118th Motorised Rifle Division

118-я мотострелковая дивизия

Military Unit: 30673

Activated 1.6.72 in Birobidzhan, Yevreyskaya Autonomous Oblast, initially as a mobilisation division.

The division was unmanned, except for some pre-assigned officers, serving with the parent division (272nd Motorised Rifle Division).

From 6.78 upgraded to a Not Ready Division - Cadre Low Strength (Category III).

Organisation 1987:

Disbanded 1987.



Divisional coordinates:

The division was maintained as a Not Ready Division - Low-Strength Cadre (US terms: Category III).