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

Coat of arms (crest) of the 12th Infantry Regiment Northern Småland Regiment, Swedish Army

Official blazon

Origin/meaning

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).


Regimental Colour

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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.