About the Regiment
1 Regiment RLC is based at St David's Barracks in Bicester after moving across from Germany in 2015/16. The regiment has been deployed on a number of operations including those in Northern Ireland, Iraq and Afghanistan.
The Regiment is made up of four squadrons:
- 2 Close Support Squadron
- 12 Close Support Squadron
- 23 General Support Squadron
- 74 (Headquarters) Squadron
It is partnered with the reserve unit 157 (Welsh) Regiment RLC.
Formed as 1 Divisional Column
Became 1 Armoured Division Transport Regiment RCT in December
Changed to 1 General Support Regiment RLC in April
Formed as 1 Logistic Support Regiment (with elements of 2 Close Support Regiment)
Re-designated as 1 Regiment RLC