15 relations: Commandement des Forces Terrestres, Corps, French Army, Grande Armée, Lille, Limoges, Saumur, Third Army (France), World War I, World War II, 1st Army (France), 2nd Armored Division (France), 6th Engineer Regiment (France), 7th Armoured Division (France), 8th Infantry Division (France).
The Commandement des Forces Terrestres (CFT) is the new appellation (since July 1, 2008) of the Commandement de la Force d'action Terrestre (“Command of the land combat forces”, French acronym CFAT).
Corps (plural corps; via French, from the Latin corpus "body") is a term used for several different kinds of organisation.
The French Army, officially the Ground Army (Armée de terre) (to distinguish it from the French Air Force, Armée de L'air or Air Army) is the land-based and largest component of the French Armed Forces.
The Grande Armée (French for Great Army) was the army commanded by Napoleon during the Napoleonic Wars.
Lille (Rijsel; Rysel) is a city at the northern tip of France, in French Flanders.
Limoges (Occitan: Lemòtges or Limòtges) is a city and commune, the capital of the Haute-Vienne department and was the administrative capital of the former Limousin region in west-central France.
Saumur is a commune in the Maine-et-Loire department in western France.
The Third Army (IIIe Armée) was a Field army of the French Army, which fought during World War I and World War II.
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
The First Army (1re Armée) was a field army of France that fought during World War I and World War II.
The French 2nd Armored Division (2e Division Blindée, 2e DB), commanded by General Philippe Leclerc, fought during the final phases of World War II in the Western Front.
The 6th Engineers Regiment (6e Régiment du Génie) is a regiment of the génie militaire of the French Military constituted under the IIIrd Republic.
The 7th Armoured Division (7e Division Blindée, 7e DB) was an armoured division of the French Army.
The 8th Infantry Division was a French Army formation during World War I, World War II and the Cold War.