Friday, 14 September 2012

13th Guards Rifle Division

The 13th Guards Rifle Division itself was formed on 19 January 1942, when the 87th Rifle Division was awarded Guards status and re-designated as the 13th Guards Rifle Division.


General Aleksander Ilyich Rodimtsev.

General Aleksander Ilyich Rodimtsev
Aleksander Ilyich Rodimtsev

34th, Infantry Regiment
39th, Infantry Regiment
42nd, Infantry Regiment
32nd, Artillery Regiment
Anti-Tank Battalion ?
Anti-Aircraft Battalion ?
Reconnaissance Company ?

13th Guards Rifle Division, Photos
13th Guards Rifle Division, Doc