BATTLE OF THE SOMME

ROLL OF HONOUR

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50th (NORTHUMBRIAN) DIVISION

149th BRIGADE

1/4th Northumberland Fus.

308 names

1/5th Northumberland Fus.

236 names

1/6th Northumberland Fus.

177 names

1/7th Northumberland Fus.

245 names

149th Machine Gun Company

149th Trench Mortar Battery

150th BRIGADE

1/4th East Yorkshire

122 names

1/4th Yorkshire

1/5th Yorkshire

1/5th Durham Light infantry

150th Machine Gun Company

150th Trench Mortar Battery

151st BRIGADE

1/5th Border

1/6th Durham Light infantry

1/8th Durham Light infantry

1/9th Durham Light infantry

151st Machine Gun Company

151st Trench Mortar Battery

PIONEERS

1/7th Durham Light infantry

ARTILLERY

Field Artillery

CCL Brigade

(I Northumbrian)

CCLI Brigade

(II Northumbrian)

CCLII Brigade

(III Northumbrian)

CCLIII  Brigade

(IV Northumbrian)

A Battery

B Battery

C Battery

D (Howitzers) Battery

A Battery

B Battery

C Battery

D (Howitzers) Battery

A Battery

B Battery

C Battery

D (Howitzers) Battery

A Battery

B Battery

C Battery

Trench Mortar Batteries

Medium

Heavy

X50

Y50

Z50

V50

50th Divisional Ammunition Column

ROYAL ENGINEERS

7th Field Company

1st Northumbrian Field Company

2nd Northumbrian Field Company

50th Divisional Signal Company

2 names

ARMY SERVICE CORPS

50th Divisional Train

ROYAL ARMY MEDICAL CORPS

16 names

1st Northumbrian Field Ambulance

4 names

2/2nd Northumbrian Field Ambulance

9 names

3rd Northumbrian Field Ambulance

3 names

50th Sanitary Section

ARMY VETERINARY CORPS

1st Northumbrian Veterinary Section

 

OPERATIONS OF THE 50th (Northumbrian) DIVISION - SOMME 1916

10th September-3rd October : Operations East of Martinpuich. Attacks towards Eaucourt-l'Abbe and Le Sars.

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25th October-17th November : In front of the Butte de Warlencourt. Attack of Gird Lines and on the Butte de Warlencourt.