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13th Signal Group
Active 1967—1972
Disbanded 1972
Country  United Kingdom
Branch

 British Army

Role Military Communications
Size Group
Part of UK Land Forces Command
Garrison/HQ Aldershot
Nickname(s) 13 Signal Group (V)

The 13th Signals Group was a military communications brigade sized formation of the British Army. The group was established in 1967 to control the territorial signals regiments with national communication duties in the United Kingdom. It was later disbanded in 1974, when it merged with the 2 Signal Group.[1]

History[edit | edit source]

The group was formed in 1967 for the overall command of the territorial signal regiments with "National Communication" duties. Its units were specifically tasked with helping local and national signals with helping governmental and military major organizations; I.e. Ministry of Defence and 2nd Infantry Division. Because of cuts later on, It was later absorbed into the 2nd Signal Group, in 1972.[1]

Structure[edit | edit source]

The structure of the group stayed the same its entire history. Upon formation, it included the following units:[1]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 The Royal Corps of Signals: Unit Histories of the Corps (1920-2001) and its Antecedents. pp. 312. 
  2. "32nd Signal Regiment History". http://martinharrisonsmedalresearch.weebly.com/uploads/8/7/8/2/8782416/32sigregthistory.pdf. 
  3. The Royal Corps of Signals: Unit Histories of the Corps (1920-2001) and its Antecedents. pp. 137, 138, 140. 
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Regimental History (37)". 18 February 2019. https://web.archive.org/web/20070613071937/http://www.army.mod.uk/royalsignals/37sigregt/history.htm. 
  5. 5.0 5.1 The Royal Corps of Signals: Unit Histories of the Corps (1920-2001) and its Antecedents. pp. 143. 

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