Mechanized Infantry (Ukrainian: Механізовані війська, Mekhanizovani Viys’ka) are the basis of the Ukrainian Ground Forces. They execute tasks of holding the occupied areas, lines and positions tasks of enemy’s impacts repelling, of penetrating enemy’s defense lines, of defeating the enemy forces, of capturing the important areas, lines and objects, operate in structure of marine and landing troops.
52nd Mechanized Brigade (Artemovsk) (254th Motor Rifle Division, Kiev MD, arrived from Southern Group of Forces. On February 20, 1992, Colonel Viktor Kovalev, Commander of the 254th Motor Rifle Division of the Kiev Military District was promoted to Major General. On December 3, 1993 Colonel Vladimir Polivoda, Commander 254 Mechanized Division, 6th Army Corps, Odessa Military District was promoted to Major General) - 2004
62nd Mechanized Brigade (Berdichev) (119th District Training Centre, former 117th Tank Trng Division) - 2004. полковнику САВЧЕНКУ Сергію Павловичу - начальникові 119 окружного навчального центру підготовки молодших спеціалістів (танкових військ) 8 армійського корпусу Північного оперативного командування Сухопутних військ України; to major general (Decree 925/98). The 117th TTD was succeeded by the 62nd mechanized brigade, based on which, in turn, was created 26th Artillery Brigade (based on the Directive of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine from 18.06.2004 № 312/1/014 year). (Source Ruwiki 117 GRD)