55 Squadron

Dates Location Higher Formation / Notes
     
55 Field Company
1946.02 ?? Reformed: 5 Division Engrs
1946.09 Trieste 5 Division Engrs
  Jan 47: Renamed 55 Field Squadron  
     
55 Field Squadron
1947.01 Trieste 1 Armoured Division Engrs
1947.06 Palestine 1 Armoured Division Engrs
  Oct 47: 1 Armd Div Engrs renamed HQ East African Engrs  
1947.10 Kenya  HQ East African Engrs
  Nov 47: HQ East African Engrs renamed 34 Army Engr Regt 34 Army Engineer Regiment
  Jun 49: Regt and Sqn disbanded  
     
55 Field Squadron
1950.01 England: Perham Down Formed by renumbering 39 Fld Sqn
32 Assault Engr Regiment
  Aug 50: Redes as an 55 Independent Field Squadron  
1950.11 Korea Indep with 29 Inf Bde
  Jun 51: Joined 28 Field Engineer Regiment. Renamed 55 Field Squadron 28 Field Engineer Regiment
  Apr 55: 28 Regiment left Korea: Sqn renamed 55 Independent Field Squadron Independent
1956.06 Christmas Island: Renamed 55 Field Squadron 28 Field Engineer Regiment
1957.06 England: Devizes  28 Field Engineer Regiment
  Jul 57: 28 Regt disbanded and Sqn reduced to a Cadre which moved to Cove  
     
55 Training Squadron 
1957.07 England: Cove Re-formed by re-titling a Trg Sqn
4 Training Regiment
  Jun 62: 4 Training Regiment absorbed by 1 Training Regiment 1 Training Regiment
Amalgamated with D Trg Sqn
  Jul 77: Transferred to 3 Training Regiment 3 Training Regiment
1979.09 England: Gibraltar Barracks, Camberly 3 Training Regiment
     
     

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