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

173 (Mixed) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA) was formed at Fareham in October 1942. The Regiment was disbanded in September 1945 at Bridlington, Yorkshire.

Oct 42 Formed Fareham, Hampshire, UK
Oct 42 Home Forces UK
Sep 45 Disbanded Bridlington, Yorkshire, UK

 

Batteries

Oct 42 339 (Mixed), 390 (Mixed), 413 (Mixed), 416 (Mixed)
Dec 44 339 (M), 390 (M), 416 (M)
Jun 45 339 (M), 390 (M)

Gun Sites Occupied

416 Battery

Dates Gun Site OS Grid Reference Gun Defended Area
22 Jan-Sep 45

BJ

BJ1

TB 040 827 (Approximate) Diver site

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45