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Dates Location Higher Formation / Notes
     
1 Training Regiment
1946 England: Merebrook Camp, Malvern Formed from 1 Training Battalion
1959.01 England: Southwood Camp, Cove  
  Feb 59: Absorbed 6 Training Regiment 27 & 28 Trg Sqns transferred from 6 Trg Regt
  May 59: Absorbed 9 Training Regiment 57 Training Squadron from 36 Regiment
  1960: 57 Trg Sqn disbanded, C Trg Sqn became 57 Trg Sqn 27, 28 and 57 Trg Sqns
  1962: Regiment absorbed 4 Training Regiment with 55 Training Squadron and 56 (MT) Squadron (which remained at Aldershot). HQ Sqn formed. 27, 28, 55 Trg, 56 (MT), 57 Trg & HQ Sqns
  1963: 56 (MT) Squadron moved to Crookham  
  1968: Regt reorganized and 3 Trg Regt reformed, 56 (MT) Squadron and 57 Trg Sqn transferred to 3 Trg Regt. 27, 28, 57 Trg & HQ Sqns
  1973: 27 Trg Sqn disbanded and HQ Sqn renamed 27 HQ Sqn 28, 57 Trg & 27 (HQ) Sqns
  1977: 1 and 3 Trg Regts reorganised, 55 Trg Sqn transferred to 3 Trg Regt and 56 (MT) Squadron transferred from 3 Trg Regt remaining at Crookham. 28 Trg, 56 (MT) & 27 (HQ) Sqns
1979.02 England: Gibraltar Barracks, Camberley: 56 (MT) Squadron remained at Crookham  28 Trg, 56 (MT) & 27 (HQ) Sqns
  1979: 27 HQ Squadron disbanded and replaced by a HQ Troop 28 Trg, 56 (MT) Sqns
  Sep 79: 56 (MT) Squadron moved to Gibraltar Barracks, Camberley  
  1980: 27 HQ and Volunteer Trg Sqn formed from HQ Troop 28 Trg, 56 (MT) & 27 (HQ) Sqns
  1994: Amalgamated with 3 Training Regiment to form 3 RSME Regiment  
     
1 RSME Regiment
1994 England: Brompton Barracks, Chatham  
  Formed by amalgamation of Depot Regimentand 12 RSME Regiment 24 and 36 Trg Sqns
c2004 England: Brompton Barracks, Chatham 24 and 36 Trg Sqns
     
1 Division Engineers 
1960.07 Germany: HQRE 1 Div at Verden 1, 4 & 7 Fd Sqns and 45 Fd Park Sqn
From 5 Division Engineers
  1961: 7 Fd Sqn transferred to 2 Div. 26 Armd Engr Sqn at Hohne came under command 1 Div. 1 & 4 Fd Sqns, 45 Fd Park Sqn & 26 Armd Engr Sqn
  Jan 62: 4 Fd Sqn moved to Nienburg remained under command. 1 Fd Sqn moved to Nienburg remained under command.  
  1962: HQRE 1 Div moved to Assaye Bks, Nienburg  
1962 Germany: Assaye Barracks, Nienburg  1 & 4 Fd Sqns, 45 Fd Park Sqn & 26 Armd Engr Sqn
  Mar 65: 26 Armd Engr Sqn transferred to 32 Armd Engr Regt. 1 & 4 Fd Sqns, 45 Fd Park Sqn
  Jan 68: 45 Fd Park Sqn became 45 Fd Sp Sqn. 1 & 4 Fd Sqns, 45 Fd Sp Sqn
  Apr 69: Reformed as 21 Engineer Regiment  
     
     
1 Armoured Division Engineer Regiment
1978.04 Germany: Assaye Barracks, Nienburg 1, 4 and 7 Field Sqns and 45 Sp Sqn
From 21 Engineer Regiment 
  28 Mar - 26 Jul 79: Northern Ireland Tour: Lurgan/HMP Maze/Portadown Infantry Role: Less 1 Fd Sqn 
  23 Jun - 25 Oct 78: 1 Sqn Northern Ireland Tour: Ballykelly  
  Apr - Jul 79: 7 Sqn Northern Ireland Tour: Lurgan   
  Apr - Jul 79: 4 Sqn Northern Ireland Tour: Portadown  
  Jul - Nov 79: 45 Sqn Northern Ireland Tour: Maze Prison Guard Force   
  6 Nov 80 - 20 Mar 81: 7 Sqn Northern Ireland Tour: Ballykelly  
  Jan 81: Renamed 21 Engineer Regiment  
     

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