1st Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Arundel Martyn 04/08/1914 to 13/10/1914 Promoted

Major Matthew Perceval Buckle 13/10/1914 to 27/10/1914 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Captain Henry Donald Buchanan-Dunlop 03/11/1914 to 19/11/1914 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Percy Morris Robinson 19/11/1914 to 13/09/1915 Promoted

Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Donald Buchanan-Dunlop 13/09/1915 to 12/09/1916 Temporary absence

Lieutenant-Colonel Robert Lynch White 12/09/1916 to 15/11/1916 Wounded

Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Donald Buchanan-Dunlop 15/11/1916 to 26/05/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Robert Lynch White 26/05/1917 to 25/08/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Bede Johnstone 25/08/1917 to 09/10/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Jack Kilbourne Kay 09/10/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

2nd Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Stanhope Humphrey Pedley 04/08/1914 to 14/01/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Richard John Woulfe-Flanagan 14/01/1916 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

3rd (Special Reserve) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur Sackville Trevor Griffith-Boscawen 04/08/1914 to 03/04/1916 Transferred to another active battalion

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Deans Barrow 03/04/1916 to 03/03/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Edward Vincent Osborne Hewett 03/03/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

1/4th Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Norman Watney 04/08/1914 to 07/10/1918 Promoted

Lieutenant-Colonel Colin Bertram Robb 08/10/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

1/5th Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Frederick Arthur Frazer 04/08/1914 to 01/05/1918 Temporary absence

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles D Clark 02/05/1918 to 19/09/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Frederick Arthur Frazer 19/09/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

2/4th Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Alfred Thomas Fox Simpson 12/09/1914 to 15/08/1915 Invalided

Major Harold Smithers 15/08/1915 to 08/10/1915 Invalided

Captain F Johnson 08/10/1915 to 19/10/1915 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Edward James Forrester Vaughan 20/10/1915 to 22/12/1915 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Alfred Thomas Fox Simpson 22/12/1915 to 03/03/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur Ernest Norton 03/03/1916 to 26/06/1916 Replaced

Captain Edward Wentworth Dillon 26/06/1916 to 27/07/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Noel Ernest Money 27/07/1916 to 19/04/1917 Invalided

Major Arthur Preston Hohler 19/04/1917 to 30/04/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Noel Ernest Money 01/05/1917 to 09/08/1917 Invalided

Lieutenant-Colonel Clarence Hodgson 10/08/1917 to 02/09/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Noel Ernest Money 03/09/1917 to 27/10/1917 Promoted

Lieutenant-Colonel Percy Jude 28/10/1917 to 20/11/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel William Beswick 20/11/1917 to 13/09/1918 Remained CO

2/5th Battalion      

Lieutenant-Colonel Edward Basset Willis 31/10/1914 to 07/09/1916 Replaced

Major Edward Graham Savage 07/09/1916 to 21/11/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Lyndhurst Willoughby Wallace 21/11/1916 to 14/11/1917 Replaced

3/4th Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel John Dawson Laurie 14/06/1915 to 01/06/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Alfred Thomas Fox Simpson 01/06/1916 to 10/08/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Harry Gardiner 23/04/1917 to 10/10/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Ernest James 10/10/1917 to 27/03/1918 Transferred to another active battalion

3/5th (amalgamated 4th Reserve) Battalion       

Major Geoffrey Cecil Bulwer Jenyns 12/07/1915 to 31/08/1916 Replaced

4/4th (into 4th Reserve) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Claude Delevel Disney-Roebuck 14/07/1915 to 01/01/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Robert Wilson  McKergow 01/01/1917 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

6th (Service) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Percy Morris Robinson 19/08/1914 to 19/11/1914 Transferred to another active battalion

Colonel George Eusebe Even 19/11/1914 to 22/02/1915 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Edward Fredrick Venables 22/02/1915 to 29/11/1915 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Samuel Owen 29/11/1915 to 16/11/1916 Promoted

Lieutenant-Colonel William Robert Aufrere Dawson 16/11/1916 to 03/05/1917 Temporary absence

Lieutenant-Colonel William John Alderman 03/05/1917 to 27/08/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel William Robert Aufrere Dawson 27/08/1917 to 01/11/1917 Temporary absence

