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Hampshire Yeomanry

Date Unit Higher Formation
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. 295 (Hampshire Carabiniers Yeomanry) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment RA (TA) .
1947.01.01 Reconstituted in TA with HQ at Winchester, Hampshire: Continuity with 72 (Hampshire) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment 100 (AA) AGRA (TA)
9.9.48 100 (AA) AGRA (TA) disbanded, complete by 27.9.48 .
10.3.55 Anti-aircraft Command disbanded .
1955.03.10 Regiment into S/A .
1963.09.01 Hampshire Carabiniers Yeomanry resuscitated and concurrently amalgamated with 457 (Wessex) Regiment, RA .
. Regiment redesignated 457th (Wessex) Regiment, RA (Hampshire Carabiniers Yeomanry) .
1964.03.18 Regiment redesignated 457th (Wessex) Heavy Air Defence Regiment, RA (Hampshire Carabiniers Yeomanry) .
1967.04.01 457 Regiment RA reduced to C Company (Wessex Royal Artillery, Princess Beatrice's), The Hampshire and Isle of Wight Territorials .
1969 Regiment reduced to cadre and Hampshire Yeomanry lineage discontinued .
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. 227 (Hampshire Yeomanry) Amphibious Engineer Squadron, RE .
1992 Title resurrected in independent squadron at Aldershot and Southampton, possibly formed from personnel of B Coy, 2nd Bn, The Wessex Regiment .
1993.04.01 Came under command 78 (Fortress) Engineer Regiment, RE 78 (Fortress) Engineer Regiment, RE
1999.07.01 Re-organised as 457 (Hampshire Yeomanry) Battery, 106th (Yeomanry) Regiment, RA at Southampton, amalgamation and conversion of 78 Engineer Regt's HQ (Hampshire) Sqn and 227 (Hampshire Yeomanry) Sqn, reviving number of 457 Regt RA .
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