List of component units of British 1st Armoured Division

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This is a list of component units of British 1st Armoured Division.

Artillery[edit]

  • 2nd Regiment, Royal Horse Artillery 24/08/24-26/09/44
  • 4th Regiment, Royal Horse Artillery 21/09/42-25/10/43
  • 11th Regiment, Royal Horse Artillery 24/08/42-26/09/44
  • 60th Anti-Tank Regiment, Royal Artillery 01/04/44-26/09/44
  • 76th Anti-Tank Regiment, Royal Artillery 22/09/42-31/03/44
  • 42nd Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment, Royal Artillery 26/09/42-05/10/44

Engineers[edit]

  • 1st Field Squadron, Royal Engineers 01/02/40-04/02/42; 02/09/42-29/09/44
  • 7th Field Squadron, Royal Engineers 23/10/40-19/03/42; 01/10/42-20/08/44
  • 627th Field Squadron, Royal Engineers 21/08/44-29/09/44
  • 1st Field Park Squadron, Royal Engineers 03/07/40-25/08/44
  • 631st Field Park Squadron, Royal Engineers 26/08/44-29/09/44
  • 1st Field Park Troop, Royal Engineers 01/08/40-02/07/40
  • 27th Bridging Troop, Royal Engineers 18/10/43-25/08/44

Signals[edit]

Scouting Forces[edit]

Brigades[edit]

  • 2nd Light Armoured Brigade 03/09/39-14/04/40
  • 1st Heavy Armoured Brigade 03/09/39-14/04/40
  • 1st Support Group 03/09/39-11/02/42
  • 2nd Armoured Brigade 14/04/40-25/09/44
  • 3rd Armoured Brigade 14/04/40-04/10/40
  • 22nd Armoured Brigade 14/10/40-07/11/41
  • 200th Guards Brigade Group 12/02/42-20/05/42
  • 201st Guard Brigade Group 21/05/42-14/06/42
  • 7th Motor Brigade 23/09/42-19/07/43
  • 18th Lorried Infantry Brigade 20/07/43-16/02/44
  • 18th Infantry Brigade 05/10/43-16/02/44; 17/08/44-28/10/44