30th Mechanized Brigade is a mechanized brigade of Armed Forces of Ukraine and successor of 30th Tank Division of Soviet Army. The brigade was one of the five brigades, which were capable of fighting after the annexation of Crimea. 30th Mechanized Brigade was deployed to the border with Crimea and later dispatched to defend Savur Mohyla. They were also deployed to Marinka and later Debaltsevo.
The summary of the most important things that happened on February 19.
Ukraine and self-proclaimed Luhansk and Donetsk People’s Republic swapped prisoners on December 29. They were later transported to Kyiv to meet relatives.
The command of Joint Forces Operation Zone announced the change of Ukrainian forces at Svitlodarsk Bulge and the surrounding area.
A page of 30th Mechanized Brigade of Armed Forces of Ukraine was added to our site. The page contains the unit’s structure, uniforms, warpath, and more.
Three units of Armed Forces of Ukraine officially received new insignias. The insignias respect historic and national military symbolism.
3rd Mechanized Battalion
The third mechanized battalion of 30th Mechanized Brigade.
Brigade artillery group equipped with 2S1 and 2S3 self-propelled artillery vehicles.
Brigade scouts. The unit is equipped with BRDM-2s.
The company provides protection against danger from the air. It’s equipped with 2K22 Tunguska and 2K35 Strela-10.
This includes all rear elements such as engineers, communication, medics, and material support unit.
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