Hampshire Regiment

37th and 67th Regiment of Foot

Royal Hampshire Regt Museum
Serle’s House
Southgate Street
Winchester
Hampshire
SO23 9EG

1st Bn. Regular. 04 Aug 1914 at Colchester in the 11th Brigade, 4th Division.

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

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

1/4th Bn. Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Winchester in the Hampshire Brigade, Wessex Division (43rd Div).

2/4th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed on Salisbury Plain in Sep 1914. Joined the 134th Brigade, 45th Division.

3/4th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Winchester in Mar 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/4th and 2/4th Bns.

1/5th Bn. Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Carlton Place, Southampton in the Hampshire Brigade, Wessex Division (43rd Div).

2/5th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Salisbury Plain in Sep 1914. Joined the 134th Brigade, 45th Division.

3/5th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Southampton in Mar 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/5th and 2/5th Bns.

1/6th (Duke of Connaught’s Own) Bn. Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Connaught Road, Portsmouth in the Hampshire Brigade, Wessex Division (43rd Div).

2/6th (Duke of Connaught’s Own) Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Portsmouth in Sep 1914. Joined the 134th Brigade, 45th Division.

1/7th Bn. Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Holdenhurst Road, Bournemouth in the Hampshire Brigade, Wessex Division (43rd Div).

2/7th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Bournemouth in Sep 1914. Joined the 134th Brigade, 45th Division.

3/7th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Bournemouth in Mar 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/7th and 2/7th Bns.

1/8th (Princess Beatrice’s Isle of Wight Rifles) Bn. Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Newport unbrigaded. In Apr 1915 joined the 54th Division.

2/8th (Princess Beatrice’s Isle of Wight Rifles) Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Newport in Dec 1914. Supplied drafts to the 1/8th Bn.

1/9th (Cyclist) Bn. Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Hamilton House, Commercial Road, Southampton unbrigaded. Eventually formed a Brigade with the 2/6th Royal Sussex, 1/25th London Regt and 1/1st Kent Cycle Bn. These four Battalions then converted to Infantry and went to India. The 1/9th Bn Hampshire Regt joined the Bangalor unbrigaded in the 9th (Indian) Division in Feb 1916.

2/9th (Cyclist) Bn. Territorial Force. Formed in Louth in Sep 1914. Remained in the UK.

3/9th (Cyclist) Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Portsmouth in Apr 1916. Absorbed by the 5th (Reserve) Bn (formally the 3/5th Bn) on 01 Sep 1916.

10th (Service) Bn. K1. Formed at Winchester in Aug 1914 attached to the 10th Division.

11th (Service) (Pioneer) Bn. K2. Formed at Winchester in Sep 1914 attached to the 16th Division.

12th (Service) Bn. K3. Formed at Winchester in Oct 1914 in the 79th Brigade, 26th Division.

13th (Reserve) Bn. K4. Formed at Parkhurst in Oct 1914. Stayed in the UK and supplied drafts to the Service Battalions overseas.

14th (Service) (1st Portsmouth) Bn. Locally raised. Formed at Portsmouth by the Mayor and a local committee on 03 Sep 1914. Joined the 116th Brigade, 39th Division.

15th (Service) (2nd Portsmouth) Bn. Locally raised. Formed at Portsmouth by the Mayor and a local committee on 05 Apr 1915. Joined the 122nd Brigade, 41st Division.

16th (Reserve) Bn. Locally raised. Formed at Portsmouth from the Depot Coys of the 14th and 15th Bns in Sep 1915. Stayed in the UK and supplied drafts to the 14th and 15th Bns.

17th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Herne Bay from the 84th Provisional Bn on 01 Jan 1917 in the 227th Brigade.

18th (Home Service) Bn. Formed at Alton in Dec 1916 in the 213th Brigade, 71st Division.

1st Garrison Bn. Formed at Portland in Apr 1916. Sometime in 1916 the Battalion went to France.

51st Graduated Bn. Formed at Canterbury from the 280th Graduated Bn on 27 Oct 1917 in the 201st Brigade, 67th Division.

52nd Graduated Bn. Formed at Canterbury from the 281st Graduated Bn on 27 Oct 1917 in the 201st Brigade, 67th Division.

53rd Young Soldier Bn. Formed at Sutton Veny from the 37th Young Soldier Bn on 27 Oct 1917.

Poppy 53rd Young Soldier Bn. Formed at Sutton Veny from the 37th Young Soldier Bn on 27 Oct 1917.

 

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