Group    From 1/4/1908  To 1937

1st (City of London) Battalion, London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers)

Categories: Armed Forces

A Battalion that was part of the United Kingdom's Territorial Force which served in WW1 and became part of the Territorial Army in October 1921. Their Wikipedia page gives details of how the Battlion was both formed and disbanded.

Credit for this entry to: Andrew Behan.

This section lists the memorials where the subject on this page is commemorated:
1st (City of London) Battalion, London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers)

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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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Captain Paul Milton Ellington

Captain Paul Milton Ellington

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1 memorial
Gordon Campbell, VC

Gordon Campbell, VC

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1 memorial
Essex Regiment

Essex Regiment

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2 memorials
Field Marshal, First Viscount Alanbrooke

Field Marshal, First Viscount Alanbrooke

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Person, Armed Forces, France, India, Ireland

1 memorial