74 Medium Regiment RA was formed from a cadre from 144 Field Regiment RA(TA)with two batteries in January 1940 at Preston Park, Brighton. It moved with 1 Army to North Africa in December 1942. From there, it went to Italy in September 1943. 74 Medium Regiment RA was disbanded in December 1945.
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|Jan 40||Formed from cadre 144 Field Regiment||Brighton, Sussex, UK|
|Jan 40||Home Forces||UK|
|Dec 42||1 Army||N Africa|
|Jul 43||Allied Forces HQ||N Africa|
|Sep 43||2 Army Group RA||Salerno, Italy|
|May 44||2 Army Group RA||Cassino, Italy|
|Jan 40||A, B|
|Mar 42||P, Q|
|Jan 43||99, 100|
|Mar 45||5.5 inch gun|