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107 RHA (South Notts Hussars Yeomanry)(TA)

Locations

3 Sep 39
Sep 39
Nov 39
Jan 40
Jun 40
Feb 41
Apr 41
Dec 41
Jan 42
Feb 42
Mar 42
Apr 42

Northern Command
1 Cavalry Div
1 Cavalry Div
1 Cavalry Div
British Troops Egypt
British Troops Egypt
Tobruk Garrison
8 Army
8 Army
8 Army
22 Armd Bde Group
Became 107 Fd Rgt RA

Nottingham, UK
Scampston, Yorks, UK
Wragby, Leics, UK
Palestine
Mersa Matruh, Egypt (1)
Suez Canal (2)
Tobruk (3)
Tmini
Nile Delta
Sidi Bishr (Alexandria)
Beni Yusef, Egypt

Batteries

3 Sep 39
24 Mar 42

425, 426
425, 426, 520

Equipment

1939
Nov 39
Feb 40
9 Mar 41
Mar 42

16 x 18 pdr Mk IV & Lorries
18 pdr Mk II
425 Bty 18 pdr Mk IIPA, 426 Bty 4.5 inch Howitzer
25 pdr & Quads, Bren Carrier OP
M3 Stuart & Marmon Harrington OPís

Notes

Known as the "Acorn Gunners" because they kept their original SNH badge instead of the RA one.
1. Took over positions from 1 Fld Rgt
2. Spotting for mines
3. Extra Tp formed with 4.5 inch Hows. Captured Italian guns used for harassing fire