79 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA)

79 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA) was formed in July 1941 at Meriden, with three batteries. The Regiment was disbanded in July 1944 in the Middle East.

Jul 41 Formed Meriden, Warwickshire, UK
Jul 41 Home Forces UK
Nov 42 PAI (Persia And Iraq) Force Iraq
Jul 44 Disbanded  

 

Batteries

Jul 41 247, 248, 249
Feb 42 247, 248, 249, 470
May 42 247, 248, 249

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45