81 Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA)

Sep 3944 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 4 Anti-Aircraft DivisionManchester, UK
Jun 40Orkney & Shetland Defences (OSDEF)Scapa Flow, Orkney, UK
Jun 4170 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 4 Anti-Aircraft DivisionManchester, UK
Apr 42War Office ReserveUK
Aug 4221 Anti-Aircraft BrigadeSuez Canal zone, Egypt
Aug 44Suspended animation

 

Batteries

Sep 39253 (Cheshire), 254 (Cheshire), 255 (Cheshire)
Jun 41253, 254, 255, 416
Apr 42253, 254, 255

 

Equipment

Sep 39253 Bty – 2 x 3 inch Guns, 254 Bty – 4 x 3 inch Guns, 15 Lewis Guns (Metropolitan-Vickers factory at Trafford Park)
Nov 39254 Bty – 32 x Lewis Guns (Metropolitan-Vickers factory at Trafford Park), 255, 416