29TH Division Column (A45)

 

29th Division Column

HERE 
IN THE CENTRE OF ENGLAND 
WHERE TELFORD’S COACHING-ROAD 
FROM LONDON TO HOLYHEAD 
IS CROSSED BY THE ROMAN FOSSE WAY
ON THE 12TH OF MARCH 1915 
HIS MAJESTY KING GEORGE V 
REVIEWED HIS TROOPS 
OF THE IMMORTAL 
XX1X∙DIVISION 
SHORTLY BEFORE THEY EMBARKED
FOR ACTIVE SERVICE 
IN GALLIPOLI

IN MEMORY OF THEIR∙STAY IN WARWICKSHIRE 
1914-15 AND OF THEIR INCOMPARABLE SERVICES 
SINCE THE AVENUE OF THIS ROAD WAS REPLANTED 
AND THIS MONUMENT ERECTED BY 
INHABITANTS∙OF∙THE∙COUNTY.

XXIXth DIVISON

ORDER OF BATTLE ON LEAVING ENGLAND MARCH 1915

 

COMMANDER              MAJ.GEN AYLMER HUNTER-WESTON C.B.  D.S.O.
ADC                          CAPT. I.G.O.  THOMPSON
ADC                          CAPT. GERALD PANTON

GENERAL STAFF

G.S.O.1.                   COL.  O. WOLLEY-DOD.  D.S.O.
G.S.0.2.                    Lt. COL.   H.E. STREET
G.S.0.3.                    CAPT.   C.A. MILWARD

ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF

O.M.G.L.                   COL.   C.J. PERCIVAL D.S.O.
D.A.Q.M.G.               MAJOR.   E.R.O. HARA
D.A.A.Q.M.G.            CAPT.   B.J. CURLING

DEPARTMENTAL STAFF

A.D.M.S.                  LT. COL.   M.T. YARR
D.A.D.M.S.               MAJOR.   I.G. BELL
P.V.O.                     MAJOR.   J.J. GRIFFITHS
D.A.D.OS.                MAJOR.   J. HOWELL∙JONES
A.P.M.                     CAPT.   H.F.G. CARTER
DIV. CHAPLAIN         REV.   H.A. HALL


DIVISIONAL ARTILLLERY

C.R.A.                     BRIG.GEN.  R.W. BREEKS
BRIGADE.MAJOR       CAPT.   G.N. WALFORD
STAFF CAPTAIN       CAPT.  J.G.F.  D’APICE


15th BRIGADE R.H.A.  LT. COL.   H.E. STOCKDALE

“B” “L” AND “Y” BATTERIES

17th BRIGADE R.F.A.   COLONEL   E.P. SMITH

13th 26th AND 92nd BATTERIES

147th BRIGADE R.F.A.   LT. COL.   E.J.R. PEEL

10th 97th AND  368th BATTERIES

4th HIGHLAND MOUNTAIN BRIGADE T.F. 

ARGYLL AND ROSS BATTERIES

460th HOWITZER BATTERY R.F.A.  MAJOR.   J.H. GIBBON

14th  SIEGE BATTERY 6 IN HOWITZER

90th  HEAVY BATTERY 60 PDRS

29th DIV: AMMUN. COLUMN   COL.  F.J.S. CLEEVE


DIVISIONAL ENGINEERS

C.R.E.                     LT. COL.    G.B. HINGSTON
ADJUTANT              CAPT.    R.K.  MACAULAY
1st  WEST RIDING FIELD CO. MAJOR    G.N. DODWORTH
2nd  LOWLAND CO.   MAJOR    W. ARCHIBALD
2nd  LONDON CO.     MAJOR    F.G.  PRIDAY
1st  LONDON SIGNAL CO.  CAPT.    R.C. FREEMAN
DIVISIONAL A.S.C.     LT. COL.    H.L. COOPER
DIVISIONAL CYCLIST CO.  CAPT.    P.N. WILSON
87th FIELD AMBULANCE  LT. COL.    J.J. O’HAGAN
88th FIELD AMBULANCE  LT. COL.    E.V. GOSTLING
89th FIELD AMBULANCE  LT. COL.    T. FRASER

 

86th INFANTRY BRIGADE

BRIG. GEN.        S. W. HARE
BRIGADE MAJOR       T.H.C.  FRANKLAND
STAFF CAPTAIN    CAPT.    H.M. FARMAR
2ND  ROYAL FUSILIERS   LT. COL.     H.F.B. NEWENHAM
1ST  LANC.     LT. COL.     H.S. ORMOND
1ST  R. DUBLIN    LT. COL.     R.A. ROOTH
1ST  R. MUNSTER    LT. COL.    H.E. TIZARD

87th INFANTRY BRIDGADE

BRIG. GEN.              W.R.  MARSHALL
BRIGADE MAJOR       C.H.T.  LUCAS
STAFF CAPTAIN       CAPT.  R.L. PETRE
2ND  S. WALES BORDERERS  LT. COL.     H.G. CASSON
1ST  K.O. SCOTTISH BORDERERS LT. COL.    A.S. KOE
1ST  R.INNISKILLING FUSILIERS LT. COL.    F.G.  JONES
1ST BORDER REGIMENT   LT. COL.    R.O. HUME

88th INFANTRY BRIGADE

BRIG. GEN.              H.E. NAPIER
BRIGADE MAJOR       J.H.D.  COSTEKER
STAFF CAPT            CAPT. S.THOMPSON
4TH  WORCESTERSHIRE REGT.   LT. COL.    D.E. CAYLEY
2ND  HAMPSHIRE REGT.  LT. COL.    CARRINGTON∙SMITH
1ST  ESSEX REGT.   LT. COL.    GODFREY FAUSSETT
1ST 5TH  R. SCOTS. REGT.  LT. COL    J.T.R. WILSON