16 Squadron

16 Engineer Squadron
Dates Location Higher Formation / Notes
1950.02 Egypt: El Ballah, Canal Zone 62 Sqn renumbered 16 Sqn
35 Army Engineer Regiment
  ??: Renamed 16 Field Squadron  
1950.10 Egypt: Minden Camp, El Fayid, Canal Zone 35 Army Engineer Regiment
1954.06 Cyprus: 35 Army Engineer Regiment
1955.11 England: Ripon 35 Army Engineer Regiment
  Aug - Nov 56: England: Marchwood In a port operating role
  Nov 56 - Jan 57: Middle East: Port Said then Cyprus 35 Army Engineer Regiment
In a port operating role
1957.11 Germany: Roberts Bks, Osnabruck  35 Army Engineer Regiment
  1959: Renamed 16 Independent Field Squadron  
  1960: Renamed 16 Field Squadron  
  1964: Roberts Bks, Osnabruck  2 Div Engineers
in Sp 6 Inf Bde
  Sep 67: Roberts Bks, Osnabruck  2 Div Engineers
In Sp 12 Inf Bde
  Apr 69: Roberts Bks, Osnabruck  23 Engineer Regiment  
  20 Mar - 24 Jul 72: Northern Ireland Tour: East Belfast  23 Engineer Regiment
Infantry Role
  26 Jun - 1 Nov 74: Northern Ireland Tour: Ballykelly  
  Sep 76: 23 & 25 Eng Regts amalgamated to form 2 Armd Div Engr Regt  2 Armd Div Engr Regt 
   9 Jun - 11 Oct 77: Northern Ireland Tour: Belfast (City Centre/Markets) 2 Armd Div Engr Regt
Infantry Role
  2 Oct 79 - 2 Feb 80: Northern Ireland Tour: Belfast (Monagh) 2 Armd Div Engr Regt
Infantry Role
  1982: 2 Armd Div Engr Regt renamed 25 Engineer Regiment 25 Engineer Regiment  
  Aug 92: Disbanded  
     
16 Survey Support Squadron
1995.10.01 England: Denison Barracks, Hermitage as HQ Sqn: 42 Engineer Regiment 
  ??: Renamed 16 Geographic Support Squadron  
     

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