99th Guards Svirskaya order of Kutuzov Airborne Division

99-я гвардейская воздушно-десантная Свирская ордена Кутузова дивизия

Military Unit: 00000

Activated 7.6.46 in Manzovka, Primorskiy Kray, from the 99th Guards Rifle Division.

Organisation 1947:

In 1949 the 297th Guards Air Landing Regiment were converted and renamed 297th Guards Parachute Regiment.

1949 the independent Landing Security Company was disbanded.

15.11.53 re-organized:

The new 196th Guards Parachute Regiment joined the division in 1953.

Organization 1953:

30.4.55 an independent Tank Destroyer Battalion was activated and the 577th independent Guards Self-Propelled Artillery Battalion became the 68th independent Guards Self-Propelled Artillery Battalion.

Disbanded 4.5.56, except: