21st Division 1914-18...a divisional history

Divisional and Staff Commands

G.O.C. (General Officer Commanding)
16.9.14
Lt Gen Sir E.T.H. Hutton
11.4.15 Maj Gen G.T.Forestier-Walker
18.11.15 Maj Gen C.W.Jacob (wounded 4.3.16)
4.3.16
Br Gen G.M.Gloster (acting)
1.4.16
Maj Gen C.W.Jacob
22.5.16 Maj Gen D.G.M. Campbell

G.S.O. 1. (General Staff officer.1)
19.9.14 Capt L.W.G.Butler (acting)
29.3.15 Lt Col F Cunliffe-Owen
18.6.15 Lt Col T.F.Fremantle (temp)
21.6.15 Lt Col F Cunliffe-Owen
5.7.15 Maj D.Forster (acting)
16.8.15 Lt Col F.E.Ll.Daniell (KIA 4.3.16)
4.3.16 Maj D.Forster (acting)
7.3.16 Lt Col A.T.Paley
17.10.17 Lt Col H.E.Franklyn

A.A. and Q.M.G. (Assistant Adjutant and Quartermaster-General)
18.9.14 Maj H.W.W. Wood (acting)
13.10.14 Col R.H.D.Thring
12.10.15 Lt Col F.H.Dansey
21.11.15 Maj H.J.Pack-Beresford (acting)
28.11.15 Lt Col G.J.Acland-Troyte

B.G. R.A. (Brigadier-General Royal Artillery)
9.11.14 Br Gen C.H. Alexander
6.10.15 Br Gen R.A.C. Wellesley
12.5.17 Br Gen F.Potts (temp)
13.5.17 Br Gen H.W.Newcome
30.10.18 Lt Col H.A.Boyd
10.11.18 Br Gen W.B.Browell

C.R.E. (Commander Royal Engineers)
13.10.14 Col H.F. Chesney (sick 1.6.15)
1.6.15
Maj C.Coffin (acting)
9.6.15
Lt Col C Coffin
9.1.17 Maj H.J.Couchman (acting)
16.1.17 Lt Col G.H.Addison
19.7.18 Lt Col G.Master

62nd BDE
18.9.14 Br Gen T.G.L.H.Armstrong
4.9.15 Br Gen E.B.Wilkinson
11.6.16 Br Gen H.B.Warwick (acting)
13.6.16
Br Gen C.G.Rawling (KIA) 28.10.17)
28.10.17 Captain G.M.Sharpe (acting)
1.11.17
Br Gen G.H.Gater

63rd BDE
18.9.14 Br Gen G.J.Fitz M Soady (sick 26.6.15)
26.6.15 Col A,L. Lindesay (acting)

31.8.15
Br Gen N.T.Nickalls (KIA 26.9.15)
27.9.15 Br Gen E.R.Hill (Temp)
(Bde was transferred and joined 37th Div 8.7.16)

64th BDE
18.9.14 Br Gen H.S.Fitzgerald
30.7.15 Lt. Col. R.A.Smith (acting)
18.8.15
Br Gen G.M.Gloster
05.3.16 Lt Col J.L.J.Clarke (acting)
18.3.16
Lt Col C.Coffin (acting)
31.3.16
Br Gen G.M.Gloster
13.6.16 Br Gen H.R.Headlam
28.7.18
Br Gen A.J.McCulloch (wounded 24.8.18)
24.8.18
Lt Col C.E.R Holroyd- Smith (acting)
28.8.18 Br Gen C.V.Edwards

110th BDE
(BDE joined from 37th Div 7.7.16)

9.6.16 Br Gen W.F.Hessey
20.6.17 Lt Col W.N.Stewart (acting)
22.7.17 Br Gen Lord Loch (sick 4.1.18)
4.1.18 Lt Col W.N.Stewart (acting)
4.1.18 Br Gen D.E.Cayley

16.3.18
Br Gen H.R.Cumming