Crimea War - British Divisions 1854


The 44th East Essex Regiment were in the Third Division

First Division

Command - Duke of Cambridge

Major- General Bentinck

Grenadier Guards , Coldstream Guards and Scots Fusilier Guards

Sir Colin Campbell

42nd ,79th and 92ndHighlanders

Second Division

Command Sir de Lacy Evans

Brigadier Gneral Pennyfeather

30th, 55th and 95th Regiments of Foot

Brigadier General Adams

41st, 47th and 49th Regiments of Foot

Third Division

Command - Sir Richard England

Brigadier General Eyre

1st, 28th and 38th Regiments of Foot

Brigadier General Campbell

44th, 50th and 68th Regiments of Foot

Fourth Division

Command - Sir George Cathcart

Brigadier General Goldie

20th and 21st Regiments of Foot and Rifles, 1st Battalion

Brigadier General Torrens

46th, 57th and 63rd Regiment of Foot

Light Division

Command - Sir George Brown

Major General Codrington

Rifles, 2nd battalion, 7th Fusiliers, 23rd and 33rd Regiments of Foot

Brigadier General Fuller

19th, 77th and 88th Regiments of Foot

Cavalry Division

Command - Lord of Lucan

Earl of Cardigan - Light Dragoons

4th, 8th and 11th Hussars and 17th Lancers

Brigadier General Scarlett - Heavy Dragoons

2nd Scots Greys, 4th, 5th and 6th Dragoon Guards