9th Krasnodarskaya Red Banner orders of Kutuzov and the Red Star Motorised Rifle Division

9-я мотострелковая Краснодарская Краснознамённая орденов Кутузова и Красной Звезды дивизия

Military Unit: 09332

Activated 10.6.57 in Maykop, Adygeyskaya Autonomous Oblast, as the 80th Motorised Rifle Division, from the 9th Rifle Division.

Organisation 1960:

19.2.62 re-organised:

11.1.65 renamed 9th Motorised Rifle Division.

In 1968 the 538th independent Sapper Battalion was renamed 538th independent Engineer-Sapper Battalion.

Organisation 1970:

15.11.72 re-organised:

In 1980 the 000 independent Motor Transport Battalion was renamed 1095th independent Material Supply Battalion.

Organisation 1980:

Organisation 1988:

In 8.92 renamed 131st independent Motorised Rifle Brigade.

12.94 to 10.96 deployed to Chechnya.



Equipment 12.85:

Equipment 19.11.90 (CFE treaty holdings):

Equipment 1.1.2000 (CFE treaty holdings):

Divisional coordinates:

The division was maintained as a Ready Division - Reduced Strength II (US terms: Category II) [Not Ready Division - High-Strength Cadre (US terms: Category III) until 1984]