Military


XXX Corps

XXX Corps, headquartered at Sialkot, is reportedly responsible for the area between Jhelum and Narowal. It consists of two holding Infantry divisions with a total of at least seven brigades [versus the normal three for each division]. 15th Infantry Division is generally reported as having four brigades, while the 8th Infantry Division is various reported as having three or four. XXX Corps also includes at least one, and perhaps as many as three, independent brigades, certainly including one tank brigade, and with anti-tank and/or artillery independent brigades also reported.

XXX Corps was formed in 1986-87 from elements previously assigned to I Corps, which became a Reserve/Strike Corps, with the I Corps area of the front with India being transferred to the new XXX Corps.

                    CityLatitudeLongitude
XXX CorpsSialkot 3230'30"N7433'29"E
U/I Anti-tank BDEU/I Location ____'N____'E
2nd Ind Armored BDERawalpindi 3336'N7304'E
U/I Artillery BDEU/I Location ____'N____'E
8th Infantry DivisionSialkot 3230'30"N7433'29"E
U/I BDEU/I Location ____'N____'E
U/I BDEU/I Location ____'N____'E
U/I BDEU/I Location ____'N____'E
15th Infantry DivisionSialkot 3230'30"N7433'29"E
U/I BDEU/I Location ____'N____'E
U/I BDEU/I Location ____'N____'E
U/I BDEU/I Location ____'N____'E
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