Last update: 25.07.2014

Netherlands Armed Forces
ORDER OF BATTLE
1985


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by Hans Boersma


Contents


Introduction
NATO Commands
Ministry of Defence
Order of Battle:
Naval Forces Command Netherlands
Naval Forces Command Caribbean
Marine Corps
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
Tactical Air Force Command
Logistic and Training Command
Unit Organisation and Equipment
Regimental and Corps Affiliations
Unit Symbols
Sources
Links
Sitemap
Contact


 

 
What's New

25.07.2014 Updated Corps Logistic Command, Operational Role: minor amendments.
25.07.2014 Updated Unit Organisation and Equipment: revised The Diver Platoon.
25.07.2014 Updated 101 Engineer Combat Group: expanded note i, revised footnote 10 and added footnote 13; revised Atomic Demolition Munitions.
25.07.2014 Updated 1 (NL) Corps Artillery: expanded footnotes 7 and 17.
22.07.2014 Updated 1 (NL) Corps Artillery: revised notes l, o and p, footnotes 10 and 14, added footnote 17. Added a planning and execution chart to the Dual Capable Artillery section.
22.07.2014 
Updated Unit Organisation and Equipment: revised 19 Field Artillery Battalion, Nuclear Deployed, 129 Field Artillery Battalion, Nuclear Deployed, 425 and 434 Mobile Security Infantry Company and 436 and 437 Mobile Security Infantry Company.
21.07.2014
Updated Unit Organisation and Equipment: added The Diver Platoon.
21.07.2014
Updated 101 Engineer Combat Group: added note h.
21.07.2014 Updated 41 Armoured Brigade: expanded footnote 12, corrected footnote 15.
18.05.2014
Updated Unit Organisation and Equipment: translated the Dutch military term "toolset" as "workshop".
13.05.2014 Updated Unit Organisation and Equipment: added The Brigade Supply Company.
13.05.2014 Updated Unit Organisation and Equipment: expanded The Armoured Engineer Company.
05.05.2014 Updated Corps Logistic Command, Reorganisations 1984-1990s: minor amendment to the description of the old ammunition supply system, expanded footnote 26 (references).
28.04.2014
Updated Unit Organisation and Equipment: added 436 and 437 Mobile Security Infantry Company.
28.04.2014 Updated Unit Organisation and Equipment: expanded The Armoured Infantry Battalion YPR-765.
28.04.2014 Updated Unit Organisation and Equipment: revised the introductory section.
22.04.2014 Updated Unit Organisation and Equipment: added a word on unit personnel strengths in the introductory section, and made minor adjustments accordingly.
22.04.2014 Updated 101 Engineer Combat Group: revised Atomic Demolition Munitions and expanded footnote 14.
21.04.2014 Updated
Unit Organisation and Equipment: added 425 and 434 Mobile Security Infantry Company.
21.04.2014 Updated Unit Organisation and Equipment, 19 Field Artillery Battalion, Nuclear Deployed: expanded footnotes 3 and 4.
21.04.2014
Updated Unit Organisation and Equipment, 129 Field Artillery Battalion, Nuclear Deployed: deleted footnote 4, expanded footnotes 5 and 7.
21.04.2014 Updated 1 (NL) Corps Artillery: revised and expanded Dual Capable Artillery, made minor amendments to notes o and p, expanded footnote 16, added footnotes 17 to 22.
12.04.2014 Updated 1 (NL) Corps, Part III: re-added 101 Signal Group to the tabular data where it had been deleted by accident. Thanks to Maurits de Jong for spotting this.
08.04.2014
Updated 1 (NL) Corps Artillery, Dual Capable Artillery: corrected the first sentence referring to the wrong notes.
22.03.2014 Updated 101 Military Constabulary Battalion: added note e, made minor amendments.
22.03.2014
Updated 101 Signal Group: added footnote 12.
18.03.2014 Updated Light Aviation Group: added note a, made minor amendments.
11.03.2014 Updated 1 (NL) Corps: reorganised the page, added total strengths, made some minor amendments. Over the coming time total strengths will be added where applicable.
02.03.2014 Updated
101 Signal Group: added map, made minor amendments.

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