30th Guards Rovenskaya Red Banner order of Suvorov Tank Division

30-я гвардейская танковая Ровенская Краснознамённая ордена Суворова дивизия

Military Unit: 16580

Activated 4.6.57 in Novograd-Volynskiy, Zhitomir Oblast, from the 11th Guards Mechanised Division.

In 1960 the 58th independent Tank Training Battalion was disbanded.

Organisation 1960:

19.2.62 the 335th independent Missile Battalion and the 108th independent Equipment Maintenance and Recovery Battalion was activated.

In 1968 the 151st independent Guards Sapper Battalion was renamed 151st independent Guards Engineer-Sapper Battalion.

Organisation 1970:

In 1980 the 000 independent Motor Transport Battalion was renamed 1043rd independent Material Supply Battalion.

Organisation 1980:

Organisation 1988:

1.92 taken over by Ukraine.



Equipment 1.12.85:

Equipment 19.11.90 (CFE treaty holdings):

Divisional coordinates:

The division was maintained as a Not Ready Division - Low-Strength Cadre (US terms: Category III) - one regiment maintained as a Ready Regiment.