13 Anti-Aircraft Z Regiment RA

13 Anti-Aircraft Z Regiment RA was formed in August 1941 with three batteries in 4 Anti-Aircraft Division. They formed at Edge Lane, Chorlton-cum-Hardy. 13 Anti-Aircraft Z Regiment RA disbanded in March 1945.

Aug 41   Formed Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester, UK
Aug 41 4 AA Div 13 Anti-Aircraft Z Regiment RA 44 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 4 Anti-Aircraft Division North West England
Oct 42 AA Cmnd 44 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 4 Anti-Aircraft Group North West England
Nov 42 AA Cmnd Designated “Mixed”  
Apr 44 AA Cmnd Became 13 Anti-Aircraft Area Mixed Regiment Salford, Greater Manchester, UK
Mar 45   Disbanded  

 

Batteries

Aug 41 108, 122, 131
Oct 41 108, 122, 131, 184
Nov 41 108, 122, 131, 184, 188
Dec 42 122, 203, 204, 205, 216

 

Batteries manned by Home Guard

Battery Home Guard Unit Date from
122 Battery 101 Lancashire (Mixed) Nov 42
203 Battery 102 Lancashire (Mixed) Jul 42
204 Battery 103 Lancashire (Mixed) Jul 42
216 Battery 105 Lancashire (Mixed) Aug 42

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45