Saturday, November 24, 2018

PR photos of the day: 10th Combined-Arms Brigade, 72nd Group Army, Eastern Theater Command

Formally the 10th Armored Brigade, 1st Group Army, Nanjing MR.  This unit was commissioned in July 15th, 1967 as the 10th Tank Division (unit number 6526), tasked to protect Shanghai area and to act as a strategic reserve mobile unit in case an Soviet invasion.  Its initial batch of armor was 60 Type63 light tanks (284th Regiment)

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