161st (Essex) Brigade

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The 161st (Essex) Brigade was a formation of the British Army during the First World War. It was assigned to the 54th (East Anglian) Division and served in the Middle East.

Formation[edit]

  • 1/4th Battalion, Essex Regiment
  • 1/5th Battalion, Essex Regiment
  • 1/6th Battalion, Essex Regiment
  • 1/7h Battalion, Essex Regiment
  • 161st Machine Gun Company
  • 161st Trench Mortar Batter

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "52nd (Lowland) Division". The Long Long Trail. Retrieved 16 January 2012.