Lincolnshire County Division

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Lincolnshire County Division
LincolnshireCounty Division Insignia.jpg
Division insignia of the Lincolnshire County Division[1]
Active 24 February 1941-3 December 1941
Country  United Kingdom
Branch Flag of the British Army.svg British Army
Type Static Division
Role Home Defence

The Lincolnshire County Division was formed on 24 February 1941; however, it did not become operational until 27 March. It ceased to function on 25 November and was disbanded on 3 December. It had 204th Independent Infantry Brigade (Home), 205th Independent Infantry Brigade (Home) and 212th Independent Infantry Brigade (Home) under command, was controlled by I Corps and its commanding officer was Major General A. K. Hay.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cole p59
  2. ^ Joslen p113

Bibliography[edit]

  • Cole, Howard (1973). Formation Badges of World War 2 Britain, Commonwealth and Empire. London: Arms and Armour Press. 
  • Joslen, Lt-Col H.F. (1990) [1st. Pub. HMSO:1960]. Orders of Battle, Second World War, 1939–1945. London: London Stamp Exchange. ISBN 0-948130-03-2.