6 Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA

Sep 39 1 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Aldershot, Hampshire, UK
Nov 39 1 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Les Mans, France
Nov 39 1 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Bellencourt, France
May 40 British Expeditionary Force Dunkirk, France
Jun 40 Home Forces South West ports, UK
Sep 40 Inner Artillery Zone London,UK
Nov 40 34 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 11 Anti-Aircraft Division Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, UK
Nov 41 Embarked for Basra, Iraq, diverted to Singapore  
Jan 42 Arrived Singapore
Jan 42 RHQ, 12 & 15 Batteries to Sumatra Dutch East Indies
Feb 42 RHQ, 12 & 15 Batteries to Java
3 Battery captured in Singapore
Dutch East Indies
Mar 42 Surrendered & captured Java

Batteries

Sep 39 3, 12, 15

Equipment

Sep 39 16 x 3 inch 20 cwt Guns, 8 x 3.7 inch Guns
Aug 40 3.7 inch Guns

Gun Sites Occupied

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3 Battery

Dates Gun Sites Under Command Gun Defended Area
5 Jul 40     Falmouth
Jul 40     Plymouth
Aug 40 4 St Anthony?   Falmouth
14-22 Oct 40 ZS23 Ravensbourne
ZS26 Thornet Wood
6 HAA Rgt London IAZ
23 Oct 40 ZS34 Addington? 6 HAA Rgt London IAZ
Nov 40 ZS29 Tolworth? 6 HAA Rgt London IAZ
24 Nov 40-Feb 41 H49 Upper Penn 6 HAA Rgt Birmingham
14 Feb 41 E Wednesfield
H Mons Hill
6 HAA Rgt Birmingham
Aug 41 A & C   Donnington
Sep 41 H11 Nuthurst
H13 Rubery
6 HAA Rgt Birmingham

12 Battery

Dates Gun Sites Under Command Gun Defended Area
4 Jul-9 Sep 40 Brownwich
Southwick?
Nelson?
80 HAA Rgt Southampton
9 Sep-16 Oct 40 ZS7 Eltham
ZS22 Grove Park
105 HAA Rgt then
6 HAA Rgt from 18 Sep
London IAZ
17 Oct-23 Nov 40 ZS4 Bostall Heath
(1 Troop)
6 HAA Rgt London IAZ
24 Nov 40-Mar 41 B/H50 Bushberry Hill
D/H51 The Elms
6 HAA Rgt Birmingham
14 Mar-17 May 41 B/H71 Brookfield Farm
E/H66 Bubben Hall
6 HAA Rgt Coventry
18 May 41 B/H71 Brookfield Farm
O/H9 Olton Hall
6 HAA Rgt Coventry
Birmingham

15 Battery

Dates Gun Sites Under Command Gun Defended Area
4 Jul 40 B7/17 Whitchurch
B8/19 Reservoir
76 HAA Rgt Bristol
27 Sep-16 Oct 40 Henbury Golf Links?
B10 Almondsbury
76 HAA Rgt Bristol
20 Oct 40 ZW7 Glass House
ZE18 Chingford
4 HAA Rgt London IAZ
November ZW7 Glass House
ZS19 Wimbledon
4 HAA Rgt London IAZ
Nov 40 ZS22 Grove Park
Goddington?
  London IAZ
11 Dec 40 V & Z Castle Bromwich
(No guns)
6 HAA Rgt Birmingham
17 Jan 41 E Wednesfield
H Mons Hill
6 HAA Rgt Birmingham
14 Feb 41 H49 Upper Penn 6 HAA Rgt Birmingham
13 March H49 Upper Penn
R Edgbaston
6 HAA Rgt Birmingham