General Service Corps

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General Service Corps
Royal Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom.svg
Cap Badge of the General Service Corps
Country  United Kingdom
Branch  British Army

The General Service Corps (GSC) is a corps of the British Army.


Its main function is to act as a holding unit for specialists who have not been assigned to other units or corps. Its members are on the General List or Special List,[1] and are usually part of the Army Reserve.


  1. ^ "Combat Service Support". Retrieved 10 May 2014. 
Preceded by
Royal Army Physical Training Corps
Order of Precedence Succeeded by
Queen Alexandra's Royal
Army Nursing Corps