Royal Defence Corps

Formed in August 1917 from the Home Service Garrison Bns of various Regiments (as shown below).

1st Bn.
2nd (Home Service) Garrison Bn Royal Scots.
2nd Bn.
1st (Home Service) Garrison Bn Buffs.
3rd Bn.
3rd (Home Service) Garrison Bn King’s.
4th Bn.
2nd (Home Service) Garrison Bn Lincolnshire Regt.
5th Bn.
2nd (Home Service) Garrison Bn Devonshire Regt.
6th Bn.
2nd (Home Service) Garrison Bn Suffolk Regt.
7th Bn.
2nd (Home Service) Garrison Bn West Yorkshire Regt.
8th Bn.
2nd (Home Service) Garrison Bn East Yorkshire Regt.
9th Bn.
1st (Homer Service) Garrison Bn Leicestershire Regt.
10th Bn.
2nd (Home Service) Garrison Bn Yorkshire Regt.
11th Bn.
3rd (Home Service) Garrison Bn Cheshire Regt.
12th Bn.
5th (Home Service) Garrison Bn Royal Welsh Fusiliers.
13th Bn.
2nd (Home Service) Garrison Bn Northamptonshire Regt.
14th Bn.
1st (Home Service) Garrison Bn Royal Berkshire Regt.
15th Bn.
1st (Home Service) Garrison Bn Queen’s Own.
16th Bn.
1st (Home Service) Garrison Bn Middlesex Regt.
17th Bn.
2nd (Home Service Garrison Bn North Staffordshire Regt.
18th Bn.
1st (Home Service) Garrison Bn Queen’s Own Cameron Highlanders.

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