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56 (London) Armoured Divisional Column RASC (TA)

Date Unit Sub-units/Remarks
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. 56 (London) Armoured Divisional Column RASC (TA) .
1947 England: HQ at ?? 513, 514, 515 Companies
. 513 Company at ?? .
. 514 Company at ?? .
. 515 Company at ?? .
1947 Annual Camp at Alma Barracks, Blackdown, hosted by 4 Regiment, RHA .
1948 1592 Company formed 513, 514, 515, 1592 Companies
1949.06 Annual Camp at Broadmayne, Dorset .
1950 513 Company (Armoured Division Transport) moved to 174 Mile End Road, Stepney .
. 903 and 1565 Companies joined column 513, 514, 515, 1592 Companies
1951 1565 and 1592 Companies renumbered 565 and 592 Companies .
1951.07 Annual Camp at Fingringhoe Camp, near Colchester .
1952.07 Annual Camp in South Wales .
1953.09 Annual Camp on Salisbury Plain .
. On return from camp Column HQ, and 514 and 515 Companies quickly moved into a new drill hall at the Duke of York's Headquarters, while 592 Company moved to a completely rebuilt one at 117, Walmor Road, North Kensington. On 21st October H.R.H. The Duke of Gloucester honoured the Column by opening both of the new drill halls. .
c1954: 513, 514, 515 & 592 Companies .
1955.08 900 Company (A.A.) absorbed into 514 Company (Armoured Divisional Transport) following the reorganization of 1 Anti-Aircraft Group Column (South). 514 Company moved from the Duke of York's Headquarters to Brander House, Wandsworth .
1955 Annual Camp at Dibgate Camp .
. 1956: Division reorganized as 56th (London) Infantry Division .
1956 Annual Camp at Bulford Fields .
1957.04 592 Company moved to 121 Transport Column RASC (TA) 513, 514, 515 Companies
1958.06 Annual Camp at Castlemartin, South Wales .
1960 Annual Camp at Plasterdown .
. 1961: Division disbanded .
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