The Manchester Regiment 1758 - 1958

28th, 29th Battalion Territorial Force


28th Battalion Territorial Force

On 1.1.17 the 45th Provisional Batt. At Blackpool in 219th Bde, 73rd Div.

Became the 28th Batt, the Batt had been formed in 1915 from Home Service personnel of T.F. Batt’s. Jan 1917 to Maldon. Summer 1917 to Woodham Mortimer, near Maldon. Oct 1917, to Southend.

Early in 1918 the 73rd Div, was broken up and the Batt was disbanded at Southend in Mar 1918.

29th Battalion Territorial Force.

A 29th Batt was formed at Walsham on 1.6.18 & absorbed by 16th Batt at Aldershot in June, 1918.