2nd Foreign Cavalry Regiment

The 2nd Foreign Cavalry Regiment (2e REC) was one of the two cavalry regiments of the French Foreign Legion. Established in Morocco in 1939, its legionnaires took part in the 1940 Battle of France. Inactivated the same year, the regiment was reconstituted in 1946 to train and provide men for the older cavalry regiment, 1er … Continue reading 2nd Foreign Cavalry Regiment