25th Infantry Division (South Korea)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
25th Infantry Division
25th Infantry Division (South Korea).png
Active April 20. 1953 - Present
Country  Republic of Korea
Branch Republic of Korea Army
Type Infantry division
Nickname(s) Biryong (Flying Dragon)

The 25th Infantry Division (제25보병사단), also known as Biryong (비룡), was one of three infantry divisions founded near the end of the Korean War. One of the regiment's reconnaissance companies from the 25th infantry division found the North Korean-made 1st infiltration tunnel on November 15, 1974.