179 (Mixed) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA (TA) was formed at Blatchington in October 1942. The Regiment was in Anti-Aircraft Command for its entire war. 179 (Mixed) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA (TA) was disbanded in May 1945 at Llandaff North, Whitchurch, Cardiff.
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.
|Oct 42||Formed||Blatchington, Sussex, UK|
|Oct 42||2 Anti-Aircraft Group, 27 Anti-Aircraft Brigade||London, UK|
|Nov 42||2 Anti-Aircraft Group, 5 Anti-Aircraft Brigade||South East England|
|Oct 43||4 Anti-Aircraft Group, 33 Anti-Aircraft Brigade||North West England|
|May 44||2 Anti-Aircraft Group, 38 Anti-Aircraft Brigade||South East England|
|Nov 44||3 Anti-Aircraft Group||UK|
|May 45||Disbanded||Whitchurch, Cardiff, UK|
|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)|