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

179 (Mixed) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA) was formed at Blatchington in October 1942. The Regiment was disbanded in May 1945 at Llandaff North, Whitchurch, Cardiff.

Oct 42 Formed Blatchington, Sussex, UK
Oct 42 27 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 2 Anti-Aircraft Group London, UK
Nov 42 5 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 2 Anti-Aircraft Group South East England
Oct 43 33 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 4 Anti-Aircraft Group North West England
May 44 38 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 2 Anti-Aircraft Group South East England
Nov 44 3 Anti-Aircraft Group UK
May 45 Disbanded Whitchurch, Cardiff, UK

 

Batteries

Nov 42 584 (Mixed), 606 (Mixed)
Feb 43 584 (M), 606 (M), 607 (M)
Mar 43 584 (M), 606 (M), 607 (M), 641 (M)
Feb 44 584 (M), 606 (M), 607 (M)

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45