57 (Glasgow) Searchlight Regiment RA (TA) formed in August 1940 by the transfer of 5/8th Battalion The Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) (57 Searchlight Regiment) (TA) to the RA. It served in Anti-Aircraft Command in Scotland until December 1942 in both 3 and 12 Anti-Aircraft Divisions and 6 AA Group.. Then the unit was moved to the North West of England. The Regiment was converted to 147 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment in March 1943. It was re-constituted as 592 (Glasgow) Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA (TA) in January 1947.
Illustrations of the formation badges under which a unit served or supported are given. This is no guarantee that the unit used this formations badge.
|Sep 39||8th Battalion Cameronians (57 Searchlight)||Glasgow, UK|
|Aug 40||Became 57 (Glasgow) Searchlight Regiment RA(TA)|
|Aug 40||3 Anti-Aircraft Division, 52 Light Anti-Aircraft Brigade||Western Scotland|
|Nov 40||12 Anti-Aircraft Division, 63 Anti-Aircraft Brigade||Western Scotland|
|Nov 42||6 Anti-Aircraft Group, 42 Anti-Aircraft Brigade||Eastern Scotland|
|Dec 42||4 Anti-Aircraft Group, 57 Anti-Aircraft Brigade||North West England|
|Mar 43||Became 147 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment|
|Sep 39||420, 421, 422, 423|
|Feb 42||423, 535|
|Feb 43||359, 423, 516, 535|