44th Kamyshinskaya Missile Division

44-я ракетная Камышинская дивизия

Military Unit: 71369; from 1960: 43291


Activated 20.12.50 in Kapustin Yar, Astrakhan Oblast, as the 23rd Brigade for Special Use RVGK, from parts of the 22nd Special Purpose Brigade RVGK.

1.51 transferred to Kamyshin, Volgograd (Stalingrad) Oblast.

Organisation 1951:

15.3.53 renamed 73rd Engineer Brigade RVGK.

Organisation 1954:

7.59 transferred to Kolomiya, Ivano-Frankovsk Oblast.

Organisation 1960:

1.7.60 renamed 44th Missile Division.

Organisation 1961:

The 101st Missile Regiment was transferred to Sary-Ozek, Turkestan in 1967.

The 76th Missile Regiment was transferred to Yurya, Kirov Oblast 13.3.81 (8th Missile Division).

The 15th Missile Regiment was formed at Kolomiya, Ivano-Frankovsk Oblast in 1983, and moved to Glukhov, Sumy Oblast in 1984 (43rd Guards Missile Division).

Organisation 1985:

The 586th Guards Missile Regiment was transferred to Irkutsk on 1.7.88 (29th Guards Missile Division).

The division was disbanded 31.3.90.


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