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2nd Battalion Scots Guards – Order of Battle December 1943

The document is dated only December 1943 but due to the presence and absence of certain officers it must date from the 6th December 1943.


Battalion Headquarters


Commanding Officer

Lieutenant-Colonel F.H.H.B. Harris

2 i/c

Major P. Steuart-Fotheringham

Adjutant

Captain A.F.A. Weir MC

Assistant Adjutant

Lieutenant M.J.F. Brockholes

Intelligence Officer

Lieutenant W.J. Brown MC



Headquarters Company


Company Commander

Captain J.D. Henderson

Signals Officer

Captain L.D. Cambridge

Assistant Signals Officer

Lieutenant The Honourable C.J. Dalrymple

Transport Officer

Lieutenant R.A. Stuart

Quartermaster

Lieutenant A. Greenwood



Right Flank


OC

Major W.D.M. Raeburn MBE

2 i/c

Captain R.L. Coke

Platoon Commanders

Lieutenant R.I.K. Moncreiffe

Lieutenant W.A. Elliott MC


Lieutenant Sir D.G. Moncreiffe

Spare

Lieutenant J.V. Rowe



F Company


OC

Major H.L. St. V. Rose

2 i/c

Captain J.C. Blackett-Ord

Platoon Commanders

Lieutenant E.F. Winter


Lieutenant E. Crutchley


Lieutenant E.M. Sharpe



G Company


OC

Major G.L.S. Pike

2 i/c

Captain R.A. Willis

Platoon Commanders

Lieutenant N.T. Torrance


Lieutenant I. McC. Tait


Lieutenant D.J. Deane

Spare

Lieutenant P.G. Atkinson-Clark



Support Company


OC

Major R.C. Petre

Anti-Tank Platoon

Captain F.A.L. Waldron

Lieutenant J.D.A. Stainton

Carriers

Lieutenant E.R. Yates

Mortar Platoon

Lieutenant R.S. Jenkinson

Pioneer

Lieutenant C.R.S. Buckle



Left Out of Battle


Captain A.M. Balfour MC


Captain W.J. Gunther


Lieutenant Viscount Cross


Lieutenant P.C. Carter


Lieutenant G.F. Mundy




Extra Regimental Employment


Major J.F. Wilburne


Major R.A.H. Rivers-Bulkley


Staff Captain

Captain T. Marsham-Townshend

Brigade Oerlikon Gun:

Lieutenant A.N.J. Gordon


Lieutenant A.R.A. Hobson



Hospital


Major M.N. Romer


Lieutenant M.P.M. Loftus


Lieutenant I.G. Gow


Lieutenant V.M. Gordon-Ives


Lieutenant The Honourable A.R.H. Erskine


Lieutenant A.I.D. Orr


Lieutenant P.R. Methuen


Lieutenant J.W.R. Nicholson




Wounded


Major M.D.D. Critchon-Stuart


Major H.H. Houldsworth


Major J.A.L. Timpson MC


Captain N.H. Barne MC


Captain R.S.P. Home


Captain T.R. Bland


Lieutenant H. Brooking-Clark


Lieutenant R.S. Dollard MC


Lieutenant T.N. Douglas


Lieutenant I.G. Fraser


Lieutenant D.G. Morphett


Lieutenant R.A.M. Reyntiens


Lieutenant R.G. Rowe


Lieutenant P.H. Tunnard


Lieutenant K.B. Mackenzie



The National Archives (TNA) WO 169/1070: 2 Scots Guards.