162 Field Regiment RA

162 Field Regiment RA was formed in April 1942 with three batteries. It was re-designated 303 (East Africa) Field Regiment RA with two batteries in April 1943.

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Apr 42   Formed Ceylon (Sri Lanka)
Apr 42 Ceylon Command 162 field regiment ra Ceylon Command Ceylon (Sri Lanka)
Apr 43   Became 303 (East Africa) Field Regiment, East African Artillery  



Apr 42 53, 54, 58 East African Batteries
Apr 43 53, 54



The Royal Artillery 1939-45