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North Irish Horse

Date Unit Higher Formation
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. North Irish Horse .
1947.01.01 Reconstituted in TA with HQ at Belfast .
. HQ Squadron at Belfast .
. A Squadron at Belfast .
. B Squadron at Londonderry .
. C Squadron at Lurgan .
1949 C Sqn formed troop at Ballynahinch .
1950 A Sqn formed two troops at Ballymoney .
1951 C Sqn formed two troops at Enniskillen .
1967.04.01 Disbanded and concurrently reconstituted as: .
. D (North Irish Horse) Squadron, The Royal Yeomanry Regiment, formed in TAVR II at Belfast .
. North Irish Horse (Territorials), formed in TAVR III unit with RHQ at Belfast, including elements of 5th Battalion, The Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (TA) .
. A Squadron at Belfast .
. B Squadron at Londonderry .
1969.01.01 TAVR III element reduced to cadre at Belfast as North Irish Horse, sponsored by The Royal Yeomanry Regiment except B Squadron which reformed as 69 (North Irish Horse) Signal Squadron 32 Signal Regiment (V) .
1969.04.01 Reorganised as two units: .
. D (North Irish Horse) Squadron, The Royal Yeomanry Regiment .
. 69 (North Irish Horse) Squadron, 32nd (Scottish) Signal Regiment, Royal Signals, reconstituted from cadre .
1975.04.01 Cadre disbanded (with squadrons remaining intact) .
1992.04.01 RAC Squadron independent at Belfast, under operational control of The Royal Irish Rangers .
1995.04.01 69 Signal Sqn transferred to 40th (Ulster) Signal Regiment, Royal Signals .
1999.07.01 RAC element regimented as B (North Irish Horse) Squadron, The Queen's Own Yeomanry (remaining under operational control of The Royal Irish Rangers ) .
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