38th Missile Division
38-я ракетная дивизия
Military Unit: 33738
Activated 5.64 in Derzhavinsk, Turgay Oblast, as Operation Group Derzhavinsk - 4.65 renamed 38th Missile Division.
Initially under the 7th independent Guards Missile Corps, and from 1.6.65 the 24th independent Missile Corps.
From 8.6.70 attached to the 31st Missile Army.
The first regiment was increased to 10 silos in 1975, with the introduction of the R-36M missile.
The R-36M2 was introduced in 1989.
Organisation 1992 (four regiments with R-36M2, and four regiments with R-36MUTTKh):
From 8.4.93 attached to the 33rd Guards Missile Army.
The missiles were withdrawn from 1992 onwards, and the division was disbanded 30.9.96.
For launch silos, see individual regiments.