Burma Army 1937
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A. Maymyo Infantry Brigade

 

 

 

Maymyo

10th (Abbottabad) Mountain Battery, Indian Artillery

 

 

2nd Battalion, The King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

less detachment

 

3rd Battalion, 20th Burma Rifles

 

 

4th Battalion, 20th Burma Rifles

 

 

 

No. 10 D.S. Company, RIASC

less detachments

 

 

No. 11 Animal Transport Company, Mule, RIASC

less detachment

Mandalay

2nd Battalion, The King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

detachment

 

2nd Battalion, 20th Burma Rifles

 

 

13th Field Company, Madras Sappers & Miners

 

 

 

No. 10 D.S. Company, RIASC

detachment

 

 

No. 11 Animal Transport Company, Mule, RIASC

detachment

 

 

 

B. Rangoon Infantry Brigade Area – HQ - Mingaladon

 

 

 

Mingaladon

1st Battalion, King’s Royal Rifle Corps

less detachment

 

1st Battalion, 20th Burma Rifles

less detachment

 

 

No. 10 D.S. Company, RIASC

detachment

 

 

Rangoon Arsenal, IAOC

 

 

 

No. 21 Platoon (IMW), IAOC

 

Rangoon

1st Battalion, King’s Royal Rifle Corps

detachment

 

1st Battalion, 20th Burma Rifles

detachment

 

 

No. 10 D.S. Company, RIASC

detachment

 

Order of battle at the point of separation of Burma Army from India, April 1937.  This listing, taken from the Indian Army List for April 1937, still shows the Burma Rifles Regiment as “20th Burma Rifles.  The “20th” was dropped from the regimental title upon separation.                                                        

 

 

23 September, 2014

 

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