45 Squadron

Dates Location Higher Formation / Notes
     
45 Field Park Squadron
1948.03 Germany:  Formed by re-titling 145 Fd Pk Coy. 
  1948: Almost immediately disbanded  
     
45 Field Park Squadron
1949.07 Germany: Holzminden Reformed
21 Field Engineer Regiment
1949.10 Germany: Hameln 21 Field Engineer Regiment
1951.11 Germany: Assaye Barracks, Nienburg 21 Field Engineer Regiment
  Jan 58: 21 Field Engineer Regiment disbanded. Sqn came under command 5 Div Engineers  5 Div Engineers
  July 60: 5 Div Engrs renamed 1 Div Engrs (5 Division renamed 1 Division) 1 Div Engineers
  Jan 68: Renamed 45 Field Support Squadron  
  Apr 69: 1 Div Engineers reformed as 21 Engineer Regiment 21 Engineer Regiment
  30 Apr - 5 Aug 71: Northern Ireland Tour: Long Kesh  21 Engineer Regiment
Infantry role
  15 Dec 74 - 11 Apr 75: Northern Ireland Tour: Long Kesh  21 Engineer Regiment
Infantry role
  Apr 78: 21 Regiment renamed 1 Armoured Division Engineer Regiment 1 Armd Div Engr Regiment
  Jul - Nov 79: Northern Ireland Tour: Maze Prison Guard Force   
  Jan 81: 1 Armoured Division Engineer Regt renamed 21 Engineer Regt 21 Engineer Regiment
  1984: Moved to 1 Armd Division 1 Armd Division
  1991: Gulf War  
  Jun - Nov 95: Ploce, Bosnia: Op Grapple Surge 35 Engineer Regiment
1996.02 Germany: Quebec Barracks, Osnabruck 21 Engineer Regiment
1999.12.01 Germany: Gordon Bks, Hameln 28 Engineer Regiment
  Feb – Sep 00: Op AGRICOLA 28 Engineer Regiment
  Jun – Nov 01: Afghanistan - Op FINGAL  28 Engineer Regiment
  Dec 03 – Apr 04: Iraq - Op TELIC 5 28 Engineer Regiment
cAug 08 -  Germany: Gordon Bks, Hameln 28 Engineer Regiment
  Oct 09 - Apr 10: Afghanistan: Op Herrick 11  
     
     

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