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