UNITED STATES ARMY
 


 
COMBAT COMMAND C, 3rd ARMORED DIVISION
Cold War Organization    1960
 

In 1960 Combat Command C (CCC) of the 3rd Armored Division had one medium tank battalion (M48 Patton tanks armed with a 90mm gun) and one armored rifle (infantry) battalion These units were not organic to CCC, which like the division's other two combat commands could be task organized with any mix of units deemed necessary. A typical task organization might consist of the units shown below plus one of the division's 105mm self-propelled field artillery battalion and a company of the division's combat engineer battalion.
 



 

HEADQUARTERS COMPANY, COMBAT COMMAND C

 

1st MEDIUM TANK BATTALION
32nd ARMOR (M48)
 

 

1st ARMORED RIFLE BATTALION
36th INFANTRY (M59)
 



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