55th Battalion, Machine Gun Corps, British Army

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55th Battalion, Machine Gun Corps, British Army
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Country: United Kingdom
Service: British Army
Branch: unknown
Type: Machine gun
Specific type: Machine gun battalion
Full size: 600
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Name1: 55th Battalion Machine Gun Corps
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Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Parent unit: Machine Gun Corps (Infantry), British Army
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: Divisional Machine Gun Units, 55th Division, British Army
Parent level: Brigade
Start date: 01/03/1918
End date: 31/05/1919
Theatre of war
Theatre name: France, Belgium and Germany
Date entered: 01/03/1918
Date left: 31/05/1919

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  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/2917/2 (01/03/1918–31/05/1919)

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