|21st Marching Regiment of Foreign Volunteers|
|Active||1939 to 1940|
|Allegiance||French Foreign Legion|
|Engagements||Battle of France|
The 21st Marching Regiment of Foreign Volunteers (French language: 21e Régiment de marche de volontaires étranger, 21e RMVE) was a formation of the French Army from 1939 to June 26, 1940. When established the 21st Marching Regiment of Foreign volunteers was established as a separate entity from the Foreign Legion, however its veterans have since been recognized as members of the French Foreign Legion.
History[edit | edit source]
The regiment was formed in 1939 from foreign volunteers wishing to serve France.
Organization[edit | edit source]
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Notes[edit | edit source]
- Boyd, Douglas (2006). The French Foreign Legion. pp. 250.
References[edit | edit source]
- Boyd, Douglas (2006). The French Foreign Legion. England: Sutton Publishing. ISBN 0-7509-3939-7.
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