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

(Title granted February 1942)

Sep 39 Western Command Liverpool, Merseyside, UK
Sep 39 Home Forces UK
Jan 40 Home Forces UK (cadre taken to form 73 Medium Regiment)
Nov 40 Middle East Forces N Africa
Jan 41 HO Troops Sudan Sudan
Mar 41   Keren, Eritrea
Aug 41 British Troops Egypt N Africa
Oct 41 8 Army N Africa
Jun 42 Captured Tobruk, Libya
Feb 43 Home Forces (reformed) UK
May 44 2 Army UK
Jun 44 4 Army Group RA NW Europe

 

Batteries

Sep 39 233, 234 (West Lancs)
Dec 40 233
Feb 41 233, 212
Jun 41 233, 234

 

Equipment

Nov 41 8 x 4.5 inch Guns, 8 x 6 inch Howitzers
Feb 43 5.5 inch Guns