21st Marching Regiment of Foreign Volunteers
|21st Marching Regiment of Foreign Volunteers|
|Active||1939 to 1940|
|Engagements||Battle of France|
The 21st Marching Regiment of Foreign Volunteers (French: 21e Régiment de marche de volontaires étranger, 21e RMVE) was a formation of the French Army from 1939 to June 26, 1940. When established the 21st Marching Regiment of Foreign volunteers was established as a separate entity from the Foreign Legion, however its veterans have since been recognized as members of the French Foreign Legion.
The regiment was formed in 1939 from foreign volunteers wishing to serve France.
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- Boyd, Douglas (2006). The French Foreign Legion. p. 250.