April 22, 2018 in the commune Courcy (Department of Marne, France) will be a series of events in conjunction with the 101st anniversary of the commune’s liberation by soldiers of the Russian Expeditionary Force.
It is now public knowledge that the Polish authorities plan to exhume the remains of Soviet soldiers buried in the town of Starachowice (Świętokrzyskie voivodship) and replace them to the military cemetery in Kielce. Scientific director of the Russian Military Historical Society Mikhail Myagkov commented on this information.
April 13, 2018 the city of Nowy Targ (Poland) will host an international conference "Partnership dialogue on issues of preservation historical and cultural heritage". On April 14, a solemn opening ceremony (after restoration) of the cemetery to Soviet soldiers in the town of Proszowice will take place.
The Imperial Russian Military Historical Society - one of the four Imperial Societies, along with the Russian Geographical Society, the Russian Historical Society and the Orthodox Palestine Society - was created by the Decree of Emperor Nicholas II in 1907, ceased its activity in 1917.