4 Royal Horse Artillery

 

Sep 39 RA Group Middle East Egypt
C Battery attached Mobile Division Egypt
Feb 41 British Troops Egypt Benghazi, Libya
Apr 41 7 Support Group N Africa
Feb 42 7 Motorised Brigade Group N Africa
Aug 42 7 Armoured Division N Africa
Sep 42 1 Armoured Division N Africa
Oct 42 1 Armoured Division Alamein, Egypt
Nov 43 Home Forces UK
Mar 44 2 Army UK
Jun 44 2 Army NW Europe

 

Batteries

3 Sep 39 C, F/G
Nov 39 C, F
Apr 42 C, F, 289 Anti-Tank
Aug 42 C, F
Oct 41 C, F, DD

 

Equipment

Sep 39 18 pdrs (wood wheels), Dragon tractors
Jan 40 18/25 pdrs Mk 5P (split trail)
Oct 40 25 pdr Mk2
Sep 42 Stuart Observation Post Tanks
1945 25 pdr Self Propelled Sexton

 

History of DD (Jerboa) Battery, RHA

War diaries 1939 & late ’41 at desertrats.org.uk

War diaries C Battery May 40-Mar 41 & Dec 41 at desertrats.org.uk

War diaries F Battery Nov 41-Jan 42 & Mar-Sep 42 at desertrats.org.uk