149 (Sherwood Foresters) Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA)

149 (Sherwood Foresters) Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA) was converted from 40 Searchlight Regiment in June 1943 at Holywood. The Regiment was placed in suspended animation in February 1946 and was re-constituted as 575 (6th Battalion The Sherwood Foresters) Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA) in January 1947.

Jun 43 Formed from 40 Searchlight Regiment Holywood, Co. Down, UK
Jul 43 Home Forces East Anglia, UK
Aug 43 55 Infantry Division UK
Dec 43 2 Army UK
Jun 44 107 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 2 Army Normandy, France
Aug 44 1 Canadian Army France
Sep 44 1 Canadian Army Dunkirk, France
Mar 45 1 Canadian Army Rhine bridges, Holland/Germany
Apr 45 1 Canadian Army Frisia, Holland

 

Batteries

Jun 43 501, 502, 503
Feb 44 80, 283, 502

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45