242 Heavy Anti-Aircraft Battery R.A.T.A, 1939, Old Comrades Association Records

Scope and Content

242 Heavy Anti-Aircraft Battery Old Comrades Association newsletters.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Battery was formed in 1938 as an Officer Producing Unit. The majority of those who joined in 1938/1939 were commissioned and served in all theatres of war. The Association met for an annual reunion at the Cardiff Athletic Club.



Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information

Donated by a private individual, May 2019.

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Good condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Laura Cunningham for Glamorgan Archives, with reference to DX609.

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.

Appraisal Information

All records which meet the collection policy of Glamorgan Archives have been retained.

Custodial History

The records remained in the custody of the donor until transferred to Glamorgan Archives.


Accruals are not expected.

Related Material

See DX609 for issues 2-4.