Headquarters Force Troops Command
Headquarters Force Troops Command (FTC) is the largest formation in the British Army. It commands units that provide Combat Support, Command Support, certain Combat Service Support and specialist support to the Reaction and Adaptable Forces.
Scalable, integrated capability
From its Headquarters in Wiltshire, the Command brings together a number specialists with the skills required to help prepare and deliver operations at home and abroad.
Delivering combat support, command support and specialist logistics support, the troops of FTC comprise the largest of the Army formations, essentially one-third of the Whole Force.
Over recent years, FTC has delivered operational successes in Sierra Leone, Afghanistan, Iraq and Nepal while at the same time supporting multiple UK counter-terrorism activities and other operations.
HQ FTC has a structure of ten specialist brigades that continue to deliver unique capabilities that have benefit for the Army, for Defence and the wider Government.
1st Artillery Brigade
Headquarters, Tidworth, Wiltshire
1st Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Brigade
Headquarters, Upavon, Wiltshire
8 Engineer Brigade
Gibraltar Barracks, Minley, Hampshire
1st (United Kingdom) Signal Brigade
Imjin Barracks, Innsworth, Gloucester
11th Signal Brigade and HQ West Midlands
Venning Barracks, Donnington, Shropshire
104 Logistic Support Brigade
Headquarters, South Cerney, Gloucestershire
2nd Medical Brigade
Headquarters, Strensall, North Yorkshire
1st Military Police Brigade
Hermitage Barracks, Berkshire
Joint Ground Based Air Defence
RAF High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire