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Monday, July 19, 2010
A new PLZ04 155mm Self Propelled Howitzer unit commissioned.
According to this PLA Daily article (here), a new PLZ05 unit was commissioned on July 14th with the an artillery brigade from the Beijing Military Region. This marks the fifth confirmed PLA PLZ05 unit currently in service.
The other four units are:
- 38th GA artillery brigade - 39th GA artillery brigade - 1st Artillery Div. - 9th Artillery Div.