49 Squadron

Dates Location Higher Formation / Notes
     
49 Railway Training Squadron 
  England: Longmoor Camp Formed: 5 Railway Training Regiment
  Sep 48: Came under command 16 Railway Training Regiment 16 Railway Training Regiment
  1961: Amalgamated with Rly (Depot) Squadron to form 49 Railway Depot Squadron.  
  1964: Renamed 49 Railway Training Squadron  
  Jul 65: Disbanded. Railway duties taken over by RCT   
     
49 Bomb Disposal Squadron
1966 England: Lodgehill Camp, Chattenden  Formed: Bomb Disposal Unit
  Dec 69: Renamed 49 EOD Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal Unit
  May 73: 33 Engineer Regiment (EOD) formed  33 Engineer Regiment (EOD) 
  Oct 90 - Mar 91: Persian Gulf: Gulf War  
1993 England: Carver Barracks, Wimbish 33 Engineer Regiment (EOD)
  1993: Renamed 49 Field Squadron (EOD)  
  15 Jan - 7 Aug 96: Bosnia: Gornji Vakuf - Op Resolute  
     
     

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