511 (Durham) Coast Regiment RA(TA)

511 (Durham) Coast Regiment RA(TA) was formed from a part of Durham Heavy Regiment RA(TA), in July 1940. RHQ was placed in suspended animation in March 1943 and the batteries went to 526 Coast Regiment RA(TA). It was reconstituted in January 1947 as 426 (Durham) Coast Regiment RA(TA).

Jul 40 Formed from part of Durham Heavy Regiment Hartlepool, Co Durham, UK
Jul 40 Home Forces Hartlepool, Co Durham, UK
Dec 42 Hartlepool Fire Command Hartlepool, Co Durham, UK
Mar 43 Suspended animation  

 

Batteries

Jul 40 A, B
Dec 40 A, B, 315
Apr 41 267, 268, 315
Jun 41 139, 267, 315
Jun 42 139, 267, 315

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45