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33 Squadron

Dates Location Higher Formation / Notes
     
33 Field Squadron
1950.01 Wales: Cwrt-y-Gollen Camp, Crickhowell  Formed by renumbering 71 Sqn
37 Army Engineer Regiment
1950.11 Germany: Roberts Barracks, Osnabruck  37 Army Engineer Regiment
1955.11 Cyprus 37 Field Engineer Regiment
  Nov 59: 37 Regiment disbanded, Sqn remained in Cyprus and renamed 33 Independent Field Squadron and transferred to 3 Bde. Independent
under 3 Inf Bde Gp
1967.08 England: Longmoor 37 Engineer Regiment 
  Nov 67: Renamed 33 Field Squadron  
  Mar to Sep 69: Anguila: Phase I of Op Sheepskin Half of Sqn
  Sep 69 - Mar 70: Anguila: Phase II of Op Sheepskin Half of Sqn
  25 Aug - 17 Dec 70: Northern Ireland Tour: Belfast  
  17 Jun - Oct 71: Northern Ireland Tour: Long Kesh  
  29 Jul - 1 Nov 72: Northern Ireland Tour: Ballykelly  
  15 Oct 73 - 15 Feb 74: Northern Ireland Tour: Castledillon  
     
33 Independent Field Squadron
1974.07 Northern Ireland: Antrim (Resident Unit) Indep in support of 39 Inf Bde
  1992: Renamed 33 Field Squadron  
  1992: Joined 25 Engineer Regiment 25 Engineer Regiment
     
33 Armoured Engineer Squadron
c2007 England: Swinton Barracks, Perham Down 26 Engineer Regiment
  Apr - Oct 07: Afghanistan: Op Herrick 6  
  Apr - Oct 12: Afghanistan: Op Herrick 16  
     
     

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