40th Motorized Infantry Battalion (Ukraine)

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40th Motorized Infantry Battalion
Ukrainian: 40-й окремий мотопіхотний батальйон
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40th Motorized Infantry Battalion shoulder sleeve insignia
Active2014–present
Country Ukraine
BranchGround Forces
TypeMechanized Infantry
Sizebattalion
EngagementsWar in Donbass

40th Motorized Infantry Battalion is a formation of the Ukrainian Ground Forces. It was originally formed as the 40th Territorial Defence Battalion "Kryvbas" in Kryvyi Rih.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Військовослужбовці 40 –го батальйону територіальної оборони висловили подяку міському голові Кривого Рогу Юрію Вілкулу за вагомий внесок у комплектування батальйону" [Soldiers of the 40th Territorial Defence Battalion thanked Kryvyi Rih Mayor Yuriy Vilkul for contributions to the acquisitions of the battalion] (in Ukrainian). Kryviy Rih City Council Executive Committee. 1 August 2014. Retrieved 12 August 2016.