156th (Scottish Rifles) Brigade
The 156th (Scottish Rifles) Brigade was a formation of the British Army during the First World War. It was assigned to the 52nd (Lowland) Division and served in the Middle East during the Battle of Romani, First Battle of Gaza, Second Battle of Gaza and Third Battle of Gaza during the Sinai and Palestine Campaign and on the Western Front.
Order of Battle October 1917
- 1/4th Battalion, Royal Scots
- 1/5th Battalion, Kings Own Scottish Battalion
- 1/7th Battlion, Scottish Rifles
- 1/7th Battalion, Royal Scots
- 156th Machine Gun Company
- 156th Trench Mortar Batter
- "A" and "B" Batteries, 262nd Brigade RFA
- 412th Field Coys Royal Engineers
- "52nd (Lowland) Division". The Long Long Trail. Retrieved 16 January 2012.
- Falls 1930 Vol. 2 Part II p. 664
- Falls, Cyril; A. F. Becke (maps) (1930). Military Operations Egypt & Palestine from June 1917 to the End of the War. Official History of the Great War Based on Official Documents by Direction of the Historical Section of the Committee of Imperial Defence. 2 Part II. London: HM Stationary Office. OCLC 256950972.
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