location of 51-61, RA 11 in May-June 1940

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location of 51-61, RA 11 in May-June 1940

Post by Kelvin » 25 Jan 2020 14:39

Hi, I know 51-61 companies of 11th Artillery Regiment were equipped with Laffly W15 TCC, I want to know how they distributed, I know at least 2, 3 and 4th Cuirassee Divisions received it, any other Units ? Thank

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Re: location of 51e-61e BACA

Post by Loïc » 25 Jan 2020 18:53

hello

these autonomous batteries (Batteries Antichars Automotrices) of the 11e RA joined :

51e BACA 4e DCr then 8e DLIC 10th june
52e BACA 4e DCr
53e BACA 2e DCr
54e BACA Grpt de Langle de Cary-7e Cuirassiers then with 61e BACA late june at its second formation
55e BACA renumbered 11e BAC/77e RA of the 7e DLM 5th june
56e BACA 241e DLI
57e BACA 3e DCr
58e BACA 3e Bde Légère Méc. then 17e DLI 10th june and after the 17th june, 236e DLI between 12th and 17th june
59e BACA 241e DLI the 13th june then 85e DIA the 19th june
60e BACA 85e DIA the 14th june
61e BACA in Britanny c.18th/20th june with reformed 54e BACA and nucleus of planned 62e 63e BACA having only AAA elements
nucleus of 64e and 65e BACA no datas

from Eric Denis and François Vauvillier GBM 85

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Re: location of 51e-61e BACA

Post by Kelvin » 26 Jan 2020 09:27

Loïc wrote:
25 Jan 2020 18:53
hello

these autonomous batteries (Batteries Antichars Automotrices) of the 11e RA joined :

51e BACA 4e DCr then 8e DLIC 10th june
52e BACA 4e DCr
53e BACA 2e DCr
54e BACA Grpt de Langle de Cary-7e Cuirassiers then with 61e BACA late june at its second formation
55e BACA renumbered 11e BAC/77e RA of the 7e DLM 5th june
56e BACA 241e DLI
57e BACA 3e DCr
58e BACA 3e Bde Légère Méc. then 17e DLI 10th june and after the 17th june, 236e DLI between 12th and 17th june
59e BACA 241e DLI the 13th june then 85e DIA the 19th june
60e BACA 85e DIA the 14th june
61e BACA in Britanny c.18th/20th june with reformed 54e BACA and nucleus of planned 62e 63e BACA having only AAA elements
nucleus of 64e and 65e BACA no datas

from Eric Denis and François Vauvillier GBM 85
Hi, Loic, thank for your help. did Groupement de Langle was armored unit ? Thank

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