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Divisional RE

Date Unit Sub-units
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. DIVISIONAL RE .
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. 16th Airborne Division RE .
1947 Division newly formed .
. 131 Airborne Engineer Regiment was the assigned divisional regiment 131 Regiment
. 1956: Division disbanded .
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. 42nd (Lancashire) Infantry Division RE .
1947 42nd (East Lancashire) and 55th (West Lancashire) Infantry Divisions consolidated and reformed as 42nd (Lancashire) Infantry Division .
. 123 Field Engineer Regiment was the assigned divisional regiment 123 Regiment
. 1961: Division reorganized as 42nd (Lancashire) Division/District and the regiment was broken up. Assigned squadrons were 200, 201 and 202 Field Sqns RE and 203 Field Park Sqn RE 200, 201, 202 & 203 Sqns
. c1965: Redesignated as 42nd (Lancashire and Cheshire) Division/District .
. 1 Apr 1967: Division/District and its RE disbanded, the latter forming 202 Field Sqn RE (Vol) .
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. 43rd (Wessex) Infantry Division RE .
1947 Division reformed .
. 110 Field Engineer Regiment was the assigned divisional regiment 110 Regiment
. 1961: Division reorganized as 43rd (Wessex) Division/District and the regiment was broken up. Assigned squadrons were 204, 205 and 224 Field Sqns RE 204, 205 & 224 Sqns
. 1 Apr 1967: Division/District and its RE disbanded, the latter forming 3 Trp in 100 Field Sqn RE (Militia); also contributed to TAVR III The Somerset Yeomanry and Light Infantry (T). .
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. 44th (Home Counties) Infantry Division RE .
1947 Division reformed .
. 119 Field Engineer Regiment was the assigned divisional regiment 119 Regiment
. 1961: Division reorganized as 44th (Home Counties) Division/District and the regiment was broken up. Assigned squadrons were 211 and 490 Field Sqns RE and 209 Field Park Sqn RE. 211, 490 & 209 Sqns
. 1 Apr 1967: Division/District and its RE disbanded (personnel formed €˜B€™ Coy, 9th (T) Bn The Queen'€™s Regiment, except for 209 Field Park Sqn RE whose personnel went to €˜C€™ Coy, 9th (T) Bn The Queen'€™s Regiment); also contributed to the London and Kent Regiment RA (T) .
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. 48th (South Midland) Division/District RE .
1961 Formed .
. Formed from 127 Construction Regiment, with 212, 225 and 267 Field Sqns RE. 212, 225 and 267 Sqns
. 1 Apr 1967: Division/District and its RE disbanded, the latter forming 225 Field Sqn RE (Militia). .
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. 49th (West Riding) Armoured Division RE .
1947 Division reformed 1947 as an armoured division .
. 106 Field Engineer Regiment was the assigned divisional regiment 106 Regiment
. 1956: Division reorganized as 49th (West Riding) Infantry Division .
. 1961: Division reorganized as 49th (West Riding) Infantry Division/District and the regiment was broken up. Assigned squadrons were 228 and 350 Field Sqns RE and 231 Field Park Sqn RE 228, 350 and 231 Sqns
. 1 Apr 1967: Division/District and its RE disbanded, the latter forming 106 Field Sqn RE (Vol). .
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. 50th (Northumbrian) Division RE .
1947 Division reformed .
. 103 Field Engineer Regiment was the assigned divisional regiment 103 Regiment
. 1961: Division reorganized as 50th (Northumbrian) Division/District and the regiment was broken up. Assigned squadrons were 232 and 506 Field Sqns RE and 235 Field Park Sqn RE. 232, 235 and 506 Sqns
. 1 Apr 1967: Division/District and its RE disbanded, the latter forming HQ Sqn, 72 Engineer Regiment (Vol), and 103 (Newcastle) Field Sqn RE (Vol) in the TAVR .
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. 51st/52nd (Scottish) Infantry Division RE .
1947 51st (Highland) and 52nd (Lowland) Infantry Divisions consolidated and reformed as 51st/52nd (Scottish) Infantry Division .
. 117 Field Engineer Regiment was the assigned divisional regiment 117 Regiment
. 1950: This division was reorganized as 51st (Highland) Infantry Division [and 52nd (Lowland) Infantry Division reformed] .
. 1961: Division reorganized as 51st (Highland) Division/District and the regiment was broken up. Assigned squadrons were 236 and 278 Field Sqns RE and 239 Field Park Sqn RE 236, 278 and 239 Sqns
. 1 Apr 1967: Division/District and its RE disbanded; the latter consolidated with 117 (Highland) Corps Engineer Regiment to form 117 (Highland) Field Spt Sqn RE (Vol); also contributed to TAVR III ‘A’ (Royal Engineer) Coy, 3rd (T) Bn The Gordon Highlanders .
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. 52nd (Lowland) Infantry Division RE .
1950 Reformed (from part of 51st/52nd (Scottish) Infantry Division) .
. 124 Field Engineer Regiment assigned as divisional regiment 124 Regt
. 1961: Division reorganized as 52nd (Lowland) Division/District and the regiment was broken up. Assigned squadrons were 240, 241 and 242 Field Sqns RE 240, 241 and 242 Sqns
. 1 Apr 1967: Division/District and its RE disbanded, the latter forming 124 (Lowland) Field Sqn RE (Vol) .
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. 53rd (Welsh) Infantry Division RE .
1947 Division reformed .
. 108 Field Engineer Regiment was the assigned divisional regiment 108 Regiment
. 1961: Division reorganized as 53rd (Welsh) Division/District and the regiment was broken up. (109 Construction Regiment absorbed in 1961.) Assigned squadrons were 244 and 282 Field Sqns RE and 285 Field Park Sqn RE 244, 282 and 285 Sqns
. 1 Apr 1967: Division/District and its RE disbanded, the latter forming 108 (Welsh) Field Sqn RE (Militia). .
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. 54th (East Anglian) Division/District RE .
1961 RE formed from 122 Field Engineer Regiment, with 248, 250 and 313 Field Sqns RE and 251 Field Park Sqn RE 248, 250, 251 and 313 Field Sqns
. 1 Apr 1967: Division/District and its RE disbanded (forming a cadre within the Essex Yeomanry). .
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. 56th (London) Armoured Division RE .
1947 Reformed 1947 as an armoured division .
. 101 Field Engineer Regiment was the assigned divisional regiment 101 Regiment
. Division reorganized 1956 as 56th (London) Infantry Division .
. 1961: Division disbanded .
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