|10th Engineer Regiment|
|10° Reggimento Genio Guastatori|
Regimental coat of arms
5 November 1926 - 8 September 1943|
16 August 1993 - today
|Part of||132nd Armored Brigade "Ariete"|
|Motto(s)||"Al mio valor l'aspro cimento è sprone"|
|Anniversaries||24 June 1918 - Second Battle of the Piave River|
1x War Cross of Military Valour
1x Silver Cross of Army Merit
1x Bronze Cross of Army Merit
1x Bronze Medal of Red Cross Merit
The 10th Engineer Regiment (Italian language: 10° Reggimento Genio Guastatori ) is a military engineer regiment of the Italian Army based in Cremona in Lombardy. Today the regiment is the engineer unit of the 132nd Armored Brigade "Ariete".
Current structure[edit | edit source]
As of 2019 the 10th Engineer Regiment consists of:
- Regimental Command, in Cremona
- Command and Logistic Support Company
- Sappers Battalion "Ticino"
- 1st Sappers Company
- 4th Sappers Company
- 5th Mobility Support Company
- 6th Deployment Support Company
The Command and Logistic Support Company fields the following platoons: C3 Platoon, Transport and Materiel Platoon, Medical Platoon, Commissariat Platoon, and EOD Platoon. Each of the two sapper companies fields a Command Platoon, an Advanced Combat Reconnaissance Teams Platoon, and two sapper platoons. The Deployment Support Company and Mobility Support Company field the battalion's heavy military engineering vehicles: Biber bridgelayers, Dachs armored engineer vehicles, cranes, excavators, Medium Girder Bridges etc. The sapper companies and Command and Logistic Support Company are equipped with VTLM "Lince" and VTMM "Orso" vehicles.
See also[edit | edit source]
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References[edit | edit source]
- "10° Reggimento Genio Guastatori - La Storia". Italian Army. http://www.esercito.difesa.it/organizzazione/capo-di-sme/Comando-Forze-Operative-Nord/Divisione-Vittorio-Veneto/Brigata-Corazzata-Ariete/10-Reggimento-Genio-Guastatori/Pagine/la-storia.aspx. Retrieved 4 December 2019.
- "10° Reggimento Genio Guastatori - Il Medagliere". Italian Army. http://www.esercito.difesa.it/organizzazione/capo-di-sme/Comando-Forze-Operative-Nord/Divisione-Vittorio-Veneto/Brigata-Corazzata-Ariete/10-Reggimento-Genio-Guastatori/Pagine/il-medagliere.aspx. Retrieved 4 December 2019.
- "10° Reggimento Genio Guastatori". Italian Army. http://www.esercito.difesa.it/organizzazione/capo-di-sme/Comando-Forze-Operative-Nord/Divisione-Vittorio-Veneto/Brigata-Corazzata-Ariete/10-Reggimento-Genio-Guastatori. Retrieved 4 December 2019.
- "10° Reggimento Genio Guastatori". Ministero della Difesa. https://www.difesa.it/Protocollo/AOO_Difesa/Esercito/Pagine/E22045.aspx. Retrieved 4 December 2019.
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