256th Reserve Motorised Rifle Division

256-я запасная мотострелковая дивизия

Military Unit: 21488

Activated 1979 in Orenburg, Orenburg Oblast, as a mobilisation division.

The division was unmanned, except for some pre-assigned officers, serving with the parent division (213th Motorised Rifle Division).

Organisation 1988:

Disbanded 1987.

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The division was maintained as a Mobilisation Division (US terms: Mobilisation Division) - manning was 0%. Equipment set present, older types, substantial equipment shortfalls.