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Soviet Armed Forces
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Volga Military District, Red Army
22 June 1941
 
Volga Military District
 
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Volga Military District
Data for 01.06.1941
Officers
   District Commander
     LTG V. F. Gerasimenko
   Deputy District Commander
     MG M. A. Popov
   Chief of Staff
     MG V. N. Gordov
   Member of the Council of War
     Division Commissar S. E. Kolonin
   Assistant Commander
     LTG V. Z. Romanovskiy
   Commander of Aviation
     Komdiv G. A. Vorozheykin
   Commander of Motor & Armored Vehicles
     MG V. T. Volskiy
   Chief of Artillery
     MG M. S. Fomin
   Army Chief of Communications
     MG M. T. Popov
   Chief of Military Engineering
     Col. Yu. V. Bordzilovskiy
   Chief of Operations Department
     ?
   Chief of Artillery Supplies
     ?
   Chief of the Department of Preparation of Combat
     ?
   Deputy Chief of Staff for the Rear
     ?
Total Personnel Strength 161,195  
     (therof STAVKA strategic reserves) (117,195)  
Small Arms
   rifles & carbines 148,832  
   sub-machine guns 133  
   light & heavy machine guns ?  
   antiaircraft machine guns (12.7mm) 25  
Transport
   motor vehicles ?  
     (thereof trucks) (?)  
   tractors ?  
   horses ?  
Artillery
  Guns  1 368
   45mm antitank gun M-1932 (19-K) & M-1937 (53-K) 627  
   76mm regimental gun M-1927 194  
   76mm divisional gun M-1902/30 [ L/30 & L/40] 370  
   76mm divisional gun M-1936 (F-22) 1  
   76mm divisional gun M-1939 (F-22 USW) 120  
   107mm gun M-1910/30 6  
   122mm gun M-1931 (A-19) 50  
  Howitzers  428
   122mm howitzer M-1910/30 182  
   122mm howitzer M-1909/37 58  
   122mm howitzer M-1938 (M-30) 12  
   152mm howitzer M-1909/30 42  
   152mm howitzer M-1938 (M-10) 12  
   152mm gun-howitzer M-1937 (ML-20) 122  
  Mortars  1 587
   50mm mortar M-1938 & M-1940 1 169  
   82mm mortar M-1937 317  
   107mm mortar M-1938 20  
   120mm mortar M-1938 81  
  Antiaircraft Guns  68
   37(40)mm automatic antiaircraft gun M-1939 (61-K)   5  
   76mm antiaircraft gun M-1931 & M-1938 59  
   85mm antiaircraft gun M-1939 (52-K) 4  
Armored Vehicles
  Heavy Tanks  25
   KW MB 18  
   KW BB 1  
   T-35 6  
  Medium Tanks  33
   T-34 23  
   T-28 10  
  Light Tanks  349
   T-37 86  
   T-37 radio 7  
   T-38 36  
   T-38 radio 12  
   T-40 10  
   T-40 radio 2  
   T-26 two turret 50  
   T-26 15  
   T-26 radio 8  
   BT-2 25  
   BT-5 27  
   BT-5 radio 5  
   BT-7 39  
   BT-7 artillery 2  
   BT-7m 2  
   BT-7 radio 8  
   BT-7m radio 12  
   BT-7m antiaircraft 2  
   BT-8 1  
  Chemical (Flamethrower) Tanks  36
   T-37 chemical 4  
   T-26 130 2  
   T-26 133 3  
   T-26 BKhM-3 14  
   BT-2 chemical 13  
  Special Vehicles  10
   T-26 engineer 1  
   T-26 tractor 9  
  Tankettes  205
   Т-27 199  
   Т-27 tractor 3  
   Т-27 chemical 3  
  Armored Cars  71
   BA-20 5  
   BA-20 radio 7  
   FAI 5  
   D-8-12 9  
   BA-11 radio 1  
   BA-10 7  
   BA-10 radio 1  
   BA-6 5  
   D-13 3  
   BA-27 28  
Aircraft (total on hand/thereof not ready)
  Bombers  7/4
   SB 7/4  
  Fighters  3/1
   I-16 3/1  
  Recon  39/6
   R-Zet 5/2  
   R-5 27/3  
   SSS 7/1  
 
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