The "Deer" Armored Brigade pin
The "Deer" Armored Brigade pin.
The "Deer" Armored Brigade (number 213-399) was established in 1978 in the "Neura" camp and fought in Operation "Peace of the Galilee" as part of the 90th Division on Patton tanks (M60 / M48). On June 10, the brigade entered combat in Lebanon to capture the triangle of roads south of the village of Sultan Ya'akov known as the Tubalno Triangle to capture the Beirut Damascus Road.
In 1986, its number was changed to 213, and in 2003 it was assimilated into the 10th Brigade - the Harel Brigade.