Category: 4th Infantry Brigade, New Zealand Army, World War I

Categories: New Zealand Division, New Zealand Army, World War I | New Zealand Army, World War I

The 4th Infantry Brigade was a formation of the New Zealand Military Forces, active in both the First and Second World Wars. It was initially raised in England in 1917 for service with the New Zealand Division on the Western Front during the First World War. It only fought in one major engagement, the Battle of Broodseinde, although it was in reserve for two other significant battles, the Battle of Messines and the First Battle of Passchendaele. The brigade was disbanded in early 1918 due to a reorganisation of the New Zealand Division.

WWI Composition

  • 3rd Battalion, Auckland Regiment
  • 3rd Battalion, Wellington Regiment
  • 3rd Battalion, Canterbury Regiment
  • 3rd Battalion, Otago Regiment
  • 4th Machine Gun Company
  • 4th Field Ambulance Company

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