Royal Warwickshire Regiment

6th Regiment of Foot

Royal Warwickshire Regiment Museum
St. Johnís House
Warwick
Warwickshire

1st Bn. Regular. 04 Aug 1914 at Shornecliffe in the 10th Brigade, 4th Division.

Poppy 2nd Bn. Regular. 04 Aug 1914 at Malta.

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

4th (Extra Reserve) Bn. Regular. Stayed in the UK and supplied drafts to the Regular Battalions overseas.

1/5th Bn. Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Thorpe Street, Birmingham in the Warwickshire Brigade, South Midland Division (48th Div).

2/5th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Birmingham in Oct 1914. Joined the 182nd Brigade, 61st Division.

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

1/6th Bn. Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Thorpe Street, Birmingham in the Warwickshire Brigade, South Midland Division (48th Div).

2/6th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Birmingham in Oct 1914. Joined the 182nd Brigade, 61st Division.

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

Poppy 1/7th Bn. Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Coventry in the Warwickshire Brigade, South Midland Division (48th Div).

2/7th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Coventry in Oct 1914. Joined the 182nd Brigade, 61st Division.

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

1/8th Bn. Territorial Force. 04 Aug 1914 at Aston Manor, Birmingham in the Warwickshire Brigade, South Midland Division (48th Div).

2/8th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Birmingham in Oct 1914. Joined the 182nd Brigade, 61st Division.

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

9th (Service) Bn. K1. Formed at Warwick in Aug 1914 in the 39th Brigade, 13th Division.

Poppy 10th (Service) Bn. K2. Formed at Warwick in Sep 1914 in the 57th Brigade, 19th Division.

Poppy 11th (Service) Bn. K3. Formed at Warwick in Oct 1914 attached to the 24th Division.

12th (Reserve) Bn. K4. Formed at Parkhurst. Stayed in the UK and supplied drafts to the Service Battalions overseas.

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

14th (Service) (1st Birmingham Pals) Bn. Locally raised. Formed at Birmingham by the lord Mayor in Sep 1914. Joined the 95th Brigade, 32nd Division.

15th (Service) (2nd Birmingham Pals) Bn. Locally raised. Formed at Birmingham by the Lord Mayor in Sep 1914. Joined the 95th Brigade, 32nd Division.

16th (Service) (3rd Birmingham Pals) Bn. Locally raised. Formed at Birmingham by the Lord Mayor in Sep 1914. Joined the 95th Brigade, 32nd Division.

17th (Reserve) Bn. Locally raised. Formed at Sutton Coldfield from the Depot Coys of the 14th, 15th and 16th Bns in Jun 1915. Stayed in the UK and supplied drafts to the 14th, 15th and 16th Bns.

18th Bn. Territorial Force. Formed at Bath from the 81st Provisional Bn on 01 Jan 1917 in the 215th Brigade, 72nd Division.

51st Graduated Bn. Formed at Ipswich from the 262nd Graduated Bn on 27 Oct 1917 in the 216th Brigade, 72nd Division.

52nd Graduated Bn. Formed at Chelmsford from the 274th Graduated Bn on 27 Oct 1917 in the 220th Brigade, 73rd Division.

53rd Young Soldier Bn. Formed at Chisledon from the 95th Young Soldier Bn on 27 Oct 1917.

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