16th Armored Division of Qazvin

The 16th Armored Division of Qazvin is an armored division of the Islamic Republic of Iran Army, first formed during the reign of the Shah.[2]

16th Armored Division of Qazvin
لشکر 16 زرهی قزوین
16th Armored Division of Qazvin.svg
Country Iran
BranchGround Forces of Islamic Republic of Iran Army
TypeArmored
SizeDivision
Garrison/HQQazvin, Qazvin province
TanksChieftain
EngagementsIran–Iraq War
Commanders
Current
commander
Hossein Mohammad Shafiei[1]
Notable
commanders
Siroos Lotfi
Abdolreza Shahri

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ The new commander of the 16th Armored Division of Qazvin was introduced mehrnews.com
  2. ^ Peeters, Sander. "I Persian Gulf War: Iraqi Invasion of Iran, September 1980 - www.acig.org". Retrieved 18 June 2016.