84 (Sussex) Medium Regiment RA(TA)

84 (Sussex) Medium Regiment RA(TA) was converted from 58 (Sussex) Field Regiment RA(TA) in December 1943. The Regiment went into suspended animation in April 1946 and was reconstituted as 258 (Sussex) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA) in January 1947.

Dec 43 Formed from 58 Field Regiment Felixstowe, Suffolk, UK
Dec 43 30 Corps UK
Apr 44 2 Army UK
Jun 44 5 Army Group RA Bayeux, France
Aug 44 5 Army Group RA Falaise Pocket, France
Sep 44 Guards Armoured Division Brussels
Sep 44 Guards Armoured Division Nijmegen, Holland
Oct 44 59 Army Group RA Groesbeek, Holland
Dec 44 US 84 Division Brunssum, Holland
Dec 44 Guards Armoured Division Tilburg, Holland
Feb 45 5 Army Group RA Eindhoven, Holland
Mar 45 5 Army Group RA Rhine crossing, Germany
May 45 51 Infantry Division Bremervorde, Germany

 

Batteries

Dec 43 250, 251

 

Equipment

Jan 44 16 x 5.5 inch Guns
Mar 44 AEC Matador gun tractors
Sep 44 2 x Sherman Observation Post tanks

 

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45