37 Squadron

Dates Location Higher Formation / Notes
     
37 Field Squadron
1948.12 England: Ripon 24 Field Engineer Regiment
1949.10 Hong Kong 24 Field Engineer Regiment
  Jan 50: Re-titled 56 Field Squadron   
     
37 Field Squadron
1950.11 England: Maidstone  Formed: 25 Field Engineer Regiment
1951.10 Libya:  25 Field Engineer Regiment: To Libya by air, rest of Regt moved to Cyprus
1952.04 Egypt: Canal Zone 25 Field Engineer Regiment
Reunited with Regt
1955.01 England: Maidstone  25 Field Engineer Regiment
  Oct 55 - Mar 56: Cyprus:  
  Nov 56 - Jan 57: Malta: Suez Operations  
  Aug 57 - Feb 58: Christmas Island 25 Field Engineer Regiment
1958.09 Germany: Roberts Barracks, Osnabruck 25 Corps Engineer Regiment
  Feb 68: Leaves 25 Regiment to come under command HQRE 2 Div 2 Div Engineers 
  Apr 69: Joins 32 Engineer Regiment 32 Engineer Regiment
under local comd 23 Engr Regt
  Apr 71: Joins 23 Engineer Regiment for all purposes  23 Engineer Regiment 
  20 Mar - 24 Jul 72: Northern Ireland Tour: East Belfast  23 Engineer Regiment
Infantry Role
  5 Nov 73 - 7 Mar 74: Northern Ireland Tour: Ballykelly  
  23 Oct 75 - 23 Feb 76: Northern Ireland Tour: Ballykelly  
1976.04 Germany: Gordon Bks, Hameln HQRE 2 Division: under local comd 35 Regt
  Dec 77: 35 Engineer Regiment re-formed as 4 Armoured Division Engineer Regiment which included the Squadron at Hameln  4 Armd Div Engr Regt
  23 Feb - 24 Jun 80: Northern Ireland Tour: Ballykelly  
  1982: 4 Armd Div Eng Regt re-titled 35 Engineer Regiment 35 Engineer Regiment
  1st Gulf War  
  29 Oct 92 - May 93: Bosnia-Herzrgovina: Op Grapple 1 35 Engineer Regiment: 3 Troop, 5 Fd Sqn attached
  Sep 94 - Mar 95: Northern Ireland: Maze prison – Op Descant  
  26 Aug - 26 Sep 93: 4 Troop in BATUS  
  22 Sep - 2 Nov 93: 5 Troop in BATUS  
  Jun - Nov 95: Ploce, Bosnia: Op Grapple Surge 35 Engineer Regiment
To build a camp for 24 Air Mobile Bde
     
37 Armoured Engineer Squadron
c2007 Germany: Barker Barracks, Paderborn 35 Engineer Regiment
  Oct 11 - Apr 12: Afghanistan: Op Herrick 15  
     
     

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