The Manchester Regiment 1758 - 1958

The Twentyfirst (Service) Battalion


21st (Service 6th City Pals) Battalion.

Raised at Manchester 13.11.14. by the Lord Mayor & City. Jan 1915 Morecambe. April 1915 to Grantham in 91st Bde, 30th Div. 10.8.15 taken over by the War Office. Sept 1915 to Larkhill. Early Nov

1915 landed at Boulogne. 20.12.15. 91st Bde to 7th Div.

Nov 1917 to Italy. 13.9.18 left 7th Div.

Returned to France joining 7th Bde, 25th Div, at Canchy on 16 Sept. 11.11.18. 7th Bde, 25th Div France, Landrecies area.