Garnisonen I Sør-Varanger
Coordinates: 69°43′33″N 29°53′29″E / 69.725781°N 029.891294°E / 69.725781; 029.891294
|Garrison of Sør-Varanger|
|Type||Long range reconnaissance patrol / border guard|
|Colors||Umbra green beret|
|Mascot||Vargen (the wolf)|
Jan Sigmund Østbø
The Garrison of Sør-Varanger (Norwegian: Garnisonen i Sør-Varanger, GSV) is a military camp of the Norwegian Army located at Høybuktmoen in Sør-Varanger, Norway, next to Kirkenes Airport, Høybuktmoen. The garrison is organized as a battalion and its main job is guard the 196-kilometer (122 mi) Norway–Russia border. It consists of the Training Company (GRKP/U), the Support Company (GAKP) and the Border Company (GRKP). The garrison also has an NCO school.
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