51 (Highland) Searchlight Regiment RA(TA)

51 (Highland) Searchlight Regiment RA(TA) formed in August 1940 by the transfer of 51 (Highland) Anti-Aircraft Battalion Royal Engineers (TA) to the RA. The Regiment was converted to 124 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA in February 1942. It was re-constituted as 586 (Highland) Light Anti-Aircraft/Searchlight Regiment RA(TA) in January 1947.

Aug 40 Formed from 51 Anti-Aircraft Battalion Royal Engineers  
Aug 40 52 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 3 Anti-Aircraft Division Dundee, UK
Feb 42 Became 124 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment  

 

Batteries

Aug 40 319, 320, 404

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45