Authors and Contributors this page: Graham Watson
Page created 1 November 2002. Corrected and updated 05.12.2002
2nd Battalion,
20th Regiment of Foot
1756-1758
1758-1881
1881-1948
United Kingdom  
Note:This is a battalion history of the Regular Army. See the main regimental page for full lineage and other information.
Colour Key
Lineage
War service
Overseas service
Home service
 
     
  1756 2nd Battalion, 20th Regiment of Foot
      aaa
     
       
  1758 67th Regiment of Foot
      aaa
     
       
  1782 67th (South Hampshire) Regiment of Foot
      aaa
     
       
  1803 1st Battalion, 67th Regiment of Foot
redesignated on formation of 2nd Battalion
      aaa
     
       
  1817 67th Regiment of Foot
redesignated upon disbandment of 2nd Battalion
      aaa
     
       
  1881.07.01 2nd Battalion, The Hampshire Regiment
  1881 India: Madras
  1883 Secunderabad
  1885 Burma
  1887 India-
  1888 England: Chatham
  1891 Ireland: Portadown
  1893 Curragh
  1895 Birr
  1897 Cork
  1900.01 South Africa 14 Bde
  1902 England: Portsmouth
  1903 Malta
  1905 Bermuda
  1907 South Africa
  1911 Mauritius
  1913 India: Mhow
  1914.08 Mhow
  1915.01 Mhow 29 Div
  1915.04 Gallipoli
  1916.03 France and Flanders
  1919 Ireland: Cork
  1921.01.01 2nd Battalion, The Royal Hampshire Regiment
  1922 England: Bordon 3 Bde
  1925 England: Plymouth
  1928 Germany Army of Occupation
  1929 England: Plymouth
  1929 England: Catterick
  1933 Parkhurst
  1935 England: Aldershot 1 Bde
  1936 Palestine
  1938 England: Aldershot 1 Bde
  1939.09 France & Belgium 1 Inf Div, BEF
  1940.06 UK
  1943.02 Tunisia
  1943.05 Tunisia 46 (North Midland) Inf Div
  1943.09 Italy
  1945 Austria
  1948 UK
  1948.08.10 amalgamated with 1st Battalion at Bulford