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2ème Régiment étranger d'infanterie
2rei.jpg
Badge of the Regiment
Active 1 April 1841-
Country France
Branch French Army
Type Infantry
Role motorized infantry
Size 1,230 men
Part of 6e brigade légère blindée
Garrison/HQ Nîmes, France
Nickname 2e Étranger
Motto Être prêt ("Be ready")
Colors Green and red
March Anne-Marie du "2"
Mascot Tapanar (mule)
Anniversaries Camerone Day (April 30) and El-Moungar day (2 September)
Engagements El-Moungar
Commanders
Current
commander
Colonel Gillet
Notable
commanders
François Certain Canrobert
Patrice MacMahon

The 2nd Foreign Infantry Regiment (French: 2e Régiment Étranger d'Infanterie, 2e REI) is an infantry regiment of the French Foreign Legion.

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