1/1st Sussex Yeomanry, UK

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This page was initially automatically created using data from series WO 95 (official war diaries) in the UK National Archives Discovery catalogue. It is not guaranteed to be complete or accurate. You can edit this page to make it more useful. Please help to improve the page by adding or correcting facts, and citing reliable sources.

1/1st Sussex Yeomanry, UK
Years active: – 3/1/1917
Country: United Kingdom
Service: British Army
Branch: Territorial Force (British Army)
Type: Mounted
Specific type: Cavalry regiment
Full size: 600
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Name1: Sussex Yeomanry
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Name2: 1/1st Sussex Yeomanry
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Name2 End: 3/1/1917
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Disbanded: 3/1/1917. Converted to infantry and became 16th Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment at Mersa Matruh, Egypt.
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For more information on what infobox fields mean, see documentation at military unit, command structure and theatre of war.
Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Parent unit: Sussex Yeomanry, UK
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End date: 3/1/1917
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: 3rd Dismounted Brigade, UK
Parent level: Brigade
Start date: 01/03/1916
End date: 31/12/1916
Theatre of war
Theatre name: Egypt, Palestine and Syria
Date entered: 01/03/1916
Date left: 3/1/1917

Personal narratives[edit]

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Official sources[edit]

Unit war diaries[edit]

  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/4447 (01/03/1916–31/12/1916)

Unit histories[edit]

  • James, E.A. (1998) [first published 1978]. British Regiments 1914-1918. Heathfield, UK: Naval & Military Press. p. 29. ISBN 0-906304-03-2. 

Other official documents[edit]

Other sources[edit]


  1. James, E.A. (1998) [first published 1978]. British Regiments 1914-1918. Heathfield, UK: Naval & Military Press. pp. 29, 78. ISBN 0-906304-03-2. 
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