Armoured Corps Training Centre (Germany)

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The Armoured Corps Training Centre (German: Ausbildungszentrum Panzertruppen) in Munster is one of the German Army's training centres (Zentren des Heeres) with particular responsibility for the basic and continuation training of armoured troops, including the armoured and the mechanized infantry corps of the German Army. By tradition, the centre is nicknamed the Armoured Corps School (Panzertruppenschule) whose tasks it partly subsumed on 1 October 2007.

Armoured Corps Training Centre
Ausbildungszentrum Panzertruppen
PzTrS (V4).jpg
Internal formation sign
Active1956 / 1 Oct 2007
Country Germany
AllegianceBundeswehr
BranchBundeswehr Logo Heer with lettering.svg German Army
TypeGerman Army Training Centre
(Zentrum des Heeres)
Part ofAusbZentr Munster.jpg Munster Training Centre
GarrisonMunster (Örtze)

LiteratureEdit

  • Freundeskreis der Offiziere der Panzertruppe, ed. (2006), 50 Jahre Panzertruppe der Bundeswehr (in German), Uelzen: Verlag Schneider, ISBN 3-935107-05-6

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Coordinates: 52°58′56″N 10°07′07″E / 52.982214°N 10.118666°E / 52.982214; 10.118666