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5th Royal Inniskilling Dragoon Guards

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. 5th Royal Inniskilling Dragoon Guards .
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1945.05 Germany: Kiel Canal area 22 Armoured Brigade
. Late 45: Itzehoe, Schleswig-Holstein 22 Armoured Brigade
1946 Germany:York Barracks, Munster 22 Armoured Brigade
. Feb 47: York Barracks, Munster 7 Armoured Brigade
1948.12 Germany: Barker Barracks, Paderborn 7 Armoured Brigade
. Nov 50: Barker Barracks, Paderborn 33 Armoured Brigade
1951.08 England: Talavera Barracks, Aldershot Embarkation leave
. 29 Oct 51: Left Aldershot for Liverpool and sailed on 'Georgic' for Korea .
1951.12 Korea 1 Commonwealth Division
. 14 Dec 52: Boarded 'Empire Halladale' for Egypt .
1953.01 Egypt: Shandur and Fayid, Canal Zone 25 Armoured Brigade
1954.01 England: Waithwith Camp, Catterick RAC Trg Regiment Role
1957.02 Germany: Athlone Barracks, Sennelager 4 Guards Brigade
. Dec 57: Joined 20 Armoured Brigade Group 20 Armoured Brigade Group
. Feb 60: Joined 4 Guards Brigade Group 4 Guards Brigade Group
. Oct 62: B Sqn moved to Warminster as Demonstration Sqn at the School of Infantry .
1962.11 England: Aliwal Barracks, Tidworth: B Sqn at Warminster 3 Division: Armoured Regt
. Autumn 63: Libya: Ex Triplex West (A & C Sqns) .
. April 64: Libya (A Sqn) .
1964.12 Aden: Falaise Lines (HQ, A Sqn & B Sqn) (A & B Sqns rotating on LSTs in Persian Gulf): C Sqn Hong Kong: Sek Kong Tank Regiment
1965.12 England: on leave (HQ, A Sqn & B Sqn) .
1965.12 Libya: Wavell Barracks, Benghazi: C Sqn(Moved direct from Hong Kong) Armoured Cars
. Jan 66: Wavell Barracks, Benghazi: HQ & B Sqn Armoured Cars
. Jan 66 - Dec 67: Cyprus: Ziyyi Camp: A Sqn UN: Armoured Cars
. Sept 67: Libya: El Adam (C Sqn) .
1967.12 England: Weeton Camp .
1969.03 Germany: Harewood Barracks, Herford: Recce Role 1 (Br) Corps
1970.06 Germany: York Barracks, Munster 4 Guards Brigade
. Oct 73 - May 74: Cyprus: Polemidhia Camp UN tour
1974.12 England: Cambrai Barracks, Catterick: B Sqn - Smuts Barracks, Berlin as Berlin Armoured Sqn RAC Centre Regiment
1976.12 Germany: Imphal Barracks, Osnabruck 2 Armoured Division
. 10 Apr 81 - 25 Aug 81: Northern Ireland, Fermanagh .
. Jan 83: Came under command 12 Bde, 1 Armoured Division 12 Armoured Brigade
1984.11 England: Tidworth .
1986.11 Germany: Barker Barracks, Paderborn 11 Armoured Brigade
. 7 Sep 89 - 17 Jan 90: Northern Ireland .
. 19 Jan - 21 Apr 92: Northern Ireland, Maze .
. 1 August 92: Amalgamated with 4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards, to form The Royal Dragoon Guards .
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