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GHQ British Expeditionary Force


From To Nation Subordinate
03-Sep-1939 ? 31-May-1940 ? British I Corps
03-Sep-1939 31-May-1940 British II Corps
03-Sep-1939 31-May-1940 ? British HQ Lines of Communication British Expeditionary Force
08-Apr-1940 ? 31-May-1940 ? British III Corps


From To Nation Subordinate
09-Sep-1914 02-Oct-1914 British 6 Infantry Division
18-Dec-1939 23-Dec-1939 British 5 Infantry Division
20-Jan-1940 28-Mar-1940 British 50 (Northumbrian) Infantry Division
24-Jan-1940 28-Jan-1940 British 51 (Highland) Infantry Division
01-Apr-1940 11-Apr-1940 British 44 (Home Counties) Infantry Division
12-Apr-1940 28-Apr-1940 British 42 (East Lancashire) Infantry Division
22-Apr-1940 26-May-1940 British 23 (Northumbrian) Infantry Division
01-May-1940 09-May-1940 British 5 Infantry Division
14-May-1940 25-May-1940 British 1 Armoured Division
17-May-1940 26-May-1940 British 46 (West Riding) Infantry Division
17-May-1940 24-May-1940 British 50 (Northumbrian) Infantry Division
19-May-1940 25-May-1940 British 5 Infantry Division
24-May-1940 31-May-1940 British 48 (South Midland) Infantry Division
25-May-1940 26-May-1940 British 2 Infantry Division
27-May-1940 31-May-1940 British 44 (Home Counties) Infantry Division
30-May-1940 31-May-1940 British 2 Infantry Division
05-Jun-1940 20-Jun-1940 Canadian 1 Canadian Infantry Division
11-Jun-1940 17-Jun-1940 British 52 (Lowland) Infantry Division


From To Nation Subordinate
06-Oct-1939 10-Oct-1939 British 15 Infantry Brigade
19-Oct-1939 28-Oct-1939 British 17 Infantry Brigade
30-Mar-1940 18-May-1940 British 1 Armoured Reconnaissance Brigade
30-Mar-1940 31-Mar-1940 British 2 Armoured Reconnaissance Brigade
30-Apr-1940 14-May-1940 British 1 Army Tank Brigade
10-May-1940 ? 10-May-1940 ? British 12 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Under the command of Advanced Air Striking Force RAF
18-May-1940 20-May-1940 British 1 Army Tank Brigade
18-May-1940 20-May-1940 British 36 Infantry Brigade
19-May-1940 23-May-1940 British 1 Armoured Reconnaissance Brigade


From To Nation Subordinate
06-Dec-1914 26-Jan-1915 British 2 The Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers
28-Jan-1915 21-Feb-1915 British 2 The London Regiment
15-Sep-1939 ? 30-May-1940 ? British 12 Lancers
21-Oct-1939 31-May-1940 ? British 1 Regiment RHA
21-Oct-1939 09-May-1940 ? British 2 Regiment RHA
12-Nov-1939 ? 04-Jun-1940 ? British 1 Welsh Guards
15-Nov-1939 ? 03-Jun-1940 ? British 6 The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders
23-May-1940 25-May-1940 British 3 Medium Regiment RA


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Home Unit Definition
Appointments Commanders and Staff Officers assigned to the Unit
History Important Dates and Events in the History of the Unit
Forces Forces of which the Unit was a part (British Commonweath and American Units only)
Notes Miscellaneous Notes for Unit
Order of Battle Order of Battle for this Unit
Subordinates Units subordinated to or attached to the Unit
Superiors Units to which this Unit was subordinated or attached
Theatres Theatres of Operations which Unit served in