Territory Stories

422 Heavy Anti Aircraft Troop

Details:

Title
422 Heavy Anti Aircraft Troop
Collection
WWII Military Units; HistoryNT; Second World War, 1939-1945
Date
2021
Location
32 Mile
Nation of service
Australia
Service
Army
Service branch
Anti-aircraft
Unit
422 Heavy Anti Aircraft Troop
Alternative unit name
427 HAA Troop
Parent unit
5 Heavy Anti Aircraft Battery
Date arrived in NT
1943-02-28
Date left the NT
1943-09-30
History
In February 1943, this Troop took over the 4 3.7 inch Mark II static guns at gun station 431 (H2 or Livingstone) located on the western side of the North South Road, south east of the Hughes field and northeast of Livingstone Strip.
Notes
Metadata: Attribution International 4.0 (CC-BY 4.0) https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
Language
English
Subject
Second World War, 1939-1945; Australia; Army; 427 HAA Troop; 5 Heavy Anti aircraft Battery; 3.7 inch; Anti-aircraft; 422 Heavy Anti Aircraft Troop
File type
image/jpeg
Use
No known copyright
Copyright owner
Australian War Memorial
License
https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/pubic-domain/pdm
Related links
https://www.awm.gov.au/collection/C32309 [Australian War Memorial : Photograph 012714, Second World War, 1939-1945]
Parent handle
https://hdl.handle.net/10070/847750
Citation address
https://hdl.handle.net/10070/848108

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