Print this page

Squadrons 41 to 50

Dates Location Higher Formation / Notes
. . .
. 41 Squadron .
Late 1965 England: Tidworth. Formed  .
Late 1965 Borneo: Labuan Island .
. . .
. 41 Squadron .
1967.06.01 England: Mons Bks, Aldershot. Formed   .
. 1993: ?? .
. . .
. . .
. 42 Squadron (GT) .
1965.07.15 England: Catterick Northern Command: 
. 1965: Cyprus (Emergency Tour) UNFICYP
. Jul 66 - Jan 67: Cyprus  UNFICYP
. Jun 68 - Jan 69: Cyprus (HQ & 2 Troops only) UNFICYP
. 17 Aug - 8 Dec 69: Northern Ireland: .
. 1 Jul - 22 Jul 70: Northern Ireland: .
. 28 May - 29 Aug 74: Northern Ireland: Province wide .
. 7 May - 31 Jul 75: Northern Ireland: Province wide .
. 1 Apr 77: Renamed 42 Squadron AMF(L) .
1977.04.01 England: Bulford Logistic Support Bn AMF (L)
. Dec 90 - ??: Saudi Arabia .
. 1993: ?? .
. . .
. . .
. 43 Movement Control Squadron .
1965.07.15? Germany: Dusseldorf Airport 23 Regiment
. . .
. 43 Squadron  .
1978 England: Shorncliffe .
. . .
. 43 Transport & Movement Squadron  .
. 1993: ?? .
. . .
. . .
. 44 MC Squadron .
1965.07.15 Germany: Bielefeld 25 Regiment
. Early 1967: Absobed into HQ 25 Regiment .
. . .
. 44 Squadron .
c1975 Blackdown Bks, Deepcut  .
c1982 England: Sandhurst .
. 1993: Renamed 44 Squadron RLC .
. . .
. . .
. 45 MC Squadron .
1965.07.15 Germany:  24 Regiment for local admin only
. . .
. 45 Squadron .
1976.05.01 England: Arborfield Transport Support Unit
. 1984: ?? .
. . .
. . .
. 46 Squadron (LCT) .
c1965 England: Gosport .
. . .
. 46 Squadron (Motor Coach) .
1966.04.01 Singapore: Formed  32 Regiment: 
. Civilianised Squadron, many of the drivers are ex soldiers from other Squadrons. .
. . .
. 46 Squadron .
?? England: York .
. 1993: ?? .
. . .
. . .
. 47 Squadron Air Despatch .
1965.07.15 England: RAF Abingdon, Benson & Colerne. From 47 Company (Air Despatch) RASC  14 Air Dispatch Regiment
c1966/67 England: RAF Abingdon & Lyneham 14 Air Dispatch Regiment
. 1 Nov 67: Sqn came under command the School of Transport, to carry out the function of a specialist Air Despatch Wing School of Transport
1968.01.08 England: RAF Lyneham (Sqn HQ & 381 & 386 AD Troops), RAF Fairford (1 AD Troop) .
1974 England: RAF Lyneham  14 Air Dispatch Regiment
. 1975: Came under command 29 Movement Control Regiment 29 Movement Control Regt
. Jul 76: 29 Regt renamed 29 Transport & Movement Regiment .
. 1993: Higher Formation 29 Transport & Movement Regiment
. 5 Apr 93: ?? .
. . .
. . .
. 48 Squadron  .
?? England: Colchester  .
. . .
. . .
. 49 Movement Control Squadron .
1965 England: AIROP's cell, Squadron H.Q. and stores at H.Q, Southern Command and detachments at Devizes (M.C.C.P.), and at the R.A.F. airfields at Abingdon, Benson, Colerne and Lyneham. Formed from No 1 Strategic Reserve Movement Control Squadron, R.E. 14 Air Despatch Regiment: The primary role of the Sqn is the mounting of the Strategic Reserve
. 1968: Combined with 50 MC Sqn to form 49/50 Movement Control Squadron .
1978/79 England: Bulford .
. . .
. . .
. 49/50 Movement Control Squadron .
1968 - 1971  England: Prince Maurice Bks, Devizies. Formed by amalgamation of 49 & 50 MC Sqns 29 Regiment
. . .
. . .
. 50 Movement Control Squadron .
1965.07.15 England: Marchwood. Formed from 2 Strategic Reserve MC Sqn RE Independent Unit: 
. 6 Jun 66: Came under command 27 Regiment 27 Regiment
. Late 66: Came under command HQ Air Despatch Group? .
1968.02.01 England: Prince Maurice Bks, Devizies 27 Regiment
. 1968: Combined with 49 MC Sqn to form 49/50 Movement Control Squadron .
. Apr 1968: Came under command of 2 Transport Group, Salisbury 2 Transport Group
1971.09 England: RAF South Cerney 29 MC Regiment 
19?? England: Duke of Gloucester Bks, South Cerney 29 MC Regiment 
. July 76: 29 Regt renamed 29 Tpt & Mov Regt .
. c1977: U/C Logistic Support Bn AMF (L) for operations .
. 1990 - Nov 90: Saudi Arabia 10 Transport Group: Relieved by 59 MC Sqn
. 1993: Higher Formation 29 Transport & Movement Regiment
. 5 Apr 93: Renamed 50 Movement Control Squadron RLC .
. . .
. . .

Previous page: Squadrons 31 to 40
Next page: Squadrons 51 to 60