85 (City of London) Medium Regiment RA(TA)

85 (City of London) Medium Regiment RA(TA) was converted from 53 (City of London) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA) in August 1944. It was initially designated A Medium Regiment but re-designated a week later as 85 Medium. The Regiment went into suspended animation in March 1946 and was reconstituted as 453 (City of London) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA) in January 1947.

Aug 44 Formed from 53 Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment Poona, India
Aug 44 9 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Secunderabad, India
Dec 44 RA Training HQ 40 Ranchi, India
May 45 59 Army Group RA India

 

Batteries

Aug 44 157, 158

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45