Royal West Surrey 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.


Royal West Surrey 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: Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment)
Name1 Start: unknown
Name1 End: unknown
Alternate names: 2nd Foot, West Surrey Regiment, Queen's Regiment, West Surreys
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: Hounslow Infantry Record Office, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 1st Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 2nd Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 3rd Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 1/4th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 2/4th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 3/4th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 4/4th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 1/5th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 2/5th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 3/5th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 6th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 7th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 8th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 9th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 10th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 11th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 12th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 13th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 14th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 15th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 16th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 17th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 18th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 19th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 20th Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 51st Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 52nd Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Subordinate unit: 53rd Battalion Royal West Surrey Regiment, UK
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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. 43–44. 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 329/2508 WO 329/2424
1914-15 Star WO 329/2947 WO 329/2613, WO 329/2614
British War and Victory medals WO 329/2182 WO 329/642, WO 329/643, WO 329/644, WO 329/645, WO 329/646, WO 329/647, WO 329/648, WO 329/649, WO 329/650, WO 329/651, WO 329/652, WO 329/653, WO 329/654, WO 329/655, WO 329/656, WO 329/657, WO 329/658, WO 329/659
Territorial Force War Medal WO 329/3271 WO 329/3260

Other sources[edit]

References[edit]


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