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8th Army Corps (Ukraine)

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Country  Ukraine
Role  Rapid reaction
Type  Corps
8th Army Corps (Ukraine)
Active  1 December 1993 – 15 March 2015
Branch  Ukrainian Ground Forces
Garrison/HQ  Chernihiv Oblast Kiev Oblast Lviv Oblast Zhytomyr Oblast

The 8th Army Corps was one of three army corps of the Ukrainian Ground Forces. The Corps was headquartered in Zhytomyr, Ukraine. In 2015 all army corps were dissolved and their units were transferred under jurisdiction of the operation command.

On 1 December 1993, after the dissolution of the Soviet Union, the 8th Army Corps was formed by the redesignation of the 8th Tank Army. The 23rd Tank Division at Ovruch became the 6065th Base for Storage of Weapons and Equipment and the 117th Training Tank Division later became the 119th District Training Centre. The 30th Tank Division became a Ukrainian mechanised brigade.

In March 2015, the 8th Army Corps was disbanded and its subordinate units transferred to other commands.

Structure

  • 8th Army Corps
  • 1st Armored Brigade (Honcharivske)
  • 30th Mechanized Brigade (Novohrad-Volynskyi)
  • 72nd Mechanized Brigade (Bila Tserkva)
  • 95th Airmobile Brigade (Zhytomyr)
  • 26th Artillery Brigade (Berdychiv)
  • 27th Reactive Artillery Regiment - (Sumy)
  • 3rd Army Aviation Regiment (Brody)
  • 12th Engineer Regiment (Novohrad-Volynskyi)
  • 93rd Signal Regiment (Zhytomyr)
  • 347th Communications Center (Zhytomyr)
  • 54th Radio Technical Battalion (Zhytomyr)
  • Other Corps Units
  • References

    8th Army Corps (Ukraine) Wikipedia


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