Cavalry Squadrons

The Cavalry Squadrons were known as Motor Squadrons until the early 1980's.  1st & 2nd changed their Badge to read  CAVALRY following the change of title.

With the new establishment the 1st Armoured Car and 1st Tank have amalgamated to become  "1st Armoured Cavalry Squadron".

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1 Cavalry Squadron 2 Cavalry Squadron 3 Cavalry Squadron (2000 - 2005) 4 Cavalry Squadron 5 Cavalry Squadron
11 Cavalry Squadron 1 Tank Squadron 1 Armoured Car Squadron Headquarters
Cavalry Corps
1 Armoured Cavalry Squadron

 

These badges are variations that were worn by the various Squadrons at one stage or another. 

 

1st Motor Sqn
(1970 - 1974)
1st Motor Sqn
(1973 - Early 1980's)
1 Cavalry Sqn (May 2006) 2nd Motor Sqn
(1975 - Ealy 1980's)
 
2nd Cavalry Sqn
(Irish Version)
3rd Motor Sqn
(1979 to 1981)
3rd Motor Sqn
(1981-1990)
3rd Motor Sqn
(late 1980s)
3rd Motor Sqn
(late 1980s)
5th Motor Sqn
 (1968 - 1978)
5th Motor Sqn
(1968 - 1978)
5th Motor Sqn
 (1988 - 2005)
5th Cavalrly Sqn
(1979 - 2005)
11th Motor Sqn
 (1962 - 1968)
11th Motor Sqn
(1968 - 1971)
11th Motor Sqn
 (1994)
 
11th Motor Sqn
 
(wool)
1st Tank Sqn
(1981 - mid 80's)
1st Tank Sqn
(Circa Mid 1980's)
 


 

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 Page Updated : Saturday, 19 April 2014