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17th/21st Lancers

Dates Locations Higher Formation/Remarks
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. 17th/21st Lancers .
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1945.05 Austria Tank Regt
1946.10 Greece .
1947.10 Suez Canal Zone Armoured Car Regiment
1947.01? Palestine: Tiberius .
1948 England: Catterick RAC Training Regt
1951.12 Germany: York Barracks, Munster 20 Armoured Brigade
1957.08 Germany: Barker Barracks, Paderborn 4 Guards Brigade Group
1959.12 England: Piddlehinton .
. Feb 60: Sailed on HMT 'Oxfordshire' .
1960.03 Hong Kong: Sek Kong Camp, New Territories .
1961.10 Aden: Falaise Lines (HQ, A Sqn & B Sqn) (A & B Sqns rotating on LSTs in Persian Gulf) Tank Regt Centurion
. C Sqn: Hong Kong: Sek Kong Camp, New Territories .
. Oct 62: HQ, A Sqn & B Sqn sailed on HMT 'Nevasa' for England .
1962.10 England: Aliwal Barracks, Tidworth? Carlisle? For 6 weeks leave .
1962.12 Germany: Athlone Barracks, Sennelager 20 Armoured Brigade Group
. Jan 63: C Sqn rejoins regiment .
1968.03 Northern Ireland: Lisanelly Barracks, Omagh .
. 1970: B Sqn - Libya .
1971.11 Germany: .
. 5 Oct - 7 Feb 73: Northern Ireland, Gosford Castle: A Squadron .
1972.11 Germany: Northampton Barracks, Wolfenbuttel 4 Armoured Brigade
. 7 Feb - 5 Jun 73: Northern Ireland, Gosford Castle: B Squadron .
. 5 Jun - 3 Oct 73: Northern Ireland, Gosford Castle: C Squadron .
. 1 Aug - 2 Dec 73: Northern Ireland, Ballykelly: Air Squadron .
1974.10 Germany: Wessex Barracks, Fallingbostel 11 Armoured Brigade
. 3 Nov 75 - 3 Mar 76: Northern Ireland, City Centre/Markets .
1977.12 England: Bovington Camp RAC Centre Regiment
1980.11 Germany: Swinton Barracks, Munster .
. 1 Jan 81: Joined 4 Armoured Brigade 4 Armoured Brigade
. 5 Dec 82 - 17 Feb 83: Northern Ireland, Maze: A Squadron .
. 1985: Equipped with Challenger .
1987 England: Cambrai Barracks, Catterick?? Tank Training Regt
1990.11 England: Bhurtpore Barracks, Tidworth: Tank role 1 Inf Brigade
. 25 June 1993: Amalgamated with 16th/5th The Queen's Royal Lancers, to form The Queen's Royal Lancers .
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