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76th Infantry Division
Active World War II
18 November 1941 - 1 September 1944
Country Great Britain
Branch British Army
Type Infantry
Role Home Defence

The 76th Infantry Division was a Second World War British Army unit created for service during that war.



It was converted from the Norfolk County Division on 18 November 1941. It then became a reserve division and was finally disbanded on 1 September 1944. This division remained in Great Britain throughout its service.



  • Maj.Gen. W.M. Ozanne

Component Units

British 213th Infantry Brigade (Home)

British 220th Infantry Brigade (Home)

British 222nd Infantry Brigade (Home)

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