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18th April 1968 - Aden
The Troop deployed for 2 months to Aden, in support of 42 Cdo RM
1968 - Malaysia - Exercise Lath
The Troop set up Services for 17 Division HQ.
This included MACC Tasks - Wakef Tapai 7 Ulu Sat Schools
1969 - 1970
Singapore and Malaysia.
January 1971 - Norway - Mitstanden -Exercise Black Bear / Northern Wedding
1st April 1971 - 59 Indep Cdo Sqn RE
1972 - N. Ireland
Reconstruction tasks in Belfast
Early to Mid 1970's
Tours to US, Kenya and N. Ireland.
Mid 70 - Cyprus - Exercise Lion Sun
Based in Dehkelia
January 1975 - April 1975 - Nairobi - Exercise Mousetrap
Deployed to Mattatea Valley to build a Murrum surfaced road in the hills.
February - March 1976 - N. Ireland
Glenanne & Forkhill
May 1978 - Cyprus
Squadron deployed. Bailley Bridge Construction and building Sangars.
August 1978 - Shetland Islands
January 1979 - Norway
January 1980 - Norway
January 1981 - Norway
March 1982 - Falkland Islands - Operation Corporate
January 1983 - Norway
1983 - Canada - Exercise Waterleap 83
Construction of an Accommodation Block and Range Observation Post
1984 - 1989
Deployed to: Falklands, Cyprus and Norway.
1986 - N. Ireland - Castle Dillon
1990 - Norway - Isfjorden
1990 - Egypt - Exercise Dragon Hammer
A Med trip with 40 Cdo RM.
Shore leave in Gibraltar, Crete and Sicily.
March 1991 - Iraq - Operation Haven
Tasks include : EOD, Water Supply and toilet building.
1992 - Belize
Deployed to Rideau
1993 - Caribbean
Deployed to the Caribbean - Atlamaica, Dutch Antill and Guyana.
May 1994 -Canada - Waterleap 94
Based in Wainwright, building a substantial BFI site.
January 1995 - Norway
1995 - Falkland Islands
4.5 month tour - ADR support to the RAF.
1996 - Norway
1996 - America
1996 - Caribbean