Durham Light Infantry, UK

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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.


Durham Light Infantry, UK
Years active: unknown–unknown
Country: United Kingdom
Service: British Army
Branch: unknown
Type: Infantry
Specific type: Infantry regiment (administrative)
Full size: unknown
Created: unknown. 
Name1: Durham Light Infantry
Name1 Start: unknown
Name1 End: unknown
Alternate names: 68th Foot, DLI
Disbanded: unknown. 
For more information on what infobox fields mean, see documentation at military unit, command structure and theatre of war.
Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Parent unit: York Infantry Record Office, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 1st Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 2nd Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 3rd Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 4th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 1/5th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 2/5th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 3/5th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 1/6th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 2/6th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 3/6th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 1/7th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 2/7th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 3/7th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 1/8th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 2/8th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 3/8th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 1/9th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 2/9th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 3/9th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 10th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 11th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 12th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 13th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 14th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 15th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 16th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 17th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 18th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 19th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 20th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 21st Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 22nd Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 23rd Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 25th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 26th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 27th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 28th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 29th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 51st Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 52nd Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 53rd Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 1st Garrison Battalion Durham Light Infantry, UK
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Start date: unknown
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Regimental Museums and Archives[edit]

Personal narratives[edit]

Related media[edit]

Official sources[edit]

Unit war diaries[edit]

None. Administrative organisations did not keep war diaries because they had no operational role.

See descendant unit pages for their war diaries.


Unit histories[edit]

  • James, E.A. (1998) [first published 1978]. British Regiments 1914-1918. Heathfield, UK: Naval & Military Press. pp. 100–102. ISBN 0-906304-03-2. 

Other official documents[edit]

Medal rolls[edit]

Campaign medal rolls at the UK National Archives.

Medal Officers Other ranks
1914 Star WO 329/2510 WO 329/2473
1914-15 Star WO 329/2951 WO 329/2789, WO 329/2790, WO 329/2791, WO 329/2792
British War and Victory medals WO 329/2247, WO 329/2248 WO 329/1601, WO 329/1602, WO 329/1603, WO 329/1604, WO 329/1605, WO 329/1606, WO 329/1607, WO 329/1608, WO 329/1609, WO 329/1610, WO 329/1611, WO 329/1612, WO 329/1613, WO 329/1614, WO 329/1615, WO 329/1616, WO 329/1617, WO 329/1618, WO 329/1619, WO 329/1620, WO 329/1621, WO 329/1622, WO 329/1623, WO 329/1624, WO 329/1625, WO 329/1626, WO 329/1627, WO 329/1628, WO 329/1629, WO 329/1630, WO 329/1631
Territorial Force War Medal WO 329/3272 WO 329/3267


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References[edit]


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