Lincolnshire County Division

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Lincolnshire County Division
LincolnshireCounty Division Insignia.jpg
Division insignia of the Lincolnshire County Division[1]
Active24 February 1941-3 December 1941
Country United Kingdom
BranchFlag of the British Army.svg British Army
TypeStatic Division
RoleHome Defence

The Lincolnshire County Division was a short-lived formation of the British Army, formed in World War II on 24 February 1941, becoming operational on 27 March. It ceased to function on 25 November and was disbanded on 3 December. Overall it was controlled by I Corps and its commanding officer was Major General Arthur Kenneth Hay.[2]

Organization[edit]

Organization of the division c. April 1941:[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cole p59
  2. ^ Joslen p113
  3. ^ "Lincolnshire County Division". www.ordersofbattle.com. Retrieved 20 January 2019.

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.