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    War Diary: 99th HAA Regiment

    Month and year: April 1944

    The 99th Heavy Anti-Aircraft (London Welsh) Regiment April 1944 war diary covers the units move from Sussex to Eastbourne

    National Archive Reference: WO 171/1149

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    PlaceDateHourSummary of Events and Information
    Eastbourne1st9.9 HAA Regt RA under comd 101 AA. Bde moved from Possingworth Camp West
    Blackboys, Nr.Uckfield, Sussex to EASTBOURNE. HQ established at
    The Morrings, St.John's Road, Eastbourne.
    7thW.O.P.O. No. 37 AA Received. Four officers to be posted in - details as
    follows:- 2 from 153 (M) HAA Regt. 1 from 143(M) HAA Regt and 1 from
    150(M) HAA Regt RA.
    1stUnit Censorship brought into force.
    15thC.O. visited Advanced HQ 76 AA Bde and received instructions that the
    Regt was to be lent to this Bde as an assault or follow up unit for
    Exercise "Overlord".
    20thThe Regt moved from Eastbourne to Southend-on-Sea and came under comd
    76 AA Bde.
    Strength of Officers as at 30 Apr 44 - 46 and 2 Norwegian Offrs.