Formed 7 Jan 41 at Papakura Camp. Sailed from Wellington on 7 April on Nieuw Amsterdam to Singapore and arrived in Egypt with the 5th Reinforcements May 1941. Could not get its proper Bofors guns and equipment until it reached a theatre of operations so it trained with 18-pounders.
Original Commander: LtCol KWR Glasgow
G Troop was reactivated in 1997 in order to operate the Very Low Level Air Defence System for the New Zealand Army.