On July 1, 1916, Private Clay used it to sound the charge as 703 of the 8th Battalion York and Lancaster Regiment leapt from their trenches.
What does Y&L stand for?
Y&L stands for York and Lancaster Regiment (British Army)
This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
- Yotta- (prefix, 10^24 or septillion)
- Yukon Standard Time
- Yukon Territory (postal code designation, Canada)
- Yeshivah of Flatbush (Jewish day school in Brooklyn, NY)
- Yeoman of Signals
- Yacht & Beach Club (Disney Resort)
- Bureau of Yards and Docks (US Navy)
- Yards and Docks
- Young & Dumb
Samples in periodicals archive:
CAPTION(S): * EXHIBITS: West Yorkshire Rifle Volunteers jacket and WWI York and Lancaster Regiment 2nd lieutenant''s uniform jacket