CXIV Brigade

This unit was formed as part of the raising of the Third New Army, K3. It is also sometimes shown as 114 Brigade RFA.

History

  • This brigade was originally comprised of A, B, C and D Batteries RFA and the Brigade Ammunition Column. It was placed under command of the 26th Division. The batteries were all armed with four 18-pounder field guns. The brigade then remained with the division throughout the war: you can see details of its battles and movements on the page describing the division.
    • On 20 July 1916 A Battery left, becoming the A Battery of 117 Brigade. D Battery was renamed as A Battery.
    • On 12 June 1917 D (Howitzer) Battery joined from 100 Brigade (of 22nd Division).
    • D (Howitzer) Brigade left to join 77 Brigade on 19 October 1917.

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