Struma Corps

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Sturma Corps
Usturma Kolordusu
Active 1912–
Country Ottoman Empire
Allegiance Western Army
Size Corps
Garrison/HQ Usturma (Struma)
Patron Sultans of the Ottoman Empire

The Struma Corps or Usturma Corps of the Ottoman Empire (Turkish: Usturma Kolordusu) was one of the corps under the command of the Ottoman Western Army. It was formed in Ustruma (Struma) area during the First Balkan War.

Balkan Wars[edit]

Order of Battle, October 19, 1912[edit]

On October 19, 1912, the detachment was structured as follows:[1]

  • Struma Corps HQ (Bulgarian Front, under the command of the Western Army)


  1. ^ Edward J. Erickson, Defeat in Detail, The Ottoman Army in the Balkans, 1912–1913, Westport, Praeger, 2003, p. 170.