4th Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment, UK

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This page is about the battalion that existed from January to November 1918. From 1908 to 1915, "4th Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment" referred to 1/4th Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment, UK.

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.


4th Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment, UK
Years active: 31/1/1918–8/11/1918
Country: United Kingdom
Service: British Army
Branch: Territorial Force
Type: Infantry
Specific type: Infantry battalion
Full size: 1,000
Created: 31/1/1918. New battalion formed from the amalgamation of 2/4th Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment and part of 1/4th Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment.[1]
Name1: 4th Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment
Name1 Start: 31/1/1918
Name1 End: 8/11/1918
Alternate names:
Disbanded: 8/11/1918. 
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: Lincolnshire Regiment, UK
Parent level:
Start date: 31/1/1918
End date: 8/11/1918
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: 177th Infantry Brigade, UK
Parent level: Brigade
Start date: 31/01/1918[2]
End date: 2/6/1918
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: 49th Infantry Brigade, UK
Parent level: Brigade
Start date: 2/6/1918
End date: 17/6/1918
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: 102nd Infantry Brigade, UK
Parent level: Brigade
Start date: 17/6/1918
End date: 27/6/1918
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: 117th Infantry Brigade, UK
Parent level: Brigade
Start date: 27/6/1918
End date: 27/7/1918
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: 118th Infantry Brigade, UK
Parent level: Brigade
Start date: 27/7/1918
End date: 30/11/1918


Theatre of war
Theatre name: France, Belgium and Germany
Date entered: 30/01/1918
Date left: 8/11/1918


Personal narratives[edit]

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Official sources[edit]

Unit war diaries[edit]

  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/2590/4 (01/02/1918–30/11/1918)

Unit histories[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. War diary of 1/4th Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment, UK, 30/1/1918. James, E.A. (1998) [first published 1978]. British Regiments 1914-1918. Heathfield, UK: Naval & Military Press. p. 54. ISBN 0-906304-03-2.  wrongly states that this battalion was a continuation of 1/4th Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment, UK.
  2. This and all other tactical parents given in James, E.A. (1998) [first published 1978]. British Regiments 1914-1918. Heathfield, UK: Naval & Military Press. p. 54. ISBN 0-906304-03-2.  but incorrectly entered under 1/4th Battalion.
This page contains data imported from the UK National Archives Discovery catalogue, licensed under Open Government Licence v2.0.