Group    From 1/4/1908 

13th (County of London) Battalion, The London Regiment (Kensington)

Categories: Armed Forces

London unit which served in WW1. Their Wikipedia page show how the Battalion came into being on 1 April 1908 and how it was subsequently transformed.

It is shown as the 13th Battalion (Kensingtons) on the London Troops War Memorial in Threadneedle Street, London, EC2.

Credit for this entry to: Andrew Behan.

This section lists the memorials where the subject on this page is commemorated:
13th (County of London) Battalion, The London Regiment (Kensington)

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London Troops War Memorial

Designed by Aston Webb with figures by Alfred Drury. The Duke of York who un...

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1st County of London (Middlesex Husrs.)

1st County of London (Middlesex Husrs.)

London unit which served in WW1.

Group, Armed Forces

1 memorial
Humphrey Firman, VC

Humphrey Firman, VC

Seaman. Born Humphrey Osbaldston Brooke Firman in Kensington. In April 1916, British forces were trapped in the Siege of Kut in what was then known as Mesopotamia. Firman, in command of the ship Ju...

Person, Armed Forces, Iraq

War dead, WW1
1 memorial
Sir Roderic Maxwell Hill

Sir Roderic Maxwell Hill

Air Chief Marshall.  Born Hampstead.  Fought in both world wars, earning his wings in 1916.  On retirement became Rector of the Imperial College of Science and Technology 1948 - 54, Vice-Chancellor...

Person, Armed Forces, Education

1 memorial
W. Somerville

W. Somerville

Member of the Homerton fire crew.  Wrote a diary during WW2.

Person, Armed Forces

1 memorial
Royal Garrison Church of St George

Royal Garrison Church of St George

Built by Thomas Henry Wyatt, in the Italianate style. It became a royal garrison church in 1928, following a visit by King George V. It contains many mosaics, particularly one by Antonio Salviati, ...

Building, Architecture, Armed Forces, Religion

1 memorial