7th Red Banner Tank Army

7-я танковая Краснознамённая армия

Military Unit: 57295


Activated 12.6.46 in Lodz, Poland, from the 65th Combined Arms Army.

20.12.46 reduced to the 7th Tank Division (mobilisation) - the attached divisions became regiments.

21.3.50 again enlarged, and renamed 7th Mechanised Army.

20.5.57 renamed 7th Tank Army.

Organisation 1960:

In 4.65 the 47th Guards Tank Division became a training division, and came under district control.

Organisation 1970:

15.1.74 awarded the Red Banner.

Organisation 1980:

Organisation 1988:

6.92 taken over by Belarus, and 18.8.93 renamed 7th Army Corps, and 1994 65th Army Corps.