131 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA)

131 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA) was converted in March 1942 from 81 Searchlight Regiment. The Regiment was stood down in May 1945 and started to slowly wind down, eventually disbanding in February 1946 at West Derby, Liverpool.

Mar 42 Formed from 81 Searchlight Regiment  
Jan 42 29 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 6 Anti-Aircraft Division
for training
Colchester, Essex, UK
Mar 42 6 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 6 Anti-Aircraft Division –
officially formed
UK
Jun 42 51 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 3 Anti-Aircraft Division Caithness, UK
Oct42 71 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 2 Anti-Aircraft Group Kent & Sussex coast, UK
Oct 44 57 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 1 Anti-Aircraft Group Thames Estuary, UK
Nov 44 9 Anti-Aircraft Group Thames Estuary, UK
20 May 45 Regiment stood down  

 

Batteries

Jan 42 432, 433, 434, 435
Mar 44 432, 433, 434

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45