Gambia Company

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This page was initially automatically created using data from series WO 95 (official war diaries) in the UK National Archives Discovery catalogue. It is not guaranteed to be complete or accurate. You can edit this page to make it more useful. Please help to improve the page by adding or correcting facts, and citing reliable sources.

Gambia Company
Years active:
Country: Gambia
Service: British colonial forces
Branch: unknown
Type: Infantry
Specific type: Infantry battalion
Full size: 1000
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For more information on what infobox fields mean, see documentation at military unit, command structure and theatre of war.
Command structure
Relationship type: Administrative
Parent unit: Gambia Regiment
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: Nigerian Brigade
Parent level: Brigade
Start date: 01/04/1917
End date: 31/10/1917
Theatre of war
Theatre name: East and West Africa
Date entered: 01/08/1914
Date left: 31/10/1917

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Official sources

Unit war diaries

  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/5388 (01/08/1914–31/03/1916)
  • The National Archives of the UK (TNA): WO 95/5347 (01/04/1917–31/10/1917)

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