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December 27, 2016
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April 30, 2013
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August 7, 1951
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C PST - / n 4-2L Declassified in Part - Sanitized Copy Approved for Release @ 50-Yr2013/04/30 : CIA-RDP82-00047R000100060003-0 CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY INFORMATION REPORT COUNTRY USSR SUBJECT T/O Strength of Mechanized Division PLACE ACQUIRED DATE ACQUIRED DATE OF I N FORMAT I b'N 1011 OOCUMI:1 CONT{IN{ I11ORYAT10 ?IILCTINS INC NATIONAL OLIIN{I 01 TOE UNITES {TAT[!, ?ITN IN TNL ~[ANIMN I TI TL[ 1S1 SECTIONS 750 AND 7S4, or TN[ U.S. C004, AN ON[YOND. ITS TRANSNIS{ION OS 5505. LOTION Or ITS CON T[NTS TO OL RL C[IrT DT AN YNAYTNORIS[O 1[0!05 IS PDONINIT[0 NY LAN. 1NL ^[ISOOYCTION Of THIS FORM 10 POOHISITES. strength the equipment is available in supply depots. is virtually the same as the 12th Mechanised Division at Brest; that is, a wartime T/O of 14,500, peacetime T/0 of 6,500, and an actual strength of approximately 9,000. The T/G for. an infantry division is'the same as for a mechanized division. A tank division has a wartime strength of approximately 8,000 and a peacetime T/0 of about 5,300. The present strength, however, is 50X1 approximately 5,000 ? 6,000. The eacetime T/O is set at 6,500, but the average strength 50X1 was approximately 9,000. This larger number of 9,000 is due to the inclu- sion of rotating draftees. Although the unit is not equipped at full wartime 50X1 50X1 THIS IS UNEVALUATED INFORMATION 50X1 1. The wartime T/0 strength of the 12th Guards Mechanized Division divisions deep within the USSR have approximately the same the average strength of a mechanized division inside the USSR strength as those on the borders,, The reason is that all divi0ions bear an equitable burden of training. -end- ET CLASSIFICATION SECRET I No* Is1 31-41D STATE ARMY EV DATE DISTR. 7 Aug 51 NO. OF PAGES 1 NO. OF ENCLS. (LISTED BELOW) SUPPLEMENT TO REPORT NO. is 14,500. 50X1 Declassified in Part - Sanitized Copy Approved for Release @ 50-Yr2013/04/30 : CIA-RDP82-00047R000100060003-0