68 (4th West Lancashire) Medium Regiment RA(TA)

(Title granted February 1942)

Sep 39Western CommandLiverpool, Merseyside, UK
Sep 39Home ForcesUK
Jan 40Home ForcesUK (cadre taken to form 73 Medium Regiment)
Nov 40Middle East ForcesN Africa
Jan 41HO Troops SudanSudan
Mar 41Keren, Eritrea
Aug 41British Troops EgyptN Africa
Oct 418 ArmyN Africa
Jun 42CapturedTobruk, Libya
Feb 43Home Forces (reformed)UK
May 442 ArmyUK
Jun 444 Army Group RANW Europe

 

Batteries

Sep 39233, 234 (West Lancs)
Dec 40233
Feb 41233, 212
Jun 41233, 234

 

Equipment

Nov 418 x 4.5 inch Guns, 8 x 6 inch Howitzers
Feb 435.5 inch Guns