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37 Regiment

37 Army Engineer Regiment 
Dates Location Sub-units - Remarks
1949 Wales: Cwrt-y-Gollen Camp, Crickhowell  Regiment formed; all Sqs newly formed
71, 72 and 73 Fd Sqns and 74 Fd Pk Sqn
  1950: 71, 72, 73 and 74 Sqns renumbered 33, 34, 40 and 41 Sqn respectively 33, 24 and 40 Fd Sqns and 41 Fd Pk Sqn
1950.11 Germany: Roberts Barracks, Osnabruck  33, 24 and 40 Fd Sqns and 41 Fd Pk Sqn
u/c 11 Engineer Group and joined 1 (BR) Corps as Corps Engineer Regiment
  1952: 41 Field Park Squadron became the Corps Field Park Squadron   
  1954: Renamed 37 Corps Engineer Regiment   
  1955: 18 Field Park Squadron transferred from 35 Regt on trooping  
1955  Cyprus  
  1955: Renamed 37 Field Engineer Regiment   
  1956: Part of MELF for ‘Op Musteteer’ (Suez invasion).  
  1958: 34 Sqn redes as independent and transferred to 24 Bde.  
  Nov 59: Regiment disbanded, 33 Sqn remained in Cyprus redes as independent and transferred to 3 Bde. 18 and 40 Sqns went into suspended animation.  
     
37 Engineer Regiment 
1967 England: Longmoor: 33 Fd Sqn transferred from Cyprus to regiment Reformed: 33 Fd Sqn
  Apr 68: UK Command Plant Tps amalgamated to form 66 Plant Sqn. 33 Fd Sqn & 66 Plant Sqn
  Jan 69: 10 (Gulf) Fd Sqn returned to UK, joined regt as 10 Fd Sqn.  10 & 33 Fd Sqns & 66 Plant Sqn
  Mar - May 69: Half of 33 Fd Sqn in Anguila.  
  Aug - Dec 70: 33 Fd Sqn in Northern Ireland.   
  Oct 70 - Jan 71: One troop of 10 Fd Sqn in Northern Ireland.  
  Jan - Aug 71: 10 Fd Sqn emergency tour Gibraltar.   
  Jan - Oct 71: 33 Fd Sqn in Northern Ireland  
  Apr - Oct 72: 10 Fd Sqn less a troop in British Honduras.   
  Jul - Nov 72: 33 Fd Sqn in Northern Ireland.  
  Jan 73: 10 Fd Sqn transferred to BAOR as RAF support unit.  33 Fd Sqn & 66 Plant Sqn
  Oct 73: 33 Fd Sqn moved to Northern Ireland.  
  Jul 74: 33 Fd Sqn became 33 Indep Fd Sqn and transferred to Northern Ireland in support of 39 Inf Bde. 66 Plant Sqn transferred to HQ 12 Engr Bde.   
  Aug 74: Regiment disbanded  
     
37 Engineer Regiment 
1982.08 Regiment HQ formed for Falkland Islands to control roulement squadrons  
  Aug - Nov 82: 3 Field Squadron  
  1 Aug - 9 Dec 82: 50 Field Squadron (Construction)   
  Aug 82 - Jan 83: 69 Gurkha Independent Field Squadron  
  Aug 82 - Jan 83: 30 Field Squadron  
  Aug 82 - Jan 83: 60 Field Support Squadron  
  Nov 82 - Apr 83: 8 Field Squadron  
  Nov 82 - Apr 83: 24 Field Squadron  
  Nov 82 - Apr 83: 51 Field Squadron (Construction)   
  Dec 82 - May 83: 34 Field Squadron  
  Jan - Jun 83: 52 Field Squadron (Construction)  
  Feb - Jul 83: 7 Field Squadron  
  Feb - Jul 83: 15 Field Support Squadron  
  May - Sep 83: 32 Field Squadron  
  May - Sep 83: 48 Field Squadron (Construction)  
  Jul - Nov 83: 6 Field Support Squadron  
  Jul - Nov 83: 25 Field Squadron  
  Sep 83 - Jan 84: 20 Field Squadron  
  Oct 83 - Mar 84: 42 Field Squadron  
  Oct 83 - Mar 84: 61 Field Support Squadron  
  Oct 83 - Apr 84: 3 Field Squadron  
  Oct 83 - Apr 84: 73 Field Squadron  
  Dec 83 - Apr 84: 39 Field Squadron  
  Dec 83 - Apr 84: 53 Field Squadron (Construction)  
  Jan - May 84: 50 Field Squadron (Construction)   
  Mar - Jun 84: 29 Field Squadron  
  Mar - Jun 84: 30 Field Squadron  
  Mar - Jun 84: 60 Field Support Squadron  
  May - Sep 84: 59 Independent Commando Squadron  
  Jun - Nov 84: 15 Field Support Squadron  
  Jul - Nov 84: 1 Field Squadron  
  Sep 84 - Jan 85: 11 Field Squadron  
  Nov 84 - Mar 85: 5 Field Squadron  
  Jan - Mar 85: 9 Parachute Squadron  
  14 Mar 1985: Disbanded  
     

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