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1/1st (City of London) Bn (Royal Fusiliers). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Handel Street, Bloomsbury in the 1st London Brigade, 1st London Division (56th Div).

2/1st (City of London) Bn (Royal Fusiliers). Territorial Force. Formed in London in Sep 1914. Joined the 2/1st London Brigade, 2/1st London Division (58th Div).

3/1st Bn. Territorial Force. Formed in Jan 1915. Joined the 3/1st London Brigade 2/1st London Division (58th).

4/1st Bn. Territorial Force. Formed in May 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/1st, 2/1st and 3/1st Bns.

1/2nd (City of London) Bn (Royal Fusiliers). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Tufton Street, Westminster in the 1st London Brigade, 1st London Division (56th Div).

2/2nd (City of London) Bn (Royal Fusiliers). Territorial Force. Formed in London in Sep 1914. Joined the 2/1st London Brigade, 2/1st London Division (58th Div).

3/2nd Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Tottenham Corner. Joined the 3/1st London Brigade 2/1st London Division (58th).

4/2nd Bn. Territorial Force. Formed in May 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/2nd, 2/2nd and 3/2nd Bns.

1/3rd (City of London) Bn (Royal Fusiliers). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at 21 Edward Street, Hampstead Road NW in the 1st London Brigade, 1st London Division (56th Div).

2/3rd (City of London) Bn (Royal Fusiliers). Territorial Force. Formed in London in Sep 1914. Joined the 2/1st London Brigade, 2/1st London Division (58th Div).

3/3rd Bn. Territorial Force. Formed in Jan 1915. Joined the 3/1st London Brigade 2/1st London Division (58th).

4/3rd Bn. Territorial Force. Formed in May 1915. Supplied Drafts to the 1/3rd, 2/3rd and 3/3rd Bns.

1/4th (City of London) Bn (Royal Fusiliers). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Shaftsbury Street, City Road in the 1st London Brigade, 1st London Division (56th Div).

2/4th (City of London) Bn (Royal Fusiliers). Territorial Force. Formed in London in Sep 1914. Joined the 2/1st London Brigade, 2/1st London Division (58th Div).

3/4th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Hoxton. Joined the 3/1st London Brigade 2/1st London Division (58th Div).

4/4th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed in May 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/4th, 2/4th and 3/4th Bns.

1/5th (City of London) Bn (London Rifle Brigade). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at 130 Bunhill Row EC in the 2nd London Brigade, 1st London Division (56th Div).

2/5th (City of London) Bn (London Rifle Brigade). Territorial Force. Formed in London in Sep 1914. Joined the 174th Brigade, 58th Division.

3/5th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Bunhill Row on 26 Nov 1914. Supplied drafts to the 1/5th and 2/5th Bns.

1/6th (City of London) Bn (Rifles). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at 57a Farringdon Road EC in the 2nd London Brigade, 1st London Division (56th Div).

2/6th (City of London) Bn (Rifles). Territorial Force. Formed at Farringdon Road in Aug 1914. Joined the 174th Brigade, 58th Division.

3/6th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Tadworth early in 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/6th and 2/6th Bns.

1/7th (City of London) Bn. Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Sun Street, Finsbury Square EC in the 2nd London Brigade, 1st London Division (56th Div).

2/7th (City of London) Bn. Territorial Force. Formed in London in Sep 1914. Joined the 174th Brigade, 58th Division.

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

1/8th (City of London) Bn (Post Office Rifles). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at 130 Bunhill Row EC in the 2nd London Brigade, 1st London Division (56th Div).

2/8th (City of London) Bn (Post Office Rifles). Territorial Force. Formed in London in Sep 1914 in the 174th Brigade, 58th Division.

3/8th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Tadworth early in 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/8th and 2/8th Bns.

1/9th (County of London) Bn (Queen Victoria’s Rifles). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at 56 Davis Street, Berkely Square in the 3rd London Brigade, 1st London Division (56th Div).

2/9th (County of London) Bn (Queen Victoria’s Rifles). Territorial Force. Formed in London in Aug 1914. Joined the 175th Brigade, 58th Division.

3/9th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Tadworth early in 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/9th and 2/9th Bns.

