76th Infantry Division (United Kingdom)

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76th Infantry Division
Active World War II
18 November 1941 - 1 September 1944
Country Great Britain
Branch British Army
Type Infantry
Role Home Defence

The 76th Infantry Division was a Second World War British Army unit created for service during that war.

History[edit]

It was converted from the Norfolk County Division on 18 November 1941. It then became a reserve division and was finally disbanded on 1 September 1944. This division remained in Great Britain throughout its service.

Commanders[edit]

  • Maj.Gen. W.M. Ozanne

Component Units[edit]

213th Infantry Brigade

220th Infantry Brigade

222nd Infantry Brigade

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