieutenant-Colonel Ernest Lascelles 05/09/1916 to 25/03/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Lionel Holmes Wood Troughton 25/03/1917 to 30/11/1917 Wounded

Lieutenant-Colonel Morgan Maddox Morgan-Owen 01/12/1917 to 21/02/1918 Remained CO

11th (Service) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Cecil Petre 06/09/1914 to 21/02/1916 Invalided

Lieutenant-Colonel John Henry Starkey 22/02/1916 to 10/06/1916 Wounded

Lieutenant-Colonel John Harington 11/06/1916 to 26/08/1916 Wounded

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur Egerton Cotton 26/08/1916 to 16/08/1917 Wounded

Lieutenant-Colonel Morgan Maddox Morgan-Owen 05/09/1917 to 31/10/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur Egerton Cotton 01/11/1917 to 07/03/1918 Wounded

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur Michael Bertie 08/03/1918 to 16/03/1918 Temporary absence

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur Egerton Cotton 17/03/1918 to 07/04/1918 Wounded

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur Michael Bertie 08/04/1918 to 23/04/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Delme William Campbell Davies-Evans 23/04/1918 to 02/05/1918 Transferred to another active battalion

Lieutenant-Colonel Midmay Thomas Boscawen 02/05/1918 to 30/05/1918 Transferred to another active battalion

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur Egerton Cotton 30/05/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

12th (Service) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Mervyn Edward Manningham-Buller 06/09/1914 to 21/09/1915 Invalided

Major Wellesley George Pigott 21/09/1915 to 27/10/1915 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Hamlet Lewthwaite Riley 27/10/1915 to 27/12/1917 Transferred to another active battalion

Lieutenant-Colonel John Breckon 28/12/1917 to 19/02/1918 Replaced

Major Frank Chadwick 19/02/1918 to 07/03/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Alexander Fraser Campbell Maclachlan 07/03/1918 to 22/03/1918 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Major Frank Chadwick 22/03/1918 to 29/03/1918 Wounded

Captain C W Tait 29/03/1918 to 30/03/1918 Wounded

Lieutenant E J Barrett 30/03/1918 to 31/03/1918 Wounded

Lieutenant Henry George Smallwood Lorimer 31/03/1918 to 06/04/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel John Breckon 06/04/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

13th (Service) Battalion      

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Frederick Pretor-Pinney 14/10/1914 to 10/07/1916 Temporary absence

Lieutenant-Colonel Denys Edward Prideaux-Brune 11/07/1916 to 06/11/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Ogilvie Blair Graham 06/11/1916 to 06/12/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Francis Savage Nesbit Savage-Armstrong 06/12/1916 to 04/03/1917 Transferred to another active battalion

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Frederick Pretor-Pinney 04/03/1917 to 28/04/1917 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Major Arnold Nugent Strode Jackson 28/04/1917 to 08/05/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Walter Robert Stewart 08/05/1917 to 08/04/1918 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Sacheverell Carleton Richardson 12/04/1918 to 20/04/1918 Transferred to another active battalion

Lieutenant-Colonel Roger Arthur Mostyn-Owen 22/04/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

14th (Reserve) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Douglas Elphinstone Bethune Patton-Bethune 10/10/1914 to 04/03/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Henry Chandos Henniker 05/03/1916 to 31/08/1916 Transferred to another active battalion

15th (Reserve) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Leonard Paul Irby 19/03/1915 to 03/05/1916 Transferred to another active battalion

Lieutenant-Colonel Wellesley George Pigott 04/05/1916 to 31/08/1916 Transferred to another active battalion

16th (Service) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Francis Darell 10/04/1915 to 01/11/1916 Invalided

Captain William Gardner Maxwell 01/11/1916 to 20/11/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Ernest Neville Snepp 20/11/1916 to 06/06/1917 Transferred to another active battalion

Lieutenant-Colonel Hugh Cuthbert Bridges 06/06/1917 to 20/07/1917 Wounded

Lieutenant-Colonel Edward Coke 20/07/1917 to 11/04/1918 Invalided

Captain George Vere Taylor 11/04/1918 to 27/04/1918 Replaced

Major Joseph Groombridge 27/04/1918 to 15/05/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel George Vere Taylor 15/05/1918 to 18/07/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Hugh Napier Seymour 18/07/1918 to 03/08/1918 Transferred to another active battalion

Lieutenant-Colonel Fred Edmund Young 03/08/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

17th (Reserve) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur George Ferguson 18/07/1915 to 31/08/1916 Transferred to another active battalion

18th Battalion       

Colonel Charles Arnulph Shrewsbury Montgomery 20/09/1915 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

19th Battalion       

Colonel Harold Richard Mead 08/11/1915 to 03/02/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel William James Knowles Dobbin 04/02/1917 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

20th Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Myles Emmett Byrne 20/09/1915 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

21st Battalion      

Colonel Henry George Sutton 20/09/1915 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

22nd Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Curties 20/09/1915 to 30/04/1917 Invalided

Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Smyth 30/04/1917 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

23rd Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Thomas Eyre Turnbull 24/11/1915 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

24th Battalion      

Lieutenant-Colonel Francis William Burbury 23/11/1915 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

25th Garrison (Reserve) Battalion       

Major Herbert Huntington 01/08/1916 to 01/02/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel George Rippon 01/02/1917 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO


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