10 relations: Australian Army, List of Australian Army brigades, Mechanized infantry, Motorized infantry, Panzergrenadier, World War II, 2nd Armoured Division (Australia), 3rd Motor Brigade (Australia), 6th Armoured Brigade (Australia), 6th Cavalry Brigade (Australia).
The Australian Army is Australia's military land force.
This is a list of the brigades raised by the Australian Army.
Mechanized infantry are infantry equipped with armored personnel carriers (APCs) or infantry fighting vehicles (IFVs) for transport and combat (see also mechanized force).
In NATO and most other western countries, motorized infantry is infantry that is transported by trucks or other un-protected motor vehicles.
Panzergrenadier, shortened as PzGren (modern) or PzG (WWII), is a German term for motorised or mechanized infantry – that is, infantry transported in combat vehicles specialized for such tasks – as introduced during World War II.
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 Australian 2nd Armoured Division was established on 21 February 1942 by redesignating and reorganising the 2nd Motor Division (which was previously the 2nd Cavalry Division).
The 3rd Motor Brigade was a formation of the Australian Army during World War II.
The 6th Australian Armoured Brigade was a formation of the Australian Army during World War II.
The 6th Cavalry Brigade was a militia or Citizens Military Force (CMF) formation of the Australian Army based in South Australia.