530 (The Princess Beatrice’s (Isle of Wight Rifles)) Coast Regiment RA(TA)

530 (The Princess Beatrice’s (Isle of Wight Rifles) Coast Regiment RA(TA) was formed from The Princess Beatrice’s (Isle of Wight Rifles) Heavy Regiment RA(TA), in September 1940. The Regiment was placed in suspended animation in October 1945 and was reconstituted as 428 (The Princess Beatrice’s (Isle of Wight Rifles) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA) in January 1947.

Sep 40 Formed from The Princess Beatrice’s
Isle of Wight Rifles Heavy Regiment
Isle of Wight, UK
Sep 40 Home Forces Isle of Wight, UK
Oct 45 Suspended animation Totland, Isle of Wight, UK

 

Batteries

Sep 40 A, B, C, D
Nov 40 A, C, D
Dec 40 A, C, D, 417
Jan 41 A, C, D, 417
Mar 41 A, C, D, 210, 417
Apr 41 126, 127, 128, 129, 210, 417
Jul 41 126, 127, 128, 129, 172, 210, 417
Dec 41 126, 127, 128, 129, 172, 210, 417
Apr 44 126, 127, 128, 129, 210, 417
Jun 45 127, 128, 129, 417

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45