87 Medium Regiment RA was formed from batteries from 63 and 70 Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiments in August 1944. It was initially designated C Medium Regiment but re-designated a week later as 87 Medium. RHQ 87 Medium Regiment RA was disbanded in April 1945. The Batteries were reconstituted as 463 (Durham) and 470 (3rd West Lancashire) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiments RA (TA) in January 1947.
Illustrations of the formation badges under which a unit served or supported are given. This is no guarantee that the unit used this formations badge.
|Aug 44||Formed from 63 & 70 Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiments|
|Aug 44||9 Anti-Aircraft Brigade||Poona, India|
|Dec 44||101 Lines of Communication||Ranchi, India|
|Mar 45||256 Lines of Communication||India|
|May 45||202 Lines of Communication||India|
|Aug 44||63, 70|