35 (1st Surrey Rifles) Searchlight Regiment RA (TA) formed in August 1940 by the transfer of 35 (1st Surrey Rifles) Anti-Aircraft Battalion Royal Engineers (TA) to the RA. The Regiment served in 38 and then 27 Anti-Aircraft Brigades in the UK until converted to Light Anti-Aircraft. 35 (1st Surrey Rifles) Searchlight Regiment RA (TA) was converted to 129 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA in March 1942. It was re-constituted as 570 (1st Surrey Rifles) Light Anti-Aircraft/Searchlight Regiment RA (TA) in January 1947.
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|Aug 40||Formed from 35 Anti-Aircraft Battalion Royal Engineers||Camberwell, London, UK|
|Aug 40||1 Anti-Aircraft Division, 38 Anti-Aircraft Brigade||London, UK|
|Dec 41||5 Anti-Aircraft Division, 27 Anti-Aircraft Brigade||Portsmouth, Hampshire, UK|
|Mar 42||Became 129 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment|
|Aug 40||340, 341, 342, 343|
|Jan 42||340, 341, 343|