106 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA)

106 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA) was converted in March 1941 from 106 (The Lancashire Yeomanry) RHA. The Regiment was placed in suspended animation in July 1941 and re-constituted as 306 (Lancashire Hussars) Heavy Anti-Aircrfat Regiment RA(TA) in January 1947.

Mar 41 Formed from 106 Royal Horse Artillery  
Mar 41 British Troops Egypt N Africa
Apr 41 1 Australian Corps Greece
May 41 Creforce Crete
Jul 41 Suspended animation  

 

Batteries

Apr 41 271, 272, 273

 

Equipment

Mar 41 36 x 20 mm Breda guns – destroyed on evacuation from Greece

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45