6th Armoured Division



These following pictures are of a Light Anti Aircraft battery attached to the 6th Armoured Division.

51st (Devon) Light Anti Aircraft Regiment Royal Artillery 152 Battery Paignton

Dates and locations of the regiment are as follows:

September 1939 Home forces United Kingdom

November 1939 2nd Anti Aircraft Brigade France

June 1940 Home forces United Kingdom

June 1942 6th Armoured Division United Kingdom

November 1942 6th Armoured Division North Africa

March 1944 6th Armoured Division Italy

November 1944 8th Army Italy

First three pictures are taken in the United Kingdom

Next two are taken in North Africa

These four are taken in Italy

Note the jeep below with the 8th Army divisional badge.


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