34th Dneprovskaya order of Suvorov Tank Division

34-я танковая Днепровская ордена Суворова дивизия

Military Unit: 22087

Activated 6.7.45 in Lodz, Poland, as the 10th Tank Division, from the 10th Tank Corps.

Organisation 1946:

23.5.53 re-organised:

In 4.55 the 1693rd Anti-Aircraft Artillery Regiment was renamed 1138th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Regiment.

30.4.57 converted to a heavy tank division, and renamed 34th Heavy Tank Division:

In 1960 the 00 independent Tank Training Battalion was disbanded.

Organisation 1960:

3.65 converted to a regular tank division, and renamed 34th Tank Division:

In 1968 the 114th independent Sapper Battalion was renamed 114th independent Engineer-Sapper Battalion.

Organisation 1970:

In 1980 the 000 independent Motor Transport Battalion was renamed 1019th independent Material Supply Battalion.

Organisation 1980:

Organisation 1988:

In 11.89 the 38th Guards Tank Regiment were replaced by the 3rd Guards Tank Regiment.

20.3.92 taken over by Belarus.



Equipment 12.85:

Equipment 19.11.90 (CFE treaty holdings):

Divisional coordinates:

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