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Headquarters TA - Royal Engineers

Date Unit Sub-units
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. HEADQUARTERS - TERRITORIAL ARMY .
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. 20 Engineer Group .
1947 Formed in Scottish Command (HQ at Renfrew) .
. Controlled 102 Construction and 126 Army Engineer Regiments 102 and 126 Regiments
. 1950: Disbanded .
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. 21 Engineer Group .
1947 Formed in Northern Command (HQ at Sheffield) .
. Controlled 118 Construction and 129 Field Engineer Regiments 118 and 129 Regiments
. 1950: Disbanded .
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. 22 Engineer Group .
1947 Formed in Northern Command (HQ at Gateshead) 104, 105 and 132 Regiments
. Controlled 104 Army Engineer, 105 Construction and 132 Field Engineer Regiments 104, 105 and 132 Regiments
. 1950: 104 Army Engineer Regiment amalgamated into 105 Construction Regiment  105 and 132 Regiments
. 1957: 132 Field Engineer Regiment redesignated as 132 Corps Engineer Regiment 105 and 132 Regiments
. 1961: HQ relocated to Nottingham .
. 1 Apr 1967: Disbanded .
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. 23 Engineer Group .
1947 Formed by 1948 in Western Command (HQ at Hereford) .
. Controlled Royal Monmouthshire RE, 109, 112 and 127 Construction Regiments and 125 Army Engineer Regiment Royal Monmouthshire RE, 109, 112, 127 and 125 Regiments
. 1951: 112 Construction Regiment disbanded  Royal Monmouthshire RE, 109, 127 and 125 Regiments
. 1 Apr 1967: Disbanded .
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. 24 Engineer Group .
1947 Formed by 1948 in Western Command (HQ at Liverpool) .
. Controlled 113 Assault Regiment RE, 128 Field Engineer Regiment, 130 Construction Regiment, and 133 Construction Regiment 113 Asslt, 128 Fd, 130 & 133 Cons Regiments
. 128 Field Engineer and 130 Construction Regiments disbanded 1949 113 Asslt & 133 Cons Regiments
. 133 Construction Regiment disbanded 1950 113 Asslt Regiment
. 1956: 113 Engineer Assault Regiment redesignated as 113 Engineer Regiment; it was reduced to a single squadron in 1961 113 Engineer Regiment
. 1 Apr 1967: Disbanded .
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. 25 Engineer Group .
1947 Formed by 1948 in Eastern Command (HQ at Colchester) .
. Controlled 120 Construction Regiment, 122 Field Engineer Regiment, and 134 Construction Regiment 120, 122 & 134 Regiments
. 1950: 120 Construction Regiment disbanded 122 & 134 Regiments
. Group disbanded by 1957 when designation transferred to the AER .
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. 26 Engineer Group .
1947 Formed by 1948 in Southern Command (HQ at Salisbury). .
. Controlled 111 Field Engineer, 115 Construction and 116 Army Engineer Regiments 111, 115 & 116 Regiments
. 1950: 116 Army Engineer Regiment disbanded 111 & 115 Regiments
. 1951: 111 Field Engineer Regiment disbanded 115 Regiment
. 1 Apr 1967: Disbanded .
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. 27 Engineer Group .
1947 Formed by 1948 in London District (HQ at Chelsea). .
. Controlled 114 Army Engineer Regiment and 121 Construction Regiment 114 & 121 Regiments
. 1 Apr 1967: Disbanded .
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. 28 Engineer Group .
1961 Formed (HQ at Gateshead) by redesignation of 2 Port Task Force RE .
. 1 Apr 1967: Disbanded .
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. 29 Engineer Group .
1961 Formed (HQ at Glasgow) by redesignation of 4 Port Task Force RE .
. 1 Apr 1967: Probably continued as 29 Engineer Brigade .
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. 264 (Scottish) Beach Brigade .
1947 Formed .
. 124 Field Engineer Regiment assigned 1947-1950. Any other assigned units unknown. 124 Regiment
. 1956: 80 Port Regiment RE assigned brigade 80 Regiment
. 1957: Redesignated as 4 Port Task Force RE .
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. 1 Port Task Force RE .
1957 Formed .
. Any assigned units unknown .
. 1961: Disbanded .
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. 2 Port Task Force RE .
1957 Formed .
. Any assigned units unknown .
. 1961: Redesignated as 28 Engineer Group .
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. 3 Port Task Force RE .
1957 Formed .
. Any assigned units unknown .
. 1961: Disbanded .
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. 4 Port Task Force RE .
1957 Formed from 264 (Scottish) Beach Brigade .
. Any assigned units unknown .
. 1961: Redesignated as 29 Engineer Group .
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. HEADQUARTERS-ARMY EMERGENCY RESERVE .
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. 25 Engineer Group .
1957 Formed [number previously used in the TA] .
. control of 116 Army Engineer, 139 Plant Park and 251 Construction Regiments and 570 Army Park Sqn RE. 116, 139, 251 & 570 Sqns
. 1961: Disbanded .
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. 17 Railway Group .
1957 Formed by re-organisation of 18, 19 & 60 Railway Groups .
. Controlled 18, 19 & 60 Railway Regiments .
. 1965: Transferred to RCT .
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. 18 Railway Group .
1947 Formed with 151 Rly Maint, 152 Rly Traffic, 154 Loco Running and 158 Rly Svy Sqns RE .
. Redesignated 1957 as 18 Railway Regiment RE 154 & 156 Rly Sqns
. 1961: Reduced to HQ Sqn and 151 Railway Sqn RE. .
. 1965: Transferred to RCT .
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. 19 Railway Group .
1947 Formed with 150 Rly Maint, 153 Rly Traffic, 157 Loco Running and 159 Rly Svy Sqns RE .
. 1957: Redesignated as 19 Railway Regiment RE 150 & 153 Rly Sqns
. 1965: Transferred to RCT .
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. 60 Railway Group .
1947 Formed .
. (Squadrons assigned, if any, unknown.) .
. 1957: Redesignated as 60 Railway Regiment RE 152 & 155 Rly Sqns
. 1965: Transferred to RCT .
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