31 (City of London Rifles) Searchlight Regiment RA(TA)

31 (City of London Rifles) Searchlight Regiment RA(TA) formed in August 1940 by the transfer of 31 (City of London Rifles) Anti-Aircraft Battalion Royal Engineers (TA) to the RA. The Regiment was converted to 123 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA in February 1942. It was re-constituted as 566 (City of London Rifles)  Light Anti-Aircraft/Searchlight Regiment RA(TA) in January 1947.

Aug 40 Formed from 31 Anti-Aircraft Battalion Royal Engineers Sutton, London, UK
Aug 40 27 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Portsmouth, Hampshire, UK
Feb 42 Became 123 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment  

 

Batteries

Aug 40 324, 325, 326, 327

 

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45