Corps HQ

Commander : Lieutenant-General G. C. Bucknall

 

 

7th Armoured Division

 

Divisional HQ

Commander : Major-General G. W. E. J. Erskine

 

22nd Armoured Brigade

        1st Battalion The Royal Tank Regiment

        5th Battalion The Royal Tank Regiment

        4th Battalion The County of London Yeomanry

        5th Battalion The Royal Inniskilling Dragoon Guards

 

131st (Queen's) Brigade

        1/5th Battalion The Queen's Royal Regiment

        1/6th Battalion The Queen's Royal Regiment

        1/7th Battalion The Queen's Royal Regiment

        No.3 Support Company, The Royal Northumbrian Fusiliers

 

Divisional Units

        8th Hussars

        11th Hussars

        3rd Royal Horse Artillery, RA

        5th Royal Horse Artillery, RA

        65th Anti-Tank Regiment, RA

        15th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment, RA

        Divisional Signals

        4th Field Squadron, RE

        621st Field Squadron, RE

        143rd Field Park Squadron, RE

 

 

49th (West Riding) Division

 

Divisional HQ

Commander : Major-General E. H. Barker

 

146th Infantry Brigade

        4th Battalion The Lincolnshire Regiment

        1st/4th Battalion The King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

        The Hallamshire Battalion of the Yorks and Lancs Regiment

 

149th Infantry Brigade

        11th Battalion The Royal Scots Fusiliers

        6th Battalion The Duke of Wellington's Regiment

        7th Battalion The Duke of Wellington's Regiment

 

70th Infantry Brigade

        1st Battalion The Tyneside Scottish

        10th Battalion The Durham Light Infantry

        11th Battalion The Durham Light Infantry

 

Divisional Units

        2nd Battalion The Kensington Regiment (Machine Gun)

        49th Reconnaissance Regiment, RAC

        69th Field Regiment, RA

        143rd Field Regiment, RA

        185th Field Regiment, RA

        55th (Suffolk Yeomanry) Anti-Tank Regiment, RA

        89th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment, RA

        Divisional Engineers, RE

        49th Divisional Signals

        49th Divisional Column, RASC

 

 

50th (Northumbrian) Infantry Division

 

Divisional HQ

Commander : Major-General D. A. H. Graham

 

56th Brigade

        2nd Battalion The Essex Regiment

        2nd Battalion The Gloucestershire Regiment

        2nd Battalion The South Wales Borderers

 

69th Brigade

        5th Battalion The East Yorkshire Regiment

        6th Battalion The Green Howards

        7th Battalion The Green Howards

        86th Field Regiment, RA

 

151st Brigade

        6th Battalion The Durham Light Infantry

        8th Battalion The Durham Light Infantry

        9th Battalion The Durham Light Infantry

 

231st Brigade

        47th (Royal Marine) Commando

        2nd Devons

        1st Dorsets

        1st Hampshires

        90th Field Regiment, RA

        147th Field Regiment, RA

 

Divisional Units

        1st Battalion The Nottinghamshire Yeomanry

        4th/7th Battalion The Dragoon Guards

        1st Royal Marine Armoured Support Regiment

        2nd Battalion The Cheshire Regiment (Machine Gun)

        61st Reconnaissance Regiment, RAC

        74th Field Regiment, RA

        124th Field Regiment, RA

        102nd Anti-Tank Regiment, RA

        25th Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment, RA

        50th Divisional Engineers, RE

        50th Divisional Signals

 

 

Attached to Corps HQ

 

56th Infantry Brigade

8th Armoured Brigade

Elements of 79th Armoured Division

XXX Corps Troops Engineers, RE

XXX Corps Troops Signals