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342 Artillery Regiment [+] Print this page

Also known as: 342 BN [+]

Country: Nigeria [+]

Classified as: Army  Military [+]

Areas of operation

Area of Operation First Cited Date Last Cited Date
Ohaji/Egbema [+] 11 October 2017 [+]


Site First Cited Date Last Cited Date
Owerri [+] 13 October 2013 [+] 18 January 2016 [+]


Multi-unit organizations that this unit is part of
Name Country Other Names Classification First Cited Date Last Cited Date
African Union/United Nations Hybrid operation in Darfur [+] Sudan [+] African Union/UN Hybrid operation in Darfur [+]
L’UNAMID/Darfour [+]
Peacekeeping [+] 13 October 2013 [+] 12 July 2014 [+]

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Publication Date Publisher Publication Title Access Date Archive Link
13 October 2004 Vanguard COAS Annual Conference Begins October in Owerri
28 March 2008 Leadership Obasanjo Neglected Army for Eight Years, Says Retired Officer
19 April 2009 This Day I Transformed 34 Artillery Brigade'
25 September 2010 Daily Champion Jonathan Sacks GOCs, Redeploys Others
21 February 2011 Daily Independent Security Men Demolish Kidnappers' Hideout in Isu
12 July 2011 Daily Trust Bomb Blast - Army Urged to Be On Alert
23 January 2012 Daily Trust JTF Destroys 6,000 Illegal Refineries
16 March 2012 Leadership JTF, Others Battle Kidnappers, Kill One
24 July 2012 This Day Abia, Nigerian Army Tackle Vandalism of Shell's Facilities
15 September 2012 This Day Pipeline Vandals Are Enemies of Nigerian State
18 June 2014 Daily Independent Oil Theft - 22 Soldiers Graduate From Swimming Course in Rivers
18 January 2016 The Guardian (Nigeria) Tension As Military Invades Five Ijaw Communities
17 June 2014 Daily Independent Owerri Bomb Scare - Okorocha Tasks Residents On Vigilance
Defence Health Maintenance LTD Military Healthcare Facilities under DHML. 20 April 2016
17 May 2017 Leadership Imo: Army Redeploys Commander, 34 Field Artillery Brigade
11 July 2014 Sahara Reporters Nigerian Army Generals Pocketed $43m Meant For Peacekeepers, Petition Says
15 January 2015 The Nation (Nigeria) Armed Forces Remebrance Day in Imo
16 October 2014 The Nation (Nigeria) Deputy Governor donates equipment to military hospital
15 May 2015 The Nation (Nigeria) Navy undergoes weapon handling, firing exercise
21 August 2014 The Nation (Nigeria) No Boko Haram in the Southeast, says Army Chief
11 October 2017 The Nation (Nigeria) Soldiers recover arms in Imo
08 April 2016 Voice of Nigeria Nigerian Army ends inter-brigade competition
10 January 2016 Channels Television Okorocha Commends Military Efforts In Fighting Terror
12 December 2013 Daily Trust Promotion - Army Gets 27 New Major Generals, 75 Brigadiers
13 October 2013 Daily Trust FG Deploys Another 800 Soldiers to Darfur
18 December 2015 The Guardian (Nigeria) Five pro-Biafra agitators die celebrating Kanu’s release
2012 United States Department of State Foreign Military Training and DoD Engagement Activities of Interest, 2011-2012, Volume I, Section IV Country Training Activities - Africa
25 April 2012 Vanguard Fear Grip Imo Residents State As Robbers, Kidnappers Lay Siege
28 April 2012 Vanguard Former Lawmaker Kidnapped in Owerri
27 March 2013 Vanguard Army Reads Riot Act in Imo
30 July 2015 Vanguard 95 generals moved in fresh Army shake-up
01 August 2017 Vanguard Army begins fitness competition in C-River
11 January 2014 Daily Trust We’re winning war against oil theft
16 October 2017 This Day Army Wraps up Military Exercise in South-east
29 May 2016 Vanguard Troops avert attacks on oil pipelines in Bayelsa – Army
01 August 2017 Vanguard Army begins fitness competition in C-River 31 July 2018