Lothians and Border Horse Yeomanry

The Great War


The Inter-War Period

In the 1930s, it was mechanised and became a unit of the Royal Armoured Corps.

The Second World War

1st Lothians and Border Yeomanry

2nd Lothians and Border Horse

Due to the poor availability of armoured vehicles and tanks at the start of the Second World War, some units were formed to create Motor Machine Gun Brigades. This unit joined the 1st MMG Bde on 12 June 1940 and remained with it under reorganised as the 26th Armoured Brigade on 12 October 1940.

Post-Second World War