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The Algerian War, also known as the Algerian War of Independence or the Algerian Revolution (Berber: Tagrawla Tadzayrit; الثورة الجزائرية Al-thawra Al-Jazaa'iriyya; Guerre d'Algérie or Révolution algérienne) was a war between France and the Algerian independence movements from 1954 to 1962, which led to Algeria gaining its independence from France.
The AMX-13 is a French light tank produced from 1953 to 1985.
The Berlin Wall (Berliner Mauer) was a barrier that divided Berlin from 1961 to 1989.
Besançon (French and Arpitan:; archaic Bisanz, Vesontio) is the capital and principal city of the Franche-Comté region in eastern France.
The Cold War was a state of political and military tension after World War II between powers in the Western Bloc (the United States, its NATO allies and others) and powers in the Eastern Bloc (the Soviet Union and its allies in the Warsaw Pact).
Egypt (مِصر, مَصر), officially the Arab Republic of Egypt, is a transcontinental country spanning the northeast corner of Africa and southwest corner of Asia, via a land bridge formed by the Sinai Peninsula.
France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state comprising territory in western Europe and several overseas regions and territories.
The French Army (Armée de terre, "land army") is the land-based and largest component of the French Armed Forces.
Lille (Rijsel) is a city in the North of France.
Metz is a city in northeast France located at the confluence of the Moselle and the Seille rivers.
Operation Musketeer (Opération Mousquetaire) was the Anglo-French-Israeli plan for the invasion of Egypt to capture the Suez Canal during the Suez Crisis.
The Panhard EBR (Panhard Engin Blindé de Reconnaissance, French: Armored Reconnaissance Vehicle) is an armoured car designed by Panhard for the French Army and later used across the globe, notably by the French Army during the Algerian War and the Portuguese Army during the Portuguese Colonial War in Angola, Mozambique and Guinea-Bissau.
The 1st Army Corps (1er Corps d'Armée) was first formed before World War I. During World War II it fought in the Campaign for France in 1940, on the Mediterranean islands of Corsica and Elba in 1943 - 1944, and in the campaigns to liberate France in 1944 and invade Germany in 1945.
The 2nd Dragoon Regiment (2e régiment de dragons, 2e RD) is an armoured cavalry unit of the French Army, stationed at Fontevraud-l'Abbaye, by Saumur in Maine-et-Loire.
The 3rd Army Corps (3e Corps d'Armée) was a military unit in the French Army that fought during World War I and World War II, and was active after World War II until finally being disbanded on 1 July 1998.
The 3rd Cuirassier Regiment (3e Régiment de Cuirassiers, 3e RC) was a cavalry regiment of the French Army, later reequipped as an armored regiment.
The 4th Armoured Division was an armoured division of the French Army formed between 1964 and 1970.
The 5th Dragoon Regiment (5e Régiment de Dragons or 5e RD) was a cavalry unit in the French Army, created under the Ancien Régime in 1656 and dissolved in 2003.
The 7th Armoured Brigade (e Brigade blindée) is an armoured brigade of the French Army.
The 8th Infantry Division was a French Army formation during World War I, World War II and the Cold War.