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40th Artillery Brigade
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Active 25 May 2015
Country Ukraine
Branch Ukrainian Ground Forces
Type Artillery
Size Brigade
Part of Operational Command South
Garrison/HQ Pervomaisk
Engagements War in the Donbass

The 40th Artillery Brigade is an artillery formation of the Ukrainian Ground Forces, based in Pervomaisk. The unit was activated on 25 May 2015.

Current Structure

As of 2017 the brigade's structure is as follows:

  • 40th Artillery Brigade, Pervomaisk
    • Headquarters & Headquarters Battery
    • 1st Howitzer Artillery Battalion (2A36 Hyacinth-B)
    • 2nd Howitzer Artillery Battalion (2A36 Hyacinth-B)
    • 3rd Howitzer Artillery Battalion (2A65 Msta-B)
    • 4th Howitzer Artillery Battalion (2A65 Msta-B)
    • 5th Anti-tank Artillery Battalion (MT-12 Rapira)
    • Artillery Reconnaissance Battalion
    • 19th Motorized Infantry Battalion "Dnipro-2"
    • Engineer Company
    • Maintenance Company
    • Logistic Company
    • CBRN-defense Platoon


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