Record Details for James MacIntyre (Cameron Highlanders)

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MacIntyre
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Serjeant
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Cameron Highlanders
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WW1 Actions and Troop Movements (ORBATS) for ,

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ORBATS

Orders of Battle (ORBATS) are documents produced by the military to show the hierarchical structure, command organisation and disposition of units for particular engagements of the British Military. At the highest level they show a breakdown of the units involved in entire conflicts, the First World War in this case, including Divisional and Brigade commanding officers, the organisation of the divisions right down to the battalion level along with their attached units from for example, the Royal Artillery. With the ORBATS you are able to determine exactly where units were on a given date and the battle, action or event they took part in.

The ORBATS data transcribed by Forces War Records has allowed us to produce this interactive map, with which you can track the progress of units throughout the course of the First World War, from the opening battle at Mons to the closing stages of the Spring Offensive.

Cameron Highlanders during World War 1

The Regiment raised 13 Battalions and gained 57 Battle Honours and 3 Victoria Crosses, losing 5,930 men during the course of the war.

1st Battalion
04.08.1914 Stationed at Edinburgh.
14.08.1914 Mobilised for war and landed at Havre.
05.09.1914 Joined the 1st Brigade of the 1st Division which engaged in various actions on the Western Front including;
1914
The Battle of Mons and the subsequent retreat, The Battle of the Marne, The Battle of the Aisne, First Battle of Ypres.
1915
Winter Operations 1914-15, The Battle of Aubers, The Battle of Loos.
19.03.1916 Absorbed the 1/4th Battalion.
1916
The Battle of Albert, The Battle of Bazentin, The Battle of Pozieres, The Battle of Flers-Courcelette, The Battle of Morval.
1917
The German retreat to the Hindenburg Line, The Second Battle of Passchendaele.
1918
The Battle of Estaires, The Battle of Hazebrouck, The Battle of Bethune, The Battle of Drocourt-Queant, The Battle of Epehy, The Battle of the St Quentin Canal, The Battle of... read more here  >>
Campaign Medals:
British War Medal
British War Medal With the information in James MacIntyre's record, it is likely that they were entitled to the British War Medal for 

 
Memorial Death Plaque Of WWI
Memorial Death Plaque Of WWI The next of kin for James MacIntyre would have been sent this death plaque after the war to commemorate all
 
Victory Medal
Victory Medal With the information in James MacIntyre's record, it is likely that they were entitled to the Victory medal, also called   

 
* Medal entitlement listed above is worked out using the same methodology the MOD used for issuing them
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