119th Nevelskaya Red Banner order of Suvorov Fighter Aviation Division
119-я истребительная Невельская Краснознаменная ордена Суворова авиационная дивизия
Military Unit: 06846
Activated 5.42 as the 240th Fighter Aviation Division.
Organisation 5.45 (Oranienburg, East Germany):
9.12.45 the 157th Fighter Aviation Regiment joined the division as the 4th regiment.
1.4.47 the 900th Fighter Aviation Regiment was disbanded.
20.2.49 (directive 10.1.49) renamed 119th Fighter Aviation Division.
In 6.60 the 157th Fighter Aviation Regiment was replaced by the 161st Fighter Aviation Regiment.
In 11.89 the 684th Guards Fighter Aviation Regiment was disbanded, and was replaced by the 841st Guards Maritime Fighter Aviation Regiment.
12.89 transferred to the Black Sea Fleet, and renamed 119th Maritime Fighter Aviation Division: