48th independent Landing-Assault Battalion

48-й отдельный десантно-штурмовой батальон

Military Unit: 45476

Activated 1.80 in Khyrov, Lvov Oblast, from a battalion of the 39th independent Landing-Assault Brigade.

25.2.80 deployed over the Afghan border, and had arrived in Kabul, Afghanistan, before 24.3.80.

1.5.80 absorbed by the 66th independent Motorised Rifle Brigade - now stationed at Jalalabad, Afghanistan.