4th South African Infantry

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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.

4th South African Infantry
Years active:
Country: South Africa
Service: South African Overseas Expeditionary Force
Branch: unknown
Type: Infantry
Specific type: Infantry battalion
Full size: 1,000
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Name1: 4th South African Infantry (South African Scottish Regiment)
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Name1 End:
Reason for change:
Sources for name1: [1]
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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: Tactical
Parent unit: 1st South African Infantry Brigade
Parent level: Brigade
Start date: 01/07/1916
End date: 28/02/1919
Theatre of war
Theatre name: France, Belgium and Germany
Date entered: 01/07/1916
Date left: 28/02/1919

Personal narratives[edit]

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Official sources[edit]

Unit war diaries[edit]

  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/1785 (01/07/1916–28/02/1918)
  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/1785/1 (01/07/1916–31/12/1916)
  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/1785/2 (01/01/1917–31/12/1917)
  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/1785/3 (01/01/1918–28/02/1918)
  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/3147/3 (01/09/1918–28/02/1919)

Unit histories[edit]

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Other sources[edit]


  1. Great Britain - War Office (1916). The Monthly Army List for July, 1916. London: HMSO. p. 1935a. 
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