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11 Armoured Infantry Brigade
11 Pantserinfanteriebrigade (11 Painfbrig)

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Unit Main Equipment Location Peace Strength War Strength
Staff and Staff Company
11 Armoured Infantry Brigade
                  Arnhem 26/32/109 (167)
32/34/148/2 (216)
12 Armoured Infantry Battalion YP-408 Arnhem 36/108/490 (634) 41/117/661/2 (821)
48 Armoured Infantry Battalion YP-408 Den Bosch 36/108/490 (634) 41/117/661/2 (821)
11 Armoured Antitank Company YPR-765 PRAT Ermelo 7/21/82 (110) 9/26/135 (170)
101 Tank Battalion [a] Centurion Mk 5/2, Leopard 1V Soesterberg 29/76/314 (419) 37/99/466/2 (604)
11 Armoured Engineer Company                     Ermelo 8/25/132 (165) 7/27/182 (216)
11 Horse Artillery Battalion M109A2/A3 Arnhem 36/90/307 (433) 31/91/438/2 (562)
11 Brigade Supply Company                         Stroe 6/21/123 (150) 8/29/288 (325)
11 Brigade Repair Company                         Arnhem 8/50/193 (251) 8/47/188 (243)
11 Brigade Medical Company                       Stroe 12/19/118 (149) 19/21/144/2 (186)

11 Armoured Infantry Brigade Peace Strength: 204/550/2358 (3112)
11 Armoured Infantry Brigade War Strength: 233/608/3311/12 (4164)

Note

a. 101 Tank Battalion was transitioning from Centurion Mk 5/2 to Leopard 1V, whilst concurrently adopting a new organisation type which would add a mobilisable fourth tank squadron to the battalion's war strength (the old battalion organisation is described in detail here). A and B Squadron were re-equipped in November 1984 and March 1985 respectively. As per the planning of July 1985, C Squadron was to be re-equipped in September 1985. The Staff and Support Squadron was to transition in May 1986, in which month D Squadron (mobilisable) was to be added as well.1 Given the persistence of the technical problems with the Leopard 1 upgrading programme and the delays these had already caused, it is however quite possible that further delays occurred.2 D Squadron would be filled by the mobilisable personnel of B Squadron, 52 Tank Battalion for ten months after their fourteen to sixteen-month RIM period in that unit had expired.3

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1. SSA-MvD, CLAS/BLS 7486, Memorandum Realisatie Legerplan 149-4E d.d. 10 Juli 1985.
2. According to the initial planning of 1982, 101 Tankbattalion was to transition between January and November 1984, with D Squadron to be added in February 1986. SSA-MvD, CLAS/BLS 7486, Planningsmemorandum Instroming Leopard 1V, Leopard 2 (etc.) d.d. 29 december 1982. The last of the 468 Leopard 1Vs was delivered on 16 December 1987. Smit, Leopard 1, 95-96. For a detailed analysis of the problems with the Leopard 1 upgrading programme and their consequences, see NL-HaNA 2.13.182, inv. nr. 682, Aantekening DMKL "Het wapensysteem Leopard 1V" d.d. 28 augustus 1986, 6-8; HTK 1989-1990, kamerstuknr. 21610 ondernr. 2 (Rapport Leopardtanks Algemene Rekenkamer), 52-61, 68-71; Smit, op. cit., 95-100.
3. NIMH 205A/10, Aflossing van mobilisabele eenheden en -aanvullingen d.d. 17 juni 1985, Bijlage A1. Previous to that B Squadron, 52 Tank Battalion would have fulfilled their active-duty period as B Squadron, 101 Tank Battalion. Ibid. The ten-month cycle of D Squadron: Selles, Personele vulling, 457.