59 (Duke of Connaught’s Hampshire) Anti-Tank Regiment RA(TA)

59 (Duke of Connaught’s Hampshire) Anti-Tank Regiment RA(TA) was converted from 6th Battalion The Hampshire Regiment with four batteries in November 1938. The Regiment was put in suspended animation in April 1946. In January 1947 it was re-constituted as 383 (Duke of Connaught’s Hampshire) Anti-Tank Regiment RA(TA).

3 Sep 39 43 Infantry Division Portsmouth, Hampshire, UK
Sep 41 Cadre to form 81 Anti-Tank Regiment  
Jun 44 43 Infantry Division NW Europe

 

Batteries

3 Sep 39 233, 234, 235, 236
Jul 41 233, 234, 235, 236, 291
Oct 41 233, 234, 235, 236
Jun 42 233, 235, 236
Jun 43 233, 235, 236, 333

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45