For two years, the First World War. They had to fight on the Western Front. It was their allied duty. This was the payment of the Russian state for weapon and loans extended to the government of Nicholas II by the Entente countries, mainly by France.
What was the fate of Russian soldiers on the fronts of the First World War? What happened to the soldiers of the Russian Expeditionary Force when Russia was shaken by the revolutionary events of 1917 of the year? About this in the film tell the historians of Russia and France.