27th April 2017

Sir Nicholas Soames: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what the Order of Battle is and basing arrangements are for 12th Mechanized Brigade.

Mike Penning, Minister of State for the Armed Forces: The order of battle and current locations of units in 12th (Armoured Infantry) Brigade is set out below:




HQ 12th (Armoured Infantry) Brigade

Bulford Garrison

The Kings Royal Hussars

Tidworth Garrison

The Royal Lancers (Queen Elizabeth’s Own)

Catterick Garrison

1st Battalion Scots Guards

Aldershot Garrison

1st Battalion The Yorkshire Regiment

Tidworth Garrison

1St Battalion The Royal Welsh

Tidworth Garrison


The Royal Wessex Yeomanry, an Army Reserve Regiment based across Dorset, Devon and Wiltshire also provides support to 12th (Armoured Infantry) Brigade.

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