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GavinRobinson/Test unit
Years active: 1/4/1908 – 1/6/1919
Country: United Kingdom
Service: British Army
Branch: Territorial Force
Type: Infantry
Specific type: Infantry battalion
Full size: 1,000
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Created: 1/4/1908. Formed from volunteer battalions at creation of Territorial Force.[1]
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Name1: 5th Battalion
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Name2: 5th (Home Service) Battalion
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Name3: 5th (Reserve) Battalion
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Name4: 2/5th Battalion
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Name5: 5th (Reserve) Battalion
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Disbanded: 1/6/1919. Disembodied at end of war service.
Sources for disbanded: [7]
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: Lincolnshire Regiment, UK
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Start date: 1/4/1908
End date: July 1919[8]
Sources: [9]

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  1. James
  2. James
  3. Becke
  4. James
  5. War diary
  6. James
  7. Sandall
  8. James, p. 48
  9. Sandall, p. 2