165 Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA (TA) was formed at Clifton, Bristol in July 1942. The Regiment served in Anti-Aircraft Command until March 1944 when it transferred to 2 Army. It went to Normandy in June 1944 and fought through France, Holland and Germany ending at Hamburg. 165 Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA (TA) was disbanded in January 1946 in NW Europe.
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.
|Jul 42||Formed||Bristol, UK|
|Jul 42||8 Anti-Aircraft Division, 46 Anti-Aircraft Brigade||UK|
|Mar 44||2 Army||UK|
|Jun 44||2 Army, 106 Anti-Aircraft Brigade||Normandy, France|
|Aug 44||2 Army, 100 Anti-Aircraft Brigade||River Seine, France|
|Sep 44||2 Army, 100 Anti-Aircraft Brigade||Nijmegen, Holland|
|Feb 45||2 Army, 106 Anti-Aircraft Brigade||Reichswald, Germany|
|Mar 45||2 Army, 4 Army Group RA||The Rhine, Germany|
|Apr 45||2 Army, 100 Anti-Aircraft Brigade||Hamburg, Germany|
|Jul 42||198, 275, 317|
|Jun 45||198, 317|