39 (The Lancashire Fusiliers) Searchlight Regiment RA(TA)

Aug 40Formed from 39 Anti-Aircraft Battalion Royal Engineers
Aug 40Batteries detached to Lincolnshire, Dorset & Orkney.
RHQ at Flixton
Manchester, UK
Apr 4153 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 4 Anti-Aircraft DivisionLiverpool, Merseyside, UK
May 4253 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 4 Anti-Aircraft DivisionPreston, Lancashire, UK
Nov 4253 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 4 Anti-Aircraft DivisionTodmorden, Yorkshire, UK
Mar 4361 Anti-Aircraft BrigadeSwansea, Glamorgan, UK
May 43Became 7th Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers

 

Batteries

Aug 40354, 355, 356, 357
Dec 42355, 357, 435, 499
Jan 43355, 357, 423, 499
Jan 43355, 357, 474, 499
Feb 43RHQ, 474
Mar 43HQ for independent batteries including 355 & 557 Batteries