Go to it Gunners

War Diary for HQ RA 6th Airborne Division

 

May 1943

 

12th – Syrencote House, Netheravon, Wilts
Unit formed. See War Office letter 20/Misc/2371 (A.G.6a) dated 22 May 43.

 

June 1943

 

11th – Syrencote House, Netheravon, Wilts
Lt. Col. J.S.L. Norris, MC, RA joined for duty as CRA from 133 Field Regt RA. See War Office letter P/17089/16 (A.G.6P) dated 5 Jun 43.

July 1943

 
8th - Syrencote House, Netheravon, Wilts
2nd Airlanding Lt. A.A. Bty RA came under command HQ RA 6 Airborne Div. (6 Airborne Div letter 1041/G(Ops) dated 2 Jul 43 refers).

9th - Syrencote House, Netheravon, Wilts
3rd and 4th Airlanding A/Tk Btys RA arrived BULFORD and came under command HQ RA 6 Airborne Div.

 

October 1943

 

27th - Bulford

53 A/Tk Regt RA moved to Marlborough Barracks Bulford and came under Comd this HQ for conversion to Airldg Light Regt RA. Authority HOFOR GO 1195 of 211925.