Royal Engineers, UK

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Royal Engineers, UK
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Country: United Kingdom
Service: British Army
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Type: Engineering
Specific type: Corps (administrative)
Full size: none
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Name1: Corps of Royal Engineers
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Alternate names: RE, the Sappers
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Record Office[edit]

This administrative corps had its own record office which is represented here, not on a separate page.

Location: Chatham
Letter code: RE


Personal narratives[edit]

2nd Lt Alfred Boxall MC RE, 262nd Railway Company, Royal Engineers[edit]

A biography of Alfred Boxall on Europeana 1914-1918.

Related media[edit]

The Long, Long Trail website has a page on The RE Railway Construction Companies.

Official Sources[edit]

Unit war diaries[edit]

None. Administrative organisations did not keep war diaries because they had no operational role.

See descendant unit pages for their war diaries.


Unit histories[edit]

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