3 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA

3 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA was formed at the RA Depot in Woolwich in September 1941 with one battery and sent to Gibraltar. On arrival a further two batteries joined the Regiment. The Regiment returned to the UK in August 1943, joining Anti-Aircraft Command. 3 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA was re-designated in April 1947 as 62 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA.

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Sep 41   Formed Woolwich, London, UK
Sep 41   Home Forces UK
Sep 41   Gibraltar Command Gibraltar
Aug 43 Anti-Aircraft Command 3 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA 35 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 2 Anti-Aircraft Group South East England
Jan 44 Anti-Aircraft Command 35 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 6 Anti-Aircraft Group South East England

 

Batteries

Sep 41 126
Oct 41 9, 114, 126

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45