Artillery Corps

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Type 07 - Combat & Training Uniforms
... badge (Military Commission HQ, Army, Air Force, Navy, or Second Artillery Corps) with velcro is worn above the right chest pocket ... Woodland is currently issued to Second Artillery Forces in dense forested regions, and the Type 07 Oceanic camouflage is issued to naval special combat units ... terrain or jungle, and is mainly issued to the PLA Second Artillery Corps for a couple of years before abandoned ...
Second Battle Of El Alamein - Battle - Phase Four: Operation Supercharge - D + 10: 2 November
... Brigade would pass through supported by a heavy artillery barrage and break open a gap in the Axis defences on and around the Rahman track, some 2,000 yards (1,800 m) further forward, which the 1st ... in with a screen of anti-tank guns and artillery together with intensive air support ... Although X Corps had failed in its attempt to break out, it had succeeded in its objective of finding and destroying enemy tanks ...
Volunteer Force (Great Britain) - Creation of The Volunteer Force
... Scotland, authorising the formation of volunteer rifle corps (VRC, a.k.a ... corps of rifle volunteers and rifle volunteer corps), and of artillery corps in defended coastal towns ... Volunteer corps were to be raised under the provisions of the Volunteer Act 1804 (44 Geo.3 c.54), which had been used to form local defence forces during the Napoleonic Wars ...
John Wilson Ruckman - Death / Tributes - Dates of Rank
... in 1883 Second Lieutenant, Regular Army Artillery, June 13, 1883 First Lieutenant, Regular Army Artillery, Feb. 20, 1891 Captain, Regular Army Artillery, March 31, 1899 Major, National Army Artillery Corps, June 30, 1906 Lieutenant Colonel, Coast Artillery Corps Feb. 2, 1911 Colonel, Coast Artillery Corps March 7, 1912 Brigadier General, Army of the United States July 20, 1916 Major General, National Army Aug 5, 1917 Returned to grade of Brigadier ...
List Of Active Units Of The Italian Army - Artillery Corps - Special Artillery Units
... Warfare Regiment Cordenons *1915 (Sora) 185th Parachute Artillery (LRRP) Regiment Folgore *1941 (Livorno) 13th Electronic Warfare Intelligence Battalion Aquileia *1960 (Anzio) ...

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