149 (Lancashire Yeomanry) Anti-Tank Regiment RA(TA)

Jul 41Converted from 149 Field Regiment Egypt
Jul 41HQ British Troops EgyptMena, Egypt
Sep 41Tobruk GarrisonTobruk, Libya
Jan 428 ArmyEgypt
Feb/Mar 428 Army – 299 Battery provide Anti-Tank school at
Sidi Daud until April
Gazala, Libya
May 428 ArmyEgypt
Jun /Jul 42Became 149 Field Regiment & reverted to 149 Anti-Tank
Jul 428 ArmyAlamein, Egypt
Jul 425 Indian DivisionRuweisat Ridge, Egypt
9 Sep 424 Indian DivisionRuweisat Ridge, Egypt
Dec 424 Indian DivisionEl Adem, Libya
Feb 434 Indian DivisionBenghazi, Libya
Mar 434 Indian DivisionTunisia
Jul 434 Indian DivisionThe Delta, Egypt
5 Sep 434 Indian DivisionPalestine
14 Oct 434 Indian DivisionSyria
Dec 434 Indian DivisionItaly
Jan 444 Indian DivisionCassino, Italy
Apr 444 Indian DivisionRiver Sangro, Italy
Jul 444 Indian DivisionGothic Line, Italy
Nov 444 Indian Division – 432 Battery Salonika, 433 Battery Piraeus,
513 Battery Levkas, RHQ & 320 Battery Patras
Greece

Batteries

Aug 41432, X432, 433, Z433
Jan 42432, 299, 433, 513
Jul 42432, 433, 513 – Aug, 513 attached 1 South African Division
Oct 42432, 433, 513, S (from 51 Field Regiment)
May 43432, 433, 513, 320 – S Bty to the Delta – 320 Bty formed in their place

Equipment

Jul 412 pdr Guns
Apr 4332 x 6 pdr (432 & 433 Batteries), 16 x 2 pdr (513 Battery)
Jul 42432 Battery – 8 x Italian 65mm Mountain guns
Apr 43513 Bty 1 x 6 pdr Deacon
Jul 436 pdr & 17 pdr guns
Jan 44513 Battery – 4.2in Mortars
22 Feb 44320 Battery – converted to 4.2in Mortars