56 (King’s Own) Anti-Tank Regiment RA(TA)

3 Sep 3942 Infantry DivisionUlverston, Cumbria, UK
21 Apr 4042 Infantry DivisionFrance
May 4042 Infantry DivisionUK
Nov 4176 Infantry DivisionUK
Apr 4270 Infantry DivisionIndia
Jul 43Eastern ArmyIndia
Aug 43Became 56 Light Anti-Aircraft/Anti-Tank Regiment
2 batteries to 55 Light Anti-Aircraft/Anti-Tank Regiment
Oct 44Became 56 Anti-Tank Regiment
Oct 445 Indian DivisionBurma (Myanmar)
May 4514 ArmyBurma (Myanmar)
Jun 4512 ArmyBurma (Myanmar)
Jun 45RA Training HQ 40India

Batteries

3 Sep 39221, 222, 223, 224
Sep 41224 Battery to 83 Anti-Tank Regiment on formation
Jul 43203, 221, 222, 290
Aug 44221, 222, 351

Equipment

Sep 392 pdr Guns
Oct 4436 x 6 pdr Guns, 36 x 3 inch Mortars