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50 Regiment - Gurkha Engineers

50 Engineer Regiment 
Dates Location Sub-units - Remarks
1952 Hong Kong & Malaya  Formed in Hong Kong, with RHQ in Hong Kong with Gurkha Squadrons and 2IC in Malaya with Malayan Squadrons
67 & 68 Gu Fd & 75 Malayan Fd Sqn & 78 Malayan Fd Pk Sqn
  50 (Gurkha) Field Engineer Regiment  
1955 Malaya: Sungei Besi 67 and 68 Gurkha Fd Sqns
Gurkha Engineers formed
  1957: 74 Field Park Squadron 67 and 68 Gurkha Fd Sqns and 74 Field Park Squadron
  Apr 60: Renamed Gukha Engineers FARELF  
     
Gukha Engineers FARELF
1960.04 HQ Sqn formed. 70 Gu Fd Pk Sqn formed. 74 Brit Fd Pk Sqn disbanded? HQ, 67 & 68 Gurkha Fd Sqns and 70 Gurkha Fd Pk Sqn
  Apr 61: 69 Gurkha Field Squadron at Kluang, cadre strength  
  1961: 74 British Field Park Squadron was disbanded?  
1961.11 Malaya: Kluang  
  Jan 62: 70 Gu Fd Pk Sqn became 70 Gu Park Trg Sqn.      
  May 62: 68 Gu Fd Sqn moved to Tidworth under command 3 Div  
  Jul 62: 68 Gu Fd Sqn became an Indep Fd Sqn.  
  Sep 62: 67 and 69 Gu Fd Sqns became Indep Fd Sqns  
  Nov 62: 69 Gu Fd Sqn brought up to strength and moved to Borneo  
  Dec 63: 68 Gu (Indep) Fd Sqn transferred from UK to Borneo and came under command.  
  Jul 64: 68 Gu (Indep) Fd Sqn returned to Kluang  
  Jan 66: 69 Gu (Indep) Fd Sqn moved to Hong Kong remained under command  
  Jun 66: 70 Gu Park Trg Sqn and HQ Sqn amalgamated to form 70 Gu Trg Sqn  
  Jan 68: 70 Gu Trg Sqn became 70 Gu Sp Trg Sqn.   
  Aug 68: 68 Gu (Indep) Fd Sqn moved to Hong Kong remained under command. 69 Gu (Indep) Fd Sqn disbanded.  
  Mar 70: Regt less 70 Gu Sp Trg Sqn moved to Hong Kong. 70 Gu Sp Trg Sqn moved to Singapore  
  Jul 70: 70 Gu Sp Trg Sqn became 70 Gu Trg Sqn.  
1970.03 Hong Kong  
  Jul 71: 70 Gu Trg Sqn disbanded.  
  1977: Regt became Queens Gurkha Engineers.  
     
Queens Gurkha Engineers
1977 Hong Kong  
  1980: u/c 67 & 68 Gu Fd Sqns, Sp Sqn
  1981: 69 Gu Indep Fd Sqn formed Sqn at Chatham
  1982: Sp sqn became 70 sp Sqn (QGE)  
  1982: 69 Gu Indep Fd Sqn transferred to 38 Eng Regt  
  1992: 69 Gu Indep Fd Sqn moved  
  1993: RHQ, 68 Gu Fd Sqn and 70 Sp sqn disbanded  
     

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