128 (Highland) Field Regiment RA (TA)

128 (Highland) Field Regiment RA (TA) was formed as a duplicate of 77 Field Regiment. It formed at Greenock in June 1939 with two batteries. In March 1941 a third battery was formed at Rosemarkie. After two years of training, the Regiment sailed for Egypt in June 1942. Post war 128 (Highland) Field Regiment RA (TA) went into suspended animation in April 1946 in NW Europe and was re-constituted as 328 (Highland) Medium Regiment RA (TA) in January 1947.

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.

(Title authorised February 1942)

Jun 39 9 Scottish Division 128 highland field regiment 9 Infantry Division Renfrew, Renfrewshire, UK
Aug 40 51 (Highland) Infantry Division 128 highland field regiment 51 Infantry Division UK
Aug 42 51 (Highland) Infantry Division 128 highland field regiment 51 Infantry Division N Africa
Oct 42 51 (Highland) Infantry Division 128 highland field regiment 51 Infantry Division Alamein, Egypt
Mar 43 51 (Highland) Infantry Division 128 highland field regiment 51 Infantry Division Mareth, Tunisia
Jul 43 51 (Highland) Infantry Division 51 Infantry Division Sicily
Nov 43 51 (Highland) Infantry Division 51 Infantry Division UK
Jun 44 51 (Highland) Infantry Division 51 Infantry Division Normandy, France
Sep 44 51 (Highland) Infantry Division 51 Infantry Division Le Havre, France
Oct 44 51 (Highland) Infantry Division 51 Infantry Division Antwerp, Belgium
Dec 44 51 (Highland) Infantry Division 51 Infantry Division Nijmegen, Holland
Feb 45 51 (Highland) Infantry Division 51 Infantry Division Goch, Germany
May 45 51 (Highland) Infantry Division 51 Infantry Division Bremen, Germany

 

Batteries

Jun 39 307 (Renfrew), 308 (Renfrew)
Mar 41 307, 308, 492

 

Equipment

Mar 43 25 pdr + CMP Quad Tractors

 

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45