An attached unit is the 5th Light Armored Battalion from the Light Armored Brigade

An attached unit is the 5th Light Armored Battalion from the Light Armored Brigade

An attached unit is the 5th Light Armored Battalion from the Light Armored Brigade

5th Light Armor Division Philippine Army
The Diamond Division has seven infantry battalions, one field artillery battalion and three reconnaissance companies of 100 men each. Each battalion has 500 men of which 85 percent are combatants and 15 percent administrative and support personnel

An attached unit is the 5th Light Armored Battalion from the Light Armored Brigade which include in its complement the United Defense Armored Infantry Fighting Vehicle (based on the M113 Armored Personnel Carrier) and Cadillac-Gage V150 Commando light armored vehicle (both made in the U.S.), and the British-made GKN Simba armored personnel vehicle specifically designed for the Philippines.

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