Surinamese Land Forces

The Surinamese Land Forces (Dutch: Surinaamse Landmacht) is the land component of the Suriname National Army (SNA). It is the largest service branch of the Suriname National Army.

Surinamese Land Forces
Surinaamse Landmacht
Founded1980; 42 years ago (1980)
Country Suriname
BranchInfantry Corps
Special Forces Corps
Support Arm Corps
Military Police Corps[1]
TypeArmy
RoleLand warfare
Size1,000
Part ofSuriname National Army
HeadquartersMemre Boekoe barracks, Paramaribo
Nickname(s)NL
ColoursGreen and yellow
MarchMarch 22
Engagements1980 Surinamese coup d'état (1980)
Commanders
CommanderLieutenant Colonel Ashok Jagdew[2]
Insignia
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