by Thorleif Olsson

Several different types of tank regiments existed.

Cavalry Tank Regiment

In 1940, a Cavalry Tank Regiment consisted of six Companies, and support units.
64 tanks and 0 armored cars were included.
In total the whole brigade consisted of:
64 x BT tanks

Independent Tank Regiment

In September 1942, a Independent Tank Regiment consisted of three Tank Companies, a Motor Rifle Bttn, and support units.
39 tanks and 0 armored cars were included.
In total the whole brigade consisted of:
339 x troops
16 x T-60 / T-70
23 x T-34/76

Independent Heavy Tank Regiment

In October 1942, a Independent Heavy Tank Regiment consisted of three Tank Companies, a Motor Rifle Bttn, and support units.
21 tanks and 0 armored cars were included.
In total the whole brigade consisted of:
214 x troops
21 x KW tanks

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