52nd Ternopolsko-Berlinskaya orders of Red Star and Bogdan Khmelnitskiy Missile Division

52-я ракетная Тернопольско-Берлинская, орденов Красного Знамени и Богдана Хмельницкого дивизия

Military Unit: 54090; from 2002: 12264


Activated 6.60 in Bershet, Perm Oblast, as the 206th Missile Brigade, from the 98th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Division RVGK.

Initial organisation:

30.5.61 renamed 52nd Missile Division.

In March 1964 all R-16 battalions were upgraded to regiments:

In 8.65 the 734th Missile Regiment were transferred to Zhangiz Tobe, Semipalatinsk Oblast, under the 57th Missile Division.

1965 began conversion to the UR-100 (SS-11) missile.

Organisation 1972 (80 UR-100 silos, 10 R-16 pads and 3 R-16 silos):

The R-16 missile was phased out in 1976.

Organisation 1984 (80 UR-100K silos):

Two regiments were disbanded in 1989, while the division was converting to the RT-23 (SS-24) rail-based missile.

Organisation 1992 (50 UR-100K silos and 12 RT-23UTTKh rail-mobile launchers):

Organisation 2000:

2.12.2002 renamed 1328th Weapons and Equipment Base.

Disbanded 31.8.2007.


Support Units:

Bershet ICBM complex coordinates (for Type IIID silos, see individual regiments):