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Northumberland Hussars

Date Unit Higher Formation
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. The Northumberland Hussars .
1947.04.01 Reconstituted in T.A. with HQ at Newcastle-on-Tyne and transferred to Royal Armoured Corps .
. B Squadron at South Shields .
. C Squadron at Morpeth .
. D Squadron at Hexham .
1967.04.01 Disbanded and concurrently reconstituted as: .
. The Northumberland Hussars (Territorials) reorganised as infantry in TAVR III with HQ at Newcastle-upon-Tyne, including elements of 4th/5th Bn The Royal Northumberland Fusiliers, 6th Bn The Royal Northumberland Fusiliers, and 324 (Northumbrian Artillery) HAD Regt RA , less some personnel to 7th (T) Bn, The Royal Northumberland Fusiliers .
. A Squadron at Newcastle-upon-Tyne .
. B Squadron at South Shields .
. C Squadron at Blyth .
1969.01.01 Reduced to cadre at Newcastle-upon-Tyne, sponsored by 101 Medium Regiment RA .
1971.04.01 HQ Squadron, The Queen's Own Yeomanry reconstituted from cadre at Newcastle-upon-Tyne .
1972 Redesignated NH (Northumberland Hussars) Squadron, The Queen's Own Yeomanry .
1986 D (Northumberland Hussars) Squadron formed at Cramlington from elements NH Squadron which was redesignated as HQ (Northumberland Hussars) Squadron .
1999.07.01 D (Northumberland Hussars) Squadron, The Queen's Own Yeomanry formed by redesignation of HQ Sqn at Newcastle; D Sqn at Cramlington disbanded (personnel possibly to Squadron HQ and two Troops of 100 Squadron 168 Pioneer Regiment) .
2006? D Sqn formed det at Sunderland .
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