11th Guards Red Banner Combined Arms Army

11-я гвардейская общевойсковая Краснознамённая армия

Military Unit: 15215; from 1997: 93809


Activated 17.4.43 from the 16th Combined Arms Army.

30.7.45 renamed HQ Special Military District.

The Special Military District was disbanded 26.2.46, and the HQ reverted back to it's old designation - 11th Guards Combined Arms Army.

Organisation 1960:

22.2.68 awarded the Red Banner.

In 8.68 the 18th Guards Motorised Rifle Division took part in the invasion of Czechoslovakia, and became part of the Central Group of Forces.

Organisation 1970:

Organisation 1980:

Organisation 1988:

8.97 renamed HQ Army and Coastal Forces Blatic Fleet.