81 Anti-Tank Regiment RA

81 Anti-Tank Regiment RA was formed in September 1941 at Woodhall Spa with four batteries from different regiments. The Regiment was disbanded in April 1945.

Sep 41 Formed from 21, 59, 62 & 66 Anti-Tank Regiments Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire, UK
Sep 41 Home Forces UK
Nov 41 1 Infantry Division UK
Mar 43 1 Infantry Division N Africa
Jun 43 1 Infantry Division Pantelleria
Jun 43 1 Infantry Division N Africa
Dec 43 1 Infantry Division Italy
Jan 44 1 Infantry Division Anzio, Italy
Feb 45 1 Infantry Division Palestine
Apr 45 Disbanded  

 

Batteries

Sep 41 BB, 291, 294, 297
Jun 42 BB, 294, 297
Jul 43 BB, 294, 297, 328

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45