71st Reserve Tank Division

71-я запасная танковая дивизия

Military Unit: 11914

Activated 1973 in Omsk, Omsk Oblast, as a mobilisation division.

The division was mostly unmanned (never more than 65 personnel present) - in case of mobilisation, the division would have been manned by personnel from the Omsk Higher Tank Engineering School.

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.