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5th Royal Tank Regiment

Dates Locations Higher Formation/Remarks
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. 5th Royal Tank Regiment .
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1945 Germany: 22 Armoured Brigade
1946 Germany: Newcastle Barracks, Hamm? Hohne?? 22 Armoured Brigade
?? Germany: Rotenburg 7 Armoured Brigade
1948 Germany: Caen Barracks, Hohne 7 Armoured Brigade
1953.08 England: .
1953.11 Korea 1 Commonwealth Division
1954.12 Libya: Cyrenica 25 Armoured Brigade Group
1957.03 England: Bourlon Barracks, Catterick RAC training regiment
1959.11 Germany: Lumsden Barracks, Fallingbostel 7 Armoured Brigade
. 1 Jul 60: Amalgamated at Lumsden Barracks, Fallingbostel with 8th Royal Tank Regiment without change of title .
1965.02 England: Bhurtpore Barracks, Tidworth: Tank converting to Recce Role one sqn at a time 3 Division
. 1965: Libya 'Ex Dazzle' .
. 1965?: B Sqn became RAC Airportable Sqn .
. Feb 66 - Sept 66: Borneo (H Sqn) .
. Apr 67 - July 67: Aden (B Sqn) .
1968.01 Germany: Northampton Barracks, Wolfenbuttel 1 (BR) Corps: Recce Role
. 7 Dec 69: Disbanded in Germany .
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