12th Infantry Regiment Northern Småland Regiment, Swedish Army
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12TH INFANTRY REGIMENT NORTHERN SMÅLAND REGIMENT, SWEDISH ARMY
Raised : 1928 as the Jönköping-Kalmar Regiment by amalgamating the Jönköping regiment (I12) and the Kalmar Regiment (I21)
In 1948 renamed Northern Småland Regiment
Disbanded : 2000
Garrison : Eksjö
Quarterly Småland and the City of Jönköping. This Regiment was formed in 1928 by amalgamting the Jönköping Regiment (the City Arms) and the Kalmar Regiment (the Småland Lion).
Literature: Regimental Colour from Christian Braunstein: Svenska Försvarsmaktens fälttecken efter millennieskiftet - Flags and Standards of the Swedish Armed Forces after the Turn of the Century. Christian Braunstein: Heraldiska vapen inom det svenska försvaret - Heraldry of the Swedish Armed Forces.