XXXIII Brigade of the Royal Field Artillery

This was a unit of Britain’s pre-war regular army. It is also sometimes shown as 33 Brigade RFA.

History

  • This brigade was originally comprised of numbers 32,33 and 36 Batteries RFA. It was placed under command of 8th Division and went to France with it in November 1914.
    • On 18 May 1916 a fourth battery, 55 (Howitzer) Battery, joined from 128 Brigade which had also been in 8th Division but which was now being broken up.

Links

The Royal Artillery

The Order of Battle of Divisions