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British, Colonial, and Dominion Armies
Heavy Armoured Brigade
3 September 1939
Heavy Armoured Brigade
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Heavy Armoured Brigades on 03.09.1939
  Brigade   Regiments *
  1 Heavy Armoured
  BG  V.V. Pope
    Hqs: Perham Down [1st Armoured Division]
    Regular Brigade
  2 RTR
  3 RTR
  5 RTR
  22 Heavy Armoured
  BG  J. Scott-Cockburn
    Hqs: St. John's Wood [London District]
    TA Brigade
  3 Sharpshooters
  4 Cly
  Heavy Armoured (Egypt)
  LTC  H.R.B. Watkins [1]
    Hqs: Gerwala, Egypt [Armoured Division (Egypt)]
    Regular Brigade
  1 RTR [2]
  6 RTR
* Battalion-sized units.
[1] Acting commander
[2] The 1st RTR was a light armoured battalion. See Light Armoured Brigade.
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