15 Scottish Infantry Division UK

At the outbreak of the was a second line Territorial Army division, being a duplicate of the 52nd (Lowland) Infantry Division. Placed on Lower Establishment in November 1941, it was raised to Higher Establishment in March 1943 and reorganized as a Mixed Division, before finally being reorganized as an Infantry Division in September 1943.

The 15th (Scottish) Infantry Division was reformed as a 2nd Line Territorial Army formation, the duplicate of the 1st Line 52nd (Lowland) Infantry Division and served in the Second World War, where, among other actions, it was part of VIII Corps under Lieutenant-General Sir Richard O'Connor in Normandy and it ended the war on the Elbe River.

  Served under Theatre Battles
03.09.1939 - 03.05.1940 Scottish Command United Kingdom  
04.05.1940 - 20.05.1940 Southern Command United Kingdom  
21.05.1940 - 04.06.1940 Eastern Command United Kingdom  
05.06.1940 - 20.11.1941 11th Corps United Kingdom  
21.11.1941 - 30.11.1941 9th Corps United Kingdom  
01.12.1941 - 28.09.1942 9th Corps District United Kingdom  
29.09.1942 - 12.04.1943 Northumbrian District United Kingdom  
13.04.1943 - 19.06.1943 1st Corps United Kingdom | NW Europe [14.06.1944]  
20.06.1943 - 23.07.1944 8th Corps NW Europe The Odon | Caen
23.07.1944 - 29.07.1944 30th Corps NW Europe  
29.07.1944 - 14.08.1944 8th Corps NW Europe Mont Pincon
14.08.1944 - 04.10.1944 12th Corps NW Europe The Nederrijn
04.10.1944 - 24.10.1944 8th Corps NW Europe  
24.10.1944 - 31.10.1944 12th Corps NW Europe  
31.10.1944 - 27.01.1945 8th Corps NW Europe  
27.01.1945 - 25.02.1945 30th Corps NW Europe The Rhineland
26.02.1945 - 06.03.1945 1st Canadian Army NW Europe  
07.03.1945 - 04.04.1945 12th Corps NW Europe The Rhine
05.04.1945 - 31.08.1945 8th Corps NW Europe

 

Source wiki and http://www.unithistories.com/units_british/15InfDiv.html  

 

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