70th Reserve Tank Division

70-я запасная танковая дивизия

Military Unit: 31648

Activated 1973 in Desna, Chernigov Oblast, as a mobilisation division.

The division was unmanned, except for some pre-assigned officers, serving with the parent division (48th Guards Training Tank Division).

Organisation 1987:

Disbanded 1.10.89.



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The division was maintained as a Mobilisation Division (US terms: Mobilisation Division) - manning was 0%. Equipment set present, older types, substantial equipment shortfalls.