137 Field Regiment RA(TA)

(Title authorised February 1942)

3 Sep 39 Western Command Blackpool, Lancashire, UK – as an Army Field Regiment
Apr 40 42 Infantry Division Oulton Park, Cheshire, UK
Jun 40 42 Infantry Division Liverpool, Merseyside, UK
Nov 40 Home Forces Larkhill, Wiltshire, UK
Nov 41 11 Indian Division Kajang, Malaya
Dec 41 Malaya Command Sungei Patani, Malaya
Dec 41 Malaya Command Slim River, Malaya
The regiment ceased to exist as a unit, groups making their way back to Singapore.
350 Battery made its way to Malacca where it was re-equipped and joined 155 Field Regiment. Those making it to Singapore were transferred to 88 Field Regiment.
15 Feb 42 Captured at Singapore Into suspended animation

 

Batteries

3 Sep 39 349 (9th West Lancashire), 350 (10th West Lancashire)
Mar 41 349, 350, 501

 

Equipment

Nov 41 24 x 25 pdrs
Jan 42 8 x 75mm Howitzers