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11th Infantry Brigade & HQ South East

11th Infantry Brigade and Headquarters South East is one of the Army’s 7 Adaptable Force Brigades comprising of Regular and Reserve units. The Brigade is the Army regional point of contact for the 8 counties of the South East of England.


It is part of the Army’s 'Adaptable Force' meaning it has units under its command delivering operational effect and regional responsibilities across the South East of England.

The brigade has three regular battalions under its command, as well as responsibility for British Forces Brunei. It covers one of the most complex and densely populated regions in the UK comprising some 26,000 military personnel gathered across 35 garrisons and stations.

It also directly commands over 13,000 cadets as well as the Central Reserves Headquarters (CRHQ) of the Adjutants General Corps (AGC) based in Worthy Down.

The headquarters is based at Roebuck House in Aldershot.

Key Personnel

Brigadier P W C Kimber OBE (Phil) Brigade Commander, assumed command of 11th Infantry Brigade Jan 2016.

Colonel S J R Browne OBE (Simon) Brigade Deputy Commander, joined 11th Infantry Brigade Sept 2017.

Colonel I C Adkins VR (Ian) Brigade Deputy Commander (Reserves) (formerly Assistant Commander role), joined 11th Infantry Brigade Sept 2017.

Major A Wilde (Andy) Brigade Chief of Staff, joined 11th Infantry Brigade in Aug 2017.

Brigade Unit Locations

Brigade Headquarters

Roebuck House, Cavans Road, Aldershot, GU11 2LQ

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1st Battalion The Grenadier Guards

Lille Barracks, Redvers Buller Road, Aldershot, Hampshire, GU11 2NQ

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1st Battalion The Welsh Guards

Elizabeth Barracks, Pirbright Camp, Brookwood, WOKING, GU24 0DT

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