|73rd Army Division (1969-78)|
|Active||1969.10 - 1978.12|
|Country||People's Republic of China|
|Branch||People's Liberation Army|
|Part of||60th Army Corps|
The 73rd Army Division (Chinese: 陆军第73师)(2nd Formation) was organized in October 1969 at Chengxihu Farm in Huoqiu, Anhui province. In December 1969 the division was officially designated as 73rd Army Division.
The division was a part of 60th Army Corps. As its activation the division was composed of following regiments:
- 217th Infantry Regiment;
- 218th Infantry Regiment;
- 219th Infantry Regiment;
- Artillery Regiment.
The division conducts agricultural construction missions until December 1978, when the division was disbanded and absorbed by Chengxihu Farm.
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