1st Armoured Medical Regiment
|1st Armoured Medical Regiment
1 Medical Regiment
|Active||1 April 2000 - present|
|Type||Royal Army Medical Corps|
|Garrison/HQ||Dempsey Barracks, Westfalen Garrison|
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The 1st Armoured Medical Regiment is a medical regiment of the British Army's Royal Army Medical Corps currently based at Dempsey Barracks, Sennelager, Germany.
The regiment was formed as 1 Close Support Medical Regiment on 1 April 2000, by the amalgamation of 2 and 3 armoured field ambulances. It was initially based in York Barracks in Munster, becoming 1 Medical Regiment on 1 April 2008, moving to Haig Barracks in Bergen-Hohne Garrison on 4 July 2012. It became 1 Armoured Medical Regiment on 1 April 2014, with the formation parade held in Bergen-Hohne on 5 July 2014. The Regiment moved to Dempsey Barracks in Sennelager in September 2015.
The regiment deployed to Afghanistan on Operation Herrick 15 in October 2011 for six months, and for Operation Herrick 20, 30 Squadron deployed to provide the core of the last medical regiment in Afghanistan.
- "1 Armoured Medical Regiment". British Army. Retrieved 18 August 2016.
- 1 Medical Regiment receive Afghanistan medals, Ministry of Defence, 18 Apr 2012
- The British Army. "The British Army - 335 Medical Evacuation Regiment". www.army.mod.uk. Retrieved 17 December 2016.