87 Searchlight Regiment RA (TA)

87 Searchlight Regiment RA (TA) was formed in January 1941 with four batteries, at Burnley. The Regiment spent 14 months in the 4 Anti-Aircraft Division of Anti-Aircraft Command before converting to Light Anti-Aircraft. 87 Searchlight Regiment RA (TA) was converted in March 1942 to 128 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment.

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Jan 41   Formed Burnley, Lancashire, UK
Jan 41 4 AA Div 87 Searchlight Regiment RA (TA) 4 Anti-Aircraft Division, 53 Anti-Aircraft Brigade North MidlandsUK
Mar 42   Became 128 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment  



Jan 41 529, 532, 533, 534


The Royal Artillery 1939-45