Lieutenant-Colonel William John Alderman 02/11/1917 to 20/11/1917 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Lieutenant-Colonel Paul Whetham 01/12/1917 to 18/02/1918 Transferred to another active battalion

Lieutenant-Colonel William Robert Aufrere Dawson 18/02/1918 to 29/03/1918 Temporary absence

Lieutenant-Colonel Walter Charles Cook 29/03/1918 to 14/05/1918 Replaced

Major Harold Peploe 14/05/1918 to 06/06/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel William Robert Aufrere Dawson 06/06/1918 to 23/10/1918 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Major Lewis Charles Reginald Smith 23/10/1918 to 07/11/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Harold Peploe 07/11/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

7th (Service) Battalion       

Colonel Charles Herbert Clay 06/09/1914 to 06/09/1914 Replaced

Colonel Arthur Wildman Prior 06/09/1914 to 12/10/1915 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel John Temple Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes 12/10/1915 to 28/11/1916 Wounded

Major Arthur Edward Phillips 28/11/1916 to 07/01/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Eric Manfred Liddell 07/01/1917 to 21/02/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur Edward Phillips 21/02/1917 to 07/04/1917 Replaced

Major Lionel Henry Hickson 07/04/1917 to 03/05/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Philip Noel Anstruther 03/05/1917 to 09/06/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Henry Lalanne Cinnamond 09/06/1917 to 18/03/1918 Replaced

Captain John Dumford Crosthwaite 18/03/1918 to 02/04/1918 Replaced

Major Arthur Edward Phillips 02/04/1918 to 15/04/1918 Replaced

Major Lionel Henry Hickson 15/04/1918 to 15/07/1918 Temporary absence

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur Edward Phillips 15/07/1918 to 23/08/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Lionel Henry Hickson 23/08/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

8th (Service) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Eden Vansittart 01/10/1914 to 26/09/1915 Wounded

Lieutenant-Colonel Jack Charles Parker 06/10/1915 to 03/08/1916 Temporary absence

Lieutenant-Colonel Noele Irwin Whitty 31/08/1916 to 20/01/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Jack Charles Parker 20/01/1917 to 03/11/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Noele Irwin Whitty 03/11/1917 to 06/12/1917 Transferred to another active battalion

Lieutenant-Colonel Herbert John Wenyon 06/12/1917 to 13/03/1918 Transferred to another active battalion

Lieutenant-Colonel William Hodson 31/03/1918 to 15/04/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Herbert John Wenyon 15/04/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

9th (Reserve) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Oswald James Daniell 29/10/1914 to 31/08/1916 Replaced

10th (Service) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Anthony Wood Martyn 06/05/1915 to 15/09/1916 Wounded

Lieutenant-Colonel Walter F Soames 15/09/1916 to 10/02/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Anthony Wood Martyn 10/02/1917 to 10/06/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Sydney Herbert Beattie 10/06/1917 to 01/03/1918 Replaced

Major Francis Appleyard Wallis 01/03/1918 to 15/03/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur C Corfe 15/03/1918 to 23/03/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Francis Appleyard Wallis 23/03/1918 to 07/05/1918 Wounded

Lieutenant-Colonel Eric Richard Thesiger 07/05/1918 to 11/11/1918 Remained CO

11th (Service) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Herbert L Searle 12/05/1915 to 01/02/1916 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur Fitzhenry Townshend 01/02/1916 to 15/09/1916 Killed in action/Died of wounds

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur Cecil Corfe 15/09/1916 to 20/09/1917 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel John Clayton Beadle 20/09/1917 to 08/01/1918 Replaced

Major Anthony Joseph Jimenez 08/01/1918 to 21/02/1918 Replaced

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur Cecil Corfe 21/02/1918 to 15/03/1918 Replaced

12th (Reserve) Battalion       

Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur Gordon Jeffreys 05/02/1916 to 31/08/1916 Replaced

1st Garrison (Home Service) Battalion (into 15th Battalion RDC)         

Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Wallace Warden 01/04/1916 to 15/04/1918 Remained CO


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