69th Sevskaya twice Red Banner orders of Suvorov and Kutuzov Motorised Rifle Division

69-я мотострелковая Севская дважды Краснознаменная орденов Суворова и Кутузова дивизия

Military Unit: 30710

Activated 4.6.57 in Vologda, Vologda Oblast, from the 69th Rifle Division.

Organisation 1960:

19.2.62 re-organised:

In 1968 the 000 independent Sapper Battalion was renamed 000 independent Engineer-Sapper Battalion.

Organisation 1970:

15.11.72 re-organised:

In 1980 the 000 independent Motor Transport Battalion was renamed 1483rd independent Material Supply Battalion.

Organisation 1980:

In 1987 the 148th Tank Regiment was renamed 87th independent Tank Battalion.

Organisation 1988:

1.6.89 renamed 5189th Weapons and Equipment Storage Base.

Disbanded 1993.



Equipment 12.85:

Equipment 19.11.90 (CFE treaty holdings):

Divisional coordinates:

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