39th Motorized Infantry Battalion (Ukraine)

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39th Motorized Infantry Battalion
Ukrainian: 39-й окремий мотопіхотний батальйон
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39th Motorized Infantry Battalion shoulder sleeve insignia
Active2014–present
Country Ukraine
BranchGround Forces
TypeMechanized Infantry
Sizebattalion
EngagementsWar in Donbass

The 39th Motorized Infantry Battalion "Dnipro-2" is a formation of the Ukrainian Ground Forces.[1] It was created first in spring 2014 as 39th territorial defense battalion "Dnipro-2" from volunteers of Dnipropetrovsk oblast.

History[edit]

In August 2014 39th territorial defense battalion "Dnipro-2" had participated in Battle of Ilovaisk.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Аналіз бойових дій в районі Іловайська після вторгнення російських військ 24-29 серпня 2014 року". Retrieved 2016-08-18.