1st Guards Stalingradskaya order of Lenin twice Red Banner orders of Suvorov and Kutuzov Bomber Aviation Division
1-я гвардейская бомбардировочная Сталинградская ордена Ленина дважды Краснознаменная орденов Суворова и Кутузова авиационная дивизия
Military Unit: 15561
Activated 5.42 as the 226th Assault Aviation Division.
18.3.43 renamed 1st Guards Assault Aviation Division.
Organisation 5.45 (Rastenburg, East Prussia - today Ketrzyn, Poland):
The 76th Guards Assault Aviation Regiment was disbanded in April 1947.
In 3.54 the 75th Guards Assault Aviation Regiment was replaced by the 952nd Assault Aviation Regiment.
4.56 renamed 1st Guards Bomber Aviation Division.
1957 renamed 1st Guards Fighter-Bomber Aviation Division (1st IBAD, from 11.11.76 1st ADIB).
The 952nd Fighter-Bomber Aviation Regiment was disbanded 4.58.
In 1960 both 74th Guards and 136th Guards Fighter-Bomber Aviation Regiments were disbanded, and was replaced by three regiments from the disbanded 311th Fighter-Bomber Aviation Division.
In 7.82 the 953rd Bomber Aviation Regiment was replaced by the 305th Fighter-Bomber Aviation Regiment.
The 940th Fighter-Bomber Aviation Regiment was disbanded 5.88.
The 968th Fighter Aviation Regiment was attached to the division between 7.88 and 2.89.
In 7.89 the 116th Guards and 497th Bomber Aviation Regiments arrived from Germany, and replaced the 911th Fighter-Bomber Aviation Regiment.
7.89 renamed 1st Guards Bomber Aviation Division.
1993 renamed 1st Guards Assault Aviation Division.
2002 inherited the awards from the 10th Guards Svirskaya order of Lenin Red Banner Mixed Aviation Division imeni "twice Hero of the Soviet Union Cosmonaut SSSR V.M. Komarov".