Part of Central Army
|Active 18 January 1962 – present|
Branch Japan Ground Self-Defense Force
The 10th Division (第10師団) is one of nine active divisions of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force. The division is subordinated to the Central Army and is headquartered in Nagoya, Aichi. Its responsibility is the defense of the Aichi, Fukui, Gifu, Ishikawa, Mie and Toyama prefectures.
The division was raised on 18 January 1962.
note 1: Infantry Regiments have only battalion strength.
References10th Division (Japan) Wikipedia
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