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42 Regiment

42 Survey Engineer Regiment 
Dates Location Sub-units - Remarks
1947.02 A cadre moved to Egypt and it was here that 512 Company was taken over by 19 Company, which for a short time was styled 19 Field Survey Regiment R.E.  This became 42 Survey Engineer Regiment, with 19 Topo Sqn redes from ME Fd Svy Coy, 22 Carto and 32 Litho Sqn were newly formed.  
1948.08.31 Egypt: Fayid, Canal Zone  19 Topo, 22 Carto & 32 Litho Sqns
1955 Cyprus: Zyyi  
  Aug 60: 22 Carto and 32 Litho Sqns amalgamated to form 22 Repro Sqn 19 Topo & 22 Repro Sqns
  1962: 22 Repro Sqn renamed 22 Map Production Squadron  
  1962: 22 Map Production Sqn redesignated 22 Litho Sqn. 19 Topo & 22 Litho Sqns
1963.06 England: B Camp, Barton Stacey 19 Topo & 22 Litho Sqns
  Jun 63: 19 Topo Sqn remained in Cyprus, then to Aden. 47 Carto Sqn formed.  19 Topo, 22 Litho, 47 Carto Sqns
  Nov 63: 19 Topo Sqn transferred to Barton Stacey.  
  1967 13 Fd Svy Sqn moved to Barton Stacey under command 42 Regt. 13 Fd Svy, 19 Topo, 22 Litho, 47 Carto Sqns
  1968 13 Sqn transferred to 42 Regt. 13 Fd Svy, 19 Topo, 22 Litho, 47 Carto Sqns
  Jun 72: 22 Litho and 47 Carto amalgamated to form 22 Map Production Sqn. 13 Fd Svy, 19 Topo, 22 Map Production Sqns
  Jan 73: 19 Topo Sqn became 19 Geodetic Sqn. 13 Fd Svy, 19 Geodetic, 22 Map Production Sqns
  1974: 22 Map Production Sqn disbanded 13 Fd Svy, 19 Geodetic Sqn
  Jun 76: 19 Geodetic Sqn became 19 Topo Sqn and 13 Fd Svy Sqn became 13 Map Production Sqn 13 Map Production, 19 Topo Sqns
  1985: Regiment disbanded  
  ??: Renamed 42 Survey Engineer Group  
1985.10 England: Hermitage  
  ??: Renamed 42 Engineer Regiment  
  2006: Hermitage 13 Geo, 16 Svy Sp, 14 Geo & Royal School of Military Survey
Geographic survey:
  England: Denison Bks, Hermitage  
  ??: Renamed 42 Engineer Regiment (Geographic)  
     

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