1/4th King's African Rifles

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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 King's African Rifles
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Service: British colonial forces
Branch: unknown
Type: Infantry
Specific type: Infantry battalion
Full size: 1000
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Name1: 1st Battalion 4th Regiment King's African Rifles
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Parent unit: King's African Rifles
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: Lake Detachment
Parent level: Brigade
Start date: 01/11/1915
End date: 31/05/1916
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: Uganda Detachment
Parent level: Brigade
Start date: 01/06/1916
End date: 30/09/1916
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: Iringa Column
Parent level: Brigade
Start date: 01/11/1916
End date: 31/03/1917
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: Portugese and Nyasaland Column, Norforce
Parent level: Brigade
Start date: 01/04/1917
End date: 31/08/1917
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: Independent Column, Norforce
Parent level: Brigade
Start date: 01/09/1917
End date: 31/12/1918
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: Shorcol, Edforce
Parent level: Brigade
Start date: 01/08/1918
End date: 30/09/1918
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Theatre of war
Theatre name: East and West Africa
Date entered: 01/11/1915
Date left: 30/09/1918
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Unit war diaries[edit]

  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/5333 (01/11/1915–31/05/1916)
  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/5333 (01/06/1916–30/09/1916)
  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/5334 (01/11/1916–31/03/1917)
  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/5331 (01/04/1917–31/08/1917)
  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/5331 (01/09/1917–30/11/1917)
  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/5331 (01/05/1918–31/12/1918)
  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/5328 (01/08/1918–30/09/1918)


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This page contains data imported from the UK National Archives Discovery catalogue, licensed under Open Government Licence v2.0.