2nd Burma Infantry Brigade

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2nd Burma Infantry Brigade
Active 1939–1943
Country British Burma
Allegiance British Crown
Branch British Burma Army
Size Brigade
Engagements Burma Campaign
Brigadier AJH Bourke

The 2nd Burma Infantry Brigade was an Infantry formation of the Burma Army during World War II. It was formed in July 1941. The Brigade was then disbanded in June 1942, and reformed in October 1942, to command battalions of the newly formed Burma Regiment. It was disbanded once again in November 1943. During this time it served with the 1st Burma Division July 1941 to January 1942, the 17th Indian Infantry Division January to March 1942. It then returned to 1st Burma Division.[1]


These units served with the brigade.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "2 Burma Brigade". Order of Battle. Retrieved 2009-10-23. 
  2. ^ "2 Burma Brigade Units". Order of Battle. Retrieved 2009-10-23.