14th Mechanized Brigade is a mechanized brigade of Armed Forces of Ukraine. The unit was formed in December 2014 from elements of disbanded 51st Mechanized Brigade (scouts, tank unit, engineers, anti-tank unit) and newly created units. 14th Mechanized Brigade represented Ukraine at tank competition Strong Europe in 2017 and 2018.

Recent News

Order of Battle Deep Dive – 14th Mechanized Brigade

Estimated organization of Ukrainian 14th Mechanized Brigade as of September 2023.

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Large prisoner exchange between Ukraine and separatists

Ukraine and self-proclaimed Luhansk and Donetsk People’s Republic swapped prisoners on December 29. They were later transported to Kyiv to meet relatives.

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Operation Report 2019 – Week #46

Operation Report is a summary of what happened in Joint Forces Operation Zone (previously known as Anti-Terrorist Operation zone or ATO) during the last week.

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Operation Report 2019 – Week #40

Operation Report is a summary of what happened in Joint Forces Operation Zone (previously known as Anti-Terrorist Operation zone or ATO) during the last week.

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Troops rotation – Summer 2019

Summer of 2019 marked a significant change of forces in Donbas. Two brigades have been replaced and social reports reveal deployment of several more units.

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Structure

Here you can find the last known structure of the unit, including their insignias if available.

Brigade’s Headquarters

The unit includes the headquarters, management and commandant platoon.

1st Mechanized Battalion

The first linear mechanized battalion of the brigade.

2nd Mechanized Battalion

The second linear mechanized battalion of the brigade.

3rd Mechanized Battalion

The third linear mechanized battalion of the brigade.

Tank Battalion

Tank battalion of the brigade equipped with T-64BV tanks. The unit was transferred to the brigade from the disbanded 51st Mechanized Brigade.

1st Motorized Battalion

The battalion was formed on May 31, 2014 as 1st Territorial Defense “Volyn”. In 2015, it was reformatted as 1st Motorized Battalion under the command of 14th Mechanized Brigade.

Artillery Group

The group includes HQ, target acquisition unit, two self-propelled artillery battalions, rocket artillery unit and anti-tank unit.

Anti-Aircraft Defense Battalion

The air defense battalion of the brigade.

Reconnaissance Company

The scouts of the brigade.

Engineer Battalion

The engineers of the brigade.

Logistic Battalion

The logistic battalion of the brigade.

Maintenance Battalion

The repair & restoration battalion of the brigade.

Signal Company

The signal company of the brigade.

Radar Company

The radar and radiolocation company of the brigade.

Medical Company

The medics of the brigade.

CBRN Protection Company

Chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear defence unit.

ORBAT

ORBAT created by Sirdo

Equipment

Here you can find all equipment of the unit. All images of vehicles and weapons listed below are taken from the official social media page of the unit.

2022 – today

T-84 Oplot

Type:

MBT

| Amount: 1

T-72M1R

Type:

MBT

| Amount:

T-64BV

Type:

MBT

| Amount:

BMP-2

Type:

IFV

| Amount: 1+

BMP-1

Type:

IFV

| Amount:

MT-LB

Type:

APC

| Amount:

BRDM-2

Type:

LAV

| Amount: 5+

HMMWV

Type:

LAV

| Amount: 2+

GAZ-2330 Tigr

Type:

LAV

| Amount: 1+

2S1 Gvozdika

Type:

Artillery

| Amount:

M109A4BE

Type:

SPG

| Amount: 4+

BM-21

Type:

MLRS

| Amount:

9K35 Strela-10

Type:

Anti-Aircraft

| Amount:

until 2022

T-84 Oplot

Type:

MBT

| Amount: 1

T-64BV

Type:

MBT

| Amount:

BMP-1

Type:

IFV

| Amount:

MT-LB

Type:

APC

| Amount:

BRDM-2

Type:

LAV

| Amount: 5+

2S1 Gvozdika

Type:

Artillery

| Amount:

2S3 Akatsiya

Type:

Artillery

| Amount:

BM-21

Type:

MLRS

| Amount:

2K22 Tunguska

Type:

Anti-Aircraft

| Amount:

9K35 Strela-10

Type:

Anti-Aircraft

| Amount:

Equipment Losses

We currently don’t have information about the unit’s equipment casualties. Please check back later.

Previous insignia

Variant of insignia with inscription of the brigade