BOX 051: XXX Corps at ALAMEIN

BOX 051: XXX Corps Pocket Orbat (Jul 2019)

30th-corps

XXX Corps

XXX Corps HQ

Lieutenant General Oliver Leese Comd in staff car , Dorchester, Ammo/POL Truck, Ambulance , Workshop Truck ,  Marmon Herrington, Matador FAT + 5.5″  gun, Sapper, Bedford QLB FAT + 40mm Bofors

  • Matador 69th Med Regt RA colours desert

      Matador 69th Med Regt RA

9th Australian Infantry Division

9th Australian Division

9th Australian DivisionMajor General Leslie Morshead Comd in Dingo, Crusader III, Pioneer, Marmon Herrington FAT + 25pdr, Sapper, Log/POL Austin 3 tonner

24th Australian Brigade, Brigadier Arthur H.L. Godfrey  Infantry

26th Australian Brigade, Brigadier David A. Whitehead  Infantry 

20th Australian Brigade, Brigadier H. Wrigley  Infantry

51st-infdiv

51st Highland Infantry Division

51st Highland DivisionMajor General Douglas Wimberley Comd Jeep, Dingo Recce, Valentine II Tank, Quad FAT + 25pdr, Sapper, Carrier + 6Pdr, Log/POL CMP 30cwt

152nd Infantry Brigade, Brigadier George Murray Infantry

153rd Infantry Brigade, Brigadier Douglas Graham Infantry

154th Infantry Brigade, Brigadier Henry W. Houldsworth Infantry

 

2nd-new-zealand-infantry-division

2nd New Zealand Division

2nd New Zealand Division

Lieutenant-General Bernard Freyberg Comd in Dingo, Carrier recce, Quad FAT + 25pdr, Sapper base, 15cwt + 2Pdr, Log/POL CMP 30cwt

5th New Zealand Infantry Brigade, Brigadier Howard Kippenberger Infantry

6th New Zealand Infantry Brigade, Brigadier William Gentry Infantry

9th Armd Bde

9th Armoured Brigade, Brigadier John Currie   Crusader III Tank

1st-south-african-division

1st South African Infantry Division

1st South African Division

Major-General Dan Pienaar  Comd Dingo,  Valentine II Tank, Marmon Herrington A/C , Marmon Herrington FAT + 25pdr, Sapper, Morris 15cwt + 2Pdr, Log/POL CMP 30cwt

1st South African Infantry Brigade, Brigadier E.P. Hartshorn  Infantry

2nd South African Infantry Brigade, Brigadier Evered Poole  Infantry

3rd South African Infantry Brigade, Brigadier R.J. Palmer  Infantry

 

4th-indian-div

4th Indian Infantry Division

4th Indian DivisionMajor-General Francis Tuker  Comd India Pattern Carrier, Quad FAT + 25pdr, Sapper, Carrier + 6Pdr, Log/POL CMP 30cwt

5th Indian Infantry Brigade, Brigadier Dudley Russell  Infantry

7th Indian Infantry Brigade, Brigadier Arthur Holworthy  Infantry

61st Indian Infantry Brigade, Brigadier Francis E.C. Hughes Infantry

Corps Reserve

23rd Armd Bde

XIII Corps Reserve stand ins23rd Armoured Brigade, Brigadier George W. Richards  Valentine II , Bishop self-propelled 25pdr , Bedford QLB FAT + 40mm Bofors AA (or portee)

BOX 051: 51st Highland Infantry Division CSO (Jan 2019)

51st Highland Division Jan 2019

51st Highland Division Jan 2019 CSO

51st-infdiv

51st Highland Infantry Division

Major General Douglas Wimberley Comd staff car (C3), Ammo/POL Truck (L3), Ambulance (L3), Workshop Truck (L3), Signals Truck (C3)

  • 126th Fd Regt, RA Quad FAT + 25pdr (S3)

  • 127th Fd Regt, RA Quad FAT + 25pdr (S3)

  • 128th Fd Regt, RA Quad FAT + 25pdr (S3)

  • 61st Anti-Tank Regt, RA Universal Carrier + 6pdr (S3)

  • 40th LAA Regt, RA Morris Tow + 40mm Bofors AA (S3) (or portee)

  • 274th Field Company, Royal Engineers Sapper base (E1)

  • 275th Field Company, Royal Engineers Sapper base (E1)

  • 276th Field Company, Royal Engineers Sapper base (E1)

  • 239th Fd Park Coy, RE Low Loader or Truck (L3)

  • 51st Highland Division Signals Signals Truck (C3)

152nd Infantry Brigade

Brigadier George Murray Commander with Mortar (C3)

153rd Infantry Brigade

Brigadier Douglas Graham Commander with Mortar (C3)

  • 5th Battalion, Black Watch Infantry stand (F3)

  • 1st Battalion, Gordon Highlanders Infantry stand (F3)

  • 5th/7th Battalion, Gordon Highlanders Infantry stand (F3)

154th Infantry Brigade

Brigadier Henry W. Houldsworth Commander with Mortar (C3)

(June 2017)

51st Highland Division CSO

51st Highland Division Corps Scale Orbat (CSO) with 3 Strength Points per Battalion

51st Highland Division

51st Highland Division in Regimental Scale Orbat (RSO) with 6 Strength Points per Battalion

51st HD infantry Battalions

51st Highland Division in Regimental Scale Orbat (RSO) with 6 Strength Points per Battalion

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