The Queen’s Royal Hussars (QRH)
The QRH are currently based in Sennelager, Germany. They will move to Tidworth, Wiltshire to co-locate with the other 2 Armour Regiments in 2018. They are part of the Reactive Force and support 20 Armoured Infantry Brigade. The QRH traditionally recruit from the West Midlands, Warwickshire, Worcestershire, Surrey, Sussex and Northern Ireland and can trace their history back to 1685.
The King’s Royal Hussars (KRH)
Based at Tidworth, Wiltshire, the KRH are part of the Reactive Force and support 12 Armoured Infantry Brigade. The KRH traditionally recruit from Cumbria, Lancashire, Greater Manchester, Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Wiltshire, Berkshire and Hampshire and can trace their history back to 1715.
The Royal Tank Regiment (RTR)
Based at Tidworth, Wiltshire, the RTR are part of the Reactive Force and support 1 Armoured Infantry Brigade. In addition to the Armour role, a squadron from the RTR mounted in armoured vehicles provides the British Army’s specialist Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Armoured Area Survey and Reconnaissance capability. The RTR traditionally recruit from Dumfries and Galloway, Merseyside, London, Kent, Avon, Somerset, Dorset, Devon and Cornwall. As the Heavy Branch Machine Gun Corps, the RTR was the first armoured unit in the world, created specifically to man tanks, a British invention, in 1916.