24 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA (TA)

24 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA (TA) was formed at Southampton, in December 1938. The Regiment moved to India in March 1942. It was converted to 24 Light Anti-Aircraft/Anti-Tank Regiment in November 1942. 24 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA (TA) was re-constituted as 524 (Bournemouth) Light Anti-Aircraft/Searchlight Regiment RA (TA) in January 1947.

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Sep 39 Southern Command RA version 24 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA (TA) Southern Command Southampton, Hampshire, UK
Mar 42 21 Indian Corps Eastern Army, 1 Indian Anti-Aircraft Brigade India
Sep 42 21 Indian Corps Eastern Army, 1 Indian Anti-Aircraft Brigade Assam, India
Nov 42   Became 24 Light Anti-Aircraft/Anti-Tank Regiment
2 batteries to 82 Light Anti-Aircraft/Anti-Tank Regiment
 

 

Batteries

Sep 39 76, 77, 78, 86, 87, 88
Nov 39 76, 78, 86, 87, 88
Jul 40 86, 87, 88

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45