569 Coast Regiment RA was formed as HQ Special Coast Regiment RA (Class B) at Bridport with four batteries, in December 1941. It was re-designated 569 Coast Regiment RA in November 1942. RHQ was disbanded in February 1943.
Illustrations of the formation badges under which a unit served or supported are given. This is no guarantee that the unit used this formations badge.
|Dec 41||Formed as HQ Special Coast Regiment (Class B)||Bridport, Dorset, UK|
|Apr 42||5 Corps||Bridport, Dorset, UK|
|Nov 42||Became 569 Coast Regiment|
|Dec 41||239 (West Bay), 376 (Lyme Regis), 386 (Swanage), 387 (Abbotsbury)|
|Jan 42||239, 376, 386, 387 – 58 Coast Observer Detachment|
|Feb 43||RHQ only|