540 Coast Regiment RA

540 Coast Regiment RA was formed from Eastern Command Bombardment Fire Command at Dover with RHQ & 203 Battery, in February 1941. RHQ and Fire Command disbanded in June 1945 with 302 Battery at South Foreland, St Margarets Bay. The remaining batteries were dispersed.

Feb 41 Formed from Eastern Counter Bombardment Fire Command Dover, Kent, UK
Feb 41 Home Forces Dover, Kent, UK
Jun 45 Disbanded St Margarets Bay, Dover, Kent, UK

 

Batteries

Feb 41 203
Apr 41 203, 290
Apr 42 203, 290, 302
Apr 44 203, 290, 302, 410

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45