10 Mobile Coast Regiment RA

10 Mobile Coast Regiment RA was formed in Malaya, in October 1939. It was initially known as 10 Mobile Coast Defence Regiment but “Defence” was dropped from the title in December 1940. The Regiment converted to 16 Defence Regiment RA in February 1941 and was captured at Singapore in February 1942.

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15 Oct 39   Formed Malaya  
Nov 39 Malaya Command 10 Mobile Coast Regiment RA Malaya Defences Malaya
Feb 41   Became 16 Defence Regiment  



Oct 39 34 RA, 21 & 22 Hong Kong Singapore RA


The Royal Artillery 1939-45