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Dokshit White movement

Dokshit White movement

If Baron Ungern carried out his plans, in Russia now, perhaps, there would be no regions, but aimags December 29 - 124 from the birthday of Baron Roman Ungern von Sternberg (1885-1921) - ...
E-3 Project

E-3 Project

The formation of the Soviet plans for the exploration of the moon began with a letter that 28 of January 1958, Sergey Pavlovich Korolev and Mstislav Vsevolodovich Keldysh sent to the CPSU Central Committee. It formulated two ...
About the myths of old and new

About the myths of old and new

What are the mistakes and missed by the popular historian? The name of Alexey Isaev today is very well known to all Russians interested in the military chronicle of our country. He is often invited on television and ...
Treason 1941 of the Year (part of 1)

Treason 1941 of the Year (part of 1)

One of the most mysterious moments in the history of our country is 1941 year. Mysterious, not only for us, but also for the soldiers who passed through this year. Paradoxical year. Heroism defenders ...
Treason 1941 of the Year (part of 2)

Treason 1941 of the Year (part of 2)

The very first large-scale capture of the Soviet troops is known for the 3 and 10 armies of the Western Front, located in the Belostok salient. Here, as part of the 10 army was located the most powerful in number and ...
Animals in military service

Animals in military service

Since ancient times, they have been helping people in hard military service, who are they? ...
Deep intelligence

Deep intelligence

I had to hear different stories, but I frankly say that I did not hear that. Her intelligence officer Tolstov Alexey Nikodimovich told me. Here it is you word for word: You have to notice that civil ...
Loyal russia

Loyal russia

Like any state that has a long history, Russia has a vast experience of military and diplomatic alliances. In the harsh struggle for a place in the sun on the political map of the world, our state ...
From "Birmingham" to "Pennsylvania"

From "Birmingham" to "Pennsylvania"

“... One cannot think for a moment that the landing of a biplane in a quiet harbor and its takeoff from a large and clumsy platform have something to do with real naval aviation. The only possible ...
Emperors

Emperors

For four years Rome endured the wild antics of the emperor Caligula. But there is a limit to everything. And now 24 January, January 41 n. er a group of praetorian soldiers led by the commander of the palace guard broke ...
About grenades and grenadiers

About grenades and grenadiers

The use of grenades has a long history. The first progenitors of grenades were known before the invention of gunpowder. They were made from the bark of trees, papyrus, clay, glass used mainly ...
Grandmaster Cunning

Grandmaster Cunning

For each officer of the Russian army, getting a reward for military valor and courage of a nominal weapon has always been welcome and honorable. And although it did not provide for exquisite precious jewelery, ...
Counter strike on states

Counter strike on states

It is believed that during the Second World War, the territory of the United States proper was not subjected to raids by Japanese aircraft. However, this is not quite true! In the Land of the Rising Sun there was one pilot who in ...
Outstanding designer

Outstanding designer

This year marks the 90th anniversary of the birth of the outstanding designer-gunsmith, creator of the legendary SVD sniper rifle, Evgeny Fedorovich Dragunov. Evgeny Fedorovich Dragunov was born ...
Superheavy tank "K-Wagen" ("Colossal")

Superheavy tank "K-Wagen" ("Colossal")

In May 1918, an Italian officer, military aviation apologist J. Douai, decided to make his views public in the form of the science fiction novel Winged Victory. In the book he “supplied” Germany with two thousand ...
Kamikaze: heroes or insane suicides?

Kamikaze: heroes or insane suicides?

Is there a culture in the world for which a person is ready to die only to carry with him an insignificant part of the enemy army? With a heart full of patriotism, sit at the helm of the aircraft, ...
Dose of cheerfulness for the "universal soldier"

Dose of cheerfulness for the "universal soldier"

After a grand military victory in the Franco-Prussian war 1870 – 1871. a strange epidemic broke out in Germany: many soldiers and officers returning from the war were sick ... with morphinism! ...
Time heroes

Time heroes

Having failed in organizing the invasion of England, Hitler decided to "try military happiness" in the East, deciding thereby to repeat the fatal mistake of Germany during the First World War - to fight for two ...
Another truth

Another truth

“The most faithful and infallible court of the public about the chief of gendarmes will be at a time when it will not be,” wrote Benkendorf himself about himself. But he could hardly even imagine how far this time would be ...
How the “allies” helped the whites

How the “allies” helped the whites

The allies provided assistance insofar as: on the one hand, measures were taken so that the Bolsheviks did not gain a decisive upper hand, but on the other, so that the whites could not overthrow them. “We are Russia ...
How the “allies” helped the white (part of 2)

How the “allies” helped the white (part of 2)

At first glance, and the white armies life is getting better. “From the beginning of 1919, we received 558 guns from the British, 12 tanks, 1 685 522 projectile and 160 million gun ammunition,” writes Denikin. More sailed ...
The secret of life and death Chapaeva

The secret of life and death Chapaeva

During the first three years of the Civil War, Vasily Chapaev did so much that in the twenties he was counted among the “faces of the saints” by Stalin himself. He died in 1919, and in 1934, according to the diaries of his comrade ...