C Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA was formed in August 1941 in the UK. It was re-designated as 3 Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment West African Artillery in October 1941 and by the December was en route to the Gold Coast.
|Oct 41||Re-designated 3 Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment West African Artillery|
|Dec 41||En route for West Africa||Gold Coast|
|Dec 41||405 HAA Bty RA|
|Dec 41||2 LAA, 3 HAA Btys WAA assigned|