15 Anti-Aircraft Z Regiment RA

15 Anti-Aircraft Z Regiment RA formed in September 1941 at Eastmead, Derby with two batteries. The Regiment disbanded in April 1945.

Sep 41   Formed Derby, Derbyshire, UK
Sep 41 2 AA Div 15 Anti-Aircraft Z Regiment RA 66 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 2 Anti-Aircraft Division East Midlands, UK
Aug 42 2 AA Div 50 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 2 Anti-Aircraft Division East Midlands, UK
Oct 42 AA Cmnd 50 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 5 Anti-Aircraft Group East Midlands, UK
Apr 44   Unbrigaded
Became 15 Anti-Aircraft Area Mixed Regiment
Derby, Derbyshire, UK
Apr 45   Disbanded  

 

Batteries

Sep 41 180, 181
Oct 41 180, 181, 120
Oct 42 180, 181, 120, 126, 195
Dec 42 180, 181, 120, 219

 

Batteries manned by Home Guard

Battery Home Guard Unit Date from
120 Battery 102 Derbyshire (Mixed) Nov 42
219 Battery 102 Nottinghamshire (Mixed) Sep 42

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45