Red Banner Eastern Border District

Краснознаменный Восточный Пограничный Округ

Military Unit: 2454


Activated 13.3.63 in Alma-Ata, Alma-Ata Oblast, from the Alma-Ata Operational Group.

Organisation 1963:

1.10.65 three additional Border Guard Detachment were activated:

15.6.67 the 14th independent Border Guard Troop Commander was renamed 131st Border Guard Detachment.

In 10.67 the 29th Border Guard Detachment was transferred to the Transbaykal Border District.

1.8.68 the 132nd Border Guard Detachment was activated in Chundzha, Alma-Ata Oblast.

In 1968 the 134th Border Guard Detachment was activated in Kurchum, Vostochno-Kazakhstanskaya Oblast.

In 1969 the 3rd independent Aviation Squadron was renamed 10th independent Aviation Regiment.

During 1970 the 13th Training Detachment and the 14th Interdistrict NCO Communications School was activated.

Organisation 1970:

In the autumn of 1973 the 35th Border Guard Detachment was included from the Central Asian Border District.

25.2.74 awarded the Red Banner.

In 1978 the 22nd independent Aviation Squadron was activated in Uch-Aral, Taldy-Kurgan Oblast.

Organisation 1980:

Organisation 1990:

Disbanded 8.11.92.

In 1992 the three republics Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan became independent, but the border guard forces came under a joint national/russian command in each republic: