74 Anti-Aircraft Brigade RA (TA) was formed in November 1938. It was re-designated as 74 Anti-Aircraft Regiment in January 1939 and adopted the title “City of Glasgow” in September 1939. In June 1940 it was re-designated as 74 (City of Glasgow) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA (TA). It served mainly in the Middle East. The Regiment was placed in suspended animation in November 1944. 74 (City of Glasgow) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA (TA) was reconstituted as 474 (City of Glasgow) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA (TA) in January 1947.
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.
|Sep 39||3 Anti-Aircraft Division, 42 Anti-Aircraft Brigade||Glasgow, UK|
|Nov 40||British Troops Egypt||Egypt|
|Jan 41||British Troops Egypt, 2 Anti-Aircraft Brigade||Cairo, Egypt|
|Feb 41||British Troops Egypt||Suez Canal, Egypt|
|Jul 41||British Troops Egypt, 2 Anti-Aircraft Brigade||Port Said, Egypt|
|Aug 42||9 Army, 20 Anti-Aircraft Brigade||Palestine|
|May 43||Middle East Forces||Cyprus|
|Dec 43||Middle East Forces, 1 Anti-Aircraft Brigade||Palestine|
|Jun 44||Middle East Forces, 18 Anti-Aircraft Brigade||Alexandria, Egypt|
|Nov 44||Suspended animation|
|Sep 39||230, 231, 232|
|Dec 41||230, 232|
|Apr 43||230, 232, 683|