078/153(S.D.2/1)

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ORDER OF BATTLE - FALKLANDS ISLANDS
The War Office (S.D.2c)
21st Septemer 1942.

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A6180

ORDER OF BATTLE - FALKLAND ISLANDS
as at 21 Sep 42

UNIT
W.E.
REMARKS
(a)
(b)
(c)
H.Q. UNITS


H.Q. Falkland Islands
79/Mob/5276/2 of 4/5/42

ARTY


359 A.A. Bty R.A.
79/Mob/5276/3 of 5/5/42

One Bty (Volunteers)


ENG


727 Gen Constr Coy R.E.
79/Mob/5276/1 of 1/5/42

SIGS


Falkland Islands Sigs.
79/Mob/5276/2 of 4/5/42
One Sig Sec (Volunteers)


INF


11 W. Yorks
II/12F/2 (plus extra mortar Pl)

Two Pls (Volunteers)


One M.G. Sec (Volunteers)


S & T


Falkland Islands R.A.S.C. Det.
79/Mob/5276/2 of 4/5/42
R.A.S.C. (E.F.I.)


MED


1 Fd Hosp (100 beds)
IV/44A/1 (plus additional personnel)

One Amb Sec (Volunteers)


ORD


Falkland Islands R.A.O.C.
79/Mob/5276/2 of 4/5/42
     Depot & Wkshop.


The War Office (S.D.2c)
21st September 1942

078/153/S.D.5/2
SECRET

AMENDMENT No. 1 TO DOCUMENT A.6180

ORDER OF BATTLE - FALKLANDS ISLANDS

  1. Under Title "ORDER OF BATTLE - FALKLANDS ISLANDS" amend date to read "29 May 43"
  2. Under "ENG" delete "727 Gen Constr Coy R.E. and detail
The War Office (S.D.5.B.)
29 May 943

A.6180-A

To be completed and returned in an unregistered envelope to the Under-Secretary of State, War Office, C.2.c, Room 148, Whitehall, London, S.W.1.

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