573 Coast Regiment RA

573 Coast Regiment RA was formed in May 1943 at Ramillies Baracks, Aldershot. It was formed with a Plotting Room but without batteries. The Plotting Room was disbanded in December 1945 and RHQ in May 1946.

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.

May 43   Formed with Plotting Room only – No batteries Aldershot, Hampshire, UK
Jul 43 8 Army 573 Coast Regiment RA 8 Army Sicily
Sep 43 8 Army 8 Army Italy
Dec 45   Plotting Room disbanded  
May 46   RHQ disbanded  


The Royal Artillery 1939-45