8th South African Infantry
From Linking experiences of World War One
|8th South African Infantry|
|Service:||South African Overseas Expeditionary Force|
|Specific type:||Infantry battalion|
|Name1:||8th South African Infantry (Railways and Workers Regiment)|
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Unit war diaries
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- units and formations were only required to keep official war diaries when operating in a theatre of war.
- war diaries were created but no longer survive.
- some unit pages on this site that represent groups of formation troops don't correspond to a unit or staff department that kept war diaries.
Other official documents
- Great Britain - War Office (1916). The Monthly Army List for July, 1916. London: HMSO. p. 1986a.