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Army: Scotland

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 184545, tabled on 20 April 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many and what proportion of paid Colonels in the British Army are stationed in Scotland.

Answered on

26 April 2021

Regular Trade Trained Strength of Paid Rank of Colonel stationed in Scotland as at 1 January 2021

1 January 2021

Number of Colonels in the British Army stationed in Scotland


Proportion of Colonels in the British Army stationed in Scotland


Source: Analysis (Army)


  1. The figures are for the Trade Trained Regular Army only and therefore exclude Gurkhas, Full Time Reserve Service, Mobilised Reserves, Army Reserve and all other Reserves, but includes those personnel that have transferred from GURTAM to UKTAP.
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