1st Red Banner Army
The 1st Red Banner Army was a Red Army field army of World War II that served in the Russian Far East.
The 1st Army was created in July 1938 under the name of the 1st Coastal Army (or, depending o...
7th Armoured Division (United Kingdom)
The 7th Armoured Division was a British armoured division that saw service during the Second World War where its exploits made it famous as the Desert Rats.After the Munich Crisis, the division was fo...
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27th Division (Imperial Japanese Army)
The 27th Division (第27師団, Dai-nijunana Shidan) was formed in China from the units of the former Japanese China Garrison Army July 15, 1938, becoming one of the first triangular divisions in th...
RAF High Wycombe
RAF High Wycombe is a Royal Air Force station, situated in the village of Walters Ash, near High Wycombe in Buckinghamshire, England. It houses Headquarters Air Command, and was originally designed to...
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32nd Cavalry Division (Soviet Union)
The 32nd Cavalry Division was formed in 1938 in the Kiev Military District from the 1st Zaporozhe Cossack Cavalry Division.
The division participated in the Invasion of Poland. It was assigned to...
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1st Parachute Division (Germany)
The German 1st Parachute Division (German: 1. Fallschirmjägerdivision) was an elite German military parachute-landing division that fought during World War II. A division of paratroopers was terme...
Auxiliary Territorial Service
The Auxiliary Territorial Service (ATS; often pronounced as an acronym) was the women's branch of the British Army during the Second World War. It was formed on 9 September 1938, initially as a women'...
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3rd Regiment Royal Horse Artillery
3rd Regiment Royal Horse Artillery is a regiment of the Royal Horse Artillery in the British Army. They are currently based in Caen Barracks, Bergen-Hohne, Germany.
The component batteries within ...
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RAF Maintenance Command
RAF Maintenance Command was the Royal Air Force command which was responsible for controlling maintenance for all the United Kingdom-based units from formation on 1 April 1938 until being renamed RAF ...
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3rd Mountain Division (Wehrmacht)
The 3rd Mountain Division (German: 3 Gebirgs-Division) was a formation of the German Wehrmacht during World War II. It was created from the Austrian Army's 5th and 7th Divisions following the Ansc...
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814 Naval Air Squadron
814 Naval Air Squadron is a squadron of the Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm. It was formed in December 1938 and has been disbanded and reformed several times. Its nickname is "the Flying Tigers", not to be c...
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2nd Independent Mixed Brigade (Imperial Japanese Army)
The 2nd Independent Mixed Brigade or 2nd Mixed Brigade of the Imperial Japanese Army was formed on 10 February 1938, from five battalions already attached to the Mongolia Garrison Army, of the 109th D...
101st Rifle Division (Soviet Union)
The 101st Rifle Division was a unit of the Soviet Red Army initially formed as a mountain rifle division on 28 August 1938 within the 2nd Separate Red Banner Army in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky city.
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2nd Red Banner Army
The 2nd Red Banner Army was a Soviet field army of World War II that served in the Far East as part of the Soviet Far East Front.The 2nd Army was created in July 1938 on the far eastern frontiers of t...
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5th Panzer Division (Wehrmacht)
The 5th Panzer Division was an armored formation of the German Army from 1938 to 1945.
The 5th Panzer Division of the German Army was formed on 24 November 1938 in Opole and dissolved on 8 May 194...
Hlinka Guard
Hlinka Guard (Slovak: Hlinkova garda) (HG) was the militia maintained by the Slovak People's Party in the period from 1938 to 1945; it was named after Andrej Hlinka.The Hlinka Guard was preceded b...
1st Mountain Division (Wehrmacht)
The 1st Mountain Division (German: 1. Gebirgs Division) was an elite formation of the German Wehrmacht during World War II.It was created on 9 April 1938 in Garmisch Partenkirchen from the Mountai...
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Twelfth Army (Japan)
The Japanese 12th Army (第12軍 , Dai-jyūni gun) was an army of the Imperial Japanese Army during the Second Sino-Japanese War.
The Japanese 12th Army was formed on November 7, 1938 under ...
RAF Cosford
Royal Air Force Cosford or RAF Cosford (formerly DCAE Cosford) (ICAO: EGWC) is a Royal Air Force station in Cosford, Shropshire, just to the northwest of Wolverhampton and next to Albrighton.
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XVIII Corps (Germany)
XVIII. Armeekorps was formed in Salzburg, Austria, on 1 April 1938, following the Anschluss of Austria into the German Reich. During the life of the XVIII. Armeekorps, they took part in the Polish cam...
Maybach I and II
Maybach I and II were a series of above and underground bunkers built 20 kilometres south of Berlin in Wünsdorf near Zossen, Brandenburg to house the High Command of the Army (in Maybach I) and the Su...
5th U-boat Flotilla
The 5th U-boat Flotilla (German 5. Unterseebootsflottille), also known as Emsmann Flotilla, was a U-boat flotilla of Nazi Germany's Kriegsmarine during World War II.The flotilla was formed in December...
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RAF Pengam Moors
RAF Pengam Moors (also known as RAF Cardiff) was a Royal Air Force station and maintenance unit (MU), located on the Pengam Moors area of Tremorfa, 2 miles south east of Cardiff city centre in Wales f...
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3rd Light Division (Wehrmacht)
The 3rd Light Division (sometimes described as Light Mechanized or Light Panzer to distinguish it from the later Light infantry divisions) was raised in November 1938. In 1939 it fought in the Invasio...
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43rd Royal Tank Regiment
The 43rd (6th (City) Battalion, The Royal Northumberland Fusiliers) Royal Tank Regiment (43 RTR) was an armoured regiment of the British Army's Royal Armoured Corps that tested and demonstrated specia...
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23rd Division (Imperial Japanese Army)
The 23rd Division (第23師団, Dai-nijūsan Shidan) was an infantry division in the Imperial Japanese Army. Its call-sign was the Sunrise Division (旭兵団, Kyokuhei-dan).
The 23rd Division ...
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61st Battalion (Australia)
The 61st Battalion was an infantry battalion of the Australian Army. It was originally raised in 1917 during the First World War but was disbanded the same year without seeing active service. Later it...
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42nd Royal Tank Regiment
The 42nd Royal Tank Regiment (42 RTR) was an armoured regiment of the British Army from 1938 until 1956. It was part of the Royal Tank Regiment, itself part of the Royal Armoured Corps.The unit was fo...
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