54th Mechanized Brigade

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Website recap – December 2022

A look back on what happened on our site during the past month.

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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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Operation Report 2019 – Week #27

Operation reports are 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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Structure

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.

25th Separate Motorized Battalion

Formed in 2014 as 25th Territorial Defense Battalion and later that year reformed under the command of 54th.

45th Separate Assault Battalion

Formed in 2015 as Donbas-Ukraine battalion on the basis of famous Donbas Battalion who wished to join Armed Forces.

Tank Battalion

The linear tank battalion of the 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.

Maintenance Battalion

The repair & restoration battalion of the brigade.

Logistic Battalion

The logistic 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.

Uniforms

All images of uniforms listed below are taken from the official social media page of the unit.
MM-14

The camouflage was officially adopted as standard camouflage of Armed Forces of Ukraine in 2014. The semi-arid, with the addition of digital pattern, works well in Ukrainian nature.

Vehicles

All images of equipment listed below are taken from the official social media page of the unit.

T-72B

Type:

MBT

| Amount:

T-64BV

Type:

MBT

| Amount:

10+

BMP-2

Type:

IFV

| Amount:

10+

BMP-1

Type:

IFV

| Amount:

10+

MT-LB

Type:

APC

| Amount:

5+

BRDM-2

Type:

LAV

| Amount:

5+

2S1 Gvozdika

Type:

Artillery

| Amount:

5+

2S3 Akatsiya

Type:

Artillery

| Amount:

5+

BM-21 Grad

Type:

Artillery

| Amount:

5+

T-55-ZU-23

Type:

LAV

| Amount:

5+

9K33 Osa

Type:

Anti-Aircraft

| Amount:

2+

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