British West Indies Regiment, Also the West India Regiment.
The Regiment was established on the 26th October 1915 & was formalised by Army Order No.4 of 1916 & 11 Battalions were raised.
The Commonwealth War Graves Commission has 1,474 recorded WW1 deaths for the British West Indies Regiment & 94 recorded WW1 deaths for the West India Regiment.
BLACKSTOCK, A. McLarence. Private, 2663. British West Indies Regiment. Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France. 11-01-1917. Age 28. Son of David & Margret Blackstock of Four Paths, Rock District, British West Indies.