155th Motorised Rifle Division

155-я мотострелковая дивизия

Military Unit: 95876

Activated 4.70 in Semiplanatinsk, Semipalatinsk Oblast.

Organisation 1970:

15.11.72 re-organised:

In 1980 the 000 independent Motor Transport Battalion was renamed 0000 independent Material Supply Battalion.

Organisation 1980:

In 1984 parts of the division was used to activate the new 71st Motorised Rifle Division.

Organisation 1988:

In 6.89 the 481st Anti-Aircraft Missile Regiment was transferred to East Germany, and was replaced by a new 000 Anti-Aircraft Missile Regiment.

1.10.89 renamed 5203rd Weapons and Equipment Storage Base.

3.92 taken over by Kazakhstan.



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The division was maintained as a Ready Division - Reduced Strength II (US terms: Category II).