53 (Worcestershire Yeomanry) Air Landing Light Regiment RA

53 Air Landing Light Regiment was formed in November 1943 from 53 Anti-Tank Regiment with three batteries. Post war it was placed in suspended animation until re-formed in January 1947. In April that year it was re-designated 33 Airborne Light Regiment RA.

Nov 43 Formed from 53 Anti-Tank Regiment  
Nov 43 6 Airborne Division UK
Jun 44 6 Airborne Division France
Sep 44 6 Airborne Division UK
Dec 44 6 Airborne Division NW Europe
Feb 45 6 Airborne Division UK
Mar 45 6 Airborne Division NW Europe
May 45 6 Airborne Division UK

 

Batteries

Nov 43 210, 211, 212

 

Equipment

Nov 43 75mm Pack Hows

 

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45