53 (Worcestershire & Oxfordshire Yeomanry) Anti-Tank Regiment RA(TA)

53 (Worcestershire & Oxfordshire Yeomanry) Anti-Tank Regiment RA(TA) was converted from 100 Army Field Regiment with four batteries in November 1938. The Regiment was converted in November 1943 to 53 (Worcestershire Yeomanry) Air Landing Light Regiment RA(TA).

3 Sep 39 48 Infantry Division Kidderminster, Worcestershire, UK
Jan 40 48 Infantry Division France
Jun 40 48 Infantry Division UK
Oct 41 42 Infantry Division UK
Nov 41 42 Support Group UK
Jun 42 42 Armoured Division UK
Oct 43 6 Airborne Division UK
Nov 43 Became 53 Air Landing Light Regiment  

 

Batteries

3 Sep 39 209, 210, 211, 212
Oct 41 210, 211, 212
Jun 43 210, 211, 212, 331

 

Equipment

Sep 39 2 pdr Gun

 

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45