Some French Military Insignia

Discussions on military insignia (for example squadron emblems).
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Re: Some French Military Insignia

Postby Tyskaorden2 » 29 Jul 2014 18:26

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110th Infantry Regiment, recently disbanded on 24 June 2014 due to budget cuts. Was based in Donaueschingen (Germany) as part of the Franco-German Brigade.

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126th Infantry Regiment based in Brive-la-Gaillarde.

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132nd Doghandling Battalion of the Army. Inheritor of the traditions of the 132nd Infantry Regiment. Based in Suippes.

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152nd Infantry Regiment based in Colmar.

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1st Tirailleurs Regiment, inheritor of the traditions of the Algerian, Tunisian and Moroccan Tirailleurs. Based in Épinal.

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1st Parachutist Chasseurs Regiment based in Pamiers.

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Re: Some French Military Insignia

Postby Tyskaorden2 » 29 Jul 2014 18:39

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7th Alpine Chasseurs Battalion based in Varces.

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13th Alpine Chasseurs Battalion based in Barby.

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16th Foot Chasseurs Battalion based in Bitche.

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27th Alpine Chasseurs Battalion based in Cran-Gevrier.

These are the remaints of the 173 regular Infantry Regiments and 31 regular Foot Chasseurs Battalions (of which 12 where Alpine Chasseurs) in existence in 1914.

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Re: Some French Military Insignia

Postby Tyskaorden2 » 29 Jul 2014 18:49

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2nd Marine Infantry Regiment (2e RIMa, Regiment d'Infanterie de Marine) based at Le Mans.

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3e RIMa based at Vannes.

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5th Overseas Interarms Regiment (5e RIAOM = Regiment interarmes d'outre-mer) based in Dibjouti.

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9e RIMa based at Cayenne (French Guiana).

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21e RIMa based at Fréjus.

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Re: Some French Military Insignia

Postby Tyskaorden2 » 01 Mar 2015 12:55

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1st Marine Artillery Regiment. Stationed at Châlons-en-Champagne, it is the Artillery Unit of the 1st Mechanized Brigade.

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3rd Marine Artillery Regiment. Stationed at Camp de Canjuers, it is the Artillery Unit of the 6th Light Armoured Brigade.

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1st Artillery Regiment. Stationed at Belfort, it is the Artillry Unit of the 7th Armoured Brigade. Raised in 1765 as Régiment de la Fère from the 1st Battalion of the Régiment Royal-Artillerie. The Badge shows the Colour of the Régiment de la Fère.


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