8 Survey Regiment RA


8 Survey Regiment RA was formed in February 1941 with three batteries. The Regiment re-organised with two batteries in November 1943 and was disbanded in December 1945.

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Feb 41   Formed Chilton Foliat, Berkshire, UK
Feb 41 Southern Command RA version 8 Survey Regiment RA Southern Command Chilton Foliat, Berkshire, UK
Nov 42 1st Army 1 Army N Africa
Jul 43 Middle East Land Forces Middle East Forces N Africa
Sep 43 8 Army 8 Army Italy
Dec 45   Disbanded  



Feb 41 Survey, Flash Spotting, Sound Ranging
Jul 43 19, 20, 21
Nov 43 53, 54



The Royal Artillery 1939-45