3 (Ulster) Searchlight Regiment RA (SR)

3 (Ulster) Searchlight Regiment RA (SR) was formed in September 1939 in Northern Ireland, with four batteries. The Regiment went to France in December 1939. On return it served in South West England until conversion. 3 (Ulster) Searchlight Regiment RA (SR) was converted to 4 (Ulster) Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment in January 1942.

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.

Sep 39   3 Anti-Aircraft Division, 3 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Belfast, UK
Nov 39   Home Forces Borden, Hampshire, UK
Dec 39   2 Anti-Aircraft Brigade France
Mar 40   5 Anti-Aircraft (Searchlight) Brigade France
May 40   Granted title (Ulster)  
Jun 40 8 AA Div 3 (Ulster) Searchlight Regiment RA (SR) 8 Anti-Aircraft Division, 64 Anti-Aircraft Brigade South West airfields, UK
Jan 42   Became 4 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment  



Sep 39 9, 10, 11, 12



1939 Guy FBX 6×4 Searchlight Lorry



The Royal Artillery 1939-45