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Norrbotten Regiment

The Norrbotten Regiment (Norrbottens regemente), designation I 19, is a Swedish Army arctic armoured, light infantry and ranger regiment that traces its origins back to the 19th century. [1]

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Arctic

The Arctic (f) is a polar region located at the northernmost part of the Earth.

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Arméns Jägarbataljon

Arméns jägarbataljon, AJB (in English, the Army Ranger Battalion), also known by its old name '''Norrlands Dragoner''' or '''K 4''' is a detachment of Norrbotten Regiment, I 19 and has its base in Arvidsjaur, in the Norrbotten county of Sweden.

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Armoured warfare

Armoured warfare or tank warfare is the use of armoured fighting vehicles in modern warfare.

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Battalion

A battalion is a military unit.

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Battle of Fraustadt

The Battle of Fraustadt (or battle of Wschowa) was fought on 2 February 1706 (O.S.) / 3 February 1706 (Swedish calendar) / 13 February 1706 (N.S.) between Sweden and Saxony-Poland and their Russian allies near Fraustadt (present-day Wschowa) in Poland.

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Battle of Klissow

The Battle of Klissow took place on July 8 (Julian calendar) / July 9 (Swedish calendar) / July 19, 1702 (Gregorian calendar) near Kliszów, Poland-Lithuania, during the Great Northern War.

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Battle of Landskrona

The Battle of Landskrona was fought on the Ylleshed moor, outside the town of Landskrona, in southern Sweden on July 14, 1677, between Sweden and Denmark.

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Battle of Malatitze

The Battle of Molyatichi (Swedish: Malatitze), also known as the Battle of Dobroye, took place on August 31, 1708 at Molyatichi (present-day Belarus near the Russian border) during the Great Northern War.

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Battle of Strömstad

The Battle of Strömstad took place on July 19, 1717 at Strömstad during the Great Northern War.

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Bo Pellnäs

Bo Pellnäs (born 22 October 1939 in Stockholm) is a retired Brigadier (överste av första graden) in the Swedish Army.

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Boden Engineer Regiment

The Boden Engineer Regiment (Bodens ingenjörregemente), designations Ing 4, Ing 3 and Ingbat/I 19, was a Swedish Army engineer regiment, one of the few new formations raised in the 20th century.

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Boden, Sweden

Boden (Suttes, Meänkieli: Puuti, Suttes) is a locality and the seat of Boden Municipality in Norrbotten County, Sweden with 18,277 inhabitants in 2010.

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Crossing of the Düna

The Crossing of the Düna (also known as Battle of Riga) took place during the Great Northern War on July 8 (Julian calendar) / July 9 (Swedish calendar) / July 19 (Gregorian calendar) 1701 near the city of Riga, present-day Latvia.

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Ivar Holmquist

Carl Axel Fredrik Ivar Holmquist (22February 1879 – 24September 1954) was a Swedish officer and sports official.

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Lapland Rifle Regiment

The Lapland Ranger Regiment (Lapplands jägarregemente), designations I 22, I 22/Fo 66 and I 22/GJ 66, was a Swedish Army light infantry regiment, one of the few new formations raised in the 20th century.

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Light infantry

Light infantry (or skirmishers) are soldiers whose job was to provide a skirmishing screen ahead of the main body of infantry, harassing and delaying the enemy advance.

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List of Swedish regiments

This is a list of Swedish regiments and other military units (divisions, brigades, battalions, companies) that have existed since the 16th century.

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Nils Swedlund

Nils Per Robert Swedlund (16May 1898 – 28June 1965) was a General of the Swedish Army, he was Commander in Chief from 1951 to 1961.

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Norrbotten

Norrbotten (English meaning: North Bothnia) is a Swedish province (landskap) in northernmost Sweden.

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Norrbotten Armoured Battalion

The Norrbotten Armoured Battalion (Norrbottens pansarbataljon), designation Pbat/I 19 or P 5, is a Swedish Army armoured battalion, one of the few new formations raised in the 20th century.

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Norrbotten Brigade

Norrbotten Brigade (Norrbottensbrigaden), also IB 19, NB 19 or MekB 19, was a Swedish Army armoured brigade located in the province of Norrbotten.

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Norrbotten Regiment

The Norrbotten Regiment (Norrbottens regemente), designation I 19, is a Swedish Army arctic armoured, light infantry and ranger regiment that traces its origins back to the 19th century.

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Norrland Signal Regiment

The Norrland Signal Regiment (Norrlands signalregemente), designations Ing 3 det, S 1 B, S 3 and Signbat/I 19, was a Swedish Army signal regiment, one of the few new formations raised in the 20th century.

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Provinces of Sweden

The provinces of Sweden, Sveriges landskap, are historical, geographical and cultural regions.

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Recruit training

Recruit training, more commonly known as Basic Training and colloquially called boot camp, is the initial indoctrination and instruction given to new military personnel, enlisted and officer.

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Regiment

A regiment is a title used by some military units.

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Ski warfare

Ski warfare, the use of ski-equipped troops in war, is first recorded by the Danish historian Saxo Grammaticus in the 13th century.

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Special forces

Special forces and special operations forces are military units trained to perform unconventional missions.

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Swedish Army

The Swedish Army (Armén) is a branch of the Swedish Armed Forces; it is in charge of land operations.

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Västerbotten Regiment

The Västerbotten Regiment (Västerbottens regemente), designations I 19, I XIX, I 20 and I 20/Fo 61, was a Swedish Army infantry regiment that traced its origins back to the 16th century.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norrbotten_Regiment

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