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The 12th Indian Infantry Division is a division of the Indian Army.
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60th Indian Infantry Brigade

60th Indian Infantry Brigade
During the war it had 34th Indian Infantry Brigade, 39th Indian Infantry Brigade, and 60th Indian Infantry Brigade under command.
The brigade served in Lebanon, Iraq and Persia with the 12th Indian Infantry Division.

34th Indian States Forces Infantry Brigade

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During the war it had 34th Indian Infantry Brigade, 39th Indian Infantry Brigade, and 60th Indian Infantry Brigade under command.
This converted to 34th Indian Infantry Brigade in January 1944, under command 12th Indian Infantry Division.

39th Indian Infantry Brigade

39th Indian Infantry Brigade
During the war it had 34th Indian Infantry Brigade, 39th Indian Infantry Brigade, and 60th Indian Infantry Brigade under command.
The brigade served on Lines of Communication duties in Persia with the 12th Indian Infantry Division.

Indian Army

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The 12th Indian Infantry Division is a division of the Indian Army.

Southern Command (India)

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In December 1971 the 12th was under Southern Command, with the 30th, 45th and 322nd Infantry Brigades.
On 3 November 1966, this formation was redesignated 12th Infantry Division, under Major General J.F.R. Jacob, and also placed under Southern Command.

J. F. R. Jacob

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An acting brigadier by 1963, during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1965, he commanded an infantry division, which later became the 12th Infantry Division, in the state of Rajasthan.

12th Division

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Indian Army during World War II

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After hostilities had ended, the 2nd Indian Infantry Division, 6th Indian Infantry Division and 12th Indian Infantry Division all remained in the region on internal security duties.

Gopal Gurunath Bewoor

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The first two sectors were manned by 12 Division with 11 Division holding Barmer and Kutch.

Hugh Carless

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Carless was commissioned in January 1944 in the Intelligence Corps and posted to Teheran as a staff officer with the 12th Indian Division, but volunteered for active service, first with the 5th Infantry Division, and later, in the last nine months of World War II he served in the 15th Scottish with the 6th Battalion of the Royal Scots Fusiliers.

Division (military)

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The 12th Indian Infantry Division is a division of the Indian Army.

World War II

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It was formed during World War II in January 1943, in Persia.

Iran

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It was formed during World War II in January 1943, in Persia.

Arjun (tank)

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Today the Arjun MBT is entering service with 140th Armoured Brigade, 12th Infantry Division in Jaisalmer.

Jaisalmer

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Today the Arjun MBT is entering service with 140th Armoured Brigade, 12th Infantry Division in Jaisalmer.

Suratgarh

The two Arjun units have been reported as the 43 Armoured Regiment (Suratgarh) and 75 Armoured Regiment (Jaisalmer).