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RPC Companies 1 to 71

Unit Location Remarks/Higher Formation
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. HQ 1 (BR) Corps Defence Company RPC .
1980.01.23 Germany: Ripon Barracks, Bielefeld: 24 RPC arrived to begin formation of the company .
. ??: Renamed 170 Pioneer Company .
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. 5 Company .
c1949 England:  71 Group
. ?: Disbanded .
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. 12 Company .
1949.02 Scotland: Cairnryan Formed for dumping ammunition at sea
. ?: Disbanded .
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. 13 Company .
c1947- Scotland: 25 Ammunition Supply Depot, Cardross Camp, Menteith 105 Group
1949.12 Scotland: Maryhill Barracks, Glasgow .
1951.02.02 Scotland: Quarry Camp, Cairnryan, Stranraer Independent
. cMay 1959: Disbanded .
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. 21 Company .
c1947 England: 9 Petroleum Replenishment Depot, West Moors, Wimborne,
Dorset
52 Group
c1948 England: 1 Petrol Reserve Depot, Merley Park Camp, West Moors, Wimborne, Dorset 52 Group
1954 England: West Moors, Wimborne, Dorset  
. 31 Jul 1961: Disbanded .
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. 27 Company .
c1949 England: Proteus Camp in the Dukeries .
Late 1953 England: Solway Camp, Longtown 10 Group
. 1 Mar 1960: 10 Group disbanded, joined 23 Group 23 Group
. Spring 1961: Disbanded .
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. 59 Company .
c1949 England: Chaucer Barracks, Canterbury, Kent .
. Aug 1950: Disbanded .
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. 70 Company .
Early 1981 England: Kiwi Bks, Tidworth Formed to join 8 Regt RCT as Security Guard Force
1981.06 Germany: Portsmouth Bks, Munster: took over as Security Guard Force from 1 Glosters .
. 28 Apr 1986: Amalgamated into an RCT Squadron .
. 15 Apr 1988: Last RPC left 8 Regiment RCT .
. ??: Disbanded .
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. 71 Company .
c1949 England: Tingewick, Buckinghamshire Ammunition duties at CAD Buckingham
. c1951: Part of 52 Group 52 Group
. Aug 56: Mobilised for Suez .
. 1 Nov 56: Emplaned at Lynham .
. 2 Nov 56: Arrived Nicosia, Cyprus .
. 4 Nov 56: Embarked on 'Empire Ken' .
. 7 Nov 56: Landed Port Said 30 Group
. 2nd week of Dec 56: Sailed on 'Dilwara' for UK, returned to Tingewick, Buckinghamshire 52 Group
. 31 Aug 1957: Disbanded .
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