52 (Queens Edinburgh, Royal Scots) Searchlight Regiment RA(TA) formed in August 1940 by the transfer of 4/5 (Queen’s Edinburgh) Battalion, The Royal Scots (The Royal Regiment) (52 Searchlight Regiment) (TA) to the RA. The Regiment was converted to 130 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA in March 1942. It was re-constituted as 587 (Queen’s Edinburgh Royal Scots) Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA) in January 1947.
|3 Sep 39||4/5th Battalion Royal Scots (52 Searchlight Regiment)||Edinburgh, UK|
|Aug 40||Became 52 (Queen’s Edinburgh, Royal Scots) Searchlight Regiment RA(TA)||Forth defences, UK|
|Aug 40||52 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 3 Anti-Aircraft Division||Scottish Borders, UK|
|Mar 42||Became 130 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment|
|Sep 39||405, 406, 407|
|May 41||405, 406, 407, 531|