2 Survey Regiment RA

 

2 Survey Regiment RA was formed from 1 Survey Regiment in September 1939. In February 1946 the survey units were re-designated observation units. The Regiment was re-designated 52 Observation Regiment RA in April 1947.

Sep 39 Formed from part of 1 Survey Regiment UK
Sep 39 Home Forces UK
Nov 39 British Expeditionary Force France
May 40 Home Forces UK
Apr 43 War Office Control South Africa
Jun 43 War Office Control Deolali, India
Aug 43 15 Indian Corps Ranchi, India
Oct 43 151 Sub Area India
Jul 44 15 Indian Corps India
Oct 44 15 Indian Corps Arakan, Burma (Myanmar)
Jul 45 34 Indian Corps India

 

Batteries

Sep 39 A Survey, B Flash Spotting
Aug 43 A2, B2
Sep 43 1, 2
Jan 44 A, B
Feb 44 43, 44

 

 

The Royal Artillery 1939-45