59 (The Essex Regiment) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA)

 

Sep 39 37 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 6 Anti-Aircraft Division Thames North, UK
Sep 40 42 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 12 Anti-Aircraft Division Glasgow, UK
Dec 41 28 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Thames South, UK
Dec 41 46 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 8 Anti-Aircraft Division Bristol, UK
Aug 42 War Office Reserve UK
Jan 43  66 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Bone, Algeria
Sep 43  52 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Bizerta, Tunisia
Oct 43 22 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Naples, Italy
Jun 44 Regiment “Diluted” with African soldiers  
Sep 44 25 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Brindisi, Italy
Jan 45 66 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Leghorn, Italy
Apr 45 66 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Genoa, Italy
May 45 Africans leave the Regiment  

 

Batteries

Sep 39 164, 167, 265
Dec 41 164, 167, 265, 418
Dec 41 164, 167, 265