49th Training Tank Division imeni L.I. Brezhnev

49-я учебная танковая дивизия имени Л.И. Брежнева

Military Unit: 30672

Activated 30.11.67 in Tambov, Tambov Oblast, as the 243rd Motorised Rifle Division (mobilisation).

9.10.69 converted to a regular division, and renamed 49th Training Tank Division.

Organisation 1970:

Organisation 1980:

In 11.82 named "imeni L.I. Brezhnev".

3.10.87 renamed 212th District Training Center.

Organisation 1988:

In 6.92 inherited the traditions, honors and awards of the 100th Guards Training Motorised Rifle Division, and was renamed 212th Guards Venskaya orders of Lenin and Kutuzov District Training Center imeni I.N. Russiyanov.



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