23 relations: AMX Leclerc, Armour, Épinal, Belfort, Besançon, Brigade, CAESAR self-propelled howitzer, Charleville-Mézières, Colmar, French Army, Mailly-le-Camp, Mistral (missile), Mortier 120mm Rayé Tracté Modèle F1, Surface-to-air missile, Tirailleur, Valbonne, Véhicule blindé de combat d'infanterie, Véhicule de l'Avant Blindé, Verdun, 1st Armored Division (France), 35th Infantry Regiment (France), 5th Dragoon Regiment (France), 7th Armoured Division (France).
The Char Leclerc is a main battle tank (MBT) built by GIAT, now Nexter of France.
Armour (British English or Canadian English) or armor (American English; see spelling differences) is a protective covering that is used to prevent damage from being inflicted to an object, individual or vehicle by direct contact weapons or projectiles, usually during combat, or from damage caused by a potentially dangerous environment or activity (e.g., cycling, construction sites, etc.). Personal armour is used to protect soldiers and war animals.
Épinal is a commune in northeastern France and the capital (prefecture) of the Vosges department.
Belfort is a city in northeastern France in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté région, situated between Lyon and Strasbourg.
Besançon (French and Arpitan:; archaic Bisanz, Vesontio) is the capital of the department of Doubs in the region of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté.
A brigade is a major tactical military formation that is typically composed of three to six battalions plus supporting elements.
The CAESAR (CAmion Equipé d'un Système d'ARtillerie; Truck equipped with an artillery system); retrieved 13 February 2007 is a French self-propelled 155 mm/52-calibre gun-howitzer, installed on a 6X6 truck chassis.
Charleville-Mézières is a commune in northern France, capital of the Ardennes department in the Grand Est region.
Colmar (Alsatian: Colmer; German during 1871–1918 and 1940–1945: Kolmar) is the third-largest commune of the Alsace region in north-eastern France.
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.
Mailly-le-Camp is a commune in the Aube department in north-central France.
Mistral is an infrared homing MANPADS manufactured by the European multinational company MBDA missile systems (formerly by Matra BAe Dynamics).
The MO-120 RT-61 (factory designator) or MO-120-RT is a heavy mortar of French origin.
A surface-to-air missile (SAM, pronunced), or ground-to-air missile (GTAM, pronounced), is a missile designed to be launched from the ground to destroy aircraft or other missiles.
A tirailleur, in the Napoleonic era, was a type of light infantry trained to skirmish ahead of the main columns.
Valbonne is a commune near Nice in the Alpes-Maritimes department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.
The Véhicule Blindé de Combat d'Infanterie (VBCI, "Armoured vehicle for infantry combat") is a French Infantry fighting vehicle designed to replace the AMX-10P.
The Véhicule de l'avant blindé or VAB ("Armoured vanguard vehicle" in French) is an armoured personnel carrier and support vehicle designed by the Euro Mobilité Division of GIAT Industries of France.
Verdun (official name before 1970 Verdun-sur-Meuse) is a small city in the Meuse department in Grand Est in northeastern France.
The 1st Armored Division (1re Division Blindée, 1re DB) is a unit of the French Army formed during World War II.
35th Infantry Regiment (35e régiment d'infanterie) is an infantry regiment of the French Army.
The 5th Dragoon Regiment (5e Régiment de Dragons or 5e RD) is a cavalry unit of the French Army, created under the Ancien Régime in 1656 and reactivated in 2015.
The 7th Armoured Division (7e Division Blindée, 7e DB) was an armoured division of the French Army.