41st Guards Korsunsko-Dunayskaya order of Suvurov Tank Division

41-я гвардейская танковая Корсуньско-Дунайская ордена Суворова дивизия

Military Unit: 43128

Activated 4.6.57 in Cherkassy, Cherkassy Oblast, as the 35th Guards Tank Division, from the 18th Guards Mechanised Division.

In 3.60 the 105th independent Tank Training Battalion was disbanded.

Organisation 1960:

1.4.61 the 422nd independent Chemical Defence Company was disbanded.

19.2.62 the 500th independent Missile Battalion and the 127th independent Equipment Maintenance and Recovery Battalion was activated.

11.1.65 renamed 41st Guards Tank Division.

In 1968 the 44th independent Sapper Battalion was renamed 44th independent Engineer-Sapper Battalion.

Organisation 1970:

In 1972 the 525th independent Chemical Defence Company was activated.

In 3.80 the 248th independent Motor Transport Company was renamed 1057th independent Material Supply Battalion.

Organisation 1980:

Organisation 1988:

1.9.90 renamed 6298th Guards Equipment Storage Base, the tank and armoured vehicles were transferred to the 5193rd Weapons and Equipment Storage Base in Uman.

1.92 taken over by Ukraine.



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).