145th Motorised Rifle Division

145-я мотострелковая дивизия

Military Unit: 71446

Activated 3.62 in Batumi, Adzharskaya ASSR, from the 145th Mountain Rifle Division.

Organisation 1962:

In 1963(?) the 88th Motorised Rifle Regiment was transferred to the 10th Guards Motorised Rifle Division, and was replaced by the 35th Guards Motorised Rifle Regiment from the same division.

In 1968 the 404th independent Sapper Battalion was renamed 404th independent Engineer-Sapper Battalion.

Organisation 1970:

In 1972 the 000 independent Chemical Defence Company was renamed 627th independent Chemical Defence Battalion.

15.11.72 re-organised:

In 1980 the 000 independent Motor Transport Battalion was renamed 1553rd independent Material Supply Battalion.

Organisation 1980:

Organisation 1988:

In 4.90 the 400th Tank Regiment was divided into the 114th independent Tank Battalion and the 1358th Motorised Rifle Regiment.

21.8.92 renamed 12th Russian Military Base.

Disbanded 2007.



Equipment 12.85:

Equipment 19.11.90 (CFE treaty holdings):

Equipment 1.1.2000 (CFE treaty holdings):

Divisional coordinates:

The division was maintained as a Not Ready Division - Low-Strength Cadre (US terms: Cathegory III) - one regiment was maintained as a reduced strength Ready Regiment (950 men).