59th Motorized Brigade

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Structure

Brigade’s Headquarters

The unit includes the headquarters, management and commandant platoon.

9th Motorized Battalion

Formed as 9th Territorial Defense Battalion in 2014, reformed in 2015 under the command of 59th Motorized Brigade.

10th Motorized Battalion

Created as 10th Territorial Defense Battalion in 2014 and later assigned under the command of 59th Motorized Brigade.

11th Motorized Battalion

Formed in 2014 as 11th Territorial Defense Battalion and later reformed under the command of 59th.

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-64BV

Type:

MBT

| Amount:

10+

BMP-1

Type:

IFV

| Amount:

10+

BTR-60PB

Type:

APC

| Amount:

10+

BRDM-2

Type:

APC

| Amount:

20+

MT-LB

Type:

APC

| Amount:

5+

2S1 Gvozdika

Type:

Artillery

| Amount:

5+

BM-21 Grad

Type:

MLRS

| Amount:

5+

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