1st Cavalry Brigade (1941-42)
  • 11th Motorized Calarasi Regiment
  • 1st Rosiori Regiment General Corp de Armata Alexandru Averescu
  • 2nd Rosiori Regiment Prunaru
  • 1st Horse Artillery Regiment

On 22 June 1941, the brigade had 245 officers, 206 NCOs and 6,890 soldiers. They were equipped with 6,118 rifles, 272 pistols, 201 ZB-30 LMGs, 52 HMGs, 52 mortars, 30 artillery pieces and 6 R-1 light tanks. For transportation it had 6,485 horses, 502 horse-drawn carts and 120 motorized vehicles.

On 15 March 1942, it was reorganized and transformed into the 1st Cavalry Division.

Author: Victor Nitu
Dutu A., Dobre F., Loghin L. Armata Romana in al doilea razboi mondial (1941-1945) - Dictionar Enciclopedic, Editura Enciclopedica, 1999
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