89th Motorised Rifle Division

89-я мотострелковая дивизия

Military Unit: 30737

Activated 18.6.66 in Tambov, Tambov Oblast, initially as a mobilisation division.

Possibly initially known as the 267th Motorised Rifle Division.

Organisation 1967:

30.11.67 the 677th Motorised Rifle Regiment was renamed 385th Motorised Rifle Regiment, and was transferred to the 243rd Motorised Rifle Division - replaced by the 000 Motorised Rifle Regiment.

Organisation 1988:

In 9.87 renamed 1042nd Territorial Training Center.

1.10.87 renamed 5347th Weapons and Equipment Storage Base.

Disbanded 1996.

Storage Areas:


Equipment 12.85:

Equipment 19.11.90 (CFE treaty holdings):

Divisional coordinates:

The division was maintained as a Not Ready Division - Low-Strength Cadre (US terms: Category III).