National Archive Reference: WO 171/1149
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|Place||Date||Hour||Summary of Events and Information|
|SOMMERVIEU||5||Two offrs reported to HQ 5AGRA for one week's attachment to Medium Regt.|
|12||Two offrs reported to HQ 5AGRA for one week's attachment to Medium Regt.|
|15||1200||76 AA Bde ceases to be under comd Second Army and becomes under camd|
|GHQ AA Tps.|
|18||One subaltern posted in from 36 R.H.U.|
|Two offrs reported to HQ 5AGRA for one week's attachment to Medium Regt.|
|26||Two offrs reported to HQ 5AGRA for one week's attachment to Medium Regt.|
|CHERBOURG||26/27||The Regt released from 76 AA Bde (Br Sector) and reverted under comd|
|101 AA Bde (ex U.K). Relieved by 121 HAA Regt in present location.|
|Regt moved to CHERBOURG in sup of IX Air Def Comd - to provide AA Def|
|for the port of CHERBOURG. HQ established at 1 Rue de l'Avant Port, |
CHERBOURG (O.142234). Btys deployed as follows:-
|302 Bty - O.186150. Sites.No.4 (O.179175). No.17 - O.186150)|
|303 Bty - O.145180. Sites No.2 (O.154198). No. 3 (O.141178) |
318 Bty - O.200188. Sites No.1 (O.200188). No.18. (O.151217)
|99 HAA Wksp REME O.163145. 1671 Arty Pl RASC - O.158153|