36th Motorised Rifle Division

36-я мотострелковая дивизия

Military Unit: 62620

Activated 20.6.66 in Artemovsk, Donetsk Oblast.

Organisation 1970:

In 1972 the 000 independent Chemical Defence Company was renamed 19th independent Chemical Defence Battalion.

15.11.72 re-organised:

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

Organisation 1980:

Organisation 1988:

Disbanded 1.90, and was absorbed by the arriving 254th Motorised Rifle Division.



Equipment 12.85:

Divisional coordinates:

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