27 (London Electrical Engineers) Searchlight Regiment RA(TA)

Aug 40 Formed from 27 Anti-Aircraft Battalion
Royal Engineers
 
Aug 40 47 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Southampton, Hampshire, UK
Feb 41 2 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Cairo, Egypt
May 41 304 Battery to Crete Crete
May 41 2 troops 306 Battery in Tobruk Tobruk, Libya
Oct 41 Regiment re-united – 2 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Egypt
Jun 42 Detachments at Tobruk & Alamein,
remainder Egypt
Libya & Egypt
Jan 43 RHQ & 2 batteries Egypt,
1 battery Tripoli, 1 battery Benghazi
 
Jan 44 Reduced to 2 batteries, Egypt & the Levant  
Jun 45 Suspended animation  

 

Batteries

Aug 40 304, 305, 306, 390
Jan 44 304, 305, 306, 390, 484 (attached)
Sep 44 304, 305, 306