3rd Marine Brigade (Iran)

3rd Marine Brigade
تیپ سوم تفنگداران دریایی
Country Iran
AllegianceSupreme Leader of Iran
BranchSeal of the Islamic Republic of Iran Navy.svg Navy
TypeTakavar marines
RoleSpecial operations
SizeBrigade
Part ofSeal of the Islamic Republic of Iran Army.svg Artesh
Garrison/HQKonarak, Sistan and Baluchestan Province
Commanders
Notable
commanders
15-Nakhoda 2.png Commander Seyyed Hossein Molayi [1]

3rd Marine Hamza Sayyid-ush-Shuhda Brigade (Persian: تیپ سوم تفنگداران دریایی حمزه سیدالشهداء‎) is a marines brigade of Islamic Republic of Iran Navy based in Konarak, Sistan and Baluchestan Province. The unit operates in Gulf of Oman.[2]

Establishment[]

3rd Marine brigade of Iranian Navy established by Commander Seyyed Hossein Molayi. Commander Molayi was killed in action when he was locating practice field for the newly established Brigade in South East of Iran in September 12, 2011. He trapped within an ambush and killed by the mobs.[3]


References[]

  1. ^ "دستور ویژه دریادار سیاری به فرمانده تیپ تفنگداران منطقه سوم دریایی". Defa Press. Retrieved 25 December 2015.
  2. ^ "سرلشکر صالحی از منطقه سوم دریایی ارتش بازدید کرد". Mizan. Retrieved 25 December 2015.
  3. ^ http://www.farsnews.com/newstext.php?nn=13900621000412