Thursday, January 31, 2013

Cities of Military Glory Theme of Russian Stamps

First Day of Issue: January 30, 2013 - Russia

Russia has issued a set of six new postage stamps honoring Cities of Military Glory.

The stamps were issued to honor individual cities for their courage, fortitude and heroism displayed by the defenders of the city in the fight for the freedom and independence of the Fatherland.

The cities chosen in 2013 are Arkhangelsk, Bryansk, Volokolamsk, Kalach-on-Don, Kozelsky, and Nalchik.

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