54 (The Queen’s Own Royal Glasgow Yeomanry) Anti-Tank Regiment RA(TA)

54 (The Queen’s Own Royal Glasgow Yeomanry) Anti-Tank Regiment RA(TA) was converted from 101 Field Regiment with four batteries in November 1938. The Regiment was put in suspended animation in March 1946. In January 1947 it was re-constituted as The Queen’s Own Royal Glasgow Yeomanry, Royal Armoured Corps (TA).

3 Sep 39 52 Infantry Division Glasgow, UK
Jun 40 52 Infantry Division France
Jun 40 52 Infantry Division UK
Nov 40 Cadre to form 72 Anti-Tank Regiment  
Oct 44 52 Infantry Division NW Europe
Nov 44 52 Infantry Division Walcheren, Holland

 

Batteries

3 Sep 39 213, 214, 215, 216
Sep 41 215 Battery to 80 Anti-Tank Regiment on formation
Nov 44 214, 215, 295, 304

 

Equipment

Apr 45 17 pdr Self Propelled Archer, Locust tank (Troop Commander?)

 

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45