Command for Deployment of the Timok Brigade
Command for Deployment of the Timok Brigade is intended to lay a foundation for the growth and development of a war unit’s operational capabilities.
It is located in garrison Zaječar, in the barracks “Nikola Pašić”.
Command for Deployment of the Timok Brigade comprises HQ, HQ Company and Logistic Company.
Lieutenant Colonel Saša Todorov is the Commander of the Command for Deployment of the Timok Brigade.
Tasks of the CfD Timok Brigade
Command for Deployment of the Timok Brigade is tasked with:
- Training of commands and units,
- Improvement of the operational capabilities and growth of the Timok Brigade’s capacities,
- Provision of logistic support in the garrison Zaječar, and
- Garrison affairs.
Background of the CfD Timok Brigade
It was established through reorganization of the 5th Training Centre.
October 19 is celebrated as the Day of the unit, in remembrance of the day when the French General Gambet’s cavalry unit entered and liberated Zaječar in World War 1.
Timok Brigade Development Command continues the glorious tradition of the 9th Infantry Brigade, which, through fighting endeavours, left its mark in the World War 2 and wars led on the territory of the former SFRY.
Address: Šljivarski Put St., Zaječar
Phone: +381 (0) 19 423-287
Fax: +381 (0) 422-034