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54 (East Anglia) Infantry Divisional Column RASC (TA)

Date Unit Sub-units/Remarks
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. 54 Transport Column RASC (AER) .
c1954 Formed ?? .
c1957 Redesignated 54 (East Anglia) Infantry Divisional Column RASC (TA). TA centres at Upminster, Colchester, Southend-on-Sea and Norwich .
1957.06 Annual Camp at Stiffkey, Norfolk .
c1958 535, 536, 927 Company .
1960 Annual camp found the Column spread the length and breadth of England. This year being the 'Brigade' training part of the cycle, the companies operated with their Brigade Groups. 535 Companv and 161 Infantry Brigade Group at Otterburn, Northumberland. 536 Company with 162 Infantry Brigade Group, and 927 Company with the 'Guns', undertook the bulk breaking of rations and issue of supplies and POL to the units of the Brigade Group. .
1961.03.06 Reorganization of the TA: Column redesignated 54 (EA) Divisional District Column RASC (TA), 515 Company and 917 Company joined column. 536 Company moved to 105 Transport Column the last of the original companies, which joined the column in 1947. 515, 535, 917, 927 Companies
1961.06 Annual Camp at Castlemartin, Pembroke, the full line-up at camp comprised 515 Company (Duke of York's HQ, London), 917 Company (Heston), 927 Company (Norwich) and 535 Company (Colchester) .
1962.04.17 917 Company was officially adopted by the Borough of Heston and lsleworth. .
1962.07 Annual camp at Proteus Camp, North Allerton .
1963 Annual camp at Cultybraggan in Scotland .
1964 Annual Camp was Brigade Camps, 535 and 927 Companies at Okehampton and Plasterdown with 161 Brigade. 515 and 917 Companies joined HQ 56 (London) Infantry Brigade at Penhale in Cornwall, Column HQ did one week with each Brigade .
c1965 HQ 54 (East Anglian) Division/District Column RASC (TA) at Upminster .
1965.07 Greenfields Camp to Wales .
1965.07.15 Redesignated 54 (East Anglian) Divisional Regiment RCT (TA) .
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