38 (The King’s Regiment) Searchlight Regiment RA(TA)

38 (The King’s Regiment) Searchlight Regiment RA(TA) formed in August 1940 by the transfer of 38 (The King’s Regiment) Anti-Aircraft Battalion Royal Engineers (TA) to the RA. The Regiment was converted to 635 Infantry Regiment RA in January 1945. It went to suspended animation in January 1946 and was re-constituted as 573 (The King’s Regiment) (Mixed) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA) in January 1947.

Aug 40 Formed from 38 Anti-Aircraft Battalion Royal Engineers  
Aug 40 50 Anti-Aircraft Brigade Derby, Derbyshire, UK
Jan 45 Became 635 Infantry Regiment RA  

 

Batteries

Aug 40 350, 351, 352, 353

 

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45