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York and Lancaster Regiment

Dates Locations Higher Formation/Remarks
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. 1st Battalion, York and Lancaster Regiment .
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1945.03.03 NW Europe 15 Infantry Brigade
1945 Germany: 2 Division
. 1947: Germany: Bradbury Barracks, Krefeld 4 Infantry Brigade
. May 1948: Germany: Spey Barracks, Buxtehude Hamburg Sub Area
. 25 Sept 48: amalgamated with 2nd Battalion without change of title .
. 1949: Germany: Spey Barracks, Buxtehude 31 Lorried Infantry Brigade
. Jan 50: Germany: Charles Barracks, Brunswick 91 Lorried Infantry Brigade
1953.01 England: .
1953.04 Sudan: Khartoum .
1954.05 Egypt: Canal Zone, Gebeit then Fayid .
1955 England: .
. Nov 56 - Dec 56: Suez .
1958.06 Aden .
1958.12 England: Streatlam Camp, Barnard Castle .
1959.07 Berlin: Wavell Barracks Berlin Infantry Brigade Group
1960.11 Germany: Waterloo Barracks, Munster 6 Infantry Brigade Group
1962.11 England: .
. 1963 - 1964: Swaziland .
1965.03 Cyprus: Salamanca Barracks, Episkopi .
. Feb 66 - May 66: Aden: (B Coy) .
1968 England: North Weald, Essex .
. 7 Dec 68: disbanded at North Weald, Essex .
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. 2nd Battalion, York and Lancaster Regiment .
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1945 India .
1947 England: .
. 25 Sep 48: disbanded (technically "amalgamated" with 1st Battalion) .
1952.04.16 Reformed in England .
1952.04 ? .
1955.07.18 Disbanded (PSA) .
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