43 Field Park Squadron

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43 Field Park Squadron

1950 – 1964

 

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DatesLocationdeploymentunder command:Sub-units – Remarks
Nov 1948Kenya34 Army Engineer RegimentFormed by renumbering 143 Fld Pk Sqn
Jun 1949Disbanded
43 Field Park Squadron
Dec 1950Germany:
Gordon Barracks,
Hameln
26 Field Engineer RegimentReformed
1954Germany:
Gordon Barracks,
Hameln
26 Field Engineer Regimentbecame an
independent unit
under local
command
Nov 1957Germany:
Gordon Barracks,
Hameln
4 Div Engineers26 Regiment disbanded. Came under command
4 Div Engineers
Apr 1958Germany:
Gordon Barracks,
Hameln
2 Div EngineersCame under command
2 Div Engineers
Okt 1964Germany:
Roberts Bks,
Osnabruck
2 Div Engineers:
under local command
25 Regiment
Jan 1968Germany:
Roberts Bks,
Osnabruck
Renamed
43 Field Support Squadron
Germany:
Roberts Bks,
Osnabruck
43 Field Support Squadron
Apr 1969Germany:
Roberts Bks,
Osnabruck
23 Engineer Regiment2 Div Engineers
renamed
23 Engineer Regiment
20 Mar 1972
-
24 Jul 1972
Northern Ireland:
East Belfast
23 Engineer RegimentInfantry Role
Sept 1976Germany:
Roberts Bks,
Osnabruck
23 & 25 Engr Regts amalagamted to form
2 Armd Div Engr Regt
23 Jun 1977
-
25 Oct 1977
Northern Ireland:
Ballykelly
2 Armd Div Engr RegtInfantry Role
2 Oct 1979
-
2 Feb 1980
Northern Ireland:
Belfast (Monagh)
2 Armd Div Engr RegtInfantry Role
19822 Armd Div Engr Regtredesignated
25 Engr Regt
Jun 1983Renamed
43 Plant Squadron
19 Oct 1990
-
21 Jan 1991
Northern Ireland:
Maze Prison
Guard Force
1992Renamed
43 Field Support Squadron
43 Field Support Squadron
1992
-
2007
Northern Ireland:
Antrim
25 Engineer Regiment
43 Headquarters and Support Squadron
2007Waterbeach,
near Cambridge
25 Engineer Regiment

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Special thanks to Alan Young from British Army Units who collected all these dates!

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43 Plant Squadron Royal Engineers – Etched Plate

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14.11.1964 – 43 Field Park Squadron verlaesst Hameln

(c) Arnd Wöbbeking & DEWEZET Today, 51 years ago, the local newspaper DEWEZET reported about on the withdrawal of 43 Field Squadron Park Squadron. The 43 Fd Pk Sqn was a very helpful Squadron for the town of hameln! Specifically, the Forestry Office will miss the Squadron, because they have always supported the road construction in the …

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