477th Rifle Division (Soviet Union)

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The 477th Rifle Division was a rifle division of the Soviet Red Army which began forming during World War II.

This was the designation given to a rifle division which started forming at Stalingrad in the North Caucasus Military District in December 1941. On 22 December the division was redesignated at the 266th Rifle Division.[1]

See also[edit]

List of infantry divisions of the Soviet Union 1917–57


  1. ^ Sharp, Charles (1996). Soviet Order of Battle, Vol IX. George F. Nafziger.