Anti Aircraft Artillery

Some articles on artillery, anti aircraft artillery:

108th Air Defense Artillery Brigade (United States) - History - World War II
... The 108th Air Defense Artillery Brigade traces its lineage to the 514th Coast Artillery Regiment (Antiaircraft), which was formed in Schenectady, New York in October, 1923 ... was reorganized as the 108th Coast Artillery Group (Antiaircraft) on 3 January 1943 at Camp Davis, North Carolina, and again reorganized as the 108th Antiaircraft. 1/514th CAR (AA) became 217th Coast Artillery Battalion on 20 January 1943, and was again redesignated as 217th Anti Aircraft Artillery Battalion on 28 June 1943 ...
142nd Field Artillery Regiment (United States) - Reorganization Following World War II
... Following World War II, the 142nd Field Artillery Group was reorganized in the Arkansas Guard, consisting of 6 battalions, 3 artillery battalions and 3 antiaircraft artillery battalions ... Headquarters Company Station 142nd Field Artillery Group Headquarters and Headquarters Battery Fayetteville 709th FA Battalion Headquarters and ...

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