The raising of 206 to 221 Siege Batteries of the Royal Garrison Artillery

The raising of 16 new Siege Batteries of the Royal Garrison Artillery was authorised by Army Council Instruction 1544/1916, with effect from 31 July 1916.

RGA Siege BatteryRaised at
206Aldershot
207Aldershot
208Dover
209Portland
210Forth
211Falmouth
212Fareham
213Sheerness
214Portsmouth
215Portsmouth
216Portland
217Tynemouth
218Plymouth
219Pembroke Dock
220Harwich
221Clyde

Number 220 Siege Battery RGA was to be raised from the Essex and Suffolk Artillery

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The Royal Artillery

Siege Batteries

What was a Siege Battery?