71st Motorised Rifle Division

71-я мотострелковая дивизия

Military Unit: 07225

Activated 1984 in Semipalatinsk, Semipalatinsk Oblast, from parts of the 155th Motorised Rifle Division.

Organisation 1988:

1.10.89 renamed 5202nd Weapons and Equipment Storage Base.

3.92 taken over by Kazakhstan.



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