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Uniforms of Slovak soldiers of the WWII period were presented in UzhNU

Uniforms of Slovak soldiers of the WWII period were presented in UzhNU

On the 30th of October an exhibition "Uniforms and insignia of the armed corps of the Slovak Republic of 1939-1945" was opened in the History Museum of UzhNU.

The opening of the exhibition was a continuation of the presentation of the collection of the International Scientific Conference "Subcarpathian Ruthenia during the Second World War." Public association "Museum of the Armed Forces of the Slovak Republic of 1939-1945" represented by visitors from the Czech Republic and Slovakia was the organizer of the event.

Students and postgraduate students of the Faculty of History of Uzhhorod National University attended the introductory lecture by Martin Lacko, a Slovak historian and researcher of the Nation’s Memory Institute in Bratislava on "The nature and main milestones of the Slovak Republic history of 1939-1945". The description of the exhibition was given by František Gaydosh, the head of the association "Museum of the Armed Forces of the Slovak Republic of 1939-1945".

After the official part, students were able to talk to the organizers who are experts in the history of World War II and view the exhibits.

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