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Armored Academy

at Cold Mountain. Looking ahead, we note that in the future to place there tank School, and a robin – uchilischny landfill. In the summer of 1935 the commander and commissar of the 4 th Tank Regiment was appointed Ilya Dubinsky, who had just graduated from the Armored Academy in Moscow. Subsequently, he left fairly detailed memories of service in our area. Including – and for meetings with foreigners. The first foreigner who had to meet on arrival to a new duty station, was, in fact, not even foreigner, but rather aliens.

Chief of Staff of the 4 th Tank Regiment, was born in distant Korea. His name was Hong Eui Pe. Guerrillas Dalnevostochnik, was educated at the Frunze Academy, distinguished as the commander recalled Regiment, "as a closed mind, like a person. Answered questions clearly, concisely and comprehensively. Not a single superfluous word, no zryashnogo ejaculation. Gestures did not know this, seemingly carved out of stone, man. " By the way, Hong St ne was not the first Koreans who had to swallow the dust landfill during the summer exercises. At least two of his compatriots – Hion Hon Hyn (other sources – Han Yang Cat) and Yong Il Peng visited here more years thirty years ago, while studying, at the request of the Korean Emperor, Chuguyivske infantry cadet school. Subsequently, they participated in military operations in the Russian military units and have received military awards of the Russian Empire. Make a brilliant military career as well could have and Hong Eui Pe.

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