268th Motorised Rifle Division

268-я мотострелковая дивизия

Military Unit: 23387

Activated 1978 in Prokhladnyy, Kabardino-Balkarskaya ASSR, as a mobilisation division.

The division was unmanned, except for some pre-assigned officers, serving with the parent division (19th Motorised Rifle Division).

Organisation 1988:

1.12.87 renamed 887th Territorial Training Center.

1.10.89 renamed 5853rd Equipment Storage Base.

Disbanded 1992.

Storage Areas:


Equipment 12.85:

Equipment 19.11.90 (CFE treaty holdings):

Divisional coordinates:

The division was maintained as a Mobilisation Division (US terms: Mobilisation Base). Equipment set present, older types, substantial equipment shortfalls.