14 (West Lothian Royal Scots) Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA)

14 (West Lothian Royal Scots) Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA) was formed with two batteries converted from a company of 4/5th Battalion The Royal Scots (TA) in July 1938. The Regiment was placed in suspended animation in January 1947 at Pilton Camp, Edinburgh. It was re-designated 46 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA as a war formed unit and the original TA unit re-constituted as 514 (West Lothian Royal Scots) Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA) in early 1947.

Sep 39 51 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Linlithgow, West Lothian, UK
Apr 41 Tobruk Garrison – 4 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Tobruk, Libya
Sep 41 8 Army N Africa
Feb 42 Middle East Forces Nile Delta, Egypt
Oct 42 8 Army – 12 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Alamein, Egypt
Jul 43 Middle East Forces N Africa
Sep 43 12 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Salerno, Italy
Jan 45 Home Forces UK

 

Batteries

Sep 39 39, 40, 57, 58
Jul 40 39, 40, 57

 

Equipment

Apr 41 20mm Breda, 40mm Bofors
Jan 43 36 x 40mm Bofors