6th Infantry Division (Russian Empire)
The 6th Infantry Division (Russian: 6-я пехотная дивизия, 6-ya Pekhotnaya Diviziya) was an infantry formation of the Russian Imperial Army that existed in various formations from 1806 until the end of World War I and the Russian Revolution. From before 1903 to the end of its existence the division was based in Ostrov.
|6th Infantry Division|
|6-я пехотная дивизия|
|Active||1806 – c. 1918|
|Branch||Russian Imperial Army|
|Engagements||World War I|
The division fought in World War I and distinguished itself in battle against the Austro-Hungarian 4th Army in 1915. It was demobilized around the time of the Russian Revolution and the subsequent unrest.
- 1st Brigade
- 2nd Brigade
- 6th Artillery Brigade
- 1900–1903: Mikhail Zasulich
- Handbook of the Russian Army, 1914. London: Imperial War Museum (originally British General Staff). 1996. p. 263. ISBN 978-1870423670.
- "6-я пехотная дивизия". Regiment.ru (in Russian). 2016. Retrieved 8 January 2017.
- Kersonovsky, Anton (1933). History of the Russian Army.
- Conrad, Mark (2001). "THE RUSSIAN ARMY, 1914". Retrieved 8 January 2017.