516 (Thames & Medway) Coast Regiment RA(TA)

516 (Thames & Medway) Coast Regiment RA(TA) was formed from a part of the Thames & Medway Heavy Regiment RA(TA), in July 1940. RHQ converted to 516 Garrison Regiment RA(TA) in December 1944 and as 614 Infantry Regiment RA(TA) in January 1945. RHQ was placed in to suspended animation in July 1946 and was reconstituted as 415 (Thames & Medway) Coast Regiment RA(TA) in January 1947.

Jul 40 Formed from part of Thames & Medway Heavy Regiment  
Jul 40 Home Forces UK
Nov 41 Sheerness Fire Command Sheerness, Kent, UK
Dec 44 Became 516 Garrison Regiment RA(TA)  

 

Batteries

Jul 40 A, B, C, D
Dec 40 A, B, C, D, 357
Apr 41 220, 284, 285, 286, 287, 288
Sep 41 220, 284, 285, 286, 287, 288, 289, 334
Dec 41 220, 285, 286, 287, 288, 289, 334
Mar 43 167, 220, 287, 288, 289, 334
Apr 43 167, 220, 287, 288, 295, 334
Apr 44 167, 168, 286, 287, 288, 295, 334

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45