19 Coast Regiment RA

19 Coast Regiment RA was formed as a Close Defence Regiment in Gibraltar, in December 1942. It was re-designated as 19 Coast Regiment in March 1943. The unit was disbanded in March 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.

Dec 42   Formed as Close Defence Regiment  
Dec 42 HQ Gibraltar 19 Coast Regiment RA19 Coast Regiment RA  Gibraltar Command Gibraltar
Mar 43   Became 19 Coast Regiment  
Mar 43 HQ Gibraltar Gibraltar Command Gibraltar
Mar 44   Disbanded  



Dec 42 26, 27, Naval Coast Battery
Jan 43 26, 27, 40


The Royal Artillery 1939-45