20 Anti-Aircraft Z Regiment RA

20 Anti-Aircraft Z Regiment RA formed in October 1942 at Inniscairn, Bath Road, Reading with three batteries. The Regiment disbanded in March 1945.

Oct 42   Formed Reading, Berkshire, UK
Oct 42 Anti-Aircraft Command 20 Anti-Aircraft Z Regiment RA 38 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 1 Anti-Aircraft Group London, UK
Apr 43 Anti-Aircraft Command 3 Anti-Aircraft Group UK
Apr 44 Anti-Aircraft Command Became 20 Anti-Aircraft Area Mixed Regiment Swindon, Wiltshire, UK
Mar 45   Disbanded  

 

Batteries

Oct 42 111, 143, 198
Dec 42 111, 143, 220

 

Batteries manned by Home Guard

Battery Home Guard Unit Date from
111 Battery 101 Oxfordshire (Mixed) Oct 42
143 Battery 101 Gloucestershire (Mixed) Nov 42
220 Battery 101 Wiltshire (Mixed) Oct 42

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45