105 Anti-Tank Regiment RA

105 Anti-Tank Regiment RA was formed at Almaza in Egypt in Decmber 1942 with three batteries. A fourth was added in March 1943. The Regiment was disbanded in April 1945.

Dec 42 Formed Almaza, Egypt
Dec 42 Middle East Forces Palestine
Jul 43 8 Army Sicily
Sep 43 8 Army Italy
May 44 13 Corps Cassino, Italy
Apr 45 Disbanded  

 

Batteries

Dec 42 A, Q, 209
Mar 43 314, 315, 316

 

Equipment

1942-43 2 batteries 6pdr Self Propelled Deacon, 2 batteries 6 pdr portee
Jan 45

4 x 6 pdr Guns, 8 x 17 pdr Guns, 18 x M10 3 inch Self Propelled Guns, 12 x Valentine 17 pdr Self Propelled Guns (Archer)
9 x Stuart Tanks, 8 x Armoured Half Track Scout Cars, 3 x White Armoured Scout Cars

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45