8 Medium Regiment RA

The original 8 Medium Brigade was disbanded in November 1922.  8 Medium Regiment RA was formed in India in September 1941 with two batteries. It was disbanded at Rangoon in February 1946.

Sep 41 Formed Quetta, India
Sep 41 Khojak Brigade India
May 43 160 Lines of Communication Bangalore, India
Dec 43 4 Indian Corps Imphal, Assam, India
Jul 44 33 Indian Corps Burma (Myanmar)
Dec 44 4 Corps Burma (Myanmar)

 

Batteries

Sep 41 246, 247

 

Equipment

Sep 41 6 inch Howitzers
May 43 5.5 inch Guns
Sep 44 5.5 inch Guns & 2 x 7.2 inch Howitzers

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45