501 (Forth) Coast Regiment RA(TA)

 

501 (Forth) Coast Regiment RA(TA) was formed from a part of Forth Heavy Regiment RA(TA), in July 1940. The Regiment became part of Cromarty Fire Command in December 1944. It was placed in suspended animation with two batteries in June 1945, the remaing four batteries were disbanded. The unit was reconstituted in January 1947 as 412 (Highland) Coast Regiment RA(TA).

Jul 40 Formed from part of Forth Heavy Regiment Cromarty, Ross and Cromarty, UK
Jul 40 Home Forces Cromarty, Ross and Cromarty, UK
Jun 45 Suspended animation  

 

Batteries

Jul 40 A, B
Dec 40 A, B, 303, 304, 382
May 41 211, 227, 241, 242, 303, 304
Mar 42 211, 227, 241, 244, 306, 307
Sep 42 211, 227, 243, 244, 306, 307
Apr 44 154, 211, 227, 243, 306, 307

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45