It formed in the first half of 1936 in the Kiev Military District as the personnel division for the defense in the Korosten Fortified Area (Cowra) with the subordination of its divisions. It was based in the Belokorovichi area.
In September 1939, he took part in the accession of Western Ukraine and as of 17 September and 2 October 1939 was part of the 15th Infantry Corps of the 5th Army Ukrainian Front. September 19th Division near Kostopil entered into battle with the enemy forces of up to 2 infantry regiments. Buckshot06(talk) 09:38, 9 December 2015 (UTC)