The 1. Guard Division fought in the early parts of the invasion of the USSR, but it suffered such heavy losses it was returned to Romania after Odessa was captured and did not return to the front until 1944.

Order of battle

6. Guard Infantry Regiment
2. Guard Rifle Regiment
9. Guard Rifle Regiment
1. Guard Artillery Regiment
2. Guard Artillery Regiment

Sources used

George F. Nafziger - Rumanian Order of Battle in World War II

Reference material on this unit

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