59th (Staffordshire) Division 1939-1944

Order of Battle, 1 July 1944

1,147 officers, 21,575 enlisted men

Division Commander : Major-General L. O. Lyne

176 Brigade : Brigadier R. W. H. Fryer

177 Brigade : Brigadier M. Elrington

197 Brigade : Brigadier J. Lingham

Machine Gun

Royal Artillery

Royal Engineers

Royal Army Service Corps (RASC)

Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (REME)

Royal Army Medical Corps (RAMC)

59 Div Signals, Reconnaissance, Ordnance Field Park, Provost Company (Corps of MP's), Postal Section, 84 Field Cash Office, 26 Field Security Section.

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