2nd Mounted Division, UK

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This page is about the division that existed from 1914 to 1916. For the 2nd Mounted Division formed in Palestine in 1918, see 5th Cavalry Division, Indian.

This page was initially automatically created using data from series WO 95 (official war diaries) in the UK National Archives Discovery catalogue. It is not guaranteed to be complete or accurate. You can edit this page to make it more useful. Please help to improve the page by adding or correcting facts, and citing reliable sources.


2nd Mounted Division, UK
Years active:
Country: United Kingdom
Service: British Army
Branch: Territorial Force
Type: Formation
Specific type: Mounted division
Full size: 10000
Created:
Name1: 2nd Mounted Division
Name1 Start:
Name1 End:
Alternate names:
Disbanded:
For more information on what infobox fields mean, see documentation at military unit, command structure and theatre of war.
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Subordinate unit: 1/1st Highland Mounted Brigade, UK
Subordinate level: Brigade
Start date: 01/09/1915
End date: 31/12/1915
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Subordinate unit: 1/1st London Mounted Brigade, UK
Subordinate level: Brigade
Start date: 01/08/1915
End date: 31/12/1915
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Subordinate unit: 1/1st Scottish Horse Mounted Brigade, UK
Subordinate level: Brigade
Start date: 01/09/1915
End date: 31/12/1915
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Subordinate unit: 1/1st South Midland Mounted Brigade, UK
Subordinate level: Brigade
Start date: 01/04/1915
End date: 31/12/1915
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Subordinate unit: 1/2nd South Midland Mounted Brigade, UK
Subordinate level: Brigade
Start date: 01/04/1915
End date: 30/11/1915
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Subordinate unit: 3rd Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Mounted Brigade, UK
Subordinate level: Brigade
Start date: 01/08/1915
End date: 30/09/1915
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Subordinate unit: 5th Mounted Brigade, UK
Subordinate level: Brigade
Start date: 01/08/1915
End date: 31/08/1915
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Subordinate unit: Divisional Artillery, 2nd Mounted Division, UK, UK
Subordinate level: Brigade
Start date: 01/04/1915
End date: 28/02/1916
Theatre of war
Theatre name: Gallipoli
Date entered: 01/04/1915
Date left: 31/12/1915


Personal narratives[edit]

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Official sources[edit]

Unit war diaries[edit]

  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/4292, Assistant Adjutant and Quartermaster General, (01/08/1915–31/12/1915)
  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/4292, General Staff, (01/04/1915–31/01/1916)


Unit histories[edit]

  • Becke, Archibald Frank. (1936). Order of Battle of Divisions, Part 2A: The Territorial Force Mounted Divisions and the 1st-Line Territorial Force Divisions (42-56). History of the Great War Based on Official Documents. London: HMSO. pp. 9–17. 


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Other sources[edit]

References[edit]


This page contains data imported from the UK National Archives Discovery catalogue, licensed under Open Government Licence v2.0.