345th Guards Red Banner order of Suvorov Parachute Regiment im. 70th Anniversary Leninskiy Komsomol

345-й гвардейский парашютно-десантный Краснознаменный ордена Суворова полк им. 70-летия Ленинского комсомола

Military Unit: 00000; from 12.79: 53701; from 2.89: 63368

Activated 7.6.46 in Kostroma, Kostroma Oblast, from the 345th Guards Rifle Regiment, as the 345th Guards Air Landing Regiment.

1.49 renamed 345th Guards Parachute Regiment.

10.9.56 deployed to the Semipalatinsk nuclear test area (2nd battalion), to test the effects and conditions just after a nuclear test, on the soldiers.

1.12.79 renamed 345th independent Guards Parachute Regiment.

7.80 awarded the Red Banner.

1988 named "70th Anniversary Leninskiy Komsomol".

2.89 renamed 345th Guards Parachute Regiment.

Disbanded 5.98.