1/10th (County of London) Bn (Hackney). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at 49 The Grove, Hackney in the 3rd London Brigade, 1st London Division (56th Div).

2/10th (County of London) Bn. (Hackney). Territorial Force. Formed in London in Sep 1914. Joined the 175th Brigade, 58th Division.

3/10th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Tadworth early in 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/10th and 2/10th Bns.

1/11th (County of London) Bn (Finsbury Rifles). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at 17 Penton Street, Pentonville in the 3rd London Brigade, 1st London Division (56th Div).

2/11th (County of London) Bn (Finsbury Rifles). Territorial Force. Formed in London in Sep 1914. Joined the 175th Brigade, 58th Division.

3/11th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Tadworth early in 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/11th and 2/11th Bns.

1/12th (County of London) Bn (The Rangers). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Chenies Street, Bedford Square in the 3rd London Brigade, 1st London Division (56th Div).

2/12th (County of London) Bn (The Rangers). Territorial Force. Formed in London in Sep 1914. Joined the 175th Brigade, 58th Division.

3/12th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Tadworth early in 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/12th and 2/12th Bns.

1/13th (County of London) Bn (Kensington). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Irerna Gardens, Kensington in the 4th London Brigade, 2nd London Division (47th Div). The Battalion changed its name in Oct 1914 to the 1/13th (County of London) Bn ( Princess Louise’s Kensington Bn).

2/13th (County of London) Bn (Kensington). Territorial Force. Formed in London in Sep 1914. Joined the 179th Brigade, 60th Division. The Battalion changed its name in Oct 1914 to the 2/13th (County of London) Bn (Princess Louise’s Kensington Bn).

3/13th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Richmond Park in Dec 1914. Supplied drafts to the 1/13th and 2/13th Bns.

1/14th (County of London) Bn (London Scottish). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at 59 Buckingham Gate, Westminster in the 4th London Brigade, 2nd London Division (47th Div).

2/14th (County of London) Bn (London Scottish). Territorial Force. Formed in London in Sep 1914. Joined the 179th Brigade, 60th Division.

3/14th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Richmond Park in Nov 1914. Supplied drafts to the 1/14th and 2/14th Bns.

1/15th (County of London) Bn (Prince of Wales’s Own Civil Service Rifles). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Somerset House, Strand in the 4th London Brigade, 2nd London Division (47th Div).

2/15th (County of London) Bn (Prince of Wales’s Own Civil Service Rifles). Territorial Force. Formed at Somerset House in Sep 1914. Joined the 179th Brigade, 60th Division.

3/15th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Richmond Park early in 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/15th and 2/15th Bns.

1/16th (County of London) Bn (Queen’s Westminster Rifles). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at 58 Buckingham Gate, Westminster in the 4th London Brigade, 2nd London Division (47th Div).

2/16th (County of London) Bn (Queen’s Westminster Rifles). Territorial Force. Formed in London in Sep 1914. Joined the 179th Brigade, 60th Division.

3/16th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Richmond Park early in 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/16th and 2/16th Bns.

1/17th (County of London ) Bn (Poplar and Stepney Rifles). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at 66 Tedegar Road, Bow in the 5th London Brigade, 2nd London Division (47th Div).

2/17th (County of London) Bn (Poplar and Stepney Rifles). Territorial Force. Formed in London in Aug 1914. Joined the 180th Brigade, 60th Division.

3/17th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Richmond Park early in 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/17th and 2/17th Bns.

1/18th (County of London) Bn (London Irish Rifles). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at the Duke of Yorks HQ., Chelsea in the 5th London Brigade, 2nd London Division (47th Div).

2/18th (County of London) Bn (London Irish Rifles). Territorial Force. Formed in London in Aug 1914. Joined the 180th Brigade, 60th Division.

3/18th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Richmond Park in May 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/18th and 2/18th Bns.

1/19th (County of London) Bn (St. Pancras). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at 76 High Street, Camden Town in the 5th London Brigade, 2nd London Division (47th Div).

2/19th (County of London) Bn (St. Pancras). Territorial Force. Formed in London in Sep 1914. Joined the 180th Brigade, 60th Division.

3/19th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Richmond Park in Mar 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/19th and 2/19th Bns.

