|20th Division (1949–50)|
|Active||1949.3 - 1950.11|
|Country||People's Republic of China|
|Branch||People's Liberation Army|
|Part of||7th Corps|
|Engagements||Chinese Civil War|
The 20th Division(1st Formation)(Chinese: 第20师) was created in March 1949 under the Regulation of the Redesignations of All Organizations and Units of the Army, issued by Central Military Commission on November 1, 1948, basing on the 12th Independent Brigade, 7th Column of PLA Northwestern Field Army. Its history could be traced to 12th Independent Brigade of Jinsui Military District formed in July 1948.
As of disbandment division was composed of:
- 58th Regiment;
- 59th Regiment;
- 60th Regiment.
References[edit | edit source]
- 《中央军委关于统一全军组织及部队番号的规定》, http://blog.sina.com.cn/s/blog_7254c7350100xb56.html
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