2nd Bn, The Gordon Highlanders: Service
Authors and Contributors this page: Graham Watson
Page created 1 November 2002. Corrected and updated 28.10.2003
1st Battalion,
92nd Highlanders
1794-1881
2nd Battalion,
The Gordon Highlanders
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
 
     
  1794 100th (Gordon Highlanders) Regiment of Foot
     
  1798 92nd (Highland) Regiment of Foot
 
 
 
  1809 92nd Regiment of Foot
  1809 Walcheren
       
     
       
       
 
 
  1861 92nd (Gordon Highlanders) Regiment of Foot
 
 
 
  1881.07.01 2nd Battalion, The Gordon Highlanders
1881 South Africa
1885 England: Devonport
<1889> Ireland: Belfast
<1892> Curragh
<1894> Dublin
1896 England: Aldershot
1898 India
1899 South Africa
1902.01 India: Thobba or Sialkot
1904 Peshawar
1907 Calcutta
1910 Cawnpore
1912 Egypt
1914.10 France and Flanders 7 Div
  1917.11 Italy
1919 England: Maryborough
1922 Scotland: Fort George
1925 England: Borden 3 Bde
1929 Northern Ireland: Ballykinlar
1933 England: Aldershot 5 Bde
1934 Gibraltar
1936 Singapore
  1941.12 Singapore

1942.02.15

captured by the Japanese in Malaya
1943.09 re-formed in UK
1943.09 UK 15 Inf Div
1944.06 NW Europe
1945.09 Libya
1947.05 Scotland
  1948.07.12 disbanded (technically "amalgamated" with 1st Battalion)