Irkutsk
Ulan-Ude

Blagoveshchensk
Chita
Yakutsk

Birobidzhan
Vladivostok
Khabarovsk

Magadan
Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk

Anadyr
Petropavlovsk-
Kamchatsky
Moscow

This text is translated into Russian by google automatic human level neural machine.
EastRussia is not responsible for any mistakes in the translated text. Sorry for the inconvinience.
Please refer to the text in Russian as a source.

Underwater forces in Kamchatka turned 76 years

July 2 celebrated the 76 anniversary of the formation of submarine forces in Kamchatka on the Pacific Fleet (Pacific Fleet).

The history of the submarine forces in the region began on July 2, 1938, when the Military Council of the Pacific Fleet made a decision to redeploy the L-7, L-9 and L-10 submarines of the 41st division of the 6th Naval Submarine Brigade. boats from Vladivostok to Kamchatka.

On Wednesday in Kamchatka, in the association of the submarine forces of the Pacific Fleet, solemn events took place, starting with the raising of the State, St. Andrew’s and flags of coloring on nuclear-powered ships.

Then, on the main square of the city of Vilyuchinsk, a rally was held with the laying of wreaths and flowers at the monument to the tragically deceased crew of the submarine L-16. The event was attended by representatives of the leadership of the Kamchatka Territory, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Vilyuchinsky and Elizovsky urban districts, veterans and patronage organizations, clergymen of the Kamchatka Diocese.

By the end of this year, the unification of the underwater forces in Kamchatka is preparing to receive nuclear submarine cruisers for new projects.

April 13: current information on coronavirus in the Far East
Digest of regional events and latest statistics