The Territorial Army 11th Parachute Battalion was formed from the 8th Battalion Middlesex Regiment (TA) in 1947 and formed part of the 16th Airborne Division (TA).
It was re-designated 11 PARA (TA) in 1948 and reverted again to the 8th Battalion Middlesex Regiment (TA) in August 1956.
1947-8 Lt Col CFH Gough, MC
1948-53 Lt Col S Terrell, OBE. (11 PARA)
1953-6 Lt Col RA Corby, OBE, TD, DL. (11 PARA)