1 Anti-Aircraft Z Regiment RA

1 Anti-Aircraft Z Regiment RA was formed in January 1941 at Clifton under 46 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 8 Anti-Aircraft Division. However, it was soon moved to London where it stayed for the rest of the war. 1 Anti-Aircraft Z Regiment RA disbanded in April 1945.

Jan 41 8 AA Div 1 Anti-Aircraft Z Regiment RA Formed 46 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 8 Anti-Aircraft Division Clifton, Bristol, UK
Jan 41 1 AA Div 1 Anti-Aircraft Z Regiment RA 48 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 1 Anti-Aircraft Division London, UK
Jan 43 AA Cmnd 49 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 1 Anti-Aircraft Group
Regiment designated “Mixed”
London, UK
Apr 44 AA Cmnd Became 1 Anti-Aircraft Area Mixed Regiment Bickley, Kent, UK
Apr 45   Disbanded  

Batteries

Jan 41 123, 129, 145
Aug 41 103, 123, 129, 145
Oct 42 103, 123, 145
Dec 42 123, 145, 179, 187, 221

Batteries manned by Home Guard

Battery Home Guard Unit Date from
123 Battery 104 County of London (Mixed) Nov 42
145 Battery 105 County of London (Mixed) Nov 42
187 Battery 107 County of London (Mixed) Nov 42
221 Battery 108 County of London (Mixed) Sep 42
The Royal Artillery 1939-45