||16th (Training Reserve)
Battalion. The Hampshire Regiment.
Formed in Portsmouth,
from the Depot Coys of the 14th and 15th Bns in September 1915, as a local Reserve Bn. 1 September
1916 : became the 96th Training Reserve Bn, in 22nd
Reserve Brigade. Stayed in the UK and supplied drafts to the 14th and 15th Bns.