6 Medium Regiment RA

6 Medium Brigade was re-designated 6 Medium Regiment RA in May 1938. The Regiment was disbanded in January 1940 and re-formed in September with four batteries. In April 1947 the Regiment was re-designated 18 Medium Regiment RA with 18 and 52 Batteries.

Sep 39 Dehli Area India
Jan 40 Disbanded  
Sep 40 Reformed Cambellpore, India
Mar 42 23 Indian Division Ranchi, India
May 42 36 Indian Infantry Brigade India
Sep 42 15 Indian Corps India
Sep 43 26 Indian Division Chittagong, India
May 44 26 Indian Division India
Oct 44 15 Indian Corps Arakan, Burma (Myanmar)
Jun 45 59 Army Group RA Secunderabad, India

 

Batteries

Sep 39 18, 19, 23/24
Sep 40 18 (Quebec), 19 (Niagra), 23/24, 245
May 41 18, 23/24, 245
19 Battery to Iraq
Feb 44 18, 19, 23/24
245 Battery renamed 19 Battery
Jan 45 18, 19, 23

 

Equipment

1944 5.5 inch guns & 7.2 inch Howitzers

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45