Middlesex Regiment, 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.


Middlesex Regiment, 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: Duke of Cambridge's Own (Middlesex Regiment)
Name1 Start: unknown
Name1 End: unknown
Alternate names: 57th Foot, Duke of Cambridge's Own
Disbanded: unknown. 
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Parent unit: Hounslow Infantry Record Office, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 1st Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 2nd Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 3rd Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 4th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 5th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 6th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 1/7th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 2/7th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 3/7th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 4/7th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 1/8th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 2/8th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 3/8th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 4/8th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 1/9th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 2/9th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Subordinate unit: 3/9th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 1/10th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 2/10th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 3/10th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 4/10th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 11th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 12th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 13th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 14th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 15th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 16th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 17th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 18th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 19th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 20th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 21st Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 22nd Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 23rd Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 24th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 25th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 26th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 27th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 28th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 29th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 30th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 31st Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 32nd Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 33rd Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 34th Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 51st Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 52nd Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 53rd Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 1st Garrison Battalion Middlesex Regiment, UK
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Regimental Museums and Archives[edit]

Personal narratives[edit]

William James Clachan[edit]

Captain and also attached 1st King's African Rifles.

Diary, September 1914 - May 1915, by Captain William James Clachan (Service No To be confirmed), Alexander Turnbull Library (MS-0508)

Includes military training in Wellington, New Zealand and transportation on the Arawa to Alexandria with the NZ Expeditionary Force. Transfer to 5th Battalion Middlesex Regiment for guard duty in England, and to the 4th Battalion Middlesex Regiment for trench warfare in France and Belgium.

Photograph Album of Middlesex Regiment in Belgium, 1914-1915, photographed by Captain William James Clachan (Service Nos BR 37/1638, NZEF 10/316), Alexander Turnbull Library (PA1-o-095)

Photograph Album of Middlesex Regiment in Belgium and France including time in England recuperating from injury, 1915-1916, photographed by Captain William James Clachan (Service Nos BR 37/1638, NZEF 10/316), Alexander Turnbull Library (PA1-o-096)

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. 92–94. 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 329/2467, WO 329/2468
1914-15 Star WO 329/2951 WO 329/2766, WO 329/2767, WO 329/2768, WO 329/2769
British War and Victory medals WO 329/2239, WO 329/2240 WO 329/1489, WO 329/1490, WO 329/1491, WO 329/1492, WO 329/1493, WO 329/1494, WO 329/1495, WO 329/1496, WO 329/1497, WO 329/1498, WO 329/1499, WO 329/1500, WO 329/1501, WO 329/1502, WO 329/1503, WO 329/1504, WO 329/1505, WO 329/1506, WO 329/1507, WO 329/1508, WO 329/1509, WO 329/1510, WO 329/1511, WO 329/1512, WO 329/1513, WO 329/1514, WO 329/1515, WO 329/1516
Territorial Force War Medal WO 329/3272 WO 329/3266


Other sources[edit]

References[edit]


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