January 01, 2019

Legionnaire Photographer



Photos captured by an unknown Czech Legionnaire, during those troops’ long sojourn in Russia from 1916-1919, and their movement east across the country to eventual departure from Vladivostok. For more information on the Czech Legion, see Russian Life May/June 2016, and March/April 2012.


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