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What vehicles do tank battalions have?

During the Vietnam War US Army & US Marine Corps tank battalions consisted of about 57 M48A3 Patton tanks (sometimes 58 tanks). The M48 Patton was technically called the M48 9 (MORE)

What is a Battalion Runner?

a battalion runner was a solider in the world wars who ran messages from the main office (which where behind the trenches) to the front of the trenches where the message would (MORE)
In US Army

How many troops in an army battalion?

The typical U.S. Army battalion is a unit of 800 - 900 soldiers.   Hard to give a definite answer because it can vary with time, place and type of unit. In the infantry and (MORE)

How many people in a battalion?

While the size of units varies from service to service, country to county and the era, currently a typical Battalion consists of somewhere between 300 and 1500 men. It will u (MORE)

Why was the maori battalion formed?

  It had been suggested that the NZ Gov't form a "Native Contingent" to serve in the 2nd Boer war (1899-1902) - but that plan never came to be (mainly due to the British f (MORE)

What is a battalion?

A battalion is a unit of military organization. It has no fixed  universal definition as to the size or composition of it. However,  it falls in the organizational hierarchy (MORE)

Equipment of the 70th Tank Battalion?

The Following is all but its Medical Detachment. For Operation "Husky": Lt. Colonel, Battalion Commander Major, Executive Officer Major, S-3 Operations & Training Captain (MORE)