4 Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA

4 Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA was re-designated as 4 Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA from 4 Anti-Aircraft Brigade RA in May 1938. It was re-designated as Heavy Anti-Aircraft in June 1940. In April 1947 it became 50 Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA.

Sep 39 Home Forces Bulford, Wiltshire,  UK
Nov 39 3 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Le Havre, France
Feb 40 4 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Aubigny, France
Apr 40 4 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Arras, France
May 40 4 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Dunkirk, France
Jun 40 26 Anti-Aircraft Brigade , 1 Anti-Aircraft Division London, UK
Jul 41 10 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Malta

 

Batteries

Sep 39 3 LAA, 5, 16, 18, 27
Feb 40 1, 3 LAA, 5
May 40 1, 3 LAA, 27
Jul 40 5, 6, 18
Jul 41 5, 6, 182
Sep 41 5, 6
Jun 43 5, 6, 14 RMA

 

Equipment

Feb 40 1 & 3 Batteries – 3 inch Guns, 5 Battery – 3.7 inch Guns, Matador Tractors
Jun 40 3.7 inch Guns

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45