76th Tank Division

76-я танковая дивизия

Military Unit: 52055

Activated 31.10.68 in Brest, Brest Oblast, as a mobilisation division, to replace the 30th Guards Motorised Rifle Division, which was transferred to Czechoslovakia.

The division was unmanned, except for some pre-assigned officers, serving with the parent division (50th Guards Motorised Rifle Division).

Organisation 1987:

1.12.87 renamed 514th Territorial Training Center.

1.10.89 renamed 5356th Weapons and Equipment Storage Base.

In 3.92 taken over by Belarus.



Equipment 12.85:

Equipment 19.11.90 (CFE treaty holdings):

Divisional coordinates:

The division was maintained as a Mobilisation Division (US terms: Mobilisation Division). Equipment set present, older types, with some APC and most trucks missing - during the early 1980's upgraded to a Not Ready Division - Low-Strength Cadre (US terms: Cathegory III).