Trench Warfare - 1914 to 1916.

Winter Operations ~ November 1914 to February 1915.
 
Defence of Festubert (1914) ~ 23rd - 24th November.
Indian Corps: Meerut Division.
 
Attack on Wytschaete ~ 14th December.
II Corps: 3rd Division.
 
Defence of Givenchy (1914) ~ 20th - 21st December.
Indian Corps: 1st, Lahore, and Meerut Divisions.
 
First Action of Givenchy (1915) ~ 25th January.
First Army.
I Corps: 1st Division.
 
Affairs of Cuincky ~ 29th January, 1st & 6th February.
I Corps.
1st Division (29th January).
2nd Division (1st & 6th February).
 
Summer Operations ~ March - October 1915.
 
Battle of Neuve Chapelle ~ 10th - 15th March.
First Army.
IV Corps. 7th & 8th Divisions.
Indian Corps: Lahore & Meerut Divisions.
 
Action of St. Eloi ~ 14th - 15th March.
Second Army.
V Corps: 27th Division.
 
Capture of Hill 60 ~ 17th - 22nd April.
II Corps: 5th Division.
 
 
 
The Battles of Ypres (1915) ~ 22nd April - 25th May.
Second Army.
Corps: II and V.
Divisions: 1st Cavalry (2), 2nd Cavalry (2), 3rd Cavalry (1),
4th (3), 27th (4), 28th (4), 50th (3), Lahore (I) and 1st
Canadian (2), also 13th Infantry Brigade of 5th Division (2).
(The 5th Division did nt take part in the Battle).
 
In the General lists of Battles, the number inside the brackets after the Divisional Number indicates how many individual engagements that Division was involved in.
 
 
Battle of Gravenstafel ~ 22nd -23rd April.
V Corps: 27th, 28th & 1st Canadian Divisions
and 13th Infantry Brigade of 5th Division.
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Tactical Incidents:
The Gas Attack: 1st Canadian Division.
 
Battle of St. Julien ~ 24th April - 4th May.
Second Army.
V Corps: 2nd Cavalry, 4th, 27th, 28th, 50th, Lahore
and 1st Canadian Divisions and 13th Infantry
Brigade of 5th Division.
 
Battle of Frezenberg ~ 8th - 13th May.
Second Army.
V Corps: 1st Cavalry, 3rd Cavalry, 4th, 27th, 28th,
and 50th Divisions.
 
Battle of Bellewaarde ~ 24th - 25th May.
Second Army.
V Corps: 1st Cavalry, 2nd Cavalry, 4th, 27th, 28th,
and 50th Divisions.
 
Battle of Aubers ~ 9th May.
 
Attack on Fromelles.
IV Corps: 7th and 8th Divisions.
 
Attack on Rue du Bois.
I Corps: 1st and 47th Divisions.
Indian Corps: Lahore and Meerut Divisions.
 
Battle of Festubert (1915) ~ 15th - 25th May.
First Army.
I Corps: 2nd, 7th, 47th, 51st and 1st Canadian
Divisions.
Indian Army Corps: Lahore and Meerut Divisions.
 
Second Action of Givenchy (1915) ~ 15th - 16th June.
First Army.
IV Corps: 7th, 51st and 1st Canadian Divisions.
 
First Attack on Bellewaarde ~ 16th June.
Second Army.
V Corps: 3rd Divison.
 
Action at Hooge (1915) ~ 19th July, 30th July & 9th August.
Second Army.
V Corps: 3rd Division (19th July), 14th Division (30th July),
6th Division (9th August).
 
Battle of Loos ~ 25th September - 8th October.
First Army.
I Corps: 2nd, 7th, 9th and 28th Divisions.
IV Corps: 3rd Cavalry, 1st, 15th and 47th Divisions.
XI Corps: Guards, 12th, 21st and 24th Divisions.
Indian Corps: 19th and Meerut Divisions.
 
Action of Pietre ~ 25th September.
First Army.
Indian Corps: Meerut Division.
 
Action of Bois Grenier ~ 25th September.
First Army.
III Corps: 8th Division.
 
Second Attack on Bellewaarde ~ 25th - 26th September.
Second Army.
V Corps: 3 Division.
VI Corps: 14th Division.
 
Actions of the Hohenzollern Redoubt ~ 13th - 19th October.
First Army.
IV Corps: 1st and 47th Divisions.
XI Corps: Guards, 2nd 12th and 46th Division.
 
Local Operations ~ 1916.
 
Actions of the Bluff ~ 14th - 15th February and 2nd March.
V Corps: 17th Division (14th - 15th February).
V Corps: 3rd and 17th Division (2nd March).
 
Actions of St. Eloi Crater ~ 27th March - 16th April.
Second Army.
V Corps: 3rd Division.
Canadian Corps: 2nd Canadian Division
 
German Attack on Vimy Ridge ~ 21st May.
First Army.
IV Corps: 47th Division.
Third Army.
XVII Corps: 25th Division.
 
Battle of Mount Sorrel ~ 2nd - 13th June.
Second Army.
XIV Corps: 20th Division.
Canadian Corps: 1st Canadian, 2nd Canadian
and 3rd Canadian Divisions.

 

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