1/8 Kings (Irish) Liverpool battalion

1/8 Kings (Irish) Liverpool battalion

To remember the soldiers of the 1/8th (Irish) Battalion, who came from the Liverpool Irish community. August 1914 : in Shaw St, Liverpool. Part of Liverpool Brigade, West Lancashire Division. February 1915 : transferred to North Lancashire Brigade. 18 April 1915 : transferred with Brigade to Highland Division; brigade retitled as 3rd Highland Brigade. 3 May 1915 : landed at Boulogne. 12 May 1915 : new titles adopted: 154th Brigade, 51st (Highland) Division. 17 January 1916 : transferred to 165th Brigade, 55th (West Lancashire) Division. 31 January 1918 : transferred to 171st Brigade, 57th (2nd West Lancashire) Division.

Created by: Bishop23404

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  • Profile picture for F Doolan

    Died 1916

    British Army 11538 Private Liverpool Regiment

    British Army 11538 Private Kings Liverpool 1/8 (Irish)

    British Army 11538 Private The King's (Liverpool Regiment)

  • Born 1887

    Died 1919

    British Army 30677 Private Liverpool Regiment

    British Army 01919 Private Devonshire Regiment

  • Profile picture for Robert Edward Barker

    Born 1895

    Died 1916

    British Army 2096 Private Liverpool Regiment

    British Army 305409 Private The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 1st/8th Battalion

  • Profile picture for Arthur Banks

    Born 1895

    Died 1936

    British Army 2407 Private Liverpool Regiment

    British Army 305600 Private Liverpool Regiment

    British Army 2407 Private King's (Liverpool) Regiment 8th Battalion