187 Field Regiment RA was formed from personnel in 3 Infantry Division in December 1942 at Napier Barracks with three batteries. 187 Field Regiment RA was disbanded in June 1943 to re-form 5 Field Regiment.
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.
|Dec 42||Formed from 3 Division||Shorncliffe, Kent, UK|
|Dec 42||Home Forces||UK|
|Apr 43||47 Infantry Division||UK|
|Jun 43||Disbanded||New Arlesford, Hampshire, UK|
|Dec 42||P, Q, R|
|Jan 43||195, 196, 197|