15th Infantry Division (Russian Empire)

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15th Infantry Division
15-я пехотная дивизия
Active 1806 – c. 1918
Country  Russian Empire
Branch Lesser Coat of Arms of Russian Empire.svg Russian Imperial Army
Role Infantry
Garrison/HQ Odessa
Engagements World War I

The 15th Infantry Division (Russian: 15-я пехотная дивизия, 15-ya Pekhotnaya Diviziya) was an infantry formation of the Russian Imperial Army that existed in various formations from the early 19th century until the end of World War I and the Russian Revolution. The division was based in Odessa in the years leading up to 1914. It fought in World War I and was demobilized in 1918.[1][2]

Organization[edit]

The 15th Infantry Division was part of the 8th Army Corps. Its order of battle in 1914 was as follows:[2]

Commanders[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "15-я пехотная дивизия". Regiment.ru (in Russian). 2016. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 8 January 2017. 
  2. ^ a b Conrad, Mark (2001). "THE RUSSIAN ARMY, 1914". Retrieved 9 January 2017.