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The division named after F.E. Dzerzhinsky of the Russian Guard celebrates the anniversary of its formation

17.06.2021 158 просмотров

June 17 Separate Orders of Zhukov, Lenin, the October Revolution Red Banner Operational Division named after F.E. Dzerzhinsky Troops of the National Guard of the Russian Federation celebrates the 97th anniversary of its formation.


ODON named after F.E. Dzerzhinsky is an illustrious unit, whose servicemen are always at the forefront of the fight against crime and terrorism, preserving the peace and tranquility of the citizens of our country.

Over the past 97 years, the division has written many bright pages in the combat annals of law enforcement forces.

It traces its history from a detachment of scooters, armored detachments, the first sentries of Smolny. Created on June 17, 1924 on the basis of a special-purpose detachment under the Presidium of the Cheka, the special-purpose division has always been at the forefront of events. fought on the Western and Volkhov fronts.

Since 1988, the soldiers and officers of the unit have always been the first to find themselves in hot spots. The Dzerzhins ensured the state of emergency, participated in the disarmament and liquidation of illegal gangs in Baku, Sumgait, Ferghana, Nagorno-Karabakh, North and South Ossetia, Transnistria and the Chechen Republic.

The division's servicemen ensured public order and public security during the period holding the Olympics in Moscow in 1980, the World Summer Universiade in Kazan, the XXII Winter Olympic and XI Winter Paralympic Games in Sochi, the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

The division includes the Order of Kutuzov Red Banner Special Purpose Center “ Vityaz", which is considered the ancestor of the special forces of the law enforcement forces. "Vityaz" was created in 1977 on the initiative of the head of the internal troops of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the USSR, General of the Army Ivan Kirillovich Yakovlev.

It was in the CSN "Vityaz" that the tradition of passing qualification tests for the right to wear a maroon beret was born , which is a symbol of the special forces of the Russian Guard.

In 2017, by the Decree of the President of the Russian Federation, the Vityaz Special Purpose Center was awarded a high state award for excellence in the performance of service and combat missions during counter-terrorism operations and the courage and dedication shown by the personnel - Order of Kutuzov.

In 2019, the 2nd regiment, and in 2021, the 4th regiment of the ODON named after F.E. Dzerzhinsky By decrees of the President of the Russian Federation, they were awarded the Order of Kutuzov.

Whatever tasks the Dzerzhinsky soldiers performed, they always served and serve as an example of courage and heroism. This is confirmed by the orders of Zhukov, Lenin, the Red Banner and the October Revolution on the battle banner of the formation.

Thousands of orders and medals adorn the uniforms of soldiers and officers, 12 Heroes of the Soviet Union and 19 Heroes of the Russian Federation served in the division.
< br> Since 1921, the honorable duty of the servicemen of the unit is to participate in military parades on Red Square. Soldiers and officers of the division participated in the historic parade on November 7, 1941 and in the Victory Parade on June 24, 1945. It was they who threw fascist banners and standards to the foot of the Mausoleum.

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