South African Composite Battalion

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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.

South African Composite Battalion
Years active:
Country: South Africa
Service: British colonial forces
Branch: unknown
Type: Infantry
Specific type: Infantry battalion
Full size: 1000
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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: 01/05/1917
End date: 31/08/1918
Theatre of war
Theatre name: France, Belgium and Germany
Date entered: 01/05/1917
Date left: 31/08/1918

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Unit war diaries[edit]

  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/1786/1 (01/05/1917–31/05/1917)
  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/1786/2 (01/04/1918–31/08/1918)

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