102 (Pembroke & Cardiganshire) Field Regiment RA(TA)

102 (Pembroke & Cardiganshire) Field Regiment was re-designated from 102 Field Brigade in November 1938 on a two battery basis. A third battery was raised in March 1941. The Regiment was converted to 102 Medium Regiment in September 1943.

3 Sep 39 38 Infantry Division Pembroke Dock, Pembrokeshire, UK
Nov 41 Home Forces UK
Nov 42 1 Army N Africa
Jul 43 Allied Forces HQ N Africa
Sep 43 Became 102 Medium Regiment Medjez, Tunisia

 

Batteries

3 Sep 39 405 (Pembroke Yeomanry), 406 (Pembroke Yeomanry)
Mar 41 405, 406, 473

 

Equipment

Nov 42 473 Battery, 25 pdr Self Propelled Bishop
Apr 43 12 x 25 pdr, 8 x 25 pdr Self Propelled Sexton

 

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45