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28 Regiment

28 Field Engineer Regiment 
Dates Location Sub-units - Remarks
1951.04.15 Libya: 12 Fd and 64 Fd Pk Sqns
Formed for Korea under the auspices of 22 Field Engineer Regiment
1951 Korea  12 & 55 Fd and 64 Fd Pk Sqns
1 Commonwealth Division
1955.04 England: Devizes  12 & 71 Fd and 64 Fd Pk Sqns
1 Infantry Division
1956 Christmas Island 12, 55 & 71 Fd and 64 Fd Pk Sqns
1957 UK 12, 55 & 71 Fd and 64 Fd Pk Sqns
  1957: Disbanded, 12 Fd Sqn amalgamated with 81 Sqn and formed independent squadron for Christmas Island in 1958. 55 Fd Sqn reduced to cadre and transferred to 4 Trg Regt, 71 Fd Sqn and 64 Fd Pk Sqn were disbanded.  
     
28 Amphibious Engineer Regiment 
1970.04 Germany: Bindon Barracks, Hameln Formed: based on 23 Amph Eng Sqn.
23 Amph Eng Sqn
  Aug 70: 64 Amph Eng Sqn formed 23 & 64 Amph Eng Sqns
  Jan 71: 73 Amph Eng Sqn formed. 23, 64 & 73 Amph Eng Sqns
  Jul - Dec 73: 64 Amph Eng Sqn: Northern Ireland Tour: East Belfast 25 Engineer Regiment
Infantry role 
  8 Jun - 8 Nov 74: 73 Amph Eng Sqn: Northern Ireland Tour: Londonderry 26 Engineer Regiment
Infantry role 
  9 Mar - 30 Jun 76: 73 Amph Eng Sqn: Northern Ireland Tour: Londonderry 32 Engineer Regiment
Infantry role 
  1976: 73 Amph Eng Sqn became 73 Indep Fd Sqn and moved to Osnabruck and came under command 5 Field Force. 23 & 64 Amph Eng Sqns
  24 Feb - 23 Jun 77: 64 Amph Eng Sqn: Northern Ireland Tour: Ballykelly  
  25 Oct 78 - 22 Feb 79: 23 Amph Eng Sqn: Northern Ireland Tour: Ballykelly  
  Mar 79: HQ Sqn formed  
  Apr 79: HQ Sqn became 71 Amph Eng Sqn (HQ and Trg) 23 & 64 Amph Eng Sqns, 71 Amph Eng Sqn (HQ and Trg)
  27 Mar - 14 Jul 80: 64 Amph Eng Sqn: Northern Ireland Tour: Lurgan/HMP Maze  
  1984: 71 Amph Eng Sqn renamed 71 Amph Eng Sp Sqn  
  Mar 91 - Oct 91: 23 Armd Eng Sqn Northern Ireland Tour:  
  1992: Regiment renamed 28 Engineer Regiment  
  Early 1992: 40 Army Engineer Support Group and RHQ 28 Engineer Regiment amalgamate.  
  Apr 92: 64 Sqn re-roled and renamed 64 Headquarters Squadron  
  1993: 12 Fd Sqn transferred from 25 Eng Regt  
  1993: 71 Amph Eng Sqn disbanded  
  5 Sep 93 - 10 Mar 94: 23 Amph Eng Sqn Northern Ireland Tour: Maze Prison  
  1994: 12 Fd Sqn transferred back to 25 Eng Regt  
  Jun - Nov 95: Ploce, Bosnia: Op Grapple Surge 35 Engineer Regiment
To build a camp for 24 Air Mobile Bde
1999.12 Germany: Gordon Barracks, Hameln  
  Feb - Jun 03: Op TELIC 1  
  Oct 06 - Apr 07: Afghanistan: Op Herrick 5 3 Commando Brigade 
  c2008: sub units 64 HQ & Sp, 23 Amph, 42 Fd, 45 and 65 Fd Sp Sqns 
  Oct 09 - Apr 10: Afghanistan: Op Herrick 11 11 Light Brigade 
  will be removed from the ORBAT not before October 2015  
     

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