Definitions of units

Definitions of the structure and composition of units

The Cavalry Division

The Cavalry Brigade

The Battery and Ammunition Column of the Royal Horse Artillery

The Siege Battery of the Royal Garrison Artillery

The regiment of Yeomanry

The (Infantry) Division

The Infantry Brigade

The Battalion of infantry

The Reserve Battalion of infantry

The Royal Engineers’ Field Company

The Royal Engineers’ Army Tramways Company

The Army Service Corps’ Divisional Train

The Royal Army Medical Corps’ Field Ambulance

The Army Veterinary Corps’ Mobile Veterinary Section

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