20th Armoured Infantry Brigade
The British Army's 20th Armoured Infantry Brigade (The Iron Fist) is based in Paderborn, northern Germany, as part of the 3rd (United Kingdom) Division. Soldiers serving with the Brigade wear the insignia of a white mailed fist with a blue background - a symbol of the hard punch that this armoured formation gives the enemy.
Ex Venerable Gauntlet prepares UK troops for NATO lead in 2017
In 2017 20th Armoured Infantry Brigade will be providing the Brigade Headquarters for NATO's Very High Readiness Joint Task Force (VJTF).
Watch troops from the UK, Estonia, Poland and Spain demonstrate artillery, armour and infantry capability on exercise Venerable Gauntlet as they, along with 10 other nations, prepare to take over NATO’s spearhead force, the VJTF, in 2017.