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.
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.
|Apr 42||Formed||Ceylon (Sri Lanka)|
|Apr 42||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|