1/4th Battalion Royal Berkshire Regiment, 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.


1/4th Battalion Royal Berkshire Regiment, UK
Years active: 1/4/1908–unknown
Country: United Kingdom
Service: British Army
Branch: Territorial Force
Type: Infantry
Specific type: Infantry battalion
Full size: 1,000
Created: 1/4/1908. 
Name1: 4th Battalion Princess Charlotte of Wales's (Royal Berkshire Regiment)
Name1 Start: 1/4/1908
Name1 End: 1915
Reason for change: Renumbering of territorial battalions.
Name2: 1/4th Battalion Princess Charlotte of Wales's (Royal Berkshire Regiment)[1]
Name2 Start: 1915
Name2 End: unknown
Alternate names:
Disbanded: unknown. 
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: Royal Berkshire Regiment, UK
Parent level:
Start date: unknown
End date: unknown
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: 145th Infantry Brigade, UK
Parent level: Brigade
Start date: 01/03/1915
End date: 31/03/1919
Theatre of war
Theatre name: France, Belgium and Germany
Date entered: 01/03/1915
Date left: 31/10/1917
Theatre of war
Theatre name: Italy
Date entered: 01/11/1917
Date left: 31/03/1919


Personal narratives[edit]

Henry Fowler (Service Number 203801)[edit]

48th division Christmas card, 1918

Items from a collection documenting the friendship between Harry Fowler and Pte. Francis George Didcock, an Australian in 5th Battalion, Australian Imperial Force (AIF), held by The Great War Archive, University of Oxford

Sources, evidence: catalogue record includes service number and unit information. Record submitted by a member of the public.

Related media[edit]

Official sources[edit]

Unit war diaries[edit]

  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/2762/1 (01/03/1915–31/12/1915)
  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/2762/2 (01/01/1916–31/08/1916)
  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/2762/3 (01/09/1916–30/04/1917)
  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/2762/4 (01/05/1917–31/10/1917)
  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/4251 (01/11/1917–31/03/1919)

Unit histories[edit]

Other official documents[edit]

Other sources[edit]

References[edit]

  1. James, E.A. (1998) [first published 1978]. British Regiments 1914-1918. Heathfield, UK: Naval & Military Press. p. 89. ISBN 0-906304-03-2. 
This page contains data imported from the UK National Archives Discovery catalogue, licensed under Open Government Licence v2.0.