6th Guards Red Banner Tank Army

6-я гвардейская танковая Краснознамённая армия

Military Unit: 00000


Activated 20.1.44 as the 6th Tank Army.

12.9.44 renamed 6th Guards Tank Army.

4.7.46 renamed 6th Guards Mechanised Army.

29.4.57 renamed 6th Guards Tank Army.

Organisation 1960:

In 1969 the 52nd Tank Division (mobilisation) was activated.

Organisation 1970:

In 1971 the 58th Tank Division (mobilisation) was activated.

In 1972 the 64th Reserve Tank Division (mobilisation) was activated.

16.1.74 awarded the Red Banner.

Organisation 1980:

Organisation 1988:

1.92 taken over by Ukraine.