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1/1st Battalion King's African Rifles
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Country: Nyasaland
Service: British Imperial Forces
Branch: King's African Rifles (British Imperial Forces)
Type: Infantry
Specific type: Infantry battalion
Full size: 1000
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Name1: 1st (Nyasaland) Battalion King's African Rifles
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Reason for change: split into multiple battalions
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Name2: 1st Battalion 1st Regiment King's African Rifles
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Alternate names: 1/1st KAR
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Relationship type: Administrative
Parent unit: King's African Rifles
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Parent unit: 1st Regiment King's African Rifles
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Theatre of war
Theatre name: East and West Africa
Date entered: 01/01/1916
Date left: 30/11/1918
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Unit war diaries[edit]

  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/5369/2 (01/01/1916–31/03/1916)
  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/5331/2 (01/01/1917–31/03/1917)
  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/5331/18 (01/01/1917–30/06/1917)
  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/5331/8 (01/07/1917–31/12/1917)
  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/5331/9 (01/06/1918–30/06/1918)
  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/5331/3 (01/07/1918–30/11/1918)


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