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King Mindaugas Hussar Battalion (KMHB)

 

King Mindaugas Hussar Battalion deployed in Panevėžys district, Pajuostis village is one of subdivisions of the Land Force.

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Today the King Mindaugas Battalion is supported with modern weaponry, equipment, techniques and modern communications equipment. A total of 300 personnel serve in the King Mindaugas Battalion, among this number 285 persons are professional military servicemen. Many of them have gained much experience not only during multinational exercises but during international operations as well.  

The Battalion's soldiers participate in military exercises and other military cooperation projects in Lithuania and abroad. The troops are ready to provide assistance to civil authorities during disasters, to respond to terrorists attacks and to other threats of a non-military nature.

1st COY tactical training 

The King Mindaugas Battalion has signed cooperation agreements with Panevėžys municipality, Lithuanian Riflemen Union, Panevėžys district Supreme police department and its units, Panevėžys district Firefighter department, Panevėžys district high schools and gymnasiums. Battalion soldiers represent military by visiting school and participating in events. Beside this schoolchildren excursions are organized every month to the battalion; on the Public and Military Day (the 3rd Sunday in May) the Battalion organizes an Open Doors Day.

The Battalion's servicemen have good conditions for leisure activities - there are officers' and sergeants' clubs in the Battalion's territory, large and constantly renewed library, sports and wrestling halls, a stadium, basketball and volleyball grounds.

 

 

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BATTALION MOTTO: OH LORD HELP US - IT IS THE HONOUR AND FREEDOM OF THE HOMELAND WE DEFEND!

 
 
 
 

 
 
 

 

Updated on: 2014-03-14
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