142 (Mixed) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA)

142 (Mixed) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA) was formed at Buddenhall, Coventry in December 1941. The Regiment was considered a War Formed Regiment in January 1947 at Whitchurch, Bristol and re-designated as 96 (Mixed) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA in April that year.

Dec 41 Formed Coventry, West Midlands, UK
Dec 41 67 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 11 Anti-Aircraft Division Birmingham, UK
Jun 42 34 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 11 Anti-Aircraft Division Birmingham, UK
Oct 42 34 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 4 Anti-Aircraft Group Birmingham, UK
Sep 44 37 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 1 Anti-Aircraft Group East Anglia, UK
Dec 44 37 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 9 Anti-Aircraft Group East Anglia, UK

 

Batteries

Dec 41 487 (Mixed), 488 (Mixed), 492 (Mixed), 534 (Mixed)
Jan 42 477 (Mixed), 488 (Mixed), 492 (Mixed), 534 (Mixed)
May 44 477 (M), 488 (M), 534 (M)
Nov 44 464 (M), 477 (M), 488 (M)

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45