18 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA)

18 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA) was formed with two batteries at Glasgow, in December 1938. The Regiment was placed in suspended animation in November 1946. It was re-constituted as 518 Light Anti-Aircraft/Searchlight Regiment RA(TA) in January 1947.

Sep 39 Scottish Command Glasgow, UK
Jun 42 10 Army Iraq
Sep 42 PAI Force Iraq
Feb 43 5 Infantry Division Syria
Jun 43 5 Infantry Division N Africa
Jul 43 5 Infantry Division Sicily
Sep 43 5 Infantry Division Italy
Jul 44 5 Infantry Division Palestine
Feb 45 5 Infantry Division Italy
Mar 45 5 Infantry Division NW Europe

 

Batteries

Sep 39 54, 56, 99, 139
Apr 41 54, 56, 99, 139, 252
Aug 41 56, 99, 139, 252
Dec 42 99, 139, 252

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45