Armored and Mechanized Troops

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Armored and Mechanized Troops

 

the name of a combat arm of the Soviet Army from the 1930’s through the 1950’s. Now referred to as tank troops.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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The objective of the "Self-Propelled Low Altitude Air Defence Gun System Project" is to perform the air defense needs of the armored and mechanized troops of Turkish Land Forces against threats which pass the airplanes and long/medium altitude air defence systems.