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On June 30, 2021, on the eve of the celebration of the 91st anniversary of the formation of the Airborne Forces in Moscow, servicemen, veterans of the “winged guard” troops took part in commemorative events.

Under the leadership of the Deputy Commander of the Airborne Forces for military-political work, Major General Viktor Kupchishin, the laying of fresh flowers at the monument to one of the founders of the troops – Hero of the Soviet Union, Army General Vasily Filippovich Margelov on Khoroshevskoe highway in the capital took place.

The event was attended by officers of the Command of the Airborne Forces, Chairman of the Central Board of the All-Russian Union of Public Associations of Airborne Troops “Union of Russian Paratroopers” Valery Yuryev, veterans of troops from Moscow and the Moscow Region, a company of the guard of honor, which marched in solemn march at the foot of the memorial, military students -patriotic clubs and a garrison military band.

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