Headquarters 160th (Welsh) Brigade is the one of the Army’s Adaptable Force Brigades. They provide headquarters and units for lengthy operations, standing commitments, overseas Defence Engagement, and UK civil engagement.
As Headquarters Wales the Brigade looks after all Army units in Wales and is responsible for providing Firm Base support for all Regular, Reserve, Army Cadet Force units and University Officer Training Corps.
14 Signal Regiment (Electronic Warfare)
The Royal Monmouthshire RE (Militia)
3rd Battalion The Royal Welsh
157 (Welsh) Regiment RLC
203 Field Hospital
Infantry Battle School
101 Battalion REME
104 Regiment Royal Artillery
1st Battalion The Rifles
6th Battalion The Rifles
1st Battalion The Royal Irish Regiment
2nd Battalion The Royal Irish Regiment
The Welsh Division of the Territorial Force originated in 1908 with the North Wales, South Wales and Cheshire Infantry Brigades under command.
The Territorial Force was reconstituted as 53rd (Welsh) Division, commanding the North Wales, South Wales and Welsh Border Brigades.
160 Brigade served in Gallipoli, Egypt and Palestine.
160 Infantry Brigade served with 7th Armoured Division, 52 Infantry Division but predominately 53rd (Welsh) Division in France, Belgium, Holland and Germany.
The Brigade became 160th Infantry Brigade and Headquarters Wales.