BATTLE OF THE SOMME

ROLL OF HONOUR

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British Divisions

3rd DIVISION

8th BRIGADE

2nd Royal Scots

1st Royal Scots Fusiliers

205 names

8th East Yorkshire

289 names

7th K.S.L.I.

318 names

8th Machine Gun Company

8th Trench Mortar Battery

9th BRIGADE

1st Northumberland Fusiliers

144 names

4th Royal Fusiliers

144 names

13th Liverpool

12th West Yorkshire

9th Machine Gun Company

9th Trench Mortar Battery

76th BRIGADE

2nd Suffolk

327 names

1st Gordon Highlanders

328 names

8th Royal Lancaster

217 names

10th Royal Welsh Fusiliers

333 names

76th Machine Gun Company

76th Trench Mortar Battery

PIONEERS

20th King's Royal Rifle Corps

72 names

ARTILLERY

Field Artillery

78 names

XXIII Brigade

24 names

XL Brigade

29 names

XLII Brigade

26 names

107th Battery

108th Battery

D (Howitzers) Battery

 

6th Battery

23rd Battery

49th Battery

130th (Howitzers) Battery

 

29th Battery

41st Battery

45th Battery

129th (Howitzers) Battery

Trench Mortar Batteries

Medium

Heavy

X3

Y3

Z3

V3

3rd Divisional Ammunition Column

ROYAL ENGINEERS

56th Field Company

10 names

 

1st/1st Cheshire Field Company

17 names

 

1/1st East Riding Field Company

4 names

 

3rd Divisional Signal Company

4 names

ARMY SERVICE CORPS

3rd Divisional Train

ROYAL ARMY MEDICAL CORPS

27 names

7th Field Ambulance

6 names

8th Field Ambulance

8 names

142nd Field Ambulance

13 names

N5 Sanitary Section

ARMY VETERINARY CORPS

11th Mobile Veterinary Section

 

OPERATIONS OF THE 3rd DIVISION - SOMME 1916

8th-17th July : North-West of Montauban. Taking of Bazentin-le-Grand on the 14th July.

In line between Bazentin-le-Grand and Longueval.

18th-19th July : Attacks of the Northern part of Longueval and Delville Wood;

20th-25th July : Longueval / Warterlot Farm. Attack of Delville Wood on the 23rd July.

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14th-21st August : Operations South of Guillemont.

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October / November : Serre / Redan ridge sector. Attack of Serre on the 13th November.