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102 Armoured Transport Regiment RASC (TA)

Date Unit Sub-units/Remarks
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. 102 Armoured Transport Regiment RASC (TA) .
1947 Formed with HQ at the Drill Hall, Harrowby Road, Birkenhead .
c1949 Redesignated 102 Amphibious Transport Column RASC (TA) .
. 543 Company at ?? .
1949.07 Annual Camp at Harlech .
Late 1949? 1585 (GT Amphibious) Company formed at ?? 543, 1585 Companies
1951 1585 (GT Amphibious) Company renumbered 585 Company 543, 585 Companies
1951 Annual Camp at Garelochhead, Scotland .
1952.06 Annual Camp at Greenfield Camp, Garelochhead and Maryhill Bks, Glasgow, Scotland .
1952.10.01 Redesignated 102 Transport Column RASC (TA) at Clatterbridge Camp, Wirral, Cheshire 543, 585 Companies
. 543 Company (Heavy GT) at ? .
. 585 Company (Heavy GT) at ? .
1953.06 Annual Camp at Aberporth, South Wales .
c1956 Redesignated 102 (Cheshire) Transport Column RASC (TA) .
1957 543 Company re-designated as 543 Company (Amph. G.T.) (TA) .
1957.06.16 Amalgamated with 124 Column and took under command 910 and 912 Companies, both located in Liverpool, now a four company Column 543, 585, 910, 912 Companies
1957.07 Annual Camp at Sedgefield .
1958 585 Company given new role, they will be independent of the Column as MT Company to No. 3 Port Task Force .
1958.05 Annual Camp at Fremington, 543, 910 and 912 Companies: 585 Company annual camp with No 3 Port Task Force at Marchwood .
late 1959 543 and 585 Companies (Birkenhead), 910 and 912 Companies (Liverpool) .
1960 Annual Camp at Barry Buddon, Scotland .
1961.03.06 Reorganization of the TA: Column redesignated 102 (Cheshire) Transport Column and a Heavy GT Column less 585 Company which became a Petrol Transport Company. 910 Company moved to 42nd (Lancs) Division District (TA). A new Company, 510 Company (Heavy GT) (TA) was formed to replace 910 Company 510, 543, 585, 912 Companies
1961 Annual camp at Dibgate Camp, Folkestone .
1962 Column, less 912 Company Annual Camp at Crookham in Hampshire .
1964.05 Annual camp at Proteus Camp, Ollerton, Notts .
c1965 102 (Cheshire) Transport Column RASC (TA) .
. 1 May 65: Regiment received the Freedom of the Borough of Birkenhead .
1965.05 Annual Camp at Barry Buddon, Scotland .
1965.07.15 Redesignated 102 (Cheshire) Regiment RCT (TA) .
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