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Something about 24 Missile Regiment

A to Z Member List
24 Missile Nominal Roll
24 Missile Photo Albums
Making of 24 Missile
24th Missile Regiment Reunions
Woolwich Ceasefire
B.C's of 24th Missile Regiment RA
Something about 24 Missile Regiment
Battle of Kabul 1842
The Last Live Fire Of The Honest John Missile 1977
Movies of Missiles
24 Medium Regt
The H.J Missile Regiment 's Links
Honest-John Live Missile
Corporal Missile
Nuclear Fallout
Camp's , Officers & R.S.M's of 24 Missile Regt
Battery History's
What is a Battery
Honest John Missile
Training Regiments
51 Kabul Battery
Ireland (Trng) 51 Kabul Bty
Disbandment of 24 Missile Regt
The Original 3 Missile Regiments
Regiments & battalions of the British Army
The Royal Artillery
Artillery uniforms, clothing & wives
Historical Info & War.
The American Support
Amalgamation. Lance, what could have been 50 Missile
Military Academy & Monarchy
British and Proud
The Downfall Of Hitler
Bty Bar Songs
Rank Recognition
W.W ll Posters
39 Regiment RA
Last Post
How The Last Post Became
Ex 24 / 2 Heavy Bty Website

                 Royal Artillery    




Lt Col Tommy Tucker, The Last Commanding Officer
Of 24 Missile Regiment.    
However during disbandment the actual last commanding officer to be the C.O was infact.  
Major Tolly Taylor ex 51 Kabul Bty   who was the last officer  in charge of the Regiment to leave.

The Other Commanding Officer's
Lt Col Jackson RA               (1947)
Lt Col Wingate RA               (1957)
Lt Col B Cocks RA               (1957)
Lt Col PH Moir MC RA         (1961)
Lt Col J Wilson RA              (1964)
Lt Col JI Dawson RA            (1966)
Lt Col Tucker  RA               
Regiments Stationed in
Ubique Barracks Dortmund (Camp10)

Date In

Date Out


Apr 1947

Dec 1947

53 Regiment Royal Artillery

Dec 1947

Oct 1950

10 Regiment Royal Artillery

? 1967

Nov 1972

45 Regiment Royal Artillery

Nov 1972

Mar 1977

24 Regiment Royal Artillery

Sep 1977

Jun 1979

2 Regiment Royal Artillery

Sep 1979

Aug 1990

19 Regiment Royal Artillery

Aug 1990

Mar 1993

27 Regiment Royal Artillery

These barracks have now been demolished. All or most of the other barracks in Dortmund  are vacant or ready for demolishing.



From 1947 when the Regiment was founded, to the date of Suspended Animation in 1977, 51 Kabul (1842 ) Msl Bty is the only Bty to survive the full life of the Regiment.