Miscellaneous Units Serving Overseas

Western Frontier Force

Mounted Units

1/1st Ayrshire Yeomanry. 1916 - 14 Jan 1917. Joined with the Lanarkshire Yeomanry to form the 12th (Ayr and Lanark Yeomanry) Bn Royal Scots Fusiliers in the 229th Brigade, 74th Division.
1/1st Royal 1st Devon Yeomanry. 1916 - 04 Jan 1917. Joined with the Royal North Devon Yeomanry to form the 16th (Royal 1st Devon and Royal North Devon Yeomanry) Bn Devonshire Regt in the 229th Brigade, 74th Division.
1/1st Royal North Devon Yeomanry. 1916 - 04 Jan 1917. Joined with the Royal 1st Devon Yeomanry to form the 16th (Royal 1st Devon and Royal North Devon Yeomanry) Bn Devonshire Regt in the 229th Brigade, 74th Division.
1/1st Fife and Forfar Yeomanry. 1916 - 21 Dec 1916. Formed the 14th (Fife and Forfar Yeomanry) Bn Black Watch in the 229th Brigade, 74th Division.
1/1st Lanarkshire Yeomanry. 1916 - 14 Jan 1917. Joined with the Ayrshire Yeomanry to form the 12th (Ayr and Lanark Yeomanry) Bn Royal Scots Fusiliers in the 229th Brigade, 74th Division.
1/1st Lovat's Scouts. 1916 - 27 Sep 1916. Joined with the 1/2nd and a Coy of the 1/3rd Lovat's Scouts to form the 10th (Lovat's Scouts) Bn Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders, eventually joined the 82nd Brigade, 27th Division.
1/2nd Lovat's Scouts. 1916 - 27 Sep 1916. Joined with the 1/1st and a Coy of the 1/3rd Lovat's Scouts to form the 10th (Lovat's Scouts) Bn Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders, eventually joined the 82nd Brigade, 27th Division.
1/1st West Somerset Yeomanry. 1916 - 04 Jan 1917. Formed the 12th (West Somerset Yeomanry) Bn Somerset Light Infantry in the 229th Brigade, 74th Division.

Infantry Units

1/6th Bn Royal Scots. 20 Nov 1915 - 27 Feb 1916. To France on L of C duties.

 

 

Chaytorís Force.

38th Bn Royal Fusiliers. 13 Aug 1918 - 31 Oct 1918.
39th Bn Royal Fusiliers. Sep 1918 - 31 Oct 1918.

 

North Persia Force.

Battles and Engagements

North Persia

Defence of Baku. 26 Aug-15 Sep 1918.

39th Brigade.

9th Bn Royal Warwickshire Regt. Jul 1918 - 31 Oct 1918.
7th Bn Gloucestershire Regt. Jul 1918 - 31 Oct 1918.
9th Bn Worcestershire Regt. Jul 1918 - 31 Oct 1918.
7th Bn North Staffordshire Regt. Jul 1918 - 31 Oct 1918.

36th (Indian) Brigade.

(British units only).

1/4th Bn Hampshire Regt. Jun 1918 - 31 Oct 1918.

   

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