XXXV Brigade of the Royal Field Artillery

This was a unit of Britain’s pre-war regular army. It is also sometimes shown as 35 Brigade RFA.

History

  • This brigade was originally comprised of numbers 12, 25 and 58 Batteries RFA. It was based at Woolwich in August 1914. In September 1914 it was placed under command of the new 7th Division and went to France with it in October 1914.
    • 31 (Howitzer) Battery, less one section, joined from 37 (Howitzer) Brigade (also in 7th Division but which was being broken up) on 17 May 1916. It was made up to full strength on 13 February 1917 by the arrival of a section from 509 (Howitzer) Battery.

Links

The Royal Artillery

The Order of Battle of Divisions