2nd Bn, The East Yorkshire Regiment: Service
Authors and Contributors this page: Graham Watson
Page created 15 November 2002. Corrected and updated 18.06.2003
2nd Battalion,
15th Regiment of Foot
1799-1802, 1804-16, 1858-1881
1881-1949
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
 
     
  1799 2nd Battalion, 15th Regiment of Foot
       
     
       
  1802 disbanded
  1804 2nd Battalion, 15th Regiment of Foot
       
     
       
  1816 disbanded
  1858 2nd Battalion, 15th Regiment of Foot
       
     
       
  1881.07.01 2nd Battalion, The East Yorkshire Regiment
  1881 India: Bombay
  1888 Aden
  1889 England: Manchester
  1892 Preston
  1894 Ireland: Tipperary
  1896 Curragh
  1898 Templemore
  1901.04 South Africa 16 Bde, 8 Div
  1902 England: Aldershot
  1905 Burma
  1909 India: Fyzabad
  1913 Kamptee
  1915.01 France and Flanders 28 Div
  1915.11 Salonika
  1919 India
  1920 Iraq 6 Div
  1922 Turkey Army of Occupation
  1923 England: Lichfield
  1927 Aldershot 2 Bde
  1931 Catterick
  1934 Aldershot 5 Bde
  1937 Palestine
  1937 England Plymouth 8 Bde
  1939.09 France & Belgium 3 Inf Div, BEF
  1940.06 UK
  1944.06 NW Europe
  1945 Palestine
  1947 Egypt
  1948 Austria
  1948.09.14 amalgamated in Austria with 1st Battalion