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  • 1914. The blog of Nicholas II: record at 14-15 (27-28) September

    - Up to 10 hours. I came to Alec and detained so late significantly to mass. Had Breakfast Dmitry Pavlovich, who came from the army with orders from Nicolosi. So it was nice to see him and George cross on his chest... After the usual reports took Khan Nakhichevan, arrived with a slight wound in the arm from the war... In 2 1/2 took different Directors of banks, donated 2 million rubles for the needs of war. Rode with Alex in Gatchina"...

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  • 1914. The blog of Nicholas II: writing for 10-13 (23-26) September

    - At 10 o'clock the four of us went with Olga and Tatiana in Petrograd in Nikolaev military hospital, where she visited about 280 wounded... Having received the report Markov, went with her daughters bike around Babolovsky Park... After the report Barca took žilina, which just passed the high command of the armies of the North-Western front General Ruzsky. Had Breakfast... Made a walk together and took a ride on the boats...

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  • 1914. The blog of Nicholas II: writing for 9 (22) September

    The weather became cooler. Between reports received encouraging news that under Yaroslav in Galicia waving our flag. In the afternoon rode with her daughters on the bike. Then walked 1, went in a kayak. In 6 hours. took Sazonova. Was reading. The evening was free.

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  • 1914. The German auxiliary cruiser "Betania" captured by the British

    Received a message about the capture of the British German steamer "Betania", engaged in the supply of coal and provisions of the German cruiser "Dresden" and "Karlsruhe", operating in the ocean. "Bethany" there were armed auxiliary cruisers, but their guns the Germans had thrown overboard before the British took possession of the prize. Captured the British steamer was taken in Kingston, Jamaica.

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  • 1914. Firing the guns in the sky above the Mons

    Duel in the air occurred in the vicinity of Mons (Belgium). Pilots of airplanes and their accompanying officers tried to kill each other from the automatic revolvers. The shooting lasted about half an hour. German Aviator surrendered.

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  • "1914. Let rise all Russia on the feat of arms"

    on September 24, in the State Museum-preserve "Gatchina" opens historical documentary inter-Museum exhibition dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the beginning of the First world war. The exhibits for the exhibition will provide the largest St. Petersburg museums, public archives and private collectors.

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  • 1914. About the use of Austrians exploding bullets

    During the capture of the Austrian field fortifications in embossed positions detected a significant amount of exploding bullets, prepared for use in a special sealed bag, and machine-gun belts. Also found many rasstilanii cartridges of the same nature.

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  • 1914. American children made gifts European orphans

    American Newspapers are full of appeals, inviting children to save money given to them for treats and fun. Collecting million Fund for the purchase of gifts already open... At the head of the Committee of the Christmas ship" became President Wilson.

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  • In the village my grandfather in the army

    Due to incorrect addressing tens of thousands of letters to the army cannot be delivered to the destination. The abnormality is that on the envelope is written: "regular army" and then who, without any guidance or control, where is the destination.

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  • 1914. Празднование столетия М.Ю. Лермонтова отложено

    Как сообщает «Русский инвалид», Министерство народного просвещения, в виду происходящих чрезвычайных событий, призвало в день годовщины со дня рождения М.Ю. Лермонтова ограничиться лишь совершением в учебных заведениях панихиды по поэту, отложив празднование юбилея до более благоприятного времени.

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  • 1914. Das ist Nesteroff!

    8 сентября 1914 года около городка Жолква русский авиатор Петр Нестеров совершил воздушный таран самолета противника. Легкий «Моран» Нестерова и тяжелый двухместный «Альбатрос» австрийцев упали на землю. Экипажи аэропланов погибли.

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  • Russian troops entered Hungary

    Fighting in Sopotskin and Druskonis ended with the retreat of the Germans. The sallies of the garrison of Przemysl remain unsuccessful. Pass the Village of defeated enemy unit, the captured artillery and many prisoners. Troops entered Hungary.

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  • 1914. Feat Jew Osmose

    Feat volunteer Jew Osmose, Sokolovsko two Germans and saved the flag of the regiment. Hero seriously wounded.

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  • 1914: the Destruction of Rheims Cathedral

    The destruction of Rheims Cathedral - loss is invaluable. Died monument which has no equal and never will be. Died, perhaps the greatest is the life-giving spirit, the inspiration of the superhuman, the Cathedral, rich genius centuries.

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