81 Searchlight Regiment RA(TA)

81 Searchlight Regiment RA(TA) was formed in November 1940 with two batteries, at Kes, Truro. It was converted to 131 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment in March 1942.

Nov 40 Formed Truro, Cornwall, UK
Nov 40 55 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 8 Anti-Aircraft Division Cornwall, UK
Apr 41 55 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 8 Anti-Aircraft Division North Devon, UK
Dec 41 29 Anti-Aircraft Brigade, 6 Anti-Aircraft Division Clacton, Essex, UK
Mar 42 Became 131 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment  

 

Batteries

Nov 40 482, 509
Apr 41 482, 509, 545, 555

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45