Disclosed the contents of the note which the President of Russia Vladimir Putin gave the veteran Nicholas Black during the opening ceremony of the memorial to Soviet soldiers near Rzhev.
As found telegram-channel Mash, the note was addressed to the girl who accompanied the veteran. On it Putin left his autograph and wrote: “Ekaterina Sergeevna, with respect.”
Catherine had long dreamed to get an autograph of the President and spoke about his desire for the veteran. He, in turn, conveyed the request of the girl Vladimir Putin.
As reported by “the Rambler”, the presidents of Russia and Belarus Vladimir Putin and Alexander Lukashenko took part in the opening ceremony of the memorial to Soviet soldiers near Rzhev.
The memorial is dedicated to the memory of the fallen in the battle in 1942-1943 during the great Patriotic war. Work on the construction lasted two years. The Central feature of the monument is a 25-foot bronze sculpture of a Soviet soldier, there is a flock of flying cranes. In the battles of Rzhev killed more than 1.3 million people.