| 25 June 1960|| Missile division|
| Soviet Union (1960–91)
Russia (since 1991)|
Strategic Rocket Forces
27th Guards Missile Army
Teykovo, Ivanovo Oblast
54th Guards Order of Kutuzov Rocket Division (Russian: 54-я гвардейская ордена Кутузова ракетная дивизия) is a strategic rocket division under command of the 27th Guards Missile Army of the Strategic Rocket Forces of Russia headquartered at Teykovo in Ivanovo Oblast.
54th Guards Rocket Division Wikipedia
The 197th Rocket Engineer Brigade was formed on 20 June 1960 on the base of the 27th Separate Guards Artillery Brigade. It was initially under the 46th Artillery Range Administration, but from 10.3.61 under the 3rd Independent Guards Missile Corps. It comprised the 594th, 602nd, 604th, and 621st Rocket Regiments. In May 1961 the Brigade was reorganized into the 54th Guards Order of Kutuzov Missile Division with Headquarters in the small town of Teykovo.
Since 1961, the 54th Division has performed 36 training launches.
On 27 November 1999 one of the regiments within the 54th Division received the honorific "Ivanovo".
In December 2006, the 54th Division became the first one to receive a mobile version of the RT-2PM2 (SS-27) missile.
In 2010, the 54th Division became the first unit to receive the RS-24 missile.
The following officers commanded the division.1960–1965: Major General Boris E. Zbraylov
1965–1969: Major General Anatoly V. Leshin
1969–1974: Major General Vladimir P. Shilovsky
1974–1976: Major General Igor B. Urlin
1976–1983: Major General Ivan I. Oleynik
1983–1987: Major General Fedor A. Byakin
1987–1992: Major General Viktor P. Cherenov
1992–1994: Major General Vasili S. Rudenko
1994–1997: Major General Leonid E. Sinyakovich
1997–1999: Major General Pavel A. Chistopolsky
1999–2007: Major General Yuri A. Pchelintsev
2007-2010: Colonel Igor R. Fazletdinov
Since 2010: Colonel Oleg L. Glazunov
Since 1988: RT-2PM;
Since 10 December 2006: RT-2PM.
Since 2009: RS-24