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

162 (Mixed) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA) was formed at Fort Austin, Plymouth in June 1942. It became a non-mixed Regiment in March 1946. The Regiment was considered a new War Formed unit in January 1947 and re-designated in the April as 100 Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA.

Jun 42 Formed Plymouth, Devon, UK
Jun 42 55 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 8 Anti-Aircraft Division Cornwall, UK

 

Batteries

Aug 42 480 (Mixed), 545 (Mixed), 546 (Mixed), 561 (Mixed)
Jan 45 449 (M), 480 (M), 528 (M), 545 (M), 546 (M), 561 (M)
Jun 45 449 (M), 480 (M), 528 (M)

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45