East Yorkshire Regiment

15th Regiment of Foot

Prince of Wales’s Own Regt of Yorkshire Museum
3/3A Tower Street
York

1st Bn. Regular. 04 Aug 1914 at York in the 18th Brigade, 6th Division.

2nd Bn. Regular. 04 Aug 1914 at Kamptee in the Jubbulpore Brigade, 5th (Indian) Division.

3rd (Reserve) Bn. Regular. Stayed in the UK (Humber Garrison) and supplied drafts to the Regular Battalions overseas.

1/4th Bn. Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Londesborough Barracks, Hull in the York and Durham Brigade, Northumbrian Division (50th Div).

2/4th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Darlington in Sep 1914 joined the 189th Brigade, 63rd Division.

3/4th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Hull on 19 Jun 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/4th Bn.

5th (Cyclist) Bn. Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Park Street, Hull. Stayed in the UK.

6th (Service) (Pioneer) Bn. K1. Formed at Beverley on 27 Aug 1914 in the 32nd Brigade, 11th Division.

Poppy 7th (Service) Bn. K2. Formed at Beverley on 16 Sep 1914 in the 50th Brigade, 17th Division.

8th (Service) Bn. K3. Formed at Beverley on 22 Sep 1914 in the 62nd Brigade, 21st Division.

9th (Reserve) Bn. K4. Formed at York on 09 Nov 1914. Stayed in the UK and supplied drafts to the Service Battalions overseas.

10th (Service) (1st Hull) (Commercials) Bn. Locally raised. Formed at Hull by Lord Nunburnholme and the East Riding Territorial Force Association on 29 Aug 1914. Joined the 92nd Brigade, 31st Division.

11th (Service) (2nd Hull) (Tradesmen) Bn. Locally raised. Formed at Hull by Lord Nunburnholme and the East Riding Territorial Force Association on 02 Sep 1914. Joined the 92nd Brigade, 31st Division.

12th (Service) (3rd Hull) (Sportsmen) Bn. Locally raised. Formed at Hull by Lord Nunburnholme and the East Riding Territorial Force Association on 11 Aug 1914. Joined the 92nd Brigade, 31st Division.

13th (Service) (4th Hull) (T’Others) Bn. Locally raised. Formed at Hull by Lord Nunburnholme and the East Riding Territorial Force Association on 03 Nov 1914. Joined the 92nd Brigade, 31st Division.

14th (Reserve) (Hull) Bn. Locally raised. Formed at Lichfield from the Depot Coys of the 10th, 11th, 12th and 13th Bns in Aug 1915. Stayed in the UK and supplied drafts to the 10th, 11th, 12th and 13th Bns.

15th (Reserve) Bn. Formed at Seaton Delaval from the 14th Bn in Feb 1916. Stayed in the UK and supplied drafts to the 10th, 11th, 12th and 13th Bns.

1st Garrison Bn. Formed at Sheffield in Oct 1915. Went to India and joined the Allahabad Brigade, 8th (Indian) Division.

2nd (Home Service) Garrison Bn. Formed at Hull in Apr 1916. Stayed in the UK and became the 8th Bn Royal Defence Corps.

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