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36 Regiment

36 Army Engineer Regiment 
Dates Location Sub-units - Remarks
1949 England: Maidstone  Formed from 30 Army Troops Engineer
57, 61 & 66 Fd Sqns and 20 Fd Pk Sqn
  1950: 61 Sqn renumbered 58 Sqn and 66 Sqn renumbered 24 Sqn. 24, 57 & 58 Fd Sqns and 20 Fd Pk Sqn
1951 England: Ripon 24, 57 & 58 Fd Sqns and 20 Fd Pk Sqn
  1954: 20 Fd Pk Sqn amalgamated with Engineer Training Centre, Ripon.  24, 57 & 58 Fd Sqns
  Mar 54: 58 Sqn renumbered 20 Sqn 20, 24 & 57 Fd Sqns
1955.10 Germany: Osnabruck 20, 24 & 57 Fd Sqns
11 Engineer Group
  1955: Renamed 36 Corps Engineer Regiment   
  Nov - Dec 56: Middle East ‘Op Musketeer’  Under 2 (BR) Corps for (Suez Invasion)
1958.09 England: Invicta Park Barracks, Maidstone 20, 24 & 57 Fd Sqns
  Sep 58: 46 Field Park Squadron transferred from 25 Regiment 20, 24 & 57 Fd Sqns and 46 Fd Pk Sqn
  Dec 58 - Dec 59: Christmas Island  
  Dec 59: 57 Sqn disbanded: 46 Fd Pk Sqn moved to 40 Regiment 20 & 24 Fd Sqns
  1962: 24 Fd Sqn moved to Hoo, in support of RSME, remained under command  
  Apr 63: 59 Fd Sqn formed and came under command 20, 24 & 59 Fd Sqns
  May 63: 59 Fd Sqn moved to Shorncliffe  
  Dec 63 - Apr 64: 20 Fd Sqn on Christmas Island  
  Jan 64: Redesignated 36 Engineer Regiment    
  Jan 64: 59 Fd Sqn transferred to Far East 20 & 24 Fd Sqns
  Apr 64: 60 Fd Sqn formed at Shorncliffe. 20, 24 & 60 Fd Sqns
  Nov 64: 10 Fd Sqn (Airfields) formed for duty in Aden. 61 Fd Park Sqn reformed 10, 20, 24 & 60 Fd Sqns & 61 Fd Pk Sqn
  Nov 64 - 1965: 24 and 60 Fd Sqns moved to Aden.  
  Aug 65: 10 (Airfields) moved to Aden ceased to be under command.  20, 24 & 60 Fd Sqns and 61 Fd Pk Sqn
  Sep 65 - Oct 66: 20 Fd sqn moved to Aden.   
  Oct 65: 50 Fd Sqn transferred from Aden came under command 36 Regt. 20, 24, 50 & 60 Fd Sqns and 61 Fd Pk Sqn
  Sep 66: RHQ, 61 Fd Park Sqn and 24 Fd Sqn moved to Bahrain.   
  Feb 67: RHQ and 61 Fd Park Sqn returned from Bahrain.    
  Mar - Oct 67: 60 Fd Sqn in Aden.  
  Jun 67: 24 Fd Sqn returned from Bahrain.  
  Jan 68: 61 Fd Pk Sqn became 61 Fd Sup Sqn   20, 24, 50 & 60 Fd Sqns and 61 Fd Sup Sqn
  Sep 68: 24 Fd Sqn transferred to 12 RSME Regt. 50 Fd Sqn moved to Cyprus and Gibraltar. 20, 50 & 60 Fd Sqns and 61 Fd Sup Sqn
  Oct - Dec 68: 20 Fd Sqn in Belize.  
  Sep 70 - Jan 71: 60 Fd Sqn in Northern Ireland.  
  Feb - Jun 71: 20 Fd Sqn in Northern Ireland.  
  Feb 72: RHQ and 61 Fd Sup Sqn amalgamated to form 61 HQ Sqn 20, 50 & 60 Fd Sqns and 61 HQ Sqn
  Feb - Jun 72: 50 Fd Sqn in Northern Ireland  
  Aug/Sep 72: 50 Fd Sqn in Northern Ireland.  
  Oct 72 - Feb 73: 20 Fd Sqn in Northern Ireland  
  Nov 72 - Feb 73: 60 Fd Sqn in Northern Ireland  
  May/Jun 74: 50 Fd Sqn in Northern Ireland  
  21 Oct - 7 Dec 74: RHQ, 20 and 50 Fd Sqns and elements 61 HQ Sqn, Northern Ireland: Maze Rebuild  
  Oct 76 - Jan 77: 50 Fd Sqn in Oman.  
  Mar 77: 50 Fd Sqn and 63 HQ Sqn (Airfields) amalgamated to form 50 Fd Sqn (Const).  20, 50 (Const) & 60 Fd Sqns and 61 HQ Sqn
  Apr 77: 61 HQ Sqn became 61 Fd Sup Sqn. 60 Fd Sqn became 60 Fd Sup Sqn and transferred to 39 Engr Regt at Waterbeach. 9 Para Sqn at Aldershot came under command. 9 Para u/c , 20 Fd & 50 (Const) Fd Sqns and 61 Fd Sup Sqn
  Feb - Jun 78: 20 Fd Sqn Northern Ireland Tour  
  23 Oct 80 - 8 Mar 81: 9 Para Sqn Northern Ireland Tour: Castledillon  
  1993: 50 Fd Sqn re-roled as 50 Headquarter Squadron  
  1994: Gornji Vakuf, Bosnia (Op Grapple 4)  
  Jun - Nov 95: Ploce, Bosnia: Op Grapple Surge 35 Engineer Regiment
To build a camp for 24 Air Mobile Bde
  c2007: OOB 50 HQ, 20 Fd, 69 Gu Fd & 70 Gu Fd Sp Sqns
part of 3 (UK) Division:
  Oct 07 - Apr 08: Afghanistan: Op Herrick 7 52 Infantry Brigade 
  2011: Regiment renamed 36 Engineer Regiment (Search)   
     

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