Last update: 18.10.2016

Netherlands Armed Forces

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by Hans Boersma


NATO Commands
Ministry of Defence
Order of Battle:
Naval Command Netherlands
Naval Command Netherlands Antilles
1 (NL) Corps
National Territorial Command
National Logistic Command
Royal Army Signals Command
Royal Army Medical Command
Royal Army Training Command / Army Training and Replacement Command
Royal Military Constabulary
Corps of Mobile Columns
Royal Air Force
Tactical Air Force Command
Logistic and Training Command
Unit Organisation and Equipment
Unit Symbols
Regimental and Corps Affiliations


What's New

18.10.2016 Added National Territorial Command, Part I.
Updated Unit Organisation and Equipment: expanded Mixed Battalions and Company Teams.
17.10.2016 Updated Links.
11.10.2016 Updated Marine Corps: expanded Part I, note d; added footnote 6.
11.10.2016 Updated Links.
18.06.2016 Updated Marine Corps, United Kingdom/Netherlands Landing Force: minor amendments.
14.06.2016 Updated Marine Corps: added United Kingdom/Netherlands Landing Force.
Updated Marine Corps, Operational Roles: minor amendments.
Updated Links.
26.04.2016 Updated Marine Corps: expanded Operational Roles.
Updated Unit Organisation and Equipment, Amphibious Section: minor amendments, expanded footnote 1 (added references).
11.04.2016 Updated Links.
29.03.2016 Updated Marine Corps: added Mobilisable Reserve.
29.03.2016 Updated Unit Organisation and Equipment, 1 Amphibious Combat Group: minor addition, added footnote 12.
29.03.2016 Updated Unit Organisation and Equipment, 2 Amphibious Combat Group: minor addition, added footnote 6.
15.03.2016 Updated Links.
15.03.2016 Updated Marine Corps: added Operational Roles.
15.03.2016 Updated Unit Organisation and Equipment, 3 Amphibious Combat Group: added footnote 2.
15.03.2016 Updated Unit Organisation and Equipment: minor additions to The Brigade Supply Company.

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