13th independent Landing-Assault Brigade

13-я отдельная десантно-штурмовая бригада

Military Unit: 21463

Activated 8.70 in Magdagachi, Amur Oblast, as the 13th independent Airborne Brigade.

Organisation 1970:

7.71 the brigade was renamed 13th independent Landing-Assault Brigade.

1.9.77 re-organised:

1988 took part in a large landing exercise with landings on Iturup Island.

In early 1988 both helicopter regiments were detached from the brigade.

1.6.90 transferred to the VDV, and renamed 13th indpendent Airborne Brigade.

Disbanded 1996.



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