Uncle William

Lieutenant William Ellis Gomersall

Ranks and units in the British Army

Category Rank Unit Number of men
General Officers General Army  
Lieutenant-General Corps  
Major-General Division  
Brigadier Brigade  
Field-Grade Officers Colonel Regiment 3 or 4 battalions
Lieutenant-Colonel Battalion 300-1000
Major Company 60-250
Line or Company Officers Captain
Lieutenant Platoon 25-40
Non-Commissioned Officers Sergeant Squad or Section 8-12
Privates Private    

Victor Gomersall    19/06/2006