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2nd Battalion Scots Guards – Order of Battle February 1944

This document this order of battle is extracted a list of officers provided to 201 Guards Brigade HQ on 24th February 1944.


Battalion Headquarters


Commanding Officer

Major P. Steuart-Fotheringham

2 i/c

Major W.D.M. Raeburn MBE

Adjutant

Captain M.J.F. Brockholes

Intelligence Officer

Lieutenant C.R.S. Buckle



Headquarters Company


Company Commander

Captain J.D. Henderson

Signals

Lieutenant The Honourable C.J. Dalrymple


Lieutenant G.P.M. Ramsay

Transport Officer

Lieutenant R.A. Stuart

Quartermaster

Lieutenant A. Greenwood



Right Flank


OC

Captain J.C. Blackett-Ord

2 i/c

Captain J.D.A. Stainton

Platoon Commanders

Lieutenant I.G. Gow

Lieutenant W.A. Elliott MC


Lieutenant A.N.J. Gordon



Left Flank


OC

Major T.C. Harvey

2 i/c

Captain W.H. Vestey

Platoon Commanders

Lieutenant E.I.L. Mostyn


Lieutenant T.R. Bland


Lieutenant D. Tylden-Wright



F Company


OC

Captain R.L. Coke

2 i/c


Platoon Commanders

Lieutenant Sir D.G. Moncreiffe


Lieutenant E. Crutchley


Lieutenant J.W.R. Nicholson



G Company


OC

Major G.L.S. Pike

2 i/c

Captain R.A. Willis

Platoon Commanders

Lieutenant E.F. Winter


Lieutenant The Honourable A.R.H. Erskine


Lieutenant D.J. Deane



Support Company


OC

Major R.C. Petre

Anti-Tank Platoon

Captain F.A.L. Waldron

Carriers

Lieutenant H. Brooking-Clark

Mortar Platoon

Lieutenant R.S. Jenkinson



Awaiting Posting


Captain L.D. Cambridge




Appointment Not Recorded


Lieutenant R.I.K. Moncreiffe




Detached to Brigade


Captain A.H.M. Thavenot


Captain J.S.B. Clerk-Rattray


Liaison Officer

Captain  A.R.A. Hobson

Intelligence Officer

Lieutenant The Master of Erskine




The National Archives (TNA) WO 170/636 201 Guards Brigade: H.Q.