2nd Bn, The Duke of Wellington's Regiment: Service
Authors and Contributors this page: Graham Watson
Page created 1 November 2002. Corrected and updated 28.10.2003
1st Battalion,
76th Regiment of Foot
1787-1881
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
 
     
  1787 76th Regiment of Foot
       
     
       
  1809 Walcheren
       
     
       
  1881.07.01 2nd Battalion, The Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment)
  1881 Ireland: Curragh
  1884 Tipperary
  1885 England: ?
  1886 Bermuda
  1888 Nova Scotia: Halifax
  1891 West Indies
  1893 South Africa
  1898 Burma: Rangoon
  1902 India: Dinapore
  1905 England: Lichfield
  1909 Tidworth
  1911 Ireland: Dublin
  1914.08 France and Flanders 5 Div
  1916.01 France and Flanders 4 Div
  1919 England: Sheffield
  1919 Ireland: Collinstown
  1921.01.01 2nd Battalion, The Duke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding)
  1922 Egypt
  1926 Singapore
  1928.12 India: Ahmednagar
  1931 Kemptee
  1933 Nowshera
  1937.11 Multan
  1939 Delhi
  1942.02 Burma & India
  1946 UK
  1948.06.17 disbanded at Strensall (technically "amalgamated" with 1st Battalion)