51st Guards Orshanskaya Red Banner order of Aleksandr Nevskiy Artillery Division

51-я гвардейская артиллерийская Оршанская Краснознамённая ордена Александра Невского дивизия

Military Unit: 41603

Activated 25.8.72 in Osipovichi, Mogilev Oblast, from the 121st Guards Cannon Artillery Brigade.

Organisation 1975:

In 1976 the 000 Anti-Tank Artillery Regiment was activated.

1978: 2 regiments with 152mm ML-20, 2 regiments with 130mm M-46, 1 regiment with BM-21 and 1 regiment with 100mm T-12

Organisation 1980:

In 1982 the 1360th Guards Reactive Artillery Regiment was renamed 336th Guards Reactive Artillery Brigade.

In 1984 re-organised:

Organisation 1988:

In 1989 the 179th Cannon Artillery Brigade was renamed 2958th Equipment Storage Base, and the 502nd Anti-Tank Artillery Brigade became independent.

In 3.92 taken over by Belarus.



Equipment 19.11.90 (CFE treaty holdings):

Divisional coordinates:

Note: units numnbers in italic are uncertain.