12th Artillery Regiment




Raised in May 1913 as 1st reserve artillery regiment with the 2nd division (4th, 5th and 6th batteries) of the 9th quick-firing Field Artillery Regiment and three 75mm not quick-firing batteries (one from Shumen and two from Vidin)

Renamed 12th artillery regiment and assigned to the 12th Infantry Division.

Disbanded in August 1913

Re-Raised on 10 September 1915 from a nucleus taken from 2nd artillery regiment


1915 : Vratza, 1st Military Inspectorate, 6th Bdinska Division





lt. col. Dimitar Raychev

lt. col. Dimitar Karadimov

Rashko Tzanov


May 1913

12 Schneider 75mm QF guns and 18 Krupp 75mm not QF guns

Battle Honours

            I. Interallied War 1913


            II. First World War

Attached to 6th Bdinska Division