Bataillon d'Infanterie Britannique, 1914

Bataillon d'Infanterie Britannique, 1914

Le bataillon d'infanterie britannique consisted of a bataillon headquarters, four infantry companies, a machine gun section, et a base depot detachment, which remained in garrison when the bataillon deployed for active duty. Les compagnies d'infanterie were designated A through D en bataillons réguliers, ou 1 through 4 en bataillons de la Garde. The nominal bataillon strength was over 1000 men, but actual field strength might drop as low as 200 men.

Bataillon d'Infanterie 1914

  • Battalion Headquarters
    • Lieutenant-Colonel (Battalion Commander)
    • Major (Second-in-Command)
    • Captain ou Lieutenant (Adjutant)
    • Captain ou Lieutenant (Quartermaster)
    • Royal Army Medical Corps
      • Officier
      • Corporal
      • 4 RAMC Privates
    • Regimental Sergeant-Major (RSM)
    • Quartermaster Sergeant
    • Tambour (Sergent)
    • Cook (Sergeant)
    • Pioneers
      • Sergeant
      • 10 Privates
    • Shoemaker (Sergeant)
    • Transport (horse-drawn)
      • Sergeant
      • 11 Privates
      • 13 riding horse
      • 43 draught et pack horses.
      • 6 ammunition carts
      • 2 water carts
      • 3 General Service Wagons (tools et mitrailleuses)
      • Medical Officer's Maltese Cart
    • Signallers
      • Sergeant
      • Corporal
      • 15 Privates
      • 9 bicycles
    • Armourer (Sergeant)
    • Orderly Room Clerk (Sergeant)
    • 6 Officer's Batmen
    • 2 Medical Orderlies
    • 16 Bbrancardiers
  • A Company
    • Company Headquarters
      • Major ou Captain (Chef de Compagnie)
      • Captain (Second-in-Command)
      • Company Sergeant-Major (CSM)
      • Company Quartermaster Sergeant (CQMS)
      • 2 Officer's Batmen
      • 3 Conducteurs
    • 1st Platoon
      • Lieutenant ou Second Lieutenant
      • Batman
      • Tambour
      • 1st Section, NCO et 12 men
      • 2nd Section, NCO et 12 men
      • 3rd Section, NCO et 12 men
      • 4th Section, NCO et 12 men
    • 2nd Platoon, comme ci-dessus
    • 3rd Platoon, comme ci-dessus
    • 4th Platoon, comme ci-dessus
  • B Company, comme ci-dessus
  • C Company, comme ci-dessus
  • D Company, comme ci-dessus
  • Machine Gun Section
    • Lieutenant
    • Sergeant
    • Corporal
    • Batman
    • 2 Conducteurs
    • 12 Privates
    • 2 mitrailleuses Vickers
  • Base Depot Detachment
    • Subaltern
    • 2 Sergeants
    • 91 Privates
    • 4 Storemen
    • Band Sergeant
    • Sergeant Master Tailor
    • Bandmaster
    • Sergeant-Instructor of Musketry

En 1914, le bataillon d'infanterie had only two six-man machine gun teams operating deux mitrailleuses lourdes Vickers to support the riflemen. This number was doubled in Février 1915.

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Ordre de Bataille de la Brigade d'Infanterie Britannique, 1914–1918