ROYAL SMÅLANDS ARTILLERY REGIMENT
The regiment was originally known as 2nd Göta artillery regiment and
was raised in 1895. It was formed by parts of Göta artillery regiment and Wendes
artillery regiment and it was temporarily located in Gothenburg. In 1898 it was
relocated to Jönköping in northern Småland and in 1905 this prompted the change of name
to Smålands artillery regiment. In 1928 it merged with the static artillery
regiment and formed the Smålands armyartillery regiment. The regiment was the
first artillery regiment to become motorized and the name Smålands artillery regiment was
re-adopted in 1942. The regiment was disbanded in 198?.
The regimental color was bright red.