16th Guards Svirskaya Red Banner Fighter Aviation Division

16-я гвардейская истребительная Свирская Краснознаменная авиационная дивизия

Military Unit: 35419; from 10.53: 59504

Activated 11.42 as the 258th Fighter Aviation Division.

27.2.43 renamed 258th Mixed Aviation Division.

24.8.43 renamed 1st Guards Mixed Aviation Division.

11.11.44 renamed 16th Guards Fighter Aviation Division.

Organisation 5.45 (Monchegorsk(?), Murmansk Oblast):

The 152nd Fighter Aviation Regiment was probably disbanded in 12.45, and replaced by the 773rd Fighter Aviation Regiment.

Organisation 1949:

Organisation 1960:

Two regiments were converted to Fighter-Bomber Aviation Regiments (19th Guards and 20th Guards) in 1961, and were replaced by two Fighter Aviation Regiments (33rd and 787th), from the 125th Fighter Aviation Division.

Organisation 1990:

Organisation 1995:

Disbanded 5.98.

Bases:

Subordinated: