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50 (Northumbrian) Infantry Division


From To Nation Subordinate
03-Sep-1939 20-Jun-1941 British 150 Infantry Brigade
03-Sep-1939 29-Oct-1942 British 151 Infantry Brigade
03-Sep-1939 01-Oct-1939 British 70 Infantry Brigade
11-Sep-1939 01-Oct-1939 British 69 Infantry Brigade
09-May-1940 18-May-1940 British 25 Infantry Brigade
19-May-1940 21-May-1940 British 25 Infantry Brigade
05-Jun-1940 24-Jun-1940 British 25 Infantry Brigade
01-Jul-1940 16-Dec-1944 British 69 Infantry Brigade
14-Aug-1941 27-Nov-1941 British 150 Infantry Brigade
22-Feb-1942 01-Jun-1942 British 150 Infantry Brigade
11-Nov-1942 16-Dec-1944 British 151 Infantry Brigade
20-Mar-1943 24-Mar-1943 Indian 5 Indian Infantry Brigade
20-Mar-1943 24-Mar-1943 Indian 7 Indian Infantry Brigade
14-Apr-1943 22-Apr-1943 British 201 Guards Motor Brigade
29-May-1943 10-Oct-1943 British 168 Infantry Brigade
13-Aug-1943 18-Aug-1943 British 231 Infantry Brigade
24-Sep-1943 02-Sep-1944 British 231 Infantry Brigade
04-Apr-1944 10-Jun-1944 British 56 Infantry Brigade
12-Jun-1944 15-Jun-1944 British 56 Infantry Brigade
06-Sep-1944 07-Sep-1944 British 231 Infantry Brigade
09-Sep-1944 16-Dec-1944 British 231 Infantry Brigade
02-Oct-1944 07-Oct-1944 British 32 Infantry Brigade (Guards)


From To Nation Subordinate
03-Sep-1939 23-Jun-1940 British 4 The Royal Northumberland Fusiliers Organised as a Motor-Cycle Battalion.
03-Sep-1939 27-Nov-1941 British 72 Field Regiment RA
03-Sep-1939 29-Nov-1944 British 74 Field Regiment RA
20-Nov-1939 08-Nov-1940 British 65 Anti-Tank Regiment RA
10-May-1940 ? 16-May-1940 British 58 Medium Regiment RA
26-May-1940 29-May-1940 British 3 Medium Regiment RA
22-Jun-1940 01-Dec-1944 British 124 Field Regiment RA
01-Feb-1941 16-Dec-1944 British 2 The Cheshire Regiment
06-Mar-1941 26-Nov-1941 British 50 Reconnaissance Regiment RAC
22-Feb-1942 01-Jun-1942 British 72 Field Regiment RA
08-Oct-1942 30-Nov-1944 British 102 Anti-Tank Regiment RA
15-Oct-1942 21-Nov-1942 British 111 Field Regiment RA
18-Oct-1942 06-Nov-1942 British 34 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA
19-Nov-1942 22-Apr-1943 British 65 Field Regiment RA
16-Dec-1942 30-Nov-1944 British 25 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA
27-Apr-1943 30-Nov-1944 British 90 Field Regiment RA
09-Jul-1943 17-Aug-1943 British 1 The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Attached. Designated 33 Beach Group. Included companies from 3/12 Frontier Force Rifles.
12-Dec-1943 18-Jan-1944 British Yorkshire Hussars Yeomanry
24-Jan-1944 30-Nov-1944 British 61 Reconnaissance Regiment RAC


From To Nation Subordinate
03-Sep-1939 20-Jul-1941 British 232 Field Company RE
03-Sep-1939 30-Nov-1944 British 505 Field Company RE
03-Sep-1939 01-Jun-1942 British 235 Field Park Company RE
23-Jun-1940 30-Nov-1944 British 233 Field Company RE
14-Aug-1941 27-Nov-1941 British 232 Field Company RE
22-Feb-1942 01-Jun-1942 British 232 Field Company RE
24-Jun-1942 24-Aug-1942 British 142 Field Park Squadron RE
01-Sep-1942 30-Nov-1944 British 235 Field Park Company RE
27-Apr-1943 10-Oct-1943 British 501 Field Company RE
23-Sep-1943 30-Nov-1944 British 295 Field Company RE


From To Nation Subordinate
05-Aug-1943 12-Dec-1944 British 15 Bridging Platoon RE


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