1 Squadron

1 Field Squadron 
Dates Location Higher Formation / Notes
1946.02 Germany:  7th Armoured Division
  Mar 48: Disbanded  
     
1 Field Squadron 
1948.09 England: Reformed
Late 1948 Malaya/Singapore  
1949.05 Hong Kong Indep?
1950.02 Germany: St Georges Barracks, Minden 27 Field Engineer Regiment
1957 Germany: Alanbrooke Bks, Paderborn 4 Div Engineers
Sup to 20 Armd Bde
  1960: Came under command 1 Div Engineers 1 Div Engineers
1962 Germany: Assaye Barracks, Neinburg  1 Div Engineers
  Apr 69: Assaye Barracks, Neinburg 21 Engineer Regiment 
  30 Apr - 5 Aug 71: Northern Ireland Tour: Long Kesh  21 Engineer Regiment
Infantry role
  8 Nov 72 - 6 Mar 73: Northern Ireland Tour: Ballykelly  
  15 Dec 74 - 11 Apr 75: Northern Ireland Tour: Long Kesh  21 Engineer Regiment
Infantry role
  25 Sep 76 - 29 Dec 76: Northern Ireland Tour: Londonderry 21 Engineer Regiment
Infantry role
  1978: Assaye Barracks, Neinburg 1 Armd Div Engr Regiment
  23 Jun 78 - 25 Oct 78: Northern Ireland Tour: Ballykelly  
  Jan 81: 1 Armd Div Engr Regiment renamed 21 Engineer Regiment 21 Engineer Regiment 
  Jul - Nov 84: Falkland Islands 37 Engineer Regiment 
  1990: Gulf 21 Engineer Regiment
Supporting 7 Armd Bde
  May - Oct 93: Former Yugoslavia (Op Grapple 2) Replaced 35 Eng Regt
  1995: Gornji Vakuf and Bugojno, Former Yugoslavia (Op Grapple 6)  
1996.01 Germany: Quebec Barracks, Osnabruck 21 Engineer Regiment 
  1997 - Sep 97: Falkland Islands  
  1998: Kosovo (Operation Agricola 1)  
1999 Germany: Roberts Barracks, Osnabruck 21 Engineer Regiment 
  Apr 00: Renamed 1 Armoured Engineer Squadron  
2008.08 England: Catterick 21 Engineer Regiment 
  Apr - Oct 10: Afghanistan: Op Herrick 12  
  Oct 12 – Apr 13: Afghanistan: Op Herrick 17  
     
1 Fortress Squadron
c1971 Gibraltar  
     

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