27th Guards Army Corps

27-й гвардейский армейский корпус

Military Unit: 35631


Activated 14.11.42 as the 14th Rifle Corps.

17.4.43 renamed 27th Guards Rifle Corps.

Organisation 1946:

In 10.53 the three brigades were expanded to divisions:

In 11.53 the 81st Guards Rifle Division was transferred to Arad, Romania.

27.7.54 the 64th Guards Mechanised Division was renamed 14th Guards Tank Division, and was detached from the corps.

In 7.57 the 81st Guards Rifle Division returned from Romania.

Organisation 1958:

1.8.57 renamed 27th Guards Army Corps.

Disbanded 8.8.58.