165 Port and Maritime Regiment RLC

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165 Port and Maritime Regiment RLC
Active 1995-present
Country  United Kingdom
Branch  British Army
Type Regiment
Role Logistics
Part of Royal Logistic Corps
Website 165 Regiment RLC

165 Port and Maritime Regiment RLC is an Army Reserve regiment of the British Army's Royal Logistic Corps.

History[edit]

The regiment was formed in Grantham as 165th Port Regiment, RLC (Volunteers) in 1995.[1] 266 Squadron was re-formed at Southampton in 2006.[1]

Structure[edit]

The current structure is as follows:

  • 142 (Queen's Own Oxfordshire Hussars) Vehicle Squadron RLC - Banbury[2]
  • 232 (Cornwall) Port Squadron RLC - Bodmin[2]
  • 264 (Plymouth) Headquarters Squadron RLC - Plymouth (Derriford Army Reserve Centre)[2]
  • 265 (Devon) Port Squadron RLC - Plymouth (Derriford Army Reserve Centre)[2]
  • 266 (Southampton) Port Squadron RLC - Southampton (Blighmont Army Reserve Centre) and Isle of Wight (Newport Army Reserve Centre)[2]
  • 710 (Royal Buckinghamshire Hussars) Operational Hygiene Squadron - Aylesbury[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "165th Port Regiment". Regiments.org. Retrieved 25 November 2017. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f "165 Port and Maritime Regiment RLC". British Army. Retrieved 21 January 2016. 

External links[edit]