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Appendix B

ORGANIZATION CHART OF THE 27TH DIVISION

 
53rd Infantry Brigade

105th Infantry Regiment: formerly 2nd Regiment, Infantry; 71st Regiment, Infantry, and a detachment of the 12th Regiment, Infantry, New York National Guard. Commanded by Col. James M. Andrews.

106th Infantry Regiment: formerly 23rd Regiment, Infantry; 14th Regiment, Infantry, and a detachment of the 12th Regiment, Infantry, New York National Guard. Commanded by Col. Franklin W. Ward.

105th Machine Gun Battalion: formerly Squadron A; detachment of 1st Cavalry and separate Machine Gun troops, New York National Guard. Commanded by Maj. Kenneth Gardner.


54th Infantry Brigade

107th Infantry Regiment: formerly 7th Regiment, Infantry; 1st Regiment, Infantry, and a detachment of the 12th Regiment, Infantry, New York National Guard. Commanded by Lieut.-Col. Mortimer D. Bryant.

108th Infantry Regiment: formerly 3rd Regiment, Infantry; 74th Regiment, Infantry, and a detachment of the 12th Regiment Infantry, New York National Guard. Commanded by Col. Edgar S. Jennings.

106th Machine Gun Battalion: formerly detachment of 1st Cavalry, parts of Headquarters and Supply troops of Troop F, and all of Troops E, G, H, L, and K, New York National Guard. Commanded by Capt. Abner H. Platt. 


52nd Field Artillery Brigade

104th Field Artillery Regiment: formerly 1st Regiment, Field Artillery, and a detachment of the 12th Regiment, Infantry, New York National Guard. Commanded by Col. Merritt H. Smith.

105th Field Artillery Regiment: formerly 2nd Regiment, Field Artillery, and a detachment of the 14th Regiment, Infantry, New York National Guard. Commanded by Col. Dewitt C. Weld, Jr.

106th Field Artillery  Regiment: formerly 3rd Regiment, Field Artillery, and detachments from the 1st, 71st, and 74th Regiments, Infantry, New York National Guard. Commanded by Maj. Lewis H. Eller.

102nd Trench Mortar Battery, formerly Troop I, 1st Cavalry, New York National Guard. Commanded by Capt. Charles Pearson, Jr.


Divisional Troops

104th Machine Gun Battalion: formerly detachment of 1st Cavalry, parts of Headquarters and Supply troops of Troop F, and all of Machine Gun Troops A, B, C, D, and M, New York National Guard. Commanded by Maj. Chester H. King.

102nd Regiment, Engineers: formerly 22nd Regiment, Engineers, and detachments of the 1st, 12th, 14th, 71st, and 74th Regiments, Infantry, and a detachment of the Engineer Train, New York National Guard. Commanded by Lieut.-Col. William S. Conrow.

102nd Field Signal Battalion: formerly the 1st Field Signal Battalion, New York National Guard. Commanded by Maj. Arthur L. Howe.

Headquarters Troop: formerly Division Headquarters Troop, New York National Guard. Commanded by Capt. Tristam Tupper.


Trains

102nd Divisional Train: Headquarters and Military Police, formerly Headquarters and Military Police Troop, and a detachment of the 12th Regiment, Infantry, New York National Guard.

102nd Ammunition Train: formerly Ammunition Train, and detachments of the 1st Cavalry and 12th Regiment, Infantry, New York National Guard. Commanded by Lieut.-Col. James C. McLeer.

102nd Supply Train: formerly Supply Train, and a detachment of the 12th Regiment, Infantry, New York National Guard. Commanded by Maj. Charles M. Tobin.

102nd Engineer Train: formerly Engineer Train, New York National Guard. Commanded by Capt. William F. S. Root.

102nd Sanitary Train: formerly Sanitary Train, New York National Guard. Commanded by Lieut-.Col. Robert P. Wadhams.  Composed of Ambulance and Field Hospital Companies 105, 106, 107, and 108.



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