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Surrey Yeomanry

Date Unit Higher Formation
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. 298th (Surrey Yeomanry, Queen's Mary's) Field Regiment, RA .
1947.01.01 reconstituted in T.A. with HQ at Clapham .
. ? Battery at Clapham .
. ? Battery at Clapham .
1955? HQ moved to Kingston .
1961.05.01 a) Regiment (less (b)) amalgamated with 291, 298 & 381 Regiments as 263 (Surrey Yeomanry, Queen Mary's) Field Regiment, HQ at Sutton .
. b) Sheerness & Gravesend Btys amalgamated with a bty of 458 Regiment & converted as 211 Field Sqn RE. .
. RHQ at Sutton, formed by reduction of 263 Regiment .
. P Battery at ?, formed by reduction of 381 Regiment .
. Q (4th London) Battery at ?, formed by reduction of 291 Regiment .
. R Battery at ?, formed by reduction of 298 Regiment .
1961.10.04 Renamed 263 (Surrey Yeomanry, Queen's Mary's) Regiment RA (TA) .
1964.03.18 Renamed 263 (Surrey Yeomanry, Queen's Mary's) Field Regiment RA (TA) .
1967.04.01 Reorganised in TAVR III as: .
. The Surrey Yeomanry (Queen Mary's Regiment), RA (Territorials) with HQ at Sutton, absorbing elements of 2 Squadron 41 Signal Regiment RSigs, 324 Field Squadron RE, 150 Infantry Workshop REME, and C Squadron Inns of Court and City Yeomanry RAC .
. B (Surrey Yeomanry)Troop,200 (Sussex Yeomanry) Battery, 100 Regiment RA, at Sutton .
1971.04.01 D (Surrey Yeomanry) Battery, 6th (V) Battalion, The Queen's Regiment reconstituted from cadre .
1975.04.01 D Bty amalgamated with C (London and Kent Royal Artillery) Battery, 6th (V) Battalion to form D Company, 6th/7th (V) Battalion, The Queen's Regiment and Surrey yeomanry lineage therein discontinued .
1981 B Troop moved to Reigate .
1992.1 Re-roled 2 (Surrey Yeomanry) Troop, 127 (Sussex Yeomanry) Field Squadron,78th (Fortress) Engineer Regiment, RE (V) at Reigate .
1999.07.01 2 (Surrey Yeomanry) Troop, 579 (Bomb Disposal) Squadron, 101 (London) Engineer Regiment (EOD), RE (V), troop at Reigate transferred on disbandment of 78 (Fortress) Engineer Regiment .
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