87 Anti-Tank Regiment RA (TA) was converted from 7th Battalion The Devonshire Regiment in November 1941 with four batteries. The Regiment went into suspended animation in June 1944. 87 Anti-Tank Regiment RA (TA) was reconstituted as 396 (Devon) Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA (TA) in January 1947.
Illustrations of the formation badges under which a unit served or supported are given. This is no guarantee that the unit used this formations badge.
|Nov 41||Formed from 7th Battalion The Devonshire Regiment|
|Nov 41||Home Forces||UK|
|Jan 42||77 Infantry Division||UK|
|Nov 42||1 Army||N Africa|
|Jul 43||Allied Forces HQ||N Africa|
|Sep 43||8 Army||Italy|
|Jun 44||Suspended animation|
|Nov 41||A, B, C, D|
|Mar 42||Q, R, S, T|
|Jul 42||Q, S, T|
|Jan 43||131, 132, 133|
|Jul 43||131, 132, 133, 329|