Quality: NATO 2
This article originally appeared in the SOTCW's Journal No.51 (Christmas 2006).
Brigade HQ: 1 x HQ CV-90FCV, 1 x infantry stand in truck, 1 x FAC in Epbvc-302.
1 AA Company: 3 x Lvrbv-701.
1 AA Company: 2 x Jeep + RBS-70 (and 1x Giraffe Air search radar on truck).
2 Engineer Companies, each: 2 x Engineer Stands (AT-4 LAW & AT mines) in trucks.
1 Recce Company: 3 x CV-90-40 Combat Teams (84mm Carl Gustav & AT-4 LAW).
1 Artillery Battalion: 3 x 155mm FH77B howitzers, 3 x lorries, 1 x OP Stand in CV90FCV.
1 Anti-Tank Battalion:
BHQ: 1 x HQ Stripbv-302.
1 Company: 2 x Pbrbv-551 (TOW).
1 Company: 2 x CV-90-40 with Bill ATGW.
1 Company: 3 x CV-90-40 with Bill ATGW.
1 Company: 3 x 120mm M41/D mortars & trucks.
3 Mechanised Battalions, each:
BHQ: 1 x HQ CV-90FCV, 1 x Leopard 2A5, 1 x MTU-55 AVLB.
2 Tank Companies, each: 2 x Strv-122 Leopard 2A5.
2 Mechanised Companies, each: 2 x CV-90-40 Combat Teams (84mm Carl Gustav & AT-4 LAW).
1 Mortar Company: 4 x 120mm M41/D mortars & trucks.
1 AA Platoon: 1 x CV-90-40 AA.
Mark has also provided an accompanying article on the Swedish Armoured Brigade: Probably the Best Armoured Brigade in the World?
Contributor: © 2006 Mark Bevis.