12 Anti-Aircraft Z Regiment RA

 

Mar 41Formed
Mar 4156 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 6 Anti-Aircraft DivisionSouth East England
Jan 4228 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 6 Anti-Aircraft DivisionSouth East England
Oct 4228 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 1 Anti-Aircraft GroupSouth East England
Oct 43Disbanded, batteries became independent

 

Batteries

Mar 41101, 111, 124
Aug 41111, 124, 126
Sep 41111, 124, 126, 178
Oct 42124, 178, 196, 211
Dec 42124, 178, 196, 211, 232
Aug 43124, 178, 211, 232

 

Batteries manned by Home Guard

BatteryHome Guard UnitDate from
196 Battery102 Essex (Mixed)Jul 42
211 Battery101 Essex (Mixed)Jul 42
232 Battery102 Kent (Mixed)Dec 42

Gun Sites Occupied

196 Z Battery

DatesGun SiteGun Defended Area
Dec 42Abbey Field with 171 Z BatteryColchester