1/20th (County of London) Bn (Blackheath and Woolwich). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Holly Hedge House, Blackheath in the 5th London Brigade, 2nd London Division (47th Div).

Poppy 2/20th (County of London) Bn (Blackheath and Woolwich). Territorial Force. Formed in London on 03 Sep 1914. Joined the 180th Brigade, 60th Division.

3/20th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Richmond Park in Mar 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/20th and 2/20th Bns.

1/21st (County of London) Bn (First Surrey Rifles). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Flodden Road, Camberwell in the 6th London Brigade, 2nd London Division (47th Div).

2/21st (County of London) Bn (First Surrey Rifles). Territorial Force. Formed at Camberwell in Aug 1914. Joined the 181st Brigade, 60th Division.

3/21st Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Tadworth in Mar 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/21st and 2/21st Bns.

1/22nd (County of London) Bn (The Queen’s). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at 2 Jamaica Road, Bermondsey in the 6th London Brigade, 2nd London Division (47th Div).

2/22nd (County of London) Bn (The Queen’s). Territorial Force. Formed at Bermondsey in Aug 1914. Joined the 181st Brigade, 60th Division.

3/22nd Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Tadworth in Mar 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/22nd and 2/22nd Bns.

1/23rd (County of London) Bn. Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at St. John’s Hill, Clapham Junction in the 6th London Brigade, 2nd London Division (47th Div).

2/23rd (County of London) Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Clapham Junction in Aug 1914. Joined the 181st Brigade, 60th Division.

3/23rd Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Tadworth in Mar 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/23rd and 2/23rd Bns.

1/24th (County of London) Bn (The Queen’s). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at 71 New Street, Kennington Park Road in the 6th London Brigade, 2nd London Division (47th Div).

2/24th (County of London) Bn (The Queen’s). Territorial Force. Formed at Lambeth in Aug 1914. Joined the 181st Brigade, 60th Division.

3/24th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Tadworth in Mar 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/24th and 2/24th Bns.

1/25th (County of London) Bn (Cyclist). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Fulham House, Putney Bridge unbrigaded. Formed a Brigade with the 1/9th Bn Hampshire Regt, 2/6th Bn Royal Sussex Regt and 1/1st Kent Cyclist Bn. The four Battalions then converted to Infantry and went to India the Battalions joined the 9th (Indian) Division.

2/25th (County of London) Bn (Cyclist). Territorial Force. Formed at Fulham in Aug 1914. Attached to the 1st London Division (56th Div).

3/25th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Fulham in Mar 1915. Supplied drafts to the 1/25th Bn.

26th Bn. In 1908 when the Territorial Force was formed the 26th and 27th Bns of the London Regt were allocated to the Honourable Artillery Company and the Inns of Court. The two historic Regiments both with histories going back over 300 years were not pleased with there low placement within the London Regt so they were allowed to keep their original titles. Therefore the 26th and 27th Bns were not formed.

27th Bn. See above.

1/28th (County of London) Bn (Artist’s Rifles). Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Duke’s Road, Euston Road attached to the 2nd London Division (47th Div).

2/28th (County of London) Bn (Artist’s Rifles). Territorial Force. Formed in London in Aug 1914. Stayed in the UK.

3/28th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Richmond Park in Sep 1914. In Nov 1915 the 2/28th Bn was absorbed by the 1/28th Bn and the 3/28th Bn was now renumbered 2/28th Bn and became an Officer Training Battalion.

29th (County of London) Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Guildford from the 100th Provisional Bn on 01 Jan 1917 in the 212th Brigade, 71st Division.

30th (County of London) Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Guildford from the 101st Provisional Bn on 01 Jan 1917 in the 212th Brigade, 71st Division.

31st (County of London) Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Frinton from the 107th Provisional Bn on 01 Jan 1917 in the 226th Brigade.

32nd (County of London) Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Frinton from the 108th Provisional Bn on 01 Jan 1917 in the 226th Brigade.

33rd (City of London) Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Clacton from the Cadre of the 7th Rifle Brigade in Jun 1918 in the 41st Brigade, 14th Division.

34th (County of London) Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Clacton from the Cadre of the 7th King’s Royal Rifle Corps in Jun 1918 in the 49th Brigade, 16th Division.

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