Red Banner Baltic Border District

Краснознаменный Прибалтийский Пограничный Округ

Military Unit: 2582


Activated 23.10.75 in Riga, Latvian SSR.

Organisation 1976:

In 1977 the 20th independent Aviation Squadron was activated in Rakvere, Estonian SSR.

8.79 the 20th independent Border Guard Ship Brigade was activated in Ventspils, Latvian SSR, from the Ventspils battalion of the 4th independent Border Guard Ship Brigade.

Organisation 1980:

Red Banner awarded 19.12.80.

Organisation 1990:


Organisation 1988:

Disbanded 2.9.92 - the border forces in the Kaliningrad Oblast, came under the Kaliningrad Group of Border Forces.