59 (Warwickshire) Searchlight Regiment RA(TA)

59 (Warwickshire) Searchlight Regiment RA(TA) formed in November 1938 by the transfer and expansion of 399 Anti-Aircraft Company, 58 (Middlesex) Anti-Aircraft Battalion Royal Engineers (TA) to the RA. The Regiment was converted in April 1943 to 148 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment. It was re-constituted as 594 (Warwickshire) Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA(TA) in January 1947.

Nov 38 54 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 4 Anti-Aircraft Division Birmingham, UK
Nov 40 Orkney & Shetland Defences Orkney & Shetland, UK
Aug 42 36 Anti-Aircraft Brigade East Scotland
Apr 43 Became 148 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment Holywood, Devonshire, UK

 

Batteries

Nov 38 399, 427, 428
Mar 42 399, 427, 428, 516
Feb 43 399, 427, 428

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45