17 Coast Regiment RA

17 Coast Regiment RA was formed Tobruk Garrison coast defences, in September 1941. It was re-organised as HQ 17 Fire Command Post in July 1943. The unit was disbanded in July 1944.

Sep 41 Formed from Tobruk Garrison coast defences  
Sep 41 8 Army N Africa
Dec 42 GHQ Middle East Forces N Africa
Jul 43 Re-organised as HQ 17 Fire Command Post  
Jul 44 Disbanded  

 

Batteries

Sep 41 202, 206, 432
Jan 43 226, 439, 440
Jul 43 439, 440

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45