|165th Army Division (1970-85)|
|Active||1970.1 - 1985.9|
|Country||People's Republic of China|
|Branch||People's Liberation Army|
|Part of||55th Army Corps|
The 165th Army Division (3rd Formation) was activated in January 1970 in Longchuan, Guangdong province.
The division was a part of 55th Army Corps. The division was composed of:
- 493rd Infantry Regiment;
- 494th Infantry Regiment;
- 495th Infantry Regiment;
- Artillery Regiment.
In February 1979 the division took part in the Sino-Vietnamese War.
In September 1985 the division was disbanded.
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