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The Fifth Battalion Highland Light Infantry

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Staff Officers, Companies A-D

Officers, Warrant Officers and Senior N.C.O.’s, Who embarked for overseas in May 1915

World War I

Commanding Officer, Colonel F.L. Morrison, V.D.
Second in Command, Major T.L. Jowitt.
Adjutant Major, J.R. Simson, H.L.I.
Quartermaster Lieut., T. Clark.
Padre, Major A.J. Campbell.
Medical Officer, Captain A.D. Kennedy.
Signaling Officer, Lieut. R.H. Morrison.
Machine Gun Officer, Lieut. A.B. Currie.
Transport Officer, Lieut. W.L. Buchanan.
R.S.M. J., Alexander, H.L.I.
R.Q.M.S., A.M. Steedman.
Pipe, Major J. Thomson.
Orderly Room, Sergeant A. Kelly.
Transport, Sergeant R. Birrell.
Pioneer, Sergeant W. Stevenson.
Signaling, Sergeant D. Bone.

“A” Company
O.C. Major A. Marshall Downie.
Second in Command Captain George Morton, Junr.
C.S.M. J. Mathieson.
C.Q.M.S. D.K. Miller.
No. 1 Platoon. Lieut. W. Beckett. Sergt. D. Orr.
No. 2 ” ” ” T. Keaney.
No. 3 ” ” L.G. Aitken. ” D. M’donald.
No. 4 ” ” J.G. Milne. ” R. Robertson.

“B” Company
O.C. Captain J. M’donald.
Second in Command
C.S.M. J. Smith.
C.Q.M.S. F.W. Adams.
No. 5 Platoon. Lieut. N.R. Campbell. Sergt. J. Arthur.
No. 6 ” 2nd Lieut. Lewis Maclellan. ” R. Allan.
No. 7 ” 2nd ” R.E. May. ” J. Stewart.
No. 8 ” 2nd ” R.M. Miller. ” G. Miller.

“C” Company
O.C. Captain J.B. Neilson.
Second in Command Captain D.E. Brand.
C.S.M. D. Christie.
C.Q.M.S. H. Cameron.
No. 9 Platoon. 2nd Lieut. J.W. Malcolm. Sergt. J. Stanger.
No. 10 ” ” T.A. Fyfe. ” W. M’intosh.
No. 11 ” 2nd ” J.W. Main. ” J. Coubrough.
No. 12 ” 2nd ” J.C. Clark. ” W. Thomson.

“D” Company¬†
O.C. Captain J.A. Findlay.
Second in Command Captain J.D. Black.
C.S.M. R. M’leod.
C.Q.M.S. W.C. Henderson.
No. 13 Platoon. Lieut. J.F. Moir. Sergt. A. Climie.
No. 14 ” 2nd Lieut. E.T. Townsend. ” R. Best.
No. 15 ” 2nd ” L.H. Watson. ” E. Robinson.
No. 16 ” 2nd ” E.M. Leith. ” D.T. Patterson.

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