83 (Welsh) Field Regiment RA(TA)

83 Field Brigade was re-designated 83 (Welsh) Field Regiment RA(TA) in November 1938 with two batteries. In February 1941 a third battery was formed. Post war the Regiment went into suspended animation in June 1946 and was re-constituted as 283 (Welsh) Field Regiment RA(TA) in January 1947.

3 Sep 39 53 Infantry Division Newport, Gwent, UK
Oct 39 53 Infantry Division Northern Ireland, UK
Apr 41 53 Infantry Division Western Command, UK
May 43 53 Infantry Division, 21 Army Group UK
Jun 44 53 Infantry Division Normandy, France
Sep 44 53 Infantry Division Lille, France
Oct 44 53 Infantry Division Nijmegen, Holland
Jan 45 53 Infantry Division Eindhoven, Holland
Feb 45 53 Infantry Division Goch, Germany
May 45 53 Infantry Division River Elbe, Germany

 

Batteries

3 Sep 39 329 (Monmouth), 330 (Monmouth)
Feb 41 329, 330, 460

 

 

Equipment

Dec 44 25 pdr