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The servicemen of the Operational Group of Russian Forces in the Transnistrian region of the Republic of Moldova discovered historical inscriptions made over 100 years ago in honor of the defense of Sevastopol and the victory over Turkey.

The inscriptions were under a layer of plaster on one of the buildings in the military town. They testify to the basing in the region of the 56th Zhytomyr Infantry Regiment and its differences: “Regimental St. pacification of Transylvania in 1849 “, signs on the caps with the inscription:” For the crossing of the Danube at Zimnitsa on June 15 and beyond Shipka in 1877 “.

Servicemen of the OGRV PRRM plan to preserve the artifacts in their original form.

In 1811 in Moscow, by order of His Imperial Majesty, the Tarnopol regiment was created. Four years later, on October 5, 1815, the regiment received a new name and began to be called the Zhytomyr 56th Infantry Regiment of His Imperial Majesty Grand Duke Nikolai Nikolaevich.

Since the end of the 19th century. and before the outbreak of the First World War, the 56th Zhitomir regiment was stationed in Tiraspol.

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