13th Motorised Rifle Division

13-я мотострелковая дивизия

Military Unit: 11903

Activated 1.9.60 in Biysk, Altay Kray.

Organisation 1960:

19.2.62 re-organised:

In 1968 the 1159th independent Sapper Battalion was renamed 1159th independent Engineer-Sapper Battalion.

Organisation 1970:

15.11.72 re-organised:

In 1980 the 000 independent Motor Transport Battalion was renamed 0000 independent Material Supply Battalion.

Organisation 1980:

Organisation 1988:

1.10.89 renamed 5351st Weapons and Equipment Storage Base.

In 7.92 took over the traditions, honors and awards from the disbanded 23rd Guards Motorised Rifle Division, and was renamed 13th Guards Motorised Rifle Division.

In 1998 renamed 5349th Guards Weapons and Equipment Storage Base.



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