65 (Suffolk & Norfolk Yeomanry) Anti-Tank Regiment RA(TA)

Re-titled 65 (Norfolk Yeomanry) Anti-Tank Regiment September 1939

3 Sep 3918 Infantry DivisionBury St Edmunds, Suffolk, UK
Nov 3950 Infantry DivisionUK
Jan 4050 Infantry DivisionArras, France
Jun 4050 Infantry DivisionUK
Nov 40Home ForcesUK
May 41HQ British Troops
260 Battery attached 22 (Guards) Infantry Brigade
Egypt
Oct 418 ArmyN Africa
Jul 427 Armoured DivisionAlamein, Egypt
Jun 43Cadre to form 106 Anti-Tank Regiment
Sep 437 Armoured DivisionSalerno, Italy
Jan 447 Armoured DivisionUK
Jun 447 Armoured DivisionNW Europe
Jun 4511 Armoured DivisionNW Europe

 

Batteries

3 Sep 39257, 258, 259, 260
Apr- Jul 42Regiment dispersed
Sep 42216, 257, 258, 259, 260
May 43257, 258, 259, 260

 

Equipment

Sep 392 pdr
Jul 408 x 2 pdr, 10 x 6 pdr
Dec 406 pdr
May 4417pdr, M10 Self Propelled 3 inch (258 & 260 Batteries)
May 444 x M10 Self Propelled 17 pdr arrived (known in Regt as “Mayflies”)