106th Guards Red Banner order of Kutuzov Airborne Division

106-я гвардейская воздушно-десантная Краснознаменная ордена Кутузова дивизия

Military Unit: 55599

Activated 7.6.46 in Tula, Tula Oblast, from the 106th Guards Rifle Division.

Organisation 1947:

1.10.48 the 347th Guards Air Landing Regiment was used to activate the 11th Guards Airborne Division, and was replaced by the new 51st Guards Air Landing Regiment.

1949 the 51st Guards Air Landing Regiment were converted and renamed 51st Guards Parachute Regiment.

In 1949 the 00 independent Air-Landing Security Company was disbanded.

15.11.53 re-organized:

Organization 1953:

5.5.55 the 137th Guards Parachute Regiment joined the division, from the disbanded 11th Guards Airborne Division.

30.4.55 the 000 independent Tank Destroyer Battalion was activated.

6.1.59 the 110th independent Military-Transport Aviation Squadron was activated with 10 An-2 aircraft.

Re-organized 15.8.60:

Organisation 1961:

27.4.62 again re-organized:

In 1971 the 610th Air-Landing Security Battalion was activated.

1.10.76 the 894th independent Rocket Artillery Battalion was disbanded, and was absorbed by the Artillery Regiment, while the 43rd independent Equipment Maintenance and Recovery Battalion was activated from the independent repair shop.

In 1986 the 131st independent Guards Self-Propelled Artillery Battalion was disbanded, and was absorbed by the Artillery Regiment.

Organisation 1989:

8.93 the 119th Guards Parachute Regiment joined the division from the 7th Guards Airborne Division, replacing the 331st Guards Parachute Regiment.

1.5.98 the 139th independent Guards Engineering Battalion was renamed the 322nd independent Guards Engineering Company, and the 107th independent Guards Anti-Aircraft Artillery Battalion was renamed the 191st independent Guards Anti-Aircraft Missile and Artillery Battery.

1.12.99 the 322nd independent Guards Engineering Company was renamed the 322nd independent Guards Engineering Battalion, and the 191st independent Guards Anti-Aircraft Missile and Artillery Battery was renamed the 107th independent Guards Anti-Aircraft Artillery Battalion.

Organisation 2000:

Equipment 19.11.90:

Equipment 1.1.2000:

Bases:

Subordination: