1st Guards Cavalry Division (Russian Empire)
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|1st Guards Cavalry Division|
|1-я Гвардейская кавалерийская дивизия|
|Branch||Russian Imperial Army|
- 1st Cavalry Brigade
- 2nd Cavalry Brigade
- 3rd Cavalry Brigade
- 1st Life-Guards Horse Artillery Division
Each regiment comprised four squadrons (or, in Cossack regiments, four sotnyas, or "hundreds"); the colonels of the Guard regiments usually were Major-Generals in rank.
- Leib-Gvardii Kirasirskii Ego Velichestva Polk
- Leib-Gvardii Kirasirskii Eia Velichestva Polk
- Leib-Gvardii Kazachii Ego Velichestva Polk
- Leib-Gvardii Atamanskii Ego Imperatorskago Vysochestva Naslednika Tsesarevicha Polk
- "1-я гвардейская кавалерийская дивизия" [1st Guards Cavalry Division]. regiment.ru (in Russian). Retrieved 2016-11-24.
- Other Russian cavalry divisions generally comprised four regiments apiece, each of six squadrons (or sotnyas) of the same size -- 150 men and 8 officers -- under a colonel.