The raising of 222 to 242 Siege Batteries of the Royal Garrison Artillery

The raising of 21 new Siege Batteries of the Royal Garrison Artillery was authorised by Army Council Instruction 1639/1916, with effect from 12 August 1916.

RGA BatteryRaised at
222 Siege BatteryPortsmouth
223 Siege BatteryTynemouth
224 Siege BatteryPlymouth
225 Siege BatteryDover
226 Siege BatteryWeymouth
227 Siege BatteryPembroke Dock
228 Siege BatteryForth
229 Siege BatteryHarwich
230 Siege BatteryHartlepool
231 Siege BatteryTay
232 Siege BatteryLiverpool
233 Siege BatteryNewhaven
234 Siege BatteryPortsmouth
235 Siege BatteryMersey
236 Siege BatteryCardiff
237 Siege BatteryHumber
238 Siege BatterySheerness
239 Siege BatteryPortsmouth
240 Siege BatteryDover
241 Siege BatteryPortland
242 Siege BatterySheerness

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