523 (Cornwall) Coast Regiment RA(TA)

523 (Cornwall) Coast Regiment RA(TA) was formed from part of the Cornwall Heavy Regiment RA(TA), in July 1940. The Regiment was placed in suspended animation in March 1946 and was reconstituted as 409 (Cornwall) Coast Regiment RA(TA) in January 1947.

Jul 40 Formed from Cornwall Heavy Regiment Pendennis Castle, Cornwall, UK
Jul 40 Home Forces UK
Dec 42 Falmouth Fire Command Falmouth, Cornwall, UK
Mar 46 Suspended animation  

 

Batteries

Jul 40 A, B
Dec 40 A, B, 216, 394, 395
Apr 41 A, 108, 216, 394, 395
Jul 41 108, 173, 216, 300, 394, 395
Aug 41 108, 173, 190, 216, 394, 395
Apr 42 108, 173, 190, 216, 394, 395, 400
Jun 42 108, 173, 190, 216, 390, 394, 400
Aug 42 108, 173, 190, 216, 390, 392, 400
Oct 42 108, 173, 185, 216, 390, 392, 400
May 43 108, 173, 216, 390, 392, 400, 442
Jun 45 173, 216, 390, 392, 400, 442
Mar 46 Suspended animation